At the National Digital Week launch were (from left) Norah Casey, publisher; Anne O’Leary, Vodafone Ireland; Louise Phelan, PayPal; and Dee Forbes, Discovery Networks Northern Europe

Ireland’s first-ever National Digital Week took place at the beginning of this month in the west Cork town of Skibbereen. The four-day event attracted(...)

Jill Mahoney (Ballymaloe); Caroline Hands (Ballymaloe); Julieann Twomey (Kerry Foods) and Maxine Hyde (Ballymaloe) at the Bord Bia Awards. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Irish food companies were recognised at the “Oscars” of the sector yesterday evening, held to underpin growth and competitiveness and elevate the indu(...)

NetSuite CEO Zack Nelson: announced several important new  customers, including WH Smith and Prêt à Manger

The first indication of NetSuite’s intentions came in September, when it quietly posted a job advertisement for an Ireland-based EU data centre manage(...)

Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications via the cloud

California-headquartered software company Workday has announced plans to hire an additional 200 workers in Ireland over the next three years. This is (...)

While the internet is rife with stories of “mouse monitoring”, whereby the company will ring you if your mouse doesn’t move within a designated time, companies have many other ways of monitoring your performance

Fancy a free iMac, no commute and an employee discount? If that’s the case, then a work from home role with a giant of the tech world may be for you. (...)

Hibernia REIT non executive director Colm Barrington, chairman Daniel Kitchen, and non executive director,Terence O’Rourke. The group has invested or committed more than 600m on acquisitions to date

Property investment company Hibernia REIT has been admitted to the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate Index Series, the most widely-used benchmark fo(...)

A view of cliffs on Inis Meáin, one of the Aran Islands. Photograph: Getty Images

Inis Meáin’s primary school has been saved from imminent closure but it has taken the intervention of an insurance company to secure the necessary fun(...)

Konrad Feldman, co-founder and chief executive of Quantcast, at their Dublin office where they employ 75 people. Photograph: Paul Sherwood

“Building a start-up is an endless set of challenges, but part of the attraction is that it’s not straightforward,” Quantcast co-founder and chief exe(...)

Lu Wei: China’s minister of cyberspace affairs administration: Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wang Zhihong (31), who works for an American medical equipment company in Beijing, finds the best way to keep up to speed about his company’s products(...)

Twitter’s Hong Kong office will seek out mainland companies which want to advertise overseas. Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Twitter, which has its Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) headquarters in Dublin, is opening an office in Hong Kong to try to attract mainland Chine(...)