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Thursday 14 June, 2018

'Two years is a long time': How PayPal is trying to hold onto company-hopping young staff
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'Two years is a long time': How PayPal is trying to hold onto company-hopping young staff

Jun 14th 2018, 6:30 AM 3,595 Views 0 Comments

Louise Phelan says the payments giant is rolling out the perks for millennials.

Wednesday 13 June, 2018

As Dublin's office shortage intensifies, Microsoft is moving into WeWork's new co-working space
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As Dublin's office shortage intensifies, Microsoft is moving into WeWork's new co-working space

Jun 13th 2018, 1:01 AM 2,726 Views 0 Comments

Fellow tech firm Twilio and US food company KIND Bars are also taking up desks in Iveagh Court.

Tuesday 12 June, 2018

The former firm behind Dublin's Tamango nightclub has been slapped with a big tax bill
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The former firm behind Dublin's Tamango nightclub has been slapped with a big tax bill

Jun 12th 2018, 4:49 PM 1,133 Views 0 Comments

Portmarnock-based White Sands Hotel Limited was ordered to pay out €480,000.

This UK firm is hiring 100 new staff from across Ireland – and they can all work from home
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This UK firm is hiring 100 new staff from across Ireland – and they can all work from home

Jun 12th 2018, 11:16 AM 1,842 Views 0 Comments

Microsoft reseller eBECS is looking for engineers and customer support staff.

Dublin Airport wants a new operator for one of its most lucrative stores
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Dublin Airport wants a new operator for one of its most lucrative stores

Jun 12th 2018, 1:01 AM 3,094 Views 0 Comments

The convenience store and deli is expected to deliver sales of €4 million each year.

Saturday 9 June, 2018

Why Google has ditched brain-teasers and 16-step interviews from its hiring process
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Why Google has ditched brain-teasers and 16-step interviews from its hiring process

Jun 9th 2018, 2:01 PM 4,972 Views 0 Comments

Google HR boss for Ireland talks about how the firm recruits its staff.

A long-running feud over Malahide's Christmas Kingdom is destined for the courts
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A long-running feud over Malahide's Christmas Kingdom is destined for the courts

Jun 9th 2018, 6:01 AM 1,265 Views 0 Comments

The market’s operator is looking for a six-figure sum from Fingal council over the hastily reorganised event.

Friday 8 June, 2018

A major housing scheme is being planned for the British Ambassador's doorstep
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A major housing scheme is being planned for the British Ambassador's doorstep

Jun 8th 2018, 1:24 PM 4,050 Views 0 Comments

A 17-storey tower was previously proposed for the south Dublin site.

Thursday 7 June, 2018

Lovin Dublin's founder has sold out of the business to Topaz's ex-boss
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Lovin Dublin's founder has sold out of the business to Topaz's ex-boss

Jun 7th 2018, 11:28 AM 3,263 Views 0 Comments

Niall Harbison is leaving the media group he set up in 2011.

Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Supermac's chief Pat McDonagh has moved to add this Athlone hotel to his empire
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Supermac's chief Pat McDonagh has moved to add this Athlone hotel to his empire

Jun 6th 2018, 5:09 PM 4,562 Views 0 Comments

The 68-bedroom Athlone Springs Hotel was put on the market for more than €3.5 million last year.

A €280m Saudi-backed plan to regenerate Waterford's North Quays has been cleared
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A €280m Saudi-backed plan to regenerate Waterford's North Quays has been cleared

Jun 6th 2018, 12:24 PM 1,178 Views 0 Comments

Objections against the new shopping centre, office blocks and 300 apartments have been withdrawn.

Tuesday 5 June, 2018

As property prices soar, another real estate firm is listing on Ireland’s stock exchange
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As property prices soar, another real estate firm is listing on Ireland’s stock exchange

Jun 5th 2018, 10:34 AM 333 Views 0 Comments

Yew Grove plans to build a commercial portfolio worth between €300m and €500m within three years.

Sunday 3 June, 2018

These are the lessons Irish firms can learn from the storyteller behind Barbie
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These are the lessons Irish firms can learn from the storyteller behind Barbie

Jun 3rd 2018, 6:01 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

Rob Hudnut spent nearly two decades producing movies and TV shows for toymaker Mattel.

