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Tuesday 7 August, 2018

After bagging €118m in funding, this ag-tech firm is building a Meath research hub
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After bagging €118m in funding, this ag-tech firm is building a Meath research hub

Aug 7th 2018, 2:44 PM 702 Views 0 Comments

Animal feed producer Devenish raised a large tranche of the cash from the European Investment Bank.

Friday 3 August, 2018

The State wants to build a data centre in Kildare - but it's worried about its own planning rules
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The State wants to build a data centre in Kildare - but it's worried about its own planning rules

Aug 3rd 2018, 5:31 PM 2,049 Views 0 Comments

The Office of Public Works said the €30m project would be built on an existing campus in Celbridge.

Glasnevin plans for a chapel over the graves of the 'poor of Dublin' have been rejected
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Glasnevin plans for a chapel over the graves of the 'poor of Dublin' have been rejected

Aug 3rd 2018, 1:24 PM 1,411 Views 0 Comments

Thousands of babies are believed to be buried at the St Paul’s Cemetery site.

After a garda probe and potential cyber breach, CityPost is headed for liquidation
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After a garda probe and potential cyber breach, CityPost is headed for liquidation

Aug 3rd 2018, 1:01 AM 3,159 Views 0 Comments

Creditors have moved to wind up the An Post challenger after a tumultuous 12 months for the firm.

Thursday 2 August, 2018

Guinness is planning a new gastropub in the lab behind Hop House 13
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Guinness is planning a new gastropub in the lab behind Hop House 13

Aug 2nd 2018, 12:15 PM 798 Views 0 Comments

The Liberties restaurant, with capacity for 200 people, will serve food to accompany a beer-tasting experience.

Monday 30 July, 2018

An Irish meat processor has acquired a UK rival to help Brexit-proof its business
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An Irish meat processor has acquired a UK rival to help Brexit-proof its business

Jul 30th 2018, 11:13 AM 720 Views 0 Comments

Kepak has bought 2 Sisters Red Meat Ltd – which can process 250,000 cattle and a million lambs annually.

Friday 27 July, 2018

Despite council concerns, hospitality mogul Paddy McKillen is scaling up a Dublin hotel plan
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Despite council concerns, hospitality mogul Paddy McKillen is scaling up a Dublin hotel plan

Jul 27th 2018, 5:07 PM 3,029 Views 0 Comments

The Press Up Group founder wants to nearly double the rooms in the docklands development.

A Tallaght laundry firm has been snapped up by a multibillion-euro French buyer
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A Tallaght laundry firm has been snapped up by a multibillion-euro French buyer

Jul 27th 2018, 11:13 AM 993 Views 0 Comments

Elis has acquired Kings Laundry, which employs up to 550 people at peak times.

Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Jameson's makers want to open a VIP-only hideout in inner-city Dublin
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Jameson's makers want to open a VIP-only hideout in inner-city Dublin

Jul 25th 2018, 1:01 AM 2,515 Views 0 Comments

The Capel Street pad will also include a private bedroom for celebrities invited to stay overnight.

Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Sligo's 200-year-old jail could be turned into a 'key tourism attraction'
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Sligo's 200-year-old jail could be turned into a 'key tourism attraction'

Jul 24th 2018, 1:01 AM 3,447 Views 0 Comments

Built in the 1800s, Sligo Gaol housed inmates such as Michael Collins and a former Hollywood actor.

Monday 23 July, 2018

After a 'turbulent' year of plant closures, Bord na Móna posted a multimillion-euro loss
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After a 'turbulent' year of plant closures, Bord na Móna posted a multimillion-euro loss

Jul 23rd 2018, 4:18 PM 747 Views 0 Comments

The semi-state group made some “difficult decisions” to close a number of operations.

Friday 20 July, 2018

Higher costs took their toll on profits at one of Ireland's biggest food processing firms
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Higher costs took their toll on profits at one of Ireland's biggest food processing firms

Jul 20th 2018, 1:27 PM 1,287 Views 0 Comments

But turnover soared last year at the Waterford-based Arrow Group, which owns the Dawn brand.

As Dublin hotel prices hit record levels, a new player is entering the market
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As Dublin hotel prices hit record levels, a new player is entering the market

Jul 20th 2018, 11:13 AM 3,743 Views 0 Comments

EasyHotel is splashing out €18 million to get a foothold in Ireland.

