A group of Irish investors in a Radisson Blu Hotel in Southern France launched a High Court challenge Tuesday against AIB bank’s threat to take over t(...)

GradHow founders Stephen Duffy, Alan John Browne and Ben Chadwick. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Pressure-sensitive insoles, coffee that can increase memory and an esteem-building app for young people were just three of the six ideas for new busin(...)

Heineken: results out Monday
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TODAY Results: Heineken; HSBC Holdings; PostNL; Veolia Environnement. Indicators: Japanese Nikkei manufacturing PMI Final (Jul); Irish unemployment ra(...)

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Austin Duignan of Donegal Rapeseed Oil, Gary Quinn of The Irish Times and Peter Casey of Claddagh Resources at the AIB Start Up Academy in Letterkenny. Photo Clive Wasson

Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey talked about the pitfalls that caused him to go broke twice at Start-up Night in Letterkenny. “Normally I talk about en(...)

A Best Menswear outlet. Photograph: Best Menswear website

Gift vouchers for the Best Menswear clothes shop chain will be honoured during its High Court protection period, a judge has said. Ms Justice Caroline(...)

Under the SBCI initiative,  banks can offer loans at discounted rates for periods of between two and 10 years

More than 1,600 Small and medium-sized businesses have availed of loans from the State-backed Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) in its f(...)

Richard Morton, investment manager, Dublin BIC; Adrian O’Connor, chief executive of Benetel; and John Doyle, co-founder of Benetel.

Irish wireless technology company Benetel plans to create 15 jobs after it raised €750,000 in a seed funding round. The new jobs will be mainly techn(...)

John Reynolds: entitled to have the lease contract rescinded along with damages. Photograph: Collins

Businessman John Reynolds is entitled to some €684,000 arising from a judge’s findings in a dispute over the transfer of the lease of the Pod nightclu(...)

Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey will share his business insights at AIB Start-up Night in Donegal this evening.

Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey and Austin Duignan, managing director of Donegal Rapeseed Oil, will share their business insights at the Start-up Nig(...)