The new Lidl store to reopen in Fortunestown Lane, Tallaght, Dublin. The German discounter has complained about rivals in the grocery sector routinely objecting to planning permissions that it seeks for new stores or extensions. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

As the German discount supermarkets Aldi and Lidl have found in the morass that is the Irish planning system, das Leben ist kein Ponyhof. Life is no p(...)

The proposed Chicago Spire: The 1,200-unit scheme was designed by renowned Spanish architect, Santiago Calatrava, while actor Liam Neeson was recruited to help with the pre-construction sales launch.

Property developer Garrett Kelleher is suing Nama for $1.2 billion in the US over his loss of control of the Chicago Spire residential tower project, (...)

Origin chairperson Rose Hynes.

When it comes to women directors on listed company boards, the needle is stuck on the dial. Apparently, 12.5 per cent is not just the corporate tax ra(...)

Irish developer Garrett Kelleher has challenged US court’s jurisdiction over him.

One of the lawyers acting on a long-running insurance case supported by Irish developer Garrett Kelleher has agreed to pay $225,000 in legal costs and(...)

Garrett Kelleher: he said the case was a “travesty of justice” for the Liberians, who have been pursuing their claim for 25 years

Developer Garrett Kelleher has vowed to appeal the ruling of a US judge who warned that he was considering having the Irishman and two others prosecu(...)

Chief executive of Gable Insurance  William Dewsall. It’s been reported that 1,000 Irish pubs and other retail firms “have been left in limbo” since financial authorities in Liechtenstein seized control of Gable Insurance.

The Sunday Times reports that up to 1,000 Irish pubs and other retail businesses “have been left in limbo” about their insurance cover after financial(...)

Garrett Kelleher: Invested $2.85m in 2006 to help Liberian group AJA to enforce a $66.5m judgment against US insurer Cigna Worldwide in return for a share of the lawsuit’s proceeds.

Irish developer Garrett Kelleher is facing a multi-million dollar legal bill after a US federal court found him in contempt arising out of his involve(...)

Irish developer Garrett Kelleher is facing contempt proceedings in a US court arising from his involvement in a €60 million insurance claim taken by a group of Liberian businesses.

Irish developer Garrett Kelleher is facing contempt proceedings in a US court later this month arising from his involvement in a €60 million insurance(...)

Judge signs off on Garrett Kelleher’s Chicago Spire plan at hearing at the US Bankruptcy Court in Chicago.

Irish developer Garrett Kelleher’s ambitious dream to build the Chicago Spire, a 150-storey apartment tower is back on track after a bankruptcy reorg(...)

Artist's impression of The Chicago Spire by Santiago Calatrava.

Creditors of the stalled Chicago Spire project, which has been championed by Irish developer Garrett Kelleher, will be able to start voting on a debt(...)