Thursday 19 July, 2018

Parcel Motel is facing a crackdown on Dublin depots it opened without permission
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Parcel Motel is facing a crackdown on Dublin depots it opened without permission

Jul 19th 2018, 4:54 PM 6,136 Views 0 Comments

One facility in Ballybrack has already been closed following an enforcement notice.

Despite Ireland's craft beer boom, people are getting less fond of their pints
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Despite Ireland's craft beer boom, people are getting less fond of their pints

Jul 19th 2018, 11:55 AM 1,397 Views 0 Comments

Consumption of beer continues to decline, while exports were also down last year.

Monday 16 July, 2018

'A misguided crisis measure' - Ibec says the State's new fiscal buffer won't help during a downturn
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'A misguided crisis measure' - Ibec says the State's new fiscal buffer won't help during a downturn

Jul 16th 2018, 11:41 AM 213 Views 0 Comments

The business group thinks the ‘rainy day’ fund will make little difference in the event of a crisis.

Friday 13 July, 2018

The operator of Poolbeg's incinerator has floated plans to significant lift capacity
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The operator of Poolbeg's incinerator has floated plans to significant lift capacity

Jul 13th 2018, 3:17 PM 500 Views 0 Comments

Covanta could seek to change its licence so it can burn another 90,000 tonnes of waste.

Wednesday 11 July, 2018

A Dunnes Stores 'retail transformation' project in south Dublin has hit a snag
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A Dunnes Stores 'retail transformation' project in south Dublin has hit a snag

Jul 11th 2018, 1:01 AM 6,400 Views 0 Comments

After revamping some of its biggest stores, the retailer was planning to overhaul its Sandyford supermarket.

Monday 9 July, 2018

The biggest Domino's operator in Ireland sold nearly €50m worth of pizzas last year
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The biggest Domino's operator in Ireland sold nearly €50m worth of pizzas last year

Jul 9th 2018, 5:55 PM 8,135 Views 0 Comments

The Caldwells’ Tallaght outlet is one of the pizza chain’s busiest stores worldwide.

A Belfast firm has chosen Athlone over 'several global locations' for its new software hub
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A Belfast firm has chosen Athlone over 'several global locations' for its new software hub

Jul 9th 2018, 12:16 PM 587 Views 0 Comments

Neueda Technologies plans to create 200 new high-tech jobs in the midlands town.

Saturday 7 July, 2018

'Big brands with pseudo craft beers put pressure on us': This Galway brewer is being liquidated
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'Big brands with pseudo craft beers put pressure on us': This Galway brewer is being liquidated

Jul 7th 2018, 2:01 PM 8,006 Views 0 Comments

The Independent Brewing Company of Ireland was set up in 2012.

Friday 6 July, 2018

Dealz faces a Wexford store's closure after losing another battle over an unauthorised outlet
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Dealz faces a Wexford store's closure after losing another battle over an unauthorised outlet

Jul 6th 2018, 3:26 PM 9,099 Views 0 Comments

An Bord Pleanála previously ruled against one of the retailer’s Dublin shops.

One councillor has stalled a scheme that would clear the way for 8,500 homes in south Dublin
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One councillor has stalled a scheme that would clear the way for 8,500 homes in south Dublin

Jul 6th 2018, 1:01 AM 1,613 Views 0 Comments

Former TD Paul Gogarty said the plans aren’t sustainable due to the area’s lack of transport.

Thursday 5 July, 2018

After an acquisition spree, Keywords Studios is moving into the world of startup investment
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After an acquisition spree, Keywords Studios is moving into the world of startup investment

Jul 5th 2018, 11:08 AM 121 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based games industry giant has already agreed to put £300,000 into one UK outfit.

Tuesday 3 July, 2018

A major German boutique hotel chain's first Irish venue has been cleared for north Dublin
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A major German boutique hotel chain's first Irish venue has been cleared for north Dublin

Jul 3rd 2018, 1:01 AM 9,469 Views 0 Comments

The nine-storey Abbey Street development will operate under the Motel One brand.

Monday 2 July, 2018

The owner of Kerry's five-star Muckross Park Hotel has just bagged €40m in funding
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The owner of Kerry's five-star Muckross Park Hotel has just bagged €40m in funding

Jul 2nd 2018, 11:31 AM 2,346 Views 0 Comments

Noel Creedon’s iNua Hospitality plans to add more properties to its network of seven hotels.

