Prim-Ed Publishing chief executive Seamus McGuinness

Co Wexford-based Prim-Ed Publishing has bought out global partner RIC Publications in a €15 million deal in a move that will see the company double it(...)

Some 45 per cent of the new jobs created over the past five years came directly from exports,  Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton said. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Fine Gael is the only party contesting the election with a strategy to grow business in order to create jobs, according to Minister for Enterprise and(...)

Anita Finnegan: “The FDA published a cybersecurity guidance document that outlined requirements for medical device manufacturers.”

The idea of a malevolent individual hacking a critical medical device may sound like the stuff of crime fiction, but it is well within the realms of p(...)

 Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton: “This is another great boost for the northside, coming hot on the heels of other recent announcements for this area.” Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Irish education technology company Shaw Academy is to create 40 jobs at its Dublin office in the next six months, and it is planning further expansion(...)

The Government has set up a €5 million Health Innnovation Hub designed to encourage private sector companies and the health services to jointly develop products and research for patients.

The Government has set up a €5 million Health Innnovation Hub designed to encourage private sector companies and the health services to jointly develo(...)

SecuRetract founder Conor O’Shea: his retractor, due to go on sale the start of 2017, is aimed at laparoscopic surgeons worldwide

Conor O’Shea is a postgraduate researcher at UCC with a penchant for invention. An engineer by training, O’Shea has come up with a new design for the (...)

Almost 30 per cent of women who came into the workplace in the past decade don’t feel there are female role models in senior positions for them to emulate

In a year when the general election will feature female gender quotas for the first time, diversity in Irish businesses is – to borrow a political ca(...)

Richard Watson, investment manager, Dublin BIC and Gavan Walsh, founder and chief executive of iCabbi.

Technology company iCabbi is set to expand as it pursues its goal of becoming the largest technology provider to taxi companies in Ireland, the UK, a(...)

Ian Dodson, Ken Fitzpatrick and Anthony Quigley of the Digital Marketing Institute (DMI), which has announced the creation of 34 new jobs

CHARLIE TAYLOR Three firms are to create over 120 jobs across the island of Ireland, it was confirmed on Thursday. The Digital Marketing Institute ((...)

Patricia Scanlon, founder of SoapBox Labs: collected voice samples from 9,000 children to underpin her technology

Learning to read is a huge step in every child’s development and most children get there sooner or later. But Patricia Scanlon, founder of SoapBox Lab(...)