File image of Dublin Port. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Revenue officers seized 598 litres of alcohol and 6,700 cigarettes at Dublin Port on Monday morning. The goods seized represent a potential loss to (...)

Joe O’Farrell (left) of the Shackleton Museum Athy and Sven Habermann of Conservation Letterfrack peer into the cabin in which the explorer died in the Antartic on January 5th, 1922. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Sven Habermann has taken delivery of many fine and fragile objects at his north Connemara workshop, and they come in all shapes, sizes, ages and condi(...)

Poolbeg peninsula: most sites in the Docklands zone, which borders Poolbeg, are already under construction. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Final plans for the fast-track development of more than 3,500 apartments on the Poolbeg peninsula’s new Strategic Development Zone (SDZ) will be prese(...)

Stepaside Garda Station in Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

An increasing population in Stepaside, Co Dublin justifies the reopening of its Garda station despite a significant dip in crime in the area over the (...)

A banner placed in Shane Ross’s constituency shortly after the decision to reopen Stepaside Garda station was announced. Mr Ross said last night none of his political colleagues had promised to reopen the Garda station.

An interim report into the reopening of six Garda stations made only one firm recommendation, which was to reopen Stepaside Garda station, it has emer(...)

Bord na Móna has committed to exiting the business of peat supply for power-generation by 2030

Semi-State energy company Bord na Móna wants to invest up to €60 million in a proposed new wood pellet plant in the US state of Georgia that could be (...)

Green Property Reit Ventures confirmed the company was in talks with potential tenants for One Molesworth Street in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Green Real Estate Investment Trust (Reit) is close to letting a number of key properties in Dublin as demand for commercial space remains strong. Sha(...)

The Irish Underwater Council and divers with the Protect Dublin Bay group have objected to use of the Burford Bank for dumping any spoil as the sea area from Rockabill to Dalkey island is now a special area of conservation. Photograph: Getty Images

Dublin Port is deploying four data buoys in Dublin Bay over the weekend which will monitor whale and dolphin activity in the area during the Alexandra(...)

The Makayabella drugs bust off Cork coast. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Government is looking for warehousing and transport facilities to help the Revenue Commissioners deal with a mountain of seized contraband, includ(...)

Pictured at this year’s Allianz Business to Arts Awards were Andrew Hetherington, chief executive Business to Arts; Sean McGrath, chief executive, Allianz Ireland; Laura Lynch, head of segments at Bank of Ireland; Richie Boucher chief executive of Bank of Ireland and the Junk Kouture winner (centre), Mariusz Malon (18) from Scoil Mhuire Secondary School, Buncrana, Co Donegal. Photograph: Conor McCabe

Dublin’s Dean Hotel and Accenture were among the businesses recognised Monday for their partnerships with the arts. More than €6.5 million was spent (...)