The results of the annual Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show End of Year Poll
18.12.2014 The results of the annual Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show End of Year Poll 2014 have been revealed during a special two-hour broadcast.
17.12.2014 Irish diner chain Eddie Rocket’s is to create 50 new jobs with the launch of its new dining experience ‘Rocket’s by Eddie Rocket’s, described as “a new and faster way to enjoy...
The results of the annual Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show End of Year Poll
It brought the car brand back to the city a year ago after a five year absence
Ambassador for underwear and tailored collections from autumn 2015
Largest loan to date to be sought on the online crowd lending website
Owner of BA and Iberia confirmed it has submitted a proposal
18.12.2014 Aimed at building “a strong pipeline of high-quality companies with the...
18.12.2014 Calor has announced a €300,000 sponsorship deal with seven independent local...
18.12.2014 Feargal O'Rourke has been elected to take over from Rónán Murphy as PwC’s new...
17.12.2014 There was 8.8pc growth in overseas tourism to reach about 7.3 million...
18.12.2014 Dalata Hotel Group plc said today that it has agreed to buy Moran Bewley’s...
The NTMA has completed the early repayment of €9bn of IMF loans.
There was a 50pc increase in the value of funds that Irish companies with a turnover of up to €500,000 accessed through invoice finance between quarter two and quarter three this year, according to the Asset Based Finance Association (ABFA).
International Consolidated Airlines Group, (IAG) – owner of BA and Iberia – today confirmed that it has submitted a proposal to make an offer for Aer Lingus and that this has been rejected by the Irish airline’s board.
The proposed EU investment plan could receive an annual boost of €120bn in public money if Europe clamped down on tax dodging, according to Oxfam Ireland.
The results of the annual Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show End of Year Poll 2014 have been revealed during a special two-hour broadcast.
Feargal O'Rourke has been elected to take over from Rónán Murphy as PwC’s new senior partner in the Irish practice for a four-year term from 1 July 2015.
The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) is launching a new programme in January aimed at building “a strong pipeline of high-quality companies with the business and skills to prosper on the public markets”, according to ISE’s director of strategy Aileen O’Donoghue.
Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal is to be the global brand ambassador for Tommy Hilfiger underwear and tailored collections from autumn of next year.
The Federation of Irish Sport has called on the Government to make some beneficial New Year sporting resolutions to extend the tax relief for sporting bodies beyond capital projects to include day-to-day spending, as well as to allocate a portion of betting tax receipts for the development of all sports and not just horse and greyhound racing as is the case currently.
The National Asset Management Agency (Nama) has today provided a comprehensive update on its progress during 2014 to the Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee.
A BMW dealership in Galway is creating 11 new jobs having brought the car brand back to the city a year ago after a five year absence.
Dublin company FDT Consulting Engineers is set to begin a €1.6m European Commission-funded eco-innovation project, PUReOPE(Process for Upgrade and Recovery Of Polyphenol Extracts).
Fish and chip brand Leo Burdock is looking for €50,000 worth of funding on LinkedFinance.com, the largest loan to date to be sought on the online crowd lending website.
Calor has announced a €300,000 sponsorship deal with seven independent local radio stations under the IRS+ banner for 2015.
Global payment solutions provider Elavon is to launch its new point of sale loyalty programme Fanfare into Ireland as its lead European market.
Passenger numbers at Aer Lingus Regional are up 20pc in the year to date, the airline said today.
Dalata Hotel Group plc said today that it has agreed to buy Moran Bewley’s Hotel Group for €455m.
There was 8.8pc growth in overseas tourism to reach about 7.3 million visitors in 2014, which contributed more than €3.6bn in revenue to the economy, according to Tourism Ireland.
The Companies Bill has passed all stages in the Houses of the Oireachtas and has been sent to President today.
Christmas FM will be running its annual Donation Day on Thursday, 18 December.
New research carried out by PML Group indicates that 62pc of Irish people would definitely consider holidaying in Ireland over the next 12 months.
Fly Leasing Ltd said this week that it has delivered the last of three Boeing 737-800 aircraft "to a leading Asian airline".
Cork company Verde LED has announced a partnership with the world’s largest wholesale technology products distributor Ingram Micro.
Irish people spend the most on Christmas gifts for their partner, according to a new survey.
Niall Cody is to take over from Josephine Feehily as chairman of the Revenue Commissioners.
