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Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Plans to convert a section of Arnotts' car park into a hotel have been approved
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Plans to convert a section of Arnotts' car park into a hotel have been approved

Sep 19th 2018, 1:01 AM 1,474 Views 0 Comments

Developer Noel Smyth also has separate permission for a 310-bedroom hotel nearby.

Tuesday 18 September, 2018

As Ireland's talent war rumbles on, the cost of replacing staff has doubled
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As Ireland's talent war rumbles on, the cost of replacing staff has doubled

Sep 18th 2018, 11:35 AM 4,134 Views 0 Comments

The average price tag on replacing a worker now stands at €13,100.

Monday 17 September, 2018

After tapping out of a branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve
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After tapping out of a branding battle, Conor McGregor will call his whiskey Proper No. Twelve

Sep 17th 2018, 5:42 PM 1,094 Views 0 Comments

The MMA fighter’s new product will initially launch in Ireland and the US.

Friday 14 September, 2018

Industry bigwigs have pumped cash into Neva Labs – Mark Little’s plan to fix the media
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Industry bigwigs have pumped cash into Neva Labs – Mark Little’s plan to fix the media

Sep 14th 2018, 6:22 PM 1,141 Views 0 Comments

The €560,000 seed investment is the first external funding for the Irish company.

Sky has been fined over €100k for not informing customers about their right to cancel contracts
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Sky has been fined over €100k for not informing customers about their right to cancel contracts

Sep 14th 2018, 11:40 AM 795 Views 0 Comments

The company also failed to supply 79,000 customers with a durable copy of their agreements.

'Donnybrook isn't designed for this' – a Tidy Towns group is rallying against this new D4 hotel
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'Donnybrook isn't designed for this' – a Tidy Towns group is rallying against this new D4 hotel

Sep 14th 2018, 1:01 AM 2,812 Views 0 Comments

The local group said the project would cause more traffic at a troublesome Dublin pinch point.

Thursday 13 September, 2018

Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects
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Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects

Sep 13th 2018, 1:35 PM 2,158 Views 0 Comments

The pensions fund has a site adjacent to the facility being planned by the tech giant.

A bid to keep GAA fan haunt the Big Tree serving on match days has been blocked
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A bid to keep GAA fan haunt the Big Tree serving on match days has been blocked

Sep 13th 2018, 1:01 AM 1,895 Views 0 Comments

The site is being turned into a hotel, but publican Louis Fitzgerald wanted to keep the beer garden open.

Wednesday 12 September, 2018

A Waterford haulier has been penalised over claims it used a faulty device to track break times
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A Waterford haulier has been penalised over claims it used a faulty device to track break times

Sep 12th 2018, 1:06 PM 1,548 Views 0 Comments

Mark Lonergan Transport was ordered to pay the worker €2,500 for breaching EU regulations.

Tuesday 11 September, 2018

The College Guide To DCU: Library shortcuts, Harry Potter, and how to get the best goujons
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The College Guide To DCU: Library shortcuts, Harry Potter, and how to get the best goujons

Sep 11th 2018, 2:23 PM 11,400 Views 4 Comments

How to fit right in if you’re off to the Glasnevin campus this semester.

Plans to put a children's play centre in Swords superclub the Wright Venue have been shelved
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Plans to put a children's play centre in Swords superclub the Wright Venue have been shelved

Sep 11th 2018, 1:01 AM 3,486 Views 0 Comments

The local council said the proposal from owner Michael Wright would require full planning permission.

Monday 10 September, 2018

Johnny Ronan has the all-clear to build one of Dublin city centre's largest housing blocks
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Johnny Ronan has the all-clear to build one of Dublin city centre's largest housing blocks

Sep 10th 2018, 12:16 PM 11,049 Views 0 Comments

The 325 apartments, and 102-unit aparthotel, will be constructed in Dublin’s docklands.

Saturday 8 September, 2018

'Too many generic hotels': The owner of Cork's Imperial Hotel says Dublin has lost its mojo
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'Too many generic hotels': The owner of Cork's Imperial Hotel says Dublin has lost its mojo

Sep 8th 2018, 6:01 PM 1,888 Views 0 Comments

Allen Flynn from Flynn Hotels says the capital needs smaller, family-run operations.

