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People take a picture front of a banner Zabivaka, the official mascot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, in Saransk on June 11th, ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup. Photograph: AFP PHOTO / Juan BARRETO /Getty Images

Residents in the well-heeled district of Eglinton Road in Donnybrook have taken issue with an €80 million plan for an apartment block on a site measur(...)

Charles Dowd, Plynk founder and chief executive

Irish payments service company Plynk is to appoint a liquidator, bringing to an end the company’s troubled business. In a notice published in Saturda(...)

Plynk  co-founders Clive Foley and Charles Dowd who said the company had stopped taking on new customers and acknowledged there were financial difficulties

When fintech start-up Plynk announced its €25 million funding round in June last year, it was trumpeted as the largest Series A round raised by an Iri(...)

Web Summit’s co-founder Paddy Cosgrave: the Lisbon move has proved very lucrative to the firm behind the event

Members of the McKillen family and top management at Press Up Entertainment aim to maintain a controlling stake of the hospitality group as they consi(...)

Charles Dowd, Plynk co-founder and chief executive.

Dublin-based financial payments start-up Plynk has confirmed it has been forced to let some staff go, has not paid all its employees, and has stopped (...)

NDRC chief executive Ben Hurley: “NDRC’s offering of capital investment and specialist expertise in the nascent stages of Irish start-ups is what makes the organisation so effective.”

NDRC, the Dublin-based but nationwide early stage tech investor, said it backed 28 new start-ups last year with companies across its portfolio receivi(...)

British  theoretical physicist and author Stephen Hawking:  he said artificial intelligence could be “be the best or worst thing to ever happen to humanity” during his keynote speech at the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal. Photograph: Patricia De Melo Moreira/AFP/Getty Images

For anyone hoping the organisers of the Web Summit might fail dismally in Lisbon and end up back in Dublin with their tails between their legs, think (...)

Plynk announced its first international expansion, into Portugal, at the Web Summit, which is taking place this week in Lisbon.

Dublin-based financial payments start-up Plynk, which recently raised €25 million in a Series A fundraising round, has launched its money-messaging ap(...)

Participants in last year’s First Friday for Startups, which returns to Dogpatch Labs on Friday

Ireland is an ideal environment in which to build a globally-focused technology firm but more needs to be done to encourage experienced professionals (...)

Plynk co-founders Clive Foley and Charles Dowd. The fintech start-up raised €25m in a Series A round in early June

Global fintech investment more than doubled from the first to the second quarter on the back of a sharp rise in European funding deals. Ireland playe(...)

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