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# market - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million

The four-storey building is up for rent after HMV closed down all of its Irish stores in February.

# market - Friday 4 January, 2013

United Arab Emirates market opens to Irish sheep meat

Last summer the UAE and the Irish government also reached agreements on beef and poultry meat exports from Ireland.

# market - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Some stabilisation in Dublin property market – reports

There are now 47,000 properties for sale in Ireland and the average asking price is €151,000, according to and €201,000, according to

# market - Friday 28 December, 2012

Spain's bailed-out Bankia plunges on market

The lender is at the heart of a crisis in the bad-loan ridden Spanish banking system.

# market - Friday 14 December, 2012

Germany sees property boom as people seek security

House prices are booming as people seek stability as a consequence of the European debt crisis.

# market - Monday 22 October, 2012

Column: Markets like Moore St are the heart of our cities, and must be saved

The humble street market is in danger of being forgotten as developers move in – but it represents our real heritage, writes Barry Kennerk.

# market - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Web summit hears: Sex please, you're Irish Web Summit This post contains videos

Web summit hears: Sex please, you're Irish

Cindy Gallop, founder of Make Love Not Porn, wants Irish people to share their real-life sex videos to counter the myths of online porn (and to make some money while they’re at it).

# market - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Poll: Do you try to shop in Irish-owned supermarkets? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you try to shop in Irish-owned supermarkets?

Study shows that chains like Tesco, Aldi and Lidl are experiencing more growth than homegrown Irish chains – do you make a conscious choice to shop in Irish supermarkets?

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning.

# market - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Iran to lift ban on Irish beef

Irish beef will be back on the menu in Iran shortly, an Oireachtas committee heard today.

# market - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Syrian fighting torches historic medieval market

The damage to one of the best-preserved old souks in the Middle East was the worst yet to a UNESCO World Heritage site in Syria.

# market - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Time not ripe for Twitter IPO

CEO Dick Costolo ruled out an imminent initial public offering or sale of the social networking site.

# market - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Column: The property tax shows our leaders are banking on another bubble

Our Government appears to be depending on another round of runaway price inflation, writes Aaron McKenna – but where does that leave us?

# market - Monday 27 August, 2012

Samsung shares tumble after court judgement

The company’s shares dropped by 7.5 per cent after a California jury said it had infringed on Apple patents.

# market - Monday 18 June, 2012

New deal means some cheaper drugs on the way, says James Reilly

The price of off-patent medicines will be reduced under a new deal agreed between the HSE and the body representing the pharmaceutical industry.

# market - Thursday 31 May, 2012

C&AG report questions decisions made by DDDA in bid for Glass Bottle site

Report highlights Dublin Dockland Development Authority’s involvement in record bid for property now valued at €45m.

# market - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Bar sales down 6 per cent as consumption of alcohol falls

A new report from the Drinks Industry Group of Ireland shows that the overall drinks market and alcohol consumption were “essentially static” due to the recession and changing consumption patterns.

# market - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Google launches Google Drive

Google Drive allows you to ‘Keep everything. Share anything’, the internet search leader said today. Cloud storage is the latest step for the company.

# market - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Uh-oh: Nokia posts €900m loss in just three months

The struggling mobile phone maker suffered one of its worst quarterly results ever in the first quarter of this year as sales plunged dramatically.

# market - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Bord Gais rejects "anti-competitive" complaint

The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors of Ireland is protesting against what it terms Bord Gais’s “anti competitive and unfair” pricing policies.

# market - Saturday 14 January, 2012

This house could be yours for under €500

Property owner in Westmeath turns tables by asking people to pay €50 apiece to sumbit bid – the lowest unique bid wins.

# market - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

The 5 innovations that will change our lives in 5 years... Predictions This post contains videos

The 5 innovations that will change our lives in 5 years...

… That’s according to IBM’s annual market and societal trends analysis.

# market - Monday 18 July, 2011

Ireland's top companies still creating jobs

A large number on the list of Deloitte’s ‘Best Managed Companies’ say they will continue to recruit this year, while more than 90 per cent think NAMA isn’t doing its job.

# market - Friday 18 March, 2011

The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

This is the week that was, in pictures.