It will be presented by Lucy Kennedy and Martin King
29.01.2015 Aramark Ireland has announced that Olympic champion and Aramark’s health and wellness ambassador Katie Taylor and Munster Rugby legend Alan Quinlan have launched Aramark’s Right...
27.01.2015 Twitter has launched group Direct Messages and a new mobile video experience to all Twitter users.
It will be presented by Lucy Kennedy and Martin King
Entertainment retailer has joined forces with Dublin venue
It's the first of its kind in Ireland
Initiative will be a national week of events
It is now open for nominations
30.01.2015 It was at 12.1pc in December 2013.
30.01.2015 Activities were held in its 87 stores across country.
30.01.2015 Brand produces gourmet baking mixes.
30.01.2015 Manufacturing premises is located in Belview.
Almost all organisations have data relating to their customers but many do not have the procedures in place to ensure that information is being securely stored, writes Fintan Lawlor.
Latest figures from property website MyHome.ie show that there are just 395 houses for sale in Dublin at or under the key €220,000 threshold figure put forward in new lending rules by the Central Bank this week.
Following a year and a half on air, Late Lunch Live is now moving to a brand new 7pm slot on TV3.
Unilever said today that it has achieved one of its key sustainability targets by sending zero non-hazardous waste to landfill from its global factory network.
Construction has started on a €59m upgrade to the Coillte Panel Products SmartPly manufacturing facility in Belview, Co Kilkenny.
Tommy Hilfiger is to publish a memoir with Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House.
Entertainment retailer HMV has entered into a new partnership with Dublin venue Whelan's to host exclusive album launches this year as part of its new rewards programme PureHMV.
Young Dublin-based Boutique Bake has secured a contract with Tesco Ireland which will mean the brand’s gourmet baking mixes are to be stocked in 11 Tesco stores in Dublin and Wicklow.
The MyStreets programme has been launched in Drogheda by Mayor Kevin Callan and patron Sr Stanislaus Kennedy.
The first Allsop Space auction of 2015 is to take place on 18 February in Dublin’s RDS with 222 properties with a total reserve of over €40m going under the hammer.
Latest Eurostat figures show that Irish unemployment rates fell in 2014, from 12.1pc in December 2013 to 10.5pc in December 2014.
The nominees have been announced for the annual Image Business of Beauty Awards and the categories are now open to view and for public vote at bob.image.ie.
Ireland’s first ‘Start-up Gathering’ will be a national week of events from 5 to 10 October 2015 promoting entrepreneurship and showcasing Ireland’s start-up sector to an Irish and international audience.
Ireland had the most active loan portfolio transaction market in Europe in 2014 with sales of more than €30bn, according to a market update from PwC.
Qatar Airways said today that it has acquired a 9.99pc stake in International Airlines Group (IAG).
A key focus of this year's EY Entrepreneur Of The Year programme, which is now open for nominations following a national launch event last night, is on expanding into international markets.
Dalata said today that it has obtained approval from the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) for its acquisition of the Moran Bewley’s Hotel Group.
LloydsPharmacy has reported that it raised over €40,000 for the Irish Hospice Foundation through a variety of activities held in its 87 stores across the country in 2014.
Biotechnology company Biogen Idec has been named the most sustainable corporation in the world in 2015, while Irish headquartered Accenture and Shire are included in among this year’s top 100 sustainability performers.
Anne Enright has been named the inaugural laureate for Irish fiction.
Software and consulting services provider First Derivatives is expanding its consulting division in Australia.
Independent News & Media (INM) has announced a change in its editorial operations and a voluntary severance programme.
The Oireachtas Joint Committee of Inquiry into the Banking Crisis has started preparations for the nexus phase hearings, which are scheduled to commence in April 2015.
The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of Irish Treasury bills, selling the target amount of €500m.
Irish retailers Avoca, Elverys Sports and The Hotel Voucher Shop have been added to the recently launched free employee benefits platform from Jordan Media called ‘Extra for Me’.
