Total Produce chairman Carl McCann. Sumitomo’s sale of its  stake in Balmoral to members of the McCann family give  the McCanns or companies linked to them a controlling stake in the property group. Photograph: Frank Miller

Sumitomo Corporation, the Japanese conglomerate, may have been founded almost a century ago initially to engage in real-estate management. But it’s on(...)

Up to 25,000 new pharma jobs could be created in Ireland if the EU changes the rules on manufacturing of medicines for markets outside the member states

Ryanair said this morning that its profits rose 10 per cent to € 1.45 billion in the 12 months ended March 31st 2018. However, the airline warned that(...)

Fyffes, synonymous with the McCann family, spun off and listed its property portfolio in 2006 on the junior Dublin and London stock markets as a company called Blackrock International Land.

Japanese group Sumitomo has sold its 30 per cent stake in property company Balmoral International Land Holdings, an investment it inherited last year (...)

Fyffes  executive chairman David McCann: Fyffes shareholders approved Sumitomo’s takeover of  Irish firm for €751 million last Monday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Fyffes’ imminent new Japanese owner, Sumitomo Corporation, has signalled it may sell the tropical fruits distributor’s 40 per cent stake in property c(...)