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Paddy McKillen Jnr: Creating and gathering up  Dublin’s hotspots.

You may not know what he looks like, but you’ve probably had a drink in one of his venues. Paddy McKillen jnr shuns the limelight but his work is e(...)

Karlin Lillington: “We need to talk about the kind of city we want before more tech firms arrive”

Former Irish Nationwide Building Society managing director, Michael Fingleton, approved over €6 billion worth of property loans on which the lender su(...)

Copper Face Jacks is up for sale and is expected to fetch around €40 million. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Who is going to buy Coppers? An institution in Ireland, the venue – which comes with a hotel – is expected to fetch in the region of €40 million. (...)

The move follows the group’s Stella cinema and diner in Rathmines. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Leisure and hospitality group Press Up is to bring bowling to Dundrum as it expands its Stella concept with a new eight-lane bowling alley at the shop(...)

Irish businessman Peter Conlon has been jailed for embezzlement in Switzerland. Photograph: iStock

Irish businessman Peter Conlon has been convicted of embezzlement in Switzerland, the Sunday Times reports. Mr Conlon, the founder of Ammado, pleade(...)

The headquarters of New Ireland Assurance on Dublin’s Dawson Street has been sold for €38 million. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The fast growing Press Up hospitality group has outbid several property developers to purchase the headquarters of New Ireland Assurance on Dublin’s D(...)

The new approved development on Oakmount’s Union Cafe site in Mount Merrion

Property company Oakmount, headed by serial developers Paddy McKillen jnr and Matt Ryan, has been granted planning permission on appeal to redevelop t(...)

Ken McCabe of KDL: “We can be flexible and therefore meet the changing needs of our customers easily.”

Ken McCabe started KDL in 2010 after the company he was working for went into liquidation. The company is a distributor of glassware, tableware, kitch(...)