Paul Lynch

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Applegreen  had 155 sites in Ireland, 77 in the UK and 11 in the US at the end of last year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Applegreen, the petrol forecourt retailer, is in talks with up to three parties about opportunities to expand its fledgling presence in the US market,(...)

Showtime Analytics chief executive Richie Power and YuekeFinixx general manager Li Xiangxiong pictured at the funding announcement in Shenzhen, China. Photograph: Akai-Cas

Showtime Analytics, a Dublin-based start-up that has developed a technology platform for the global cinema industry, has secured €1.2 million in fundi(...)

Only 30 per cent of family businesses are expected to survive the first generation

You can choose your friends, but you can’t choose your family. The same might be said for your business partners, but many people nonetheless choose t(...)

Me time: Sarah Bannan writes each day from 4.30am to 6.30am. “At that time nobody can disturb me – not my husband or my daughter or my email, nor even social media.” Illustration: CSA/Getty

I write in a tiny crawl space in my one-bedroom cottage every morning from 4.30am to 6.30am. At that time nobody can disturb me – not my husband or(...)

Oona Frawley: nascent potential

In the past two years Irish writing has become a crowded, vibrant place. Stalwarts jostle for elbowroom alongside new voices, and these names –(...)

You win: Patrick Freyne cedes victory to Dawn O’Porter

COLUM McCANN ‘I play Scrabble in international Scrabble tournaments,” says Colum McCann.“Really?” I ask.“No. I haven’t played for four or five years.”(...)

Impac shortlisted: Kevin Barry. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Last month, over a seven-day period, a flurry of lists appeared that, if nothing else, got people tutting, griping and generally talking about (...)

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