Gerry Macken has been announced as the new interim chief executive at the Digital Hub. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Irish Times

The former head of the Dublin City Enterprise Board Gerry Macken has been appointed as interim chief executive at the Digital Hub.Mr Macken joins the (...)

 Pat Rabbitte, Edel Flynn, chief executive of Digital Hub, and Bob Crompton, Knightsbridge Student Housing. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dublin’s Digital Hub is to benefit from a €40 million investment in the construction of accommodation for almost 500 st(...)

The Vice Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Mr Ma Kai (centre), with Edel Flynn, CEO of the Digital Hub Development Agency (right), at the Digital Hub, in Dublin, during a visit to Ireland last October. Photograph: Press Association

The Dublin-based Digital Hub attracted 23 new companies to its “cluster” last year, bringing the total number of firms at the specialised enterprise c(...)

A vacant site on Thomas Street, Dublin. The Thomas Street Business Association is working to improve the appearance and the perception of the street. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Thomas Street in the southwest inner city took a terrible battering during the boom. The tide that supposedly lifted all boats almost sank the already(...)

The number of vacant buildings in the capital has risen significantly. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The number of vacant buildings in Dublin has increased by nearly 60 per cent in just four years, according to Dublin City Council. Figures from the co(...)

Online transactions now account for more than 15 per cent or €4.1 billion of sales by Irish retailers annually, according to Ibec group Retail Ireland.

Online transactions now account for more than 15 per cent or €4.1 billion of sales by Irish retailers annually. A survey published by th(...)