Monthly paying subscribers, which account for the bulk of Spotify’s revenue, rose to 83 million at the end of June.

Music streaming leader Spotify’s paid subscribers rose 10 per cent in the second quarter, it said on Thursday, as it races to stay ahead of mounting c(...)

Abbott’s Donegal site manufactures test strips used in its FreeStyle blood glucose-monitoring meters. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg

US healthcare giant Abbott plans to create 500 jobs in Donegal as it expands its existing manufacturing facility there. With nearly 3,000 employees (...)

Dell has expanded to compete in a broader swath of the IT market. Photograph: iStock

Dell, the world’s largest private technology company, announced plans to trade publicly again, entering a new stage of a multi-year turnaround plan. (...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar   in Brussels last week. He will be attending a series of events in New York on Monday marking the formal launch of Ireland’s bid for a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council.  Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA

Winning a seat on the UN Security Council would place Ireland “at the heart of UN decision-making on international peace, security and development,” T(...)

Trade hiccups: EU trade commissioner Cecilia Malmström speaks with Minister for Business, Enterprise & Innovation Heather Humphreys at a Brussels meeting on Tuesday. Photograph: John Thys/AFP

Image of the week: Trade tensions They could have been talking about anything, of course, but there’s something about Heather Humphreys’ face in this(...)

 Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku Photograph: Reuters/File photo

A surprise exit from the Champions League after defeat by Spain’s Sevilla failed to dent English soccer club Manchester United’s finances in the lates(...)

Banker and lawyer Basil Geoghegan is set to become chairman of State airports’ company, DAA. Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross on(...)

Vehicle technology company Aptiv is moving its global headquarters to Dublin from the UK. Photograph: iStock

Vehicle technology company Aptiv is moving its global headquarters from the UK to the Republic. The software provider in the automated driving secto(...)

Ardagh chairman and chief executive Paul Coulson, hailed the benefits of scale and diversity as the company reported strong earnings Thursday despite falling sales at its US glass business. Photograph: Frank Miller

Shares in Ardagh Group, the glass and metal container maker built up by Dublin businessman Paul Coulson, soared on Thursday in New York as the group r(...)

Trading hit: Spotify makes its debut on the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

In numbers: Some robots are coming 14 Percentage of jobs that are “highly automatable” (meaning there is said to be a 70 per cent or greater chance (...)

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