Olan McNeece: ‘Think big. Identify long-term targets and the milestones in between.’

Drogheda-based cider producer, Dan Kelly’s, has just landed a coveted listing with upmarket German retailer Manufactum. What is special about your bu(...)

Almost 85 per cent of firms surveyed said they expect exports to rise in 2015

More than two-thirds of Irish companies selling overseas have grown exports this year but labour-related costs and finance issues are still causing di(...)

Minister for Development and Trade Promotion Seán Sherlock said exports from Ireland have increased by approximately 25 per cent in recent years

Trade between Ireland and Africa is expected to reach €24 billion by 2020 as more than one in ten Irish chief executives look to target business oppor(...)

Eastern promise: Istanbul – Enterprise Ireland opened an office in the city in January

Irish food exporters are up against it. The Russian ban on EU and others’ foodstuffs over the conflict in Ukraine has had another negative consequence(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin presented Budget 2015 in the Dail today. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Organisations around Ireland have been responding to Budget 2015. Here’s what they had to say on...The 9 per cent VAT rate Irish Hotels Federation: T(...)

Under EU law, vessels must use fuels with a maximum sulphur content of 0.1 per cent after this year. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty

Irish Continental Group plans to pass on the full cost of higher fuel prices it will incur as a result of new air pollution rules on the English Chan(...)

Dr Michael Smurfit, the former chief executive of the Jefferson Smurfit Group, has described as “very lamentable” the financial difficulties faced by (...)

The majority of Irish SME exporters expect sales to improve this year, according to a report commissioned by AIB. With exports accounting for almost 4(...)

Food Island

It’s the year of the French, for Martin Ormonde, sales manager with Swift Fine Foods, a Monaghan-based producer of chilled and frozen ready mea(...)

Ireland Hong Kong Business Forum:  Linda Lai, special representative for Hong Kong Economic Trade Affairs to the European Union, and Minister of State for  Trade and Development Joe Costello

Irish exports to China are expected to rise by 11 per cent per annum until 2030, the Irish Exporters Association said last week as the lobby gr(...)