Saturday 2 June, 2018

A rail project with no funding or timeline has stopped construction of a Dublin office block
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A rail project with no funding or timeline has stopped construction of a Dublin office block

Jun 2nd 2018, 6:01 AM 3,404 Views 0 Comments

The long-delayed Dart Underground led to the development being knocked back.

Thursday 31 May, 2018

Despite council opposition, a new 'superpub' is coming to Dublin's nightclub quarter
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Despite council opposition, a new 'superpub' is coming to Dublin's nightclub quarter

May 31st 2018, 12:34 PM 17,312 Views 0 Comments

The plans for the Harcourt Street venue were proposed by the couple behind the Nurse On Call agency.

'It's been difficult - professionally and personally': Sugru's Irish founder on a 'disappointing' sale
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'It's been difficult - professionally and personally': Sugru's Irish founder on a 'disappointing' sale

May 31st 2018, 1:01 AM 4,676 Views 0 Comments

Many small investors lost most of their money after backing the mouldable glue maker.

Wednesday 30 May, 2018

The firm behind the Aungier Danger doughnut chain is headed for liquidation
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The firm behind the Aungier Danger doughnut chain is headed for liquidation

May 30th 2018, 4:36 PM 4,605 Views 0 Comments

But its founder says his business ‘isn’t going anywhere’ and plans to expand.

Nearly a year since being pulled from the streets, 'stationless' bikes are back in central Dublin
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Nearly a year since being pulled from the streets, 'stationless' bikes are back in central Dublin

May 30th 2018, 11:30 AM 1,178 Views 0 Comments

Dublin council has agreed to allow two operators run dockless for-hire bike schemes.

Why this $3bn Chinese bike-sharing firm won't be launching in Ireland any time soon
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Why this $3bn Chinese bike-sharing firm won't be launching in Ireland any time soon

May 30th 2018, 1:01 AM 1,122 Views 0 Comments

Strict rules for shared-bike schemes in Dublin has made Ofo wary of an Irish expansion.

Tuesday 29 May, 2018

A big-name developer lost his battle to keep this Wicklow hotel off the land-hoarders list
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A big-name developer lost his battle to keep this Wicklow hotel off the land-hoarders list

May 29th 2018, 6:50 PM 3,548 Views 0 Comments

The former La Touche Hotel in Greystones has been vacant since 2004.

As demand for housing soars, Maxol wants to turn a prime Dublin forecourt into apartments
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As demand for housing soars, Maxol wants to turn a prime Dublin forecourt into apartments

May 29th 2018, 1:01 AM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

The petrol station group plans to replace its Sandymount outlet with a five-storey residential block.

Saturday 26 May, 2018

Dublin's Spencer Hotel has the green light for expansion - but ran into trouble over its sign
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Dublin's Spencer Hotel has the green light for expansion - but ran into trouble over its sign

May 26th 2018, 2:01 PM 959 Views 0 Comments

Another 40 rooms will be added to the complex on the city’s north quays.

The EU is running the rule over claims Ireland's peak equestrian body got illegal state aid
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The EU is running the rule over claims Ireland's peak equestrian body got illegal state aid

May 26th 2018, 6:01 AM 1,143 Views 0 Comments

The government has been accused of distorting competition with its funding for Horse Sport Ireland.

Thursday 24 May, 2018

A plan to convert the last Georgian mansion built in Dublin into offices has been cleared
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A plan to convert the last Georgian mansion built in Dublin into offices has been cleared

May 24th 2018, 12:41 PM 3,021 Views 0 Comments

Aldborough House has been vacant for nearly two decades.

Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Plans for a rooftop cinema in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre are dead in the water... for now
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Plans for a rooftop cinema in Stephen's Green Shopping Centre are dead in the water... for now

May 22nd 2018, 1:01 AM 1,320 Views 0 Comments

Marketing firm Outset said it has been ‘frustrated’ by the planning process.

Sunday 20 May, 2018

'There is no gym for your face': Tech founder Pat Phelan's million-euro bet on cosmetic clinics
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'There is no gym for your face': Tech founder Pat Phelan's million-euro bet on cosmetic clinics

May 20th 2018, 6:01 AM 10,180 Views 0 Comments

The entrepreneur who sold Trustev for $44m is setting up a chain under the Sisu brand.

