David Jennings

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In May, Dublin hotels had an occupancy rate of 90.5 per cent while hotels outside Dublin had occupancy of 80.2 per cent. Photograph: iStock

Revenue per available room (RevPar) across the State’s hotels increased by 16.1 per cent in the year to May 2018, driven by an almost threefold growth(...)

Paddy Power Betfair’s existing New Jersey interests include   a partnership with a local casino and a horserace betting exchange. Photograph: PA Wire

New Jersey is close to legalising sports betting in a move likely to benefit Irish gambling giant, Paddy Power Betfair, which already has a deal to p(...)

Paddy Power Betfair’s price was down around 1.8 per cent in London at 7,833 pence sterling at lunchtime, but it held on to much of the 12 per cent gain it made on the back of Monday’s news..

Shares in Irish gambling giant Paddy Power Betfair and its rivals soared on Monday after the US Supreme Court struck down a federal law banning states(...)

Paddy Power Betfair’s share price decline was more muted due to the company’s lesser reliance on betting shops. Photograph: Paddy Power Betfair/PA Wire

Shares in Irish bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair fell 3.77 per cent to €80.40 in Dublin on Tuesday on the back of concerns surrounding a UK government re(...)

Clayton Hotel (formerly the Burlington): only five hotels opened in Dublin in the decade to the end of last year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Irish banks, still chastened by the property crash, are demanding that developers of hotels in Dublin secure up to 50 per cent equity development befo(...)

Chief executive Breon Corcoran described 2016 as a transformational year for the group.

Paddy Power Betfair, which delivered 12 per cent gross profit growth last year following creation by merger, may return excess cash to shareholders if(...)

Robert Pitt appears to have argued any offer for Newstalk should be based on  a valuation obtained by INM. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Corporate Ireland spends an inordinate amount of time these days proclaiming how compliant it is with best practice on corporate governance. and then (...)

 Dalata hotels chief executive  Pat McCann. Davy has raised its earnings forecast for the company. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Shares in Dalata Hotel Group rose on Wednesday as Davy raised its earnings forecast for the company on the back of rising hotel room rates and the de(...)

The Paddy Power Handicap Chase at Cheltenham, 2015: the bookmaker and betting exchange merged in  February 2016. Photograph: Harry Trump/Getty Images

Paddy Power Betfair will report its first set of interim results as a merged entity on Wednesday. The bookmaker and betting exchange merged in early (...)

Paddy Power Betfair, slated to publish results on Wednesday, is predicted to increase its dividend for the six months by 8 per cent to 65 cent. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Three of Ireland’s largest seven publicly-traded companies are poised to announce dividends increases next week as they brush off the impact of Brexit(...)

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