A new fibre broadband service unveiled in Cavan town will allow download speeds comparable to cities such as Tokyo and Hong Kong

A new fibre broadband service unveiled in Cavan town will allow download speeds comparable to cities such as Tokyo and Hong Kong. ESB and Vodafone sai(...)

Teachers’ Union of Ireland general secretary John MacGabhann: “We repudiate the morally dubious proposition that to motivate the rich you must further enrich them but that to motivate the poor you must further impoverish them.” Photograph: Dave Meehan

Teachers and lecturers may take strike action unless they are paid equally, regardless of when they began in the profession, following a decision tak(...)

 Pat O’Doherty, chief executive of ESB. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Brighter Possibilities is the chirpy title of ESB’s annual report for 2014, which emerged on Wednesday. The report’s fine print contained several nugg(...)

 Last year’s Cool Projects event at DCU which included 250 projects from children aged seven to 17. Photograph: Conor McCabe

The call for Ireland’s best and brightest young coders is set to go out next week as CoderDojo’s Coolest Projects opens for registration. The event, w(...)

ESB’s chief executive Pat O’Doherty saidthat the results reflect “a solid performance across the group’. (Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times)

A combination of storm repair costs, declining wholesale electricity prices and impairment costs in the UK hit profitability at energy supplier ESB(...)

 Number 1, Harbourmaster Place, Dublin was originally bought for around €26 million.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Another of the original tax-driven office buildings in Dublin’s International Financial Services Centre has been sold in an off-market deal. Business(...)

Tom Stanton  had begun legal proceedings over an injury he suffered while doing postering work for Labour candidate Cllr Paula Desmond (above) at Deanrock, in Togher, on February 17th, 2011.

A father of three has settled a High Court action for damages against the Labour Party over injuries he suffered in a fall while putting up posters f(...)

Dave Shepherd, head of generation engineering at ESB International. ESB International is continuing to build its presence in the Middle East with a new €2.4 million three year contract win.

ESB International has signed a €2.4 million three year contract to provide engineering services to the Saudi Electricity Company (SEC). Under the new (...)

Claire Solon, head of estates management at the ESB, and Pauline Daly, president of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland

Anyone who took a glance around the room at last month’s Society of Chartered Surveyors annual dinner attended by more than 1,200 members will have no(...)

Union members at one of the State’s largest windfarm service providers are to go on strike as part of a row over pay increases and cuts to allowances. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Staff at one of the country’s largest windfarm service providers are to go on strike on Friday as part of a row over pay increases and cuts to allowan(...)