Top three earners: CRH’s Albert Manifold (€8.23m), Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary (€3.373m) and Smurfit Kappa’s Tony Smurfit (€3.372m)

The bosses of Ireland’s top 20 companies earned 41 times more than their employees, widening the gap on the previous year as they secured a collective(...)

The WB Yeats delivered in December 2018 commenced sailings on January 22nd.

Brexit worries continue to hit Irish-UK tourist traffic despite the two countries’ pledge to preserve free travel, according to Eamonn Rothwell, chief(...)

John B McGuckian has served as ICG chairman for the past 15 years and been on the board for more than three decades.

Ferries operator Irish Continental Group (ICG) has been pressed by a leading shareholders’ adviser to replace its chairman, John B McGuckian, the seco(...)

Andrew McDowell (l), European Investment Bank vice president and Eamonn Rothwell, chief executive of Irish Continental Group. Photograph: Julien Behal Photography

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing the company behind Irish Ferries with €155 million to finance two ships. Irish Continental Group (IC(...)

Irish Ferries’ Ulysses ferry was out of service for more than four weeks due to technical issues.

Saudi Arabia’s decision this week to stall what would have been the world’s largest-ever stock market flotation will be felt everywhere from Sotheby’s(...)

Former Paddy Power Betfair chief executive Breon Corcoran (R) saw his salary increase 105% before he left the bookmaker. Photograph: Eric Luke

The bosses of Ireland’s top 20 companies earned, on average, 33 times more than their staff and secured pay increases twice as large as their employee(...)

ICG chief executive Eamonn Rothwell. Photograph:  Mac Innes Photography

Irish Continental Group (ICG) is spending more than €165 million on what will be the world’s biggest car ferry for its Dublin to Holyhead route. The (...)

The 15 million passenger journeys annually between Ireland and Britain represent, for travel companies, a new retail market that will soon be ripe for tapping.

It could happen in March 2019 when the UK leaves the customs union. Or it could be two or three years later if the proposed transitionary period is ad(...)

Eamonn Rothwell, managing director, at the Irish Continental Group: Total revenues for the ferries division for the first four months rose by 3.9 per cent to €53.6 million. Photograph: Eric Luke

Irish Continental Group (ICG) has said it is totally prepared to meet the challenges posed by Brexit, whatever way those challenges emerge. Speaking a(...)

Kingspan chairman Eugene Murtagh and chief financial officer Geoff Doherty: Mr Murtagh’s total pay package increased by 9 per cent last year to €1.915 million. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The 50 or so shareholders gathered at Kingspan’s annual general meeting in Ballsbridge in Dublin on Thursday had good reason to be cheerful. While sh(...)

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