Isme’s anger at the Government comes in a week when the State’s procurement practices are under fire after PwC found a ‘series of weaknesses’ in its approach to the construction of the National Children’s Hospital. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

A lobby group representing small businesses has hit out out at the State’s procurement office for attempting to pass on the risk of a no-deal Brexit. (...)

The Central Bank of Ireland is one of a number of state institutions that were forced to close on Wednesday however all staff are working from home. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Business lobby groups reiterated warnings on Wednesday to businesses to have a plan to deal with adverse weather conditions. A number of groups incl(...)

Ryanair  has been continuing its aggressive expansion into Germany and Italy,  and its capital expenditure is currently adding about one aircraft per week

MONDAY Results: Perrigo Indicators: Irish retail sales (April); euro zone loan growth (April); UK house prices (May) TUESDAY Results: Ryanair Hol(...)

Motor insurance premiums have risen dramatically and could rise by a further fifth, says Conor Faughnan of the Automobile Association. Photograph: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

Insurance companies are pulling out of Ireland because of the lack of information about the costs of meeting claims, the Automobile Association warned(...)

One of the  biggest issues for people returning to work following a brain injury are fatigue, loss of confidence and inability to return to the exact work that they did before their brain injury. Photograph: iStockphoto

What would be your first thought on meeting someone with a black eye? Most of us would think that the person had been assaulted by another person. Bu(...)

Small businesses get 21 per cent sales increase when they move online

Ireland may be home to many of the big internet companies, including global online marketplace Ebay, but many of our domestic small and medium enterp(...)

EU internal markets commissioner Michel Barnier said the transition period will not be extended after August 1st. Photo: Bloomberg

The introduction of a new intra-bank payments system which is supposed to speed up financial transactions across the European Union has been delayed a(...)