Friday 7 September, 2018

A $1 million legal battle has dragged Dublin's 3D4Medical further into the red
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A $1 million legal battle has dragged Dublin's 3D4Medical further into the red

Sep 7th 2018, 4:51 PM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

The case was decided in favour of the Blackrock-based firm, according to fresh accounts.

Thursday 6 September, 2018

Redundancy payouts have pushed bookseller Eason into the red
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Redundancy payouts have pushed bookseller Eason into the red

Sep 6th 2018, 12:49 PM 845 Views 0 Comments

The book and stationery retailer outsourced warehouse operations and closed some retail units last year.

Pharma giant Chanelle Group is making one of the largest investments in Galway by any Irish firm
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Pharma giant Chanelle Group is making one of the largest investments in Galway by any Irish firm

Sep 6th 2018, 10:52 AM 1,025 Views 0 Comments

Michael Burke’s company has plans to spend €86 million on new research and facilities.

Wednesday 5 September, 2018

These are the most popular food and drink brands in Ireland
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These are the most popular food and drink brands in Ireland

Sep 5th 2018, 11:48 AM 3,881 Views 0 Comments

Indigenous names such as Brennans Bread, Avonmore and Tayto all ranked high in the list.

Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Ireland's biggest hotel group Dalata plans to open thousands more rooms in the coming years
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Ireland's biggest hotel group Dalata plans to open thousands more rooms in the coming years

Sep 4th 2018, 1:05 PM 467 Views 0 Comments

The firm behind the Clayton and Maldron brands expects to complete several new hotels in 2018.

Monday 3 September, 2018

Poll: Are you in favour of fast-track planning rules for data centres?
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Poll: Are you in favour of fast-track planning rules for data centres?

Sep 3rd 2018, 5:47 PM 532 Views 0 Comments

The protracted planning process resulted in Apple shelving a large development in rural Ireland.

Premier Inn is opening its first Dublin city-centre hotel in this long-vacant George's Street building
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Premier Inn is opening its first Dublin city-centre hotel in this long-vacant George's Street building

Sep 3rd 2018, 4:52 PM 5,943 Views 0 Comments

The UK budget accommodation chain is planning dozens more facilities in the capital.

'An unwanted end' – Murphy & Gunn is closing in Milltown after 50 years selling BMWs
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'An unwanted end' – Murphy & Gunn is closing in Milltown after 50 years selling BMWs

Sep 3rd 2018, 12:30 PM 6,107 Views 0 Comments

Some 37 workers will be affected by the directors’ decision to wind up one of its two dealerships.

Saturday 1 September, 2018

A billion-dollar 'virtual hospital' group has pulled the plug on possible pilots in Cork and Dublin
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A billion-dollar 'virtual hospital' group has pulled the plug on possible pilots in Cork and Dublin

Sep 1st 2018, 2:01 PM 1,019 Views 0 Comments

Missouri-based Mercy Virtual has shelved its plans after a year of contact with officials in Ireland.

Friday 31 August, 2018

Eason plans to sell €90m worth of property - including its flagship O'Connell St building
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Eason plans to sell €90m worth of property - including its flagship O'Connell St building

Aug 31st 2018, 11:26 AM 2,456 Views 0 Comments

The retailer owns 13 properties that will be put up for sale – although some will be leased back for stores.

One farmer stands in the way of Facebook's plans to expand its Meath data centre campus
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One farmer stands in the way of Facebook's plans to expand its Meath data centre campus

Aug 31st 2018, 1:01 AM 6,576 Views 0 Comments

The social media giant is planning a facility the size of around eight Aviva pitches.

Thursday 30 August, 2018

After the $700m sale of Adapt Pharma, these Irish investors are in line for a big payday
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After the $700m sale of Adapt Pharma, these Irish investors are in line for a big payday

Aug 30th 2018, 11:46 AM 1,769 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based company was set up four years ago by Séamus Mulligan and other entrepreneurs.

An Post is weighing up options to turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space
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An Post is weighing up options to turn its 'surplus' property into commercial space

Aug 30th 2018, 1:01 AM 1,041 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state could also look at relocating more of its operations from a number of sites.

Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Waterford's museum group is planning a €120k attraction that tells the story of glass
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Waterford's museum group is planning a €120k attraction that tells the story of glass

Aug 29th 2018, 2:49 PM 406 Views 0 Comments

The new exhibit would be based across the road from the Waterford Crystal visitor centre and factory.

