Martin Shanahan: ‘We cannot be complacent, these investments will not fall into our laps, they will have to be won’

The head of the IDA has told the MacGill Summer School in Co Donegal he was confident Ireland would see more “Brexit-related investment” in the coming(...)

US bank JP Morgan is buying a landmark office building in Dublin to expand its Irish workforce. Photograph: Getty

Irish authorities say they have clinched deals with more than a dozen London-based banks and finance houses to move some of their operations to Dublin(...)

Escaping the red tape: Knowledge Transfer Ireland can help show your firm the way to R&D funding.

The European Commission’s latest findings have revealed that research and development funding within Ireland is largely focused on multinationals, rat(...)

Knock airport: needs more regular flights  and quicker connections to Sligo town. Photograph: Alan Betson

A Sligo-Dublin motorway would support Sligo town as a hub for the growth of the wider region around it, stretching into Donegal, but there are greater(...)

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump stands on a red carpet in Shannon Airport during a visit in 2014. Photograph: Sean Curtin.

Both Donald Trump and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan have been talking potatoes recently. The two go back some way, most memorably when, excrucia(...)

An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission to US technology giant Apple to build a data centre near Athenry, Co Galway.

An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission to US technology giant Apple to build a data centre near Athenry, Co Galway. Apple is to invest €850(...)

 Dromineer Harbour on Lough Derg, with boats from Lough Derg Yacht Club. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Pick a river associated with regular flooding and it would seem like the perfect water source for a rapidly expanding capital city. Select an extrac(...)

Shannon pipeline: Parteen Weir. Photograph: Alan Betson

Tall as a house and with a smile almost as broad as his shoulders, Liam Minehan is a Tipperary farmer well aware he lives in paradise. “Just walk to t(...)

Bruce Springsteen’s Croke Park concert: short of impounding Enda Kenny’s air guitar and holding it to ransom, it seems impossible to force the Taoiseach to grasp the value of the arts

Short of impounding his air guitar and holding it to ransom, it seems impossible to force Enda Kenny to grasp the value of the arts. It does not seem (...)

Apple executive Oscar Gonzalez said: “We anticipate that it will become a hub for high value and large-scale investment.” Photograph: Stephen Lam/Reuters

Apple has said it inspected 25 sites across Galway before it chose lands in Athenry for a near€1 billion data centre, a planning inquiry has heard. E(...)

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