Jim O Hara

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DAA chairman Basil Geoghegan, who is taking up a non-executive role with AIB.

The chairman of Dublin airport operator DAA, Basil Geoghegan, has been appointed to the board of AIB. Mr Geoghegan, a partner at strategic advisory (...)

Jim O’Hara, chair of the Irish Cutural Centre in Hammersmith for 13 years. ‘During the 1970s and 80s it was a difficult time for the Irish community here in Britain. One felt self-conscious reading an Irish newspaper.’ Photograph: Joanne O’Brien

Walking around the bright and airy Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith, Jim O’Hara still holds the strong strains of the accent he brought with him i(...)

The thorny issue of bankers’ pay resurfaced again last week through comments from the two of the most senior directors at AIB, which is 71 per cent St(...)

DecaWave chief executive and co-founder Ciaran Connell

Irish chipmaker DecaWave has announced 100 new jobs over the next three years following the closing of a $30 million (€24.4 million) funding round. F(...)

WiseTek founder and managing director Seán Sheehan. Firm  recorded pretax profits  of €612,959

WiseTek, a Cork-based company that specialises in the recycling and repurposing of used hardware, is targeting further growth in the United States aft(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with fellow Mayo man Jonathan O’Dea, speaking about his sculpture ‘Unlocked’  created  with keys from the old Irish Cultural Centre.

Last Friday, we were greatly honoured to welcome the Taoiseach to the newly built Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith in London, where I work. O(...)

AIB chief executive Bernard Byrne: his basic salary increased by 4.3 per cent to €500,000, the maximum allowed under the Government’s salary cap

The total remuneration paid by AIB to its directors last year fell by more than 6 per cent to just under €2.5 million, in spite of increases in the ba(...)

The Little-Island headquartered company, which employs almost 200 staff, also has operations in the US and Thailand

WiseTek, a Cork-based company that specialises in recycling and repurposing used hardware, recorded a 44 per cent decline in profits last year. The (...)

US tech giant Intel has announced plans to cut up to 12,000 jobs as it seeks to reorient its business to reduce dependence on the slumping personal computer market. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

IDA Ireland has an enviable track record when it comes to attracting big technology firms. And they don’t come much bigger than Intel, arguably the ag(...)

James Brohan’s painting of poet Seamus Heaney is one of the highlights of the collection, and is currently on display at Barbara Stanley’s gallery in Mayfair

Leading Irish artists, including Lord of the Dance star Michael Flatley, have donated paintings to raise funds for the Irish Cultural Centre in Lond(...)

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