Dermot Desmond: he owns almost 30%  of Mountain Province Diamonds. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A large group of shareholders at Mountain Province Diamonds (MPD), whose biggest investor is Irish businessman Dermot Desmond, withheld their support (...)

One51 chief executive Alan Walsh: 2015 a year of significant progress with One51’s entry into the north American plastics markets through the IPL deal. Photograph: The Irish Times

Businessmen Dermot Desmond, Larry Goodman and a number of co-ops are poised to benefit if manufacturer and waste manager One51 goes ahead with plans t(...)