Saturday 19 May, 2018

This World Economic Forum exec has a warning for Ireland ahead of the next industrial revolution
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This World Economic Forum exec has a warning for Ireland ahead of the next industrial revolution

May 19th 2018, 2:01 PM 1,574 Views 0 Comments

Martina Larkin says the country is lagging some of its European peers in key areas.

Friday 18 May, 2018

JustEat is quietly switching up its playbook... it's now hiring delivery drivers
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JustEat is quietly switching up its playbook... it's now hiring delivery drivers

May 18th 2018, 1:01 AM 2,422 Views 0 Comments

The Irish boss of the takeaway ordering giant talks about a logistics pilot the operation is running.

Wednesday 16 May, 2018

The man who brought Apple to Europe has backed this Cork cybersecurity startup
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The man who brought Apple to Europe has backed this Cork cybersecurity startup

May 16th 2018, 5:33 PM 424 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Velona Systems.

Deliveroo is giving all its staff shares in the company, but only a few Irish workers will benefit
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Deliveroo is giving all its staff shares in the company, but only a few Irish workers will benefit

May 16th 2018, 11:49 AM 211 Views 0 Comments

The stock options scheme is not available to its thousands of delivery riders.

Tuesday 15 May, 2018

A big developer wants to build 200 homes on the site of Dublin's second-most expensive house
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A big developer wants to build 200 homes on the site of Dublin's second-most expensive house

May 15th 2018, 1:01 AM 4,966 Views 0 Comments

Chesterfield House in Blackrock was bought in 2004 for €47 million.

Monday 14 May, 2018

An Irish-owned firm has bagged the contract to install and maintain the World Cup final pitch
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An Irish-owned firm has bagged the contract to install and maintain the World Cup final pitch

May 14th 2018, 10:21 AM 2,153 Views 0 Comments

SIS Pitches has also fitted its patented synthetic and real grass hybrid at five other Russian venues.

Sunday 13 May, 2018

'We say Eir lost, not that they dropped out': The National Broadband Plan's last man standing
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'We say Eir lost, not that they dropped out': The National Broadband Plan's last man standing

May 13th 2018, 6:01 AM 713 Views 0 Comments

Enet chairman David McCourt talks about why he’s determined to see the project succeed.

Saturday 12 May, 2018

Nursing homes want foreign work permit rules relaxed to solve their staffing 'crisis'
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Nursing homes want foreign work permit rules relaxed to solve their staffing 'crisis'

May 12th 2018, 6:01 AM 2,340 Views 0 Comments

An industry group says workers from countries like the Philippines could plug a skills gap.

Friday 11 May, 2018

One of the largest tourist accommodation projects in Ireland has been given the go-ahead
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One of the largest tourist accommodation projects in Ireland has been given the go-ahead

May 11th 2018, 11:40 AM 3,744 Views 0 Comments

Tetrarch Capital plans to create a 595-unit hotel and short-term letting block at Ned’s pub in Dublin.

Thursday 10 May, 2018

Building firm CRH has been kicked off its perch as Ireland's biggest company
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Building firm CRH has been kicked off its perch as Ireland's biggest company

May 10th 2018, 12:01 AM 1,688 Views 0 Comments

Tech giant Apple made a meteoric rise up the leaderboard of the country’s largest businesses.

Wednesday 9 May, 2018

There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank
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There has been a sharp increase in the number of whistleblowers contacting the Central Bank

May 9th 2018, 5:01 PM 256 Views 0 Comments

Reports of wrongdoings in the financial sector nearly doubled last year.

A plan by restaurant mogul Paddy McKillen Jnr to revamp two south Dublin joints hits a roadblock
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A plan by restaurant mogul Paddy McKillen Jnr to revamp two south Dublin joints hits a roadblock

May 9th 2018, 12:04 AM 4,145 Views 0 Comments

The Press Up Group wants to demolish and rebuild the Union Café and Kennedy’s in Mount Merrion.

Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Google is pumping €150m into a massive data centre development in south Dublin
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Google is pumping €150m into a massive data centre development in south Dublin

May 8th 2018, 2:22 PM 1,490 Views 0 Comments

The tech multinational is expanding its facility in Grange Castle.

Dublin Airport has to fork out €15m to soundproof homes and schools near its new runway
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Dublin Airport has to fork out €15m to soundproof homes and schools near its new runway

May 8th 2018, 1:01 AM 4,186 Views 0 Comments

Hundreds of properties need to be insulated before the completion of the new €320 million airstrip.