Mr O Coineen

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Pending regulatory approval, it is expected to close in about six-to-eight weeks

Galway businessman Enda O’Coineen, the chairman of Kilcullen Kapital Partners, has signed a deal to buy the Sunday Business Post newspaper. Staff at (...)

Entekra, the house builder set up by Gerry McCaughey of Century Homes, will create 500 jobs in the US after signing a deal there for an advanced factory. Photograph: Eric Luke

McCaughey’s Entekra builds in California Entekra, the house builder set up by Century Homes Gerry McCaughey, will create 500 jobs in the US after sign(...)

The self-steering on  Mr O’Coineen’s boat, the Kilcullen Voyager - Team Ireland, malfunctioned. Photograph: Kilcullen Voyager Team Ireland/Facebook

Irish sailor Enda O’Coineen has spoken of his devastation at having to quit the Vendée Globe round-the-world yacht race after losing his mast. After(...)

 Enda O’Coineen pictured on the Kilcullen Voyager at Custom House Quay, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

In an Irish first, Galway businessman and sailor Enda O’Coineen leaves Dublin Port on Monday night for France to compete in the Vendée Globe solo roun(...)

The Asgard II, which sunk off the French coast in 2008. Photograph: Coiste an Asgard/PA Wire

The Atlantic Youth Trust is seeking to raise €16 million for a new Irish sail training ship. It would replace the Republic’s Asgard II, which was lost(...)

A shamrock is viewed in the window of an Irish pub in preparation for St Patrick’s Day celebrations in New York City. Some 150 publicans, representing 600 Irish pubs worldwide, will attend the Irish Pubs Global Gathering Event in the Burlington Hotel from Sunday evening.  Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

While the Irish at home have been beating themselves up at home over Arthur’s Day, Ireland’s drinking culture has never been so popular abroad. The Ir(...)