Speaking at the Construction Industry Federation annual conference, Louise Phelan said the rental situation has reached a crisis point and could impact on foreign direct investment

Paypal has begun asking staff to make spare rooms available to new employees, because of the shortage of rental accommodation, according to the compan(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with Tánaiste Joan Burton at the launch of the Government’s Capital Investment Plan, at Heuston station, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Government on Tuesday announced a capital plan worth €27 billion over the next six years. The capital programme aims to provide for major infrastr(...)

“The hottest start up at the web summit was the web summit itself”

So long to the Web Summit, which is leaving Dublin for Lisbon in 2016. The face of the Web Summit, Paddy Cosgrave, is everything Irish people pretend (...)

I ate five whole blueberries from my garden this year. Yes, yes, I know, it’s a risible amount, especially when compared to last year’s bountiful harv(...)

The Government has come under fire since it was announced on Wednesday the Web Summit would be held in Lisbon from 2016.

As businesses counted the cost of losing the Web Summit to Portugal for the next three years, the value of the event to Dublin was up for debate. With(...)

Specialist student lender Future Finance is to create 50 jobs over the next two years as part of a major expansion across Europe, including Ireland. (...)

Lad Lane apartments were  built by the late PV Doyle of the Doyle Hotel Group and subsequently sold to Treasury Holdings

Property fund Iput has acquired a 30-year-old block of apartments at Lad Lane in Dublin’s south inner city where it already owns an office block and h(...)

The Rhatigan Property Group challenged the right of  Beltany Properties to appoint a receiver to the Radisson Blu Hotel on Golden Lane in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Rhatigan Property Group and merchant bank Goldman Sachs have settled a legal battle over an €80 million debt and the ownership of a high-profile h(...)

Councillor and Lord Mayor of Cork Chris O’Leary has challenged Cork Chamber over its support for the proposed merger of Cork city and county councils. Photograph: The Irish Times

The Lord Mayor of Cork has challenged business group Cork Chamber over its support for the proposed merger of Cork city and county councils. Cllr Chr(...)

Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton. “We are getting traction on the trade side and the investment side. Things are heading in the right direction”

China is a challenging but rewarding market for Irish companies, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, said during a visit to (...)