The delivery of high-quality, owner-occupied homes built – as they are now – efficiently by the private sector, should be encouraged and facilitated. Photograph:  David Gannon/AFP via Getty Images

The national response to the Covid-19 emergency shows how a small, close-knit country like Ireland can lead the world in dealing with a severe crisis.(...)

Accounts for the seven universities represented by the Irish Universities Association show they earn about €70 million a year renting out rooms to students. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Third-level colleges have emptied for the summer but their managements are already grappling with how they will conduct a new academic year in the sha(...)

O’Flynn group case had run into fourth week in the High Court.

The High Court has adjourned builder Michael O’Flynn’s property group’s lawsuit against some former workers while the defendants challenge a ruling re(...)

Several companies in the O’Flynn group are suing former managers Patrick Cox, Liam Foley, Eoghan Kearney and others saying they made a €12.5m profit on a project  at the business’s expense. Photograph: iStock

Businessman Michael O’Flynn told the High Court on Thursday that former workers stole confidential information from his property development group for(...)

Michael O’Flynn in the High Court: ‘I gave nobody any instruction to do this’

A company in the O’Flynn property development group mistakenly sought permission to build student apartments on a site in Birmingham in England, the H(...)

The fast-track Strategic Housing Development rules sometimes save a year or more in the planning process. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Developers have put plans for 4,377 residential units in the space of five days before An Bord Pleanála under Government fast-track planning rules. T(...)

Cork property developer Michael O’Flynn was one of three complainants. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Three leading Irish property developers have withdrawn their appeal to an EU court relating to a complaint that Nama’s financing of its clients’ resid(...)

Arthur Ryan, second from left,  and Alma Carroll at the opening of Primark’s store in Boston in 2015, alongside Mayor Martin Walsh and  Primark chief executive Paul Marchant. Photograph: Josh Reynolds

Leading business figures yesterday paid tribute to Arthur Ryan, who led Penneys-Primark from just one store on Dublin’s Mary Street to a global fashio(...)

Racegoers react during the 2.50 Coral Cup Handicap Hurdle. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Nama who? Troika? What troika? It was like Cheltenham scooped up to 59,209-strong crowd at Prestbury Park and transported us all back to 2007. Like w(...)

Cork’s Aidan Walsh is caught in the pitch while avoiding Wexford’s Darren Byrne during the recent Allianz Hurling League Division 1A match at  Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

The Cork county board has postponed any further fixtures at Páirc Uí Chaoimh until after the current league campaign, while also stating the final cos(...)

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