Brad Smith, chief legal officer of Microsoft, with Ciarán Conlon

Tech giant Microsoft Ireland has appointed former ministerial adviser Ciarán Conlon as director of public policy. Mr Conlon will work with both Micro(...)

Joseph Ryan, chief executive of the Technological Higher Education Authority (Thea)

One of our key national challenges is balancing the need to support the thriving Dublin area while also investing in the sustainability of the remaind(...)

The Commission of Inquiry into Child Abuse, which led to the Ryan Report, was set up in 1999 and cost an estimated €82 million. Photograph: The Irish Times

The child abuse inquiry and subsequent redress scheme set up to compensate people who suffered abuse in institutions run by the religious orders cost (...)

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin estimates just 5 per cent of Catholic primary schools in Dublin are oversubscribed. Photograph: The Irish Times

Up to 10 per cent of places in Catholic schools should be set aside for unbaptised children or those of minority faiths, according to a new group of C(...)

MECO, which holds 27 patents for a variety of water purification technologies, is to establish its European headquarters in Limerick creating 44 jobs.
MECO to create 44 jobs in Limerick
  • Economy
  • September 28, 2015, 11:19

A US water purification company is to establish its European headquarters in Limerick creating 44 jobs. Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton TD today ann(...)

IDA chief executive Martin Shanahan is “cautiously optimistic” going into 2015. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

IDA Ireland, the State agency responsible for attracting inward investment, said it will publish a new five-year strategy in coming weeks that will pa(...)

Up to 240 jobs are to be created by three separate companies in Galway, Longford and Dublin, it was announced today.Following on from yesterday’s anno(...)

Exports rose slightly in April compared to the previous month, according to preliminary figures from the Central Statistics Office. Exports in April w(...)

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, launched the Irish Debt Securities Association (IDSA) in Dublin yesterday. Th(...)

Internet company Yahoo! is to create 200 new jobs over the next 12 months. The company will announce its expansion plans later today to more th(...)