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'They're dropping like flies': Why Cork pubs have been closing in droves

The Rebel County has lost more than 300 venues over a little more than a decade.

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

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

Following a three-year feud with Cork council, Starbucks has closed its Patrick Street store

The Irish operators of the coffee chain have opened numerous unauthorised outlets in recent years.


'Brits aren't overly physical': How Irish tourism operators are being told to sell overseas

Fáilte Ireland has been handing out advice on marketing to key regions.

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

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

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

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

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

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


'Progress was slow on my new bike startup – so I moved to Asia'

Here’s why I couldn’t have founded my company back home in Ireland.

'I learned my first business lesson making stuffed toys at 11 - not even my mother bought one'

From running creches to gig-economy firms, Hannah Wrixon talks about what she’s learned so far.