A report by Indeed shows that 29 per cent of the Republic’s workers are employed in science and technology roles, 23 per cent more than in 2010. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

The skills gap cited as a potential threat to the State’s ability to attract new job- creating investment is narrowing, but a new survey has found th(...)

 Eddy Collier will retain a link with BGE by joining its external advisory board. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Eddy Collier, the managing director of Centrica Ireland, the owner of Bord Gáis Energy, has been tapped by its parent company for an international (...)

The new Governor of the Central Bank Philip Lane on his first day in office . Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Financial institutions must adjust to a new “post-crisis regulatory environment” which requires shifts in conduct and a more restrictive approach to b(...)

Members of the public beside a mural in Dublin’s Temple Bar area by street artist SUMS supporting a yes vote in the marriage equality  referendum. Niall Carson/PA Wire

One of the more unusual aspects of the marriage referendum was the decision of a number of US multinationals with significant operations here to enter(...)

Enda Kenny in Davos yesterday: the 90-minute debate on “rebooting the global economy” was not his natural territory, as the discussion delved into the nuances of labour patterns and emerging market developments. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It was a case of back to school for Enda Kenny as he took his seat in the Alpine High School in Davos yesterday. It was a far cry from last year when (...)

An electronic stock board  in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg

Concern about the global economy overshadowed the World Economic Forum in Davos yesterday as global stock markets hit fresh lows amid renewed alarm ab(...)

 Taoiseach, Enda Kenny and Tanaiste, Joan Burton at Kerry Group Global Centre in Naas, Co. Kildare for the launch of the Action Plan for Jobs 2016. Photograph:  Colin Keegan/ Collins

Confused by how many jobs the Government is going to create over the coming years? You’re not alone. As if proof were needed that an election is aro(...)

US financial technology company First Data is to create up to 300 jobs at a research and development (R&D) centre in Nenagh, Co Tipperary.

US financial technology company First Data is to create up to 300 jobs at a research and development (R&D) centre in Nenagh, Co Tipperary. The co(...)

Oracle’s exectutive chairman of the bBoard and chief technology officer Larry Ellison. The company is taking on 450 people in Dublin

Oracle is to add 450 sales jobs at its Dublin offices in a European-wide expansion to support the growth of its cloud computing business. The jobs re(...)

The Supreme Court will rule later on an appeal by dentists over changes to dental treatment for medical card holders. A five judge Supreme Court,&nbs(...)