A deserted Temple Bar, Dublin, during Level 5  restrictions. Photograph: Laura Hutton

A group representing Dublin city-centre businesses wants criteria widened for income supports for businesses affected by the pandemic. It says some bu(...)

Derek Hughes: founder of chain that collapsed with debts of almost €15m. Photograph: Daragh Mac Sweeney/Provision

The company behind bookseller Hughes & Hughes incurred losses totalling €1.35 million in the two years prior to the brand disappearing last year.N(...)