Brothers John and Stephen Quinn are seeing 100,000 jobseekers per month sign up to their recruitment firm Jobbio.

Hiring marketplace Jobbio has raised €5 million in funding as it continues to fund its international expansion. The company, founded in 2014 by brot(...)

Hickey’s Pharmacy: main tenant of the four-storey over basement block for sale. Photograph: Tony Healy

A multi-let block of retail buildings including Hickey’s Pharmacy at the junction of Grafton Street and Duke Street in Dublin city centre is to be of(...)

Deidre Somers: ‘We have a very poor tax policy around entrepreneurial relief, a very poor tax policy around CGT rollover relief , a very poor tax policy on stamp duty, and a very poor tax policy on share options. These are the tools that enable companies to scale rather than sell.’

As the Minister for Finance seeks to convince multinationals they are safe in Ireland in the wake the European Commission’s €13 billion Apple tax ruli(...)

Paddy Cosgrave who moved the Web Summit from Dublin to Lisbon. Photograph: Eric Luke

Last September, Paddy Cosgrave announced he was moving the Web Summit to Lisbon, citing Dublin hotel rip-offs and other infrastructural problems. It (...)

 Gavin Slark, CEO of Grafton Group: said the Brexit vote had “galvanised” management to act now on weaknesses in its UK business. The company is setting aside £20 million to cover restructuring costs.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Strong recovery by builders merchants Grafton in Ireland and the Netherlands was undermined yesterday by underwhelming figures from its key UK operati(...)

Grafton Group  chief executive  Gavin Slark: firm saw profits rise to £68 million. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Grafton Group plans to close “a number of branches” in its key UK builders’ merchanting business at a cost of £20 million (€23.6 million) as it braces(...)

Abercrombie & Fitch results are out on Tuesday. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

Grafton Group to report results Builders merchanting and DIY company Grafton Group is due to report interim results this Wednesday, with underlying (...)

Wall Street recovered earlier losses on Monday as gains in healthcare stocks offset a slide in the energy sector.  Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European stocks edged higher on Monday after falling the week before, as Swiss chemical company Syngenta gained after US regulators cleared a takeover(...)

Fashion designer Umit Kutluk with his dog, Joey, in his  Merrion Square studio. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Umit Kutluk, the go-to couturier for Irish women who favour tailoring over trends, has been picking up design accolades and a loyal clientele (Amy Hu(...)

Griffith College interior design students Hannah Guriby and Rosario Estevez in class with tutor John McDonald. Photograph: Johnny Savage

Sara Cosgrove knows exactly when she decided to become an interior designer. It was just as she was about to become a fashion designer. “I had studied(...)