Ed Power

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The career pay-off for doing an MBA can be worth it from doing the course alone as it can enhance your employability and lead to more senior job prospects. Photograph: iStock

Deciding to opt for an MBA (Master of Business Administration) might be a costly decision, but it can be an investment that pays off several times ove(...)

Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School attend a memorial following a school shooting incident in Parkland, Florida. Photograph: Thom Baur/Reuters

US president Donald Trump’s suggestion that arming teachers is a solution to gun violence in American schools added to the sense of outrage that follo(...)

Chris de Burgh playing Berlin’s Ein Herz Fuer Kinder Gala in  December 2014. Photograph: Franziska Krug/Getty Images

Consistency is rare in rock’n’roll, so you have to applaud singer Chris de Burgh for upending the stereotype. He has, through the entirety of his care(...)

Canadian engineering and construction company SNC Lavalin has it would acquire Kentz Corp. Photograph: Christinne Muschi/Reuters

The Malaysian investors who stepped in 20 years ago to rescue engineering group Kentz from examinership are poised to make about €184 million if th(...)

Kentz has  built an impressive track record providing engineering, construction and technical support services to many of the world’s leading resource clients.

There aren’t too many Clonmel-based companies that find themselves getting bought out by a Canadian conglomerate for €1.45 billion, but Kentz has alw(...)

German based M+W Group has announced it is no longer pursuing a deal to acquire Irish engineering firm Kentz.

German based M+W Group has announced it is no longer pursuing a deal to acquire Irish engineering firm Kentz. M+W had had an indicative offer of some (...)

Amec, a British rival of Kentz, and the German M+W Group both confirmed yesterday that they had made approaches about a possible buyout of Kentz, whic(...)