Sammon

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Minister for Education Joe McHugh said his department conducts several checks to assess the solvency of main contractors prior to the award of a contract on any school building project. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Construction of 18 schools countrywide has been set back this year alone because of the collapse of one company and the financial difficulties of anot(...)

Parents and students of Coláiste Ráithín in Bray, Co Wicklow, protesting against delays in April. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The opening of a number of schools in time for the new school year is in doubt following pickets by subcontractors who say they have not been paid mon(...)

In 2007, Ahern pointed out that unemployment was at 4.2 per cent, while gross domestic product had grown by 5.3 per cent the year before.  Photograph: David Sleator

One of former taoiseach Bertie Ahern’s most infamous remarks came in Bundoran, Co Donegal, in July 2007 when he criticised the economic naysayers of t(...)

Cairn Homes chief executive Michael Stanley, who is set to benefit from the company’s multi-million euro founder share scheme. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

It was an eventful day in the High Court for Independent News & Media as it opposed an application by the State’s corporate watchdog to appoint i(...)

Sammon had been working for the UK operator on the construction of five schools in counties Kildare, Meath and Wexford

Kildare-based builder BAM is likely to win the contract to complete five schools left unfinished by the collapse of British construction group Carilli(...)