Trade between China and Ireland is currently at record levels. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters

In Dublin’s gossipy stockbroking community, it was a wonder that the talks were kept under wraps for so long. It emerged in early February that Goodb(...)

A woman makes her way through flood waters in Cork city on February 4th, 2014. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The €140 million Office of Public Works (OPW) plan to protect Cork city from flooding is likely to take five years to complete. However, almost half (...)

River Lee flows towards Cork city following flooding in 2009. Photograph: Michael MacSweeney/Provision

A decision on whether to grant planning permission for a student apartment complex on a site that was badly flooded in 2009 is due from Cork City Coun(...)

Fota Island resort was sold for more than €20 million last year

There were about €200 million worth of transactions in the Irish hotel sector last year, according to a Savills report. Notable deals in(...)

The 126-bedroom hotel, which made a profit of around €700,000 in 2012, is the fifth Cork hotel to have been sold this year.

Jack FaganA newly formed hotel management consultancy, iNua Hospitality, has bought the Radisson Blu Hotel at Little Island in Cork for €8 million - w(...)

The profitable Radisson Blu Hotel at Little Island in Cork is to be offered for sale at €8 million through Savills. The 126-bedroom hotel, which made (...)

The former five-star Kingsley Hotel & Leisure Centre in Cork, closed since it was damaged by flooding which devastated the city centre in N(...)