IDA chief executive Martin Shanahan welcomed Agora’s decision to expand its operations in Ireland

Agora Publishing has announced plans to create 100 jobs in the South East over the next three years as part of a major expansion.Agora said it is to e(...)

Dell is to create 100 research and development jobs at its Limerick campus. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Dell is to create 100 research and development jobs at its Limerick campus.The company, which employs around 900 people at the facility in Raheen, is (...)

From left-right, David Schneider, Robert Gentz and Rubin Ritter of Zalando,   ring the bell during the initial public offering of the company, at the Frankfurt stock exchange last year.  The online fashion platform is to crete 200 jobs in Dublin over the next three years.

Online fashion platform Zalando has opened a research and development centre in Dublin, which will see 200 jobs created over the next three years. The(...)

Alan Duffy, chief executive of HSBC: ‘Policy makers need to make sure that Ireland captures the opportunity provided by this increasingly significant source of capital by replicating the hard work put into previous target markets.’ Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The slowing economy reflects what premier Li Keqiang calls the “new normal” of slower, but better, economic growth.China is looking to the domestic ma(...)

 A survey of athletes at the London Olympics in 2012 by a team from University College London  found  55 per cent had  cavities, 45 per cent tooth erosion and 76 per cent  gum disease. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Fit and athletic men and women are increasingly suffering from cavities because of the growing consumption of “healthy” sports drinks, the new presid(...)

IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan said financial services continues to be a high growth sector in Ireland. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

International Financial Data Services (IFDS), a global provider of outsourced administration and technology solutions, is to create 75 jobs in Dublin.(...)

With the prospect of an improving economic climate, there is now an opportunity to take better account of the fact that the yields from successful science, technology and innovation investments are medium to longer term.

The Government’s plan to prepare a new strategy for science, technology and innovation (SSTI) is timely. It comes on foot of a decade that started wit(...)

Orla Gavin and Anna Scally of KPMG at SXSW. “I was in San Francisco before SXSW and the similarities between there and our Silicon Docks in Dublin is striking,” says Ms Scally

KPMG tax partner Anna Scally experienced the organised chaos that is the SXSW festival on a recent trip to the US and believes there is much Ireland c(...)

Trinity Biotech Manufacturing at the IDA Business Park at Southern Cross in Bray, Co Wicklow

A high-quality office building rented on a long-term lease by Trinity Biotech Manufacturing at the IDA Business Park at Southern Cross in Bray, Co Wic(...)

Simon Coveney at the helm of his yacht ‘Wavetrain’ during Tuesday’s racing at Cork Week. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Minister for Defence Simon Coveney has said that there has been “no final decision” on offering a British sports consultancy an opportunity to run an(...)