CRH was up 2.5 per cent on Wednesday, matching its European peers.

European and US stocks rose toward records on Wednesday, US Treasuries rallied and the dollar retreated after Janet Yellen signaled the US Federal Res(...)

Janssen Biologicals in Cork: The building was co-engineered by PM Group

Project manager PM Group is working on the first stage of a plan to hire 500 graduates to aid its projected growth over the next five years. The gro(...)

The BMW i8 Futurism Edition: the company’s shares fell  1.9 per cent. Photograph: Joerg Koch/Getty Images

European stocks slid to their lowest in almost four months as investor anxiety that the UK will leave the European Union deepened.  The Stoxx Eu(...)

“We have to give responsibility to the EPA,” said Fine Gael Minister of State for Natural Resources Joe McHugh

Minister of State for Natural Resources Joe McHugh has defended the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in examining the hyrdraulic fracturing proce(...)

Anti-fracking protests outside Leitrim County Council in Carrick on Shannon in 2011. Photograph: Brian Farrell

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has denied accusations it commissioned a “cheerleader” of the fracking industry to help carry out a major st(...)