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Philomena Lynott, whose death was announced on Wednesday, photographed at the National Wax Museum Plus in Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Philomena Lynott, mother of the late Thin Lizzy frontman Phil Lynott, has died aged 88. Ms Lynott had lived with cancer in recent years. Her death wa(...)

Easing of trade tensions between Mexico and the US lifted the mood of global markets.

Global stocks rose on Monday as US president Donald Trump suspended plans to hit Mexican imports with tariffs, easing trade war fears. DUBLIN Trade(...)

Grafton Group chief executive Gavin Slark. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Woodies DIY owner Grafton may do further deals in the Netherlands following its €131 million purchase of Polvo there last month, according to the Iris(...)

The employers’ representative group is to begin a three part series of debates in which Ireland’s European election candidates will be put through their paces on the issues. Photograph: Ibec

MONDAY Results: Trinity Biotech, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Liberty Global, Hertz Global, Pappa John’s. Indicators: Euro zone retail sales (Mar), (...)

Ryanair joined several aviation stocks that got lift off from the Brexit deadline extension

Travel stocks gained extra mileage from the Brexit deadline extension on a day that markets rose across Europe. Indications from European Central Ban(...)

Grafton Group chief executive Gavin Slark:  acquisition is “a unique opportunity”. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Irish builders’ merchanting and DIY company Grafton Group has agreed to acquire Netherlands-based Polvo for €131 million. The deal, which is on a de(...)

Kristina McElroy and Yomiko Chen: On McElroy’s 65th birthday, she was delighted to be a finalist in a UCD young fashion designer’s competition. Her design, a pink party dress, had an Japanese style obi belt. Photograph: Lilly Rose

Kristina McElroy has been drawn to the colour brown these past few months. It was big at the Paris fabric show she visited last year. Since then it’s (...)

Earnings from one of the Iseq’s most significant component companies boosted the index by 0.76 per cent on Thursday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Irish stocks were a bright spot among peers on Thursday as global equities declined on the back of an abrupt ending to US president Donald Trump’s mee(...)

“Brexit could bring speed bumps but if you look at the size of the UK markets I’d see it only as a speed bump,” said Gavin Slark. Photograph: iStock

A hard Brexit is unlikely to adversely affect Irish building materials company Grafton Group, its chief executive has said. After the builders’ merch(...)

Bank of Ireland  forecasts profit after tax of €765 million, an 11 per cent increase on 2017. Photograph: Frantzesco Kangaris/Bloomberg

Monday Results: Bank of Ireland, Hammerson. Indicators: UK mortgage approvals (Jan). It is a big week for Irish lenders, with Bank of Ireland, A(...)

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