Prof Richard Conroy, chairman of Conroy Gold

Staff at the Aer Lingus Regional franchise, which is operated by Stobart Air, were sold a majority stake in the airline by the parent group last year (...)

A major push towards legalisation here may come from US and Canadian cannabis corporations who view Ireland as a jump-off point into the EU market. Photograph:  Rungroj Yongrit/EPA

It is inevitable that cannabis will be legalised in Ireland in the coming years. It may take five years or even longer for the prohibition to be fully(...)

Gordon Dunne, far left, has already stepped away from his duties at the Mater hospital in Dublin. An interim chief executive, Alan Sharp, has been appointed. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The chief executive of the Mater hospital in Dublin, which is among the busiest public hospitals in the State, is leaving to work for businessman Larr(...)

Larry Goodman:  it is at his exploits in the healthcare industry, the trio of Irish private hospitals in which he is involved, where we have witnessed the full breadth of his approach to business. File photograph: Alan Betson

In reporting the affairs of media-shy Irish billionaires, those of Dermot Desmond and, in particular, Denis O’Brien garner most attention. They are th(...)

 Larry Goodman:  reached an agreement last year to buy out Sean Mulryan’s one-third stake, which would give him majority control of the hospital. Photograph: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall

A boardroom row at the Larry Goodman and Sean Mulryan-backed Hermitage Clinic in Dublin has deepened, after an associate of Mr Goodman’s wrote to the (...)

In his legal letter, Eamonn Fitzgerald said he was approached by Larry Goodman (above) with a buyout offer that would allow him to afford ‘significant lifestyle changes’. File photograph: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland

The chief executive of a Dublin medical facility, the Hermitage Clinic, whose investors include businessmen Larry Goodman and Sean Mulryan, claims he (...)