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Kaya Taner and Emma Tracey. ‘I see a lot of bullshit in the tech industry, which you get everywhere, but that is the fluff on top. Below that are developers’ ideas of openness and sharing’

Berlin must be doing something right if it’s managed to keep Emma Tracey there for five years. Picking absentmindedly at a bowl of shakshuka in a caf(...)

Eddie Rockets opened its first 1950s-style diner experience in Dublin in 1989 and most of the group’s restaurants are franchised

Irish fast food restaurant chain Eddie Rockets reported a €446,193 pre-tax loss last year as against a €882,630 profit in 2013 mainly due to a €1 m(...)

Ciara O’Toole: In Italy many of her friends were restoring aircraft, salvaging parts and giving them “a second lease of life”. That second chance idea chimed with her and turned into a business plan

Ciara O’Toole is an adventurous spirit who left a career in marketing to live in Lake Como with her husband in 2007. Six months later the marriage (...)

Eddie Rockets is expanding in Ireland with its new “Rocket’s” brand of restaurant.

Fast-food chain Eddie Rocket’s is to create 50 new jobs with the launch of its new faster “Rocket’s” outlet, part of a plan to triple the number of re(...)

Oliver Samwer, CEO of Rocket Internet, a German venture capital group. Photo: Reuters

Rocket Internet shares fell on their first day of trading in Frankfurt, failing to replicate in Europe the investor hype over e-commerce stocks sparke(...)

 Alibaba’s HQ in Hangzhou: , the Chinese e-commerce company  said its expects to price its initial public offering at between $60 and $66 per American Depository share. Photograph: Reuters/Chance Chan

German venture capital firm Rocket Internet has unveiled plans for a stock market listing that could value the company at $6.5 billion (€5bn).Rocket’s(...)