The number of mortgage accounts in arrears continued to fall in the second quarter of 2015, according to new figures from the Central Bank. Photo: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The number of mortgage accounts in arrears continued to fall in the second quarter of 2015, marking the eight consecutive quarter of decline, accordin(...)

British Airways owner International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) has said it now controls 98.05 per cent of Aer Lingus. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

British Airways owner International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) has said it now controls Aer Lingus, with the deadline for the Irish airline’s s(...)

Tony Smurfit (left) has succeeded  Gary McCann  as group chief executive officer  of Smurfit Kappa. Photo: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Packaging group Smurfit Kappa has appointed Tony Smurfit as group chief executive. Mr Smurfit succeeds Gary McGann, who retired last month. Smurfit Ka(...)

An average of 114 start-ups were formed every day in August according to credit and business risk analyst, Vision-net.

An average of 114 start-ups were formed every day in August according to credit and business risk analyst, Vision-net. In total, 3,094 start-ups were (...)

Mainstay Medical chief executive Peter Crosby.  Mainstay has announced positive clinical results of the ReActiv8-A clinical trial, which it plans to use to support its submission for CE Mark approval.

Irish medical devices firm Mainstay Medical has reported a $1.5 million increase in operating expenses to $6.3 million (€5.6 million) for in the six m(...)

Richard Fitzgerald, Jessica Kahawaty, Casey Fitzgerald, Simon Harrington, and Heidi Schnittger  at the launch of Lovin Dubai

Lovin Dublin, the food blog and restaurant review site founded by Irish entrepreneur Niall Harbison, is expanding to Dubai. A new site – Lovin Dubai –(...)

 Croke Park: current Internet of Things projects under way in the stadium include monitoring pitch quality and stadium microclimate. Photograph: Alan Betson

The burgeoning global Internet of Things (IoT) market will see more than 25 billion devices connected to the internet by 2020. Research firm Internati(...)

Results from Harvey Norman Holdings are due to be released tomorrow
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AirSpeed Telecom has signed a three-year deal worth €250,000 with law firm William Fry. Headquartered in Dublin, William Fry completed one of the lar(...)

Mortgages totalling €532 million were approved last month, which is the strongest level of mortgage approvals since the series began in 2011.

Mortgages totalling €532 million were approved last month, according to latest report from the Banking and Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI), which i(...)