Cork city quays: set for construction of nine-storey building bringing 300 jobs.  Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Construction will begin within weeks on a €50 million nine- storey office block on Albert Quay in Cork city after objectors withdrew their appeals ag(...)

Tom Gilmartin photographed leaving the Mahon Tribunal at Dublin Castle. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The death has taken place of the businessman Tom Gilmartin, whose testimony to the Planning Tribunal in Dublin Castle about alleged political corrupti(...)