Sky is planning to launch a range of mobile voice and data services for the first time in 2016 after agreeing a new partnership with Telefónica UK.
Galway-based medical device start-up Capsos Medical has secured €2.2m in equity investment, which was led by the AIB Seed Capital Fund and co-managed by Enterprise Equity Venture Capital.
New funding of €1.6m for science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) educational and public engagement projects in Ireland has been announced today.
As the countdown to the 6 Nations tournament begins and Jonathan Sexton return to his natural home in front of the kicking tee in an Ireland jersey, a 3’30” film commissioned by Investec has been released.
New research from Aware, the national organisation that provides support, education and information on depression and related conditions, shows that half of Irish businesses consider stress and mental health a priority in their workplace, yet 84pc do not have a wellness policy or wellness programme in place.
New Irish textile start-up Theya Lingerie has launched a range of lingerie geared towards women recovering from breast cancer surgery, cosmetic surgery and/or undergoing radiotherapy treatment.
Construction company Bam Group Ireland has secured a €30m contract with NUI Galway for the design and construction of a new human biology facility.
Aramark Ireland has announced that Olympic champion and Aramark’s health and wellness ambassador Katie Taylor and Munster Rugby legend Alan Quinlan have launched Aramark’s Right Track Challenge, a campaign aimed at improving physical health and well-being in workplaces throughout Ireland.
Icon plc, a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, has announced a new global innovation hub that will create 200 jobs in Ireland.
Launched today, the Government’s Action Plan for Jobs 2015 sets out 382 actions to be taken by 16 Departments and over 60 State agencies during the year to support job-creation.
Canadian real estate investment trust CapReit has completed the acquisition of the Rockbrook portfolio for around €87.3m.
CPL Resources has reported a 5pc increase in revenue to €193.2m for the half year ended 31 December 2014.
Over half of Ireland’s workforce (54pc) say they’re closer to burning out than they were five years ago, according to a Regus report.
Tesco Mobile has reported it now has 300,000 customers, which represents a 40pc increase in a year.
Irish Life has welcomed the decision by Fitch Ratings to the company one notch to AA- from A+.
National agency Skillnets has announced a new €350,000 training fund aimed at private sector companies.
Businesses are now focused on growth for the future and the outlook is positive for 2015, writes Ulster Bank in Ireland CEO, Jim Brown.
Some 58 sustainable transport projects in Cork, Galway, Limerick and Waterford are to receive €15.35m, while €2.15m is being allocated to enhance accessibility for wheelchair and other users, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe, announced today.
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has teamed up with the Digital Youth Council (DYC) to explore the media consumption habits of young people in the digital age.
Two-thirds of attendees at the Checkout Conference, held in association with Rabobank on 27 January, feel that SuperValu is ‘putting its money where its mouth is’ when supporting Irish suppliers.
Dublin-based software provider Fenergo is expanding internationally with plans to take on 30 extra people at its offices in Dublin, Boston in the US, and Sydney, Australia.
In the year to December, residential property prices nationally rose by 16.3pc, according to the CSO.
The volume of retail sales in Ireland in December 2014 was up by 0.5pc over the previous month, while there was an increase of 5.1pc in the annual figure, according to the Central Statistics Office.
A dedicated music panel is to feature at the upcoming 2015 Irish Sponsorship Summit (ISS), scheduled for 26 February in Croke Park.
Irish tech entrepreneur and founder of the Keywords English app Joanna Norton is urging women and girls in Ireland to demonstrate how mobile technology impacts on their lives as part of a new online campaign.
07.01.2015 The coming year will see continued growth in export markets, writes Enterprise Ireland CEO, Julie Sinnamon.
05.01.2015 UCD's Conor Neill provides ten tips that differentiate powerful speakers from the rest.
13.01.2015 Deloitte makes its predictions for the technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) sectors in 2015.
Mobile wallet won’t replace traditional wallet yet, but 2015 will be a tipping point towards wider consumer adoption of in-store smartphone payments.