Mr Manuel Furer, Kingspan regional managing director for Australasia and Tánaiste and Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Frances Fitzgerald cut the ribbon to officially open Kingspan’s first office in Asia.

Cavan-based insulation specialist Kingspan has opened an office in Singapore and expects the Asia-Pacific region to be a focus for future growth, wit(...)

Ireland’s position in the EU and the Eurozone in a post-Brexit world offers significant opportunities for Irish companies in Asia, Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald said on the first day of a trade mission to the region.

Ireland’s position in the EU and the Eurozone in a post-Brexit world offers significant opportunities for Irish companies in Asia, Tanaiste Frances F(...)

‘Industry 4.0 is about the beginnings of the mechanisation of intellectual labour’
The new revolution

Industry 4.0 – the popular term for the fourth industrial revolution – has the power to fundamentally alter the way in which companies make, distribut(...)

KPMG tax director Damien Flanagan

Companies in Ireland have become more innovative over the past 12 months, with almost nine in 10 businesses now considering themselves to be innovator(...)

US bond rating agency Kroll has signalled its intention to open its European HQ in Dublin. Photograph: iStock

US-based Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) will create 100 jobs in Dublin over the next three years as it opens its European headquarters in the city. (...)

Marcella Corcoran Kennedy. Offaly now has no elected female representatives at council level, though two of its three TDs are women: Offaly-North Tipperary’s TDs are Ms Corcoran Kennedy, Barry Cowen  and Carol Nolan

Offaly’s only female councillor was replaced by a man at a meeting of the county council on Monday. Cllr Tony McCormack was co-opted to replace Fian(...)

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(...)

US president Donald Trump is due to make his first address to the UN on Tuesday. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

World leaders have begun gathering in New York for the United Nations general assembly, with North Korea expected to top the agenda as concerns grow a(...)

Mannin beach between near Ballyconneely in Connemara Co Galway. Several US colleges have based their ‘study abroad’  modules in the wider area as a partnership with the Connemara Wes, community development organisation. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

When Prof Deborah Wickering comes across the name “Tully” back in Michigan’s Grand Rapids, her heart skips a little beat and she thinks of Connemara. (...)

Just over €785,000 was paid in fees to Hickeys Pharmacy Group Limited in Dublin north central.

One pharmacy in Dublin received more than €1.3 million in fees for dispensing drugs and medicines under various State community schemes last year. Ne(...)