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 Tánaiste Leo Varadkar: ‘All businesses, large or small, need to assess their supply chains and take the necessary steps to mitigate against [Brexit-related] disruption.’ Photograph:  Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

1. Can you describe some of the adverse impacts on supply chains which Irish firms have had to contend with as a result of Covid-19? The onset of the(...)

If you don’t already have a website, it’s now easier than ever to get one. Illustration: iStock

Lobster, langoustine, crab and hake – “I’ll see you at the harbour in the morning”, fishmonger Alison Bates tells a local Greystones Facebook group. T(...)

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald said efforts at assisting businesses badly hit by Covid-19 were disproportionately weighted toward loans and debt. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald dismissed the Government’s stimulus package as “miserly”, saying the tourism and hospitality sector would be underw(...)

Hewlett Packard Enterprises, Urban Outfitters, Hostelworld, Abercrombie & Fitch and Campbell’s Soup also posted results this week. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Monday Results: Greencoat Renewables. Indicators: Euro zone manufacturing PMI (Feb); UK consumer credit and mortgage lending (Jan), net lending to(...)

 Aidan and Marina Murphy with their daughter Anna, aged 4 at their home in Ballinrobe, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

They say that moving house is near the top of the leader board when it comes to stressful events – so most people try to keep it to a minimum. But Ma(...)

‘Our companies must innovate if they want to export,’ says   Enterprise Ireland research and innovation executive Louise Maye. Photograph: Getty Images

Investment into research and development by Enterprise Ireland client companies grew to almost €1 billion last year, but that figure still needs to ri(...)

Put the terms and conditions down on paper, make it official and make sure to meet your obligations. Photograph: iStock

Just because it’s old-fashioned doesn’t mean savings are superannuated. Very many of the businesses that made it through the last recession will admit(...)

Cork retailers celebrate their win at the Retail Excellence Awards.

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr John Sheehan has paid tribute to the city’s traders for their work in developing a customers charter which has helped the(...)

Skye Gyngell and Darina Allen (left) during a demonstration at Ballymaloe Cookery School. Photograph: Eric Luke

Monday Results: Ryanair, Under Armour, Groupon. Indicators: Irish industrial production (Sep); Euro zone manufacturing PMI (Oct); UK construction (...)

‘We are starting to understand much better what small companies need.’

Enterprise Ireland has been hosting a series of events throughout the country to promote its Agile Innovation funding programme. Offering fast-track a(...)

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