Parcel Motel, the delivery service for online shoppers, has released research detailing their shoppers’ least desired gifts this Christmas.
Aramark Ireland has won a four-year contract worth over €400,000 a year to provide facilities management services to Enterprise Ireland.
The Coca-Cola Company is renewing its sponsorship of Rugby World Cup for another year as official soft drink, sports drink and water supplier and has announced that Irish rugby legend Brian O’Driscoll is to act as campaign ambassador.
Consumer payments network Payzone has signed an agreement with catalogue fashion retailer Oxendales, allowing for the transfer and collection of payments from Oxendales customers through the Payzone retail network.
Irish diner chain Eddie Rocket’s is to create 50 new jobs with the launch of its new dining experience ‘Rocket’s by Eddie Rocket’s, described as “a new and faster way to enjoy all your American style foods”.
Bank of Ireland is co-ordinating a nationwide fundraising and volunteering effort to support St Vincent de Paul (SVP) this Christmas as part of the bank’s ‘Give Together’ campaign.
GDP growth in the eurozone is expected to pick up from 0.8pc in 2014 to 1.2pc next year and then 1.6pc a year from 2016-2018, according to the December issue of the EY Eurozone Forecast (EEF).
Irish mobile marketing company Brandtone ended a year of rapid development by winning the Innovator of the Year award at the Docklands Business Awards in Dublin this month.
Dublin-based technology company Boxever has won a deal with online travel company eDreams Odigeo to roll out its solution across all of eDreams Odigeo’s brands.
The Irish cabinet has approved to legislate for an improved framework for workers who seek to better their terms and conditions where collective bargaining is not recognised by their employer.
Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin has put out an open call for proposals for an exhibition opening 1 May next year exploring the theme of ‘Home’.
A survey of 600 Irish employees has found that 84pc believe their work relationships are important to their quality of life and only 7pc say they have no colleagues they consider to be real friends.
Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has announced funding of €1.9m in a partnership with pharmaceutical company Pfizer to encourage new biotherapeutic research in Ireland.
Irish rugby legend Ronan O’Gara dropped in unannounced on Tralee delivery man Denney Cullotty as part of Three’s ‘The Perfect Surprise’ Christmas campaign.
A wearable technology product called Game Golf designed by Galway man John McGuire is gaining traction in the US, further to being seen worn by President Barack Obama in Martha’s Vineyard during the summer.
The Helix Theatre in Dublin is staging three sensory-friendly performances of its pantomime Cinderella this festive season.
UK property developer Development Securities has acquired two Dublin city centre properties for €16.1m - Donnybrook House and Charlemont Clinic.
Musgrave Retail Partners Ireland is to create 80 new jobs as a result of an €8.2m investment at the company’s Fonthill depot in Dublin.
Dublin newspaper Metro Herald will cease publishing this week as Friday’s edition of the freesheet will be its last, according to the joint venture company behind the title.
The Christmas period is a ‘make or break’ time for retailers and their supply chain, with sales made in November and December having a disproportionate impact on their performance for the year.
‘World Cup 2014’ was the top trending search term on Google in Ireland this year as well as the top trending news story (alongside Garth Brooks and ‘celebrity photo hack’) and top trending event.
Department store John Lewis’ ‘Monty the Penguin’ is the most compelling Christmas ad by a high street retailer in the UK, according to a study by Realeyes which measured people’s facial reactions as they watched ads.
Enterprise Ireland has announced a €200,000 fund to help entrepreneurs in the south east region to explore the feasibility of their innovative start-up ideas.
Dublin-headquartered tech company Oneview Healthcare has been selected by Epworth HealthCare in Australia to help better manage its patient experience and empowerment programme at its Epworth Eastern facility in Victoria.
BT has announced that senior level students taking part in the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition next January will now be in with a chance to win an entrance scholarship to their choice of seven universities in Ireland.
25.08.2014 Having a sustainability plan and Origin Green charter has been the key driver in Dawn Meats achieving a 90pc reduction in thermal energy consumption on one of its major sites and a 50pc reduction on other sites between 2012 and 2013.
22.08.2014 Lean thinking, customer development frameworks and business model innovation are transforming how new products are built and how growth strategies are developed, writes Mary Cronin.
21.08.2014 In the first of a new series on corporate governance, we consider the role of the non-executive director.
19.08.2014 Roddy Doyle’s The Barrytown Trilogy has been selected as the Dublin: One City One Book for 2015.