Gabriel Fagan has been appointed chief economist at the Central Bank.
Hibernia REIT has invested €267m in property since the start of April, according to an interim management statement from the property trust.
Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) has hit back at criticism from sport horse breeders who have requested the outsourcing of horse registrations.
FARM organisations have threatened to torpedo Ireland's €2bn beef export strategy by withdrawing support from Bord Bia's Beef Quality Assurance Scheme.
PHIL Hogan is a serious contender to become the next EU Agriculture Commissioner. But a multi-layered political poker game must be won if Ireland's nominee is to land the post which controls 44pc of the annual EU budget which is worth over €140bn per year.