Monday 27 August, 2018

Overhauling a dole system that 'discourages' jobseekers could help plug Ireland's skills gaps
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Overhauling a dole system that 'discourages' jobseekers could help plug Ireland's skills gaps

Aug 27th 2018, 3:24 PM 5,036 Views 0 Comments

The National Recruitment Federation also noted the cost of childcare is keeping people out of work.

Dublin's getting over 5,000 new hotel rooms by 2020 – but it's not enough
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Dublin's getting over 5,000 new hotel rooms by 2020 – but it's not enough

Aug 27th 2018, 11:16 AM 2,180 Views 0 Comments

A new report from Fáilte Ireland said the capital will need a thousand more beds to match demand.

Friday 17 August, 2018

A 'struggling' wing of Dundrum centre will be turned into a new food and drinks quarter
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A 'struggling' wing of Dundrum centre will be turned into a new food and drinks quarter

Aug 17th 2018, 2:00 PM 15,636 Views 0 Comments

Toy shop Hamleys recently moved out of the district because its business was ‘no longer viable’.

Thursday 16 August, 2018

The College Guide To UL: Picturesque walks, hidden roof gardens, and scones to die for
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The College Guide To UL: Picturesque walks, hidden roof gardens, and scones to die for

Aug 16th 2018, 5:15 PM 12,094 Views 2 Comments

A guide to the campus resting on the banks of the Shannon.

The College Guide To Trinity: Concealed libraries, study hideouts, and how to skip queues
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The College Guide To Trinity: Concealed libraries, study hideouts, and how to skip queues

Aug 16th 2018, 5:12 PM 15,428 Views 12 Comments

A rundown of how to find your way around Ireland’s oldest college.

The College Guide To NUIG: Insider tips, Insta hotspots, and the story of the Big Yellow Thing
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The College Guide To NUIG: Insider tips, Insta hotspots, and the story of the Big Yellow Thing

Aug 16th 2018, 5:08 PM 14,381 Views 9 Comments

What you need to know about the college known for its craic.

Starbucks has lost its third planning battle over an 'unauthorised' café in Cork
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Starbucks has lost its third planning battle over an 'unauthorised' café in Cork

Aug 16th 2018, 1:59 PM 2,435 Views 0 Comments

The dispute in relation to the Patrick Street outlet has spanned several years.

After initially hitting a roadblock, one of Ireland's largest startup hubs is expanding
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After initially hitting a roadblock, one of Ireland's largest startup hubs is expanding

Aug 16th 2018, 11:10 AM 373 Views 0 Comments

The €6.5 million development will increase NovaUCD’s capacity by more than 50%.

Tuesday 14 August, 2018

The College Guide To UCD: Insider tips, top study spots, and the best chicken fillet roll
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The College Guide To UCD: Insider tips, top study spots, and the best chicken fillet roll

Aug 14th 2018, 2:53 PM 15,494 Views 8 Comments

If you’re heading to UCD this year, read this first.

Monday 13 August, 2018

'A bitter pill for shareholders': The troubled firm behind Cuisine de France wants to raise €800m
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'A bitter pill for shareholders': The troubled firm behind Cuisine de France wants to raise €800m

Aug 13th 2018, 12:10 PM 775 Views 0 Comments

Bakery firm Aryzta said it needs the funds to pay down debt.

Thursday 9 August, 2018

The family that brought Poundworld to Ireland has swooped to buy what's left of the UK chain
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The family that brought Poundworld to Ireland has swooped to buy what's left of the UK chain

Aug 9th 2018, 4:54 PM 1,116 Views 0 Comments

The British business entered administration earlier this year and has already closed hundreds of stores.

Irish IT giant Version 1 topped €100m in sales last year - but it's worried about the pound
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Irish IT giant Version 1 topped €100m in sales last year - but it's worried about the pound

Aug 9th 2018, 12:55 PM 390 Views 0 Comments

The software services group has been on an acquisition spree in recent years.

Blanchardstown centre has been cleared for a renovation to 'bring it in line' with rivals
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Blanchardstown centre has been cleared for a renovation to 'bring it in line' with rivals

Aug 9th 2018, 1:01 AM 4,741 Views 0 Comments

The owners of the Dublin shopping mall want to remove its central fountain.