Helen Dixon has been appointed the new Data Protection Commissioner.

The Government has announced the appointment of Helen Dixon as the new Data Protection Commissioner.Ms Dixon, who has previously held senior managemen(...)

The committee’s recommendations on better access to finance for SMEs have been largely welcomed by the business community

Independent verification of lending rates across the banking sector is one of 25 recommendations contained in a new report on access to finances for S(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny unveils his new Cabinet in the Dáil this afternoon.

A Cheann Comhairle, I wish to inform the House that the President, acting on my advice, has accepted the resignations of Deputy Pat Rabbitte, Deput(...)

Fine Gael TD Regina Doherty has said the issue of who is given the jobs portfolio should be about policy and not personality. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Fine Gael TD Regina Doherty has said the issue of who is given the jobs portfolio should be about policy and not personality. Ms Doherty, who has been(...)

David Finlay, Trinity College Dublin, and Orla O’Sullivan, of Teagasc, at the announcement of some ¤23 million in awards to early and mid-stage researchers through Science Foundation Ireland in Dublin today. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A very different kind of tattoo could provide a way to help diagnose conditions such as liver failure and eczema outbreaks, according to a young resea(...)

Siptu vice-president Patricia King
, vice president SIPTU
 has written to Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, seeking an urgent meeting on the Bausch &
Lomb closure threat. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Siptu representatives at staff at Bausch & Lomb’s Waterford plant were to meet local politicians at 2pm today following the eye health product com(...)

Labour backbencher Ciara Conway has formally announced her candidacy for the deputy leadership but has vowed not to accept any cabinet or junior ministry if elected party deputy leader. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Labour backbencher Ciara Conway has vowed not to accept any cabinet or junior ministry if elected party deputy leader and will use the position to bri(...)

A significant number of so-called accountants operate outside the regulated sector. In most major European countries the law prohibits abuse of the term ‘accountant’

When is an accountant not really an accountant? And what about a engineer? Consumers may believe they understand the qualifications of someone they(...)

 Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton,  speaking to media on Kildare Street following the announcement by Bausch and Lomb yesterday.

IDA Ireland chief executive Barry O’Leary has called on workers at the Bausch & Lomb plant in Waterford to weigh up their options carefully before(...)

Financial services firm DMS Offshore Investment Services is to create 50 jobs at its European operations centre in Dublin. The new roles will b(...)