Shaun Murphy, managing partner, KPMG: “Our helicopter view of the economy helps identify new opportunities for innovation.”

Ireland still lags behind a number of our EU neighbours when it comes to innovation, according to a recent study from the European Commission. The Inn(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan and Barry Hawkins during their semi-final at the World Snooker Championship at The Crucible Theatre  in Sheffield, England. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Ronnie O’Sullivan gave himself the chance to earn a day off as he built on his lead over Barry Hawkins in their World Championship semi-final in Shef(...)

Alan McManus (left) and Ken Doherty in their second round match during the Dafabet World Snooker Championships at The Crucible, Sheffield. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Ronnie O’Sullivan admitted he had put Liverpool’s Premier League title quest ahead of his own needs after battling his way into the quarter-fi(...)

Niall Quinn: It was, a game that toughened me up.”

It’s easy to get confused. Take the contestant on ITV’s The Chase , as heard by a (...)

More than 750 of its 1,900 staff are based in its offices at the corner of Harcourt Street and  St Stephen’s Green. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Professional services firm KPMG is to remain in Dublin city centre after agreeing to extend until 2026 the lease on its head offices at Stokes Place o(...)

Irish Times journalist Colm Keena won in the “Economic/Business Comment” cateogry for his “incisive commentary throughout the year” at the UCD Smurfit School Business Journalist Awards today. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

Two Irish Times journalists were recognised at today’s UCD Smurfit School Business Journalist Awards, which highlight and reward excellence across Iri(...)

The company said it was looking to fill a range of 60 senior and 270 graduate trainee positions in Dublin, Belfast, Cork and Galway. The 60 senior positions will be at manager and senior manager level across the firm.

Accountancy and consultancy firm KPMG is to create 330 new jobs. The firm is looking to fill roles in the areas of audit, tax and advisory and plans (...)

Fergal O’Brien. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland’s Fergal O’Brien has beaten World championship semi-finalist Ricky Walden 5-4 in the first round of the Australian Open. World number two Mar(...)

This was a real dogfight as Wexford had to dig deep before eventually edging to a two-point victory over a luckless Carlow at Wexford Park on Saturday(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan plays a shot against Judd Trump during their semi-final  in the Betfair World Snooker Championship at the Crucible Theatre. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Defending champion Ronnie O’Sullivan clicked into gear to take control of his box-office Betfair World Championship semi-final with Judd Trump.(...)