Sunday 1 July, 2018

How Ireland's 'love affair' with radio could turn podcasts into a fresh 'threat' for broadcasters
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How Ireland's 'love affair' with radio could turn podcasts into a fresh 'threat' for broadcasters

Jul 1st 2018, 6:01 PM 2,150 Views 0 Comments

A recent Reuters report showed that podcasts are much more popular in Ireland than most EU states.

There's been a huge surge in complaints about how Irish 'influencers' plug products
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There's been a huge surge in complaints about how Irish 'influencers' plug products

Jul 1st 2018, 6:01 AM 2,638 Views 0 Comments

Over 100 objections have been made to the ads watchdog about social media stars and bloggers.

Thursday 28 June, 2018

Virgin is retiring the TV3 brand and launching a dedicated sports channel
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Virgin is retiring the TV3 brand and launching a dedicated sports channel

Jun 28th 2018, 1:31 PM 2,144 Views 0 Comments

Virgin Media Television has secured the rights for a number of sports tournaments in recent years.

Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Low tax rates and flexible labour laws – why Dublin is an 'easy target' for property investment
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Low tax rates and flexible labour laws – why Dublin is an 'easy target' for property investment

Jun 27th 2018, 11:59 AM 587 Views 0 Comments

A new Savills report also ranked the Irish capital as one of the most inclusive cities in Europe.

Monday 25 June, 2018

There is now a craft brewery in every single county
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There is now a craft brewery in every single county

Jun 25th 2018, 4:12 PM 915 Views 0 Comments

Cork is leading the way with 10 facilities based in the region.

Sunday 24 June, 2018

From 'a bunch of nerds' to 'sex parties' – how this Irish tech founder has seen Silicon Valley change
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From 'a bunch of nerds' to 'sex parties' – how this Irish tech founder has seen Silicon Valley change

Jun 24th 2018, 6:01 PM 2,045 Views 0 Comments

Paul Biggar talks about why he fell in love with the US tech scene and the ‘party on the edge of the earth’.

Saturday 23 June, 2018

The brothers behind a Drumshanbo craft brewery have had their Dublin pub plans knocked back
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The brothers behind a Drumshanbo craft brewery have had their Dublin pub plans knocked back

Jun 23rd 2018, 6:01 AM 2,241 Views 0 Comments

The council has blocked Carrig Brewing Company’s bid to expand its city centre joint Bar Rua.

Thursday 21 June, 2018

Primark is battling to keep one of its prime city centre properties off the land-hoarders list
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Primark is battling to keep one of its prime city centre properties off the land-hoarders list

Jun 21st 2018, 2:24 PM 6,591 Views 0 Comments

The firm faces thousands of euro in levies over the long-vacant Independent House on Abbey Street.

Companies are losing droves of new hires over misleading jobs specs
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Companies are losing droves of new hires over misleading jobs specs

Jun 21st 2018, 1:01 AM 876 Views 0 Comments

Retention of staff has been cited as a big challenge by Irish businesses.

Tuesday 19 June, 2018

The Irish challenger to Amazon's same-day delivery service has bought an Australian startup
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The Irish challenger to Amazon's same-day delivery service has bought an Australian startup

Jun 19th 2018, 11:34 AM 617 Views 0 Comments

WeBringg has acquired Perth-based firm Spatula, which provides real-time package tracking.

Monday 18 June, 2018

How Ireland's largest business group thinks the housing crisis can be solved
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How Ireland's largest business group thinks the housing crisis can be solved

Jun 18th 2018, 6:03 PM 1,328 Views 0 Comments

Ibec claims the country hasn’t had a ‘normal’ property market for two decades.

Shared office giant WeWork will lease all of the Central Bank's old headquarters
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Shared office giant WeWork will lease all of the Central Bank's old headquarters

Jun 18th 2018, 10:15 AM 1,377 Views 0 Comments

The US company has been rapidly expanding its footprint across Dublin in recent months.

Sunday 17 June, 2018

How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin
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How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin

Jun 17th 2018, 6:01 AM 3,581 Views 0 Comments

The new Ireland 2040 plan has been cited in the approval of a major hotel development.

Saturday 16 June, 2018

Crowdfunding and selling holiday homes - the new plans to bankroll Sligo's 'glamping village'
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Crowdfunding and selling holiday homes - the new plans to bankroll Sligo's 'glamping village'

Jun 16th 2018, 6:01 PM 9,121 Views 0 Comments

Funeral director David McGowan says he’s already put more than €1 million into the project.