Property developer Sean Dunne has failed in his application to have his Irish bankruptcy overturned.
New figures from the Central Statistics Office suggest that the number of new private cars licensed for the first time decreased by 8% in November.
Germany's Bundesbank has raised its forecast for growth of the euro zone's largest economy this year and next.
A manufacturing firm in Shannon, Co Clare, Karus & Naimer has gone into liquidation leaving 60 jobs in jeopardy.
Mobile phone operator 3 is to delay the launch of its fourth generation network until the New Year.
Unions and management at Lufthansa Technik Airmotive have written to the LRC seeking assistance in negotiations on the threatened closure of the company with the loss of over 400 jobs.
ESB unions have warned that they will have an all-out strike on Monday 16 December if their dispute over pension arrangements is not resolved before then.
More than 2,000 Marks & Spencer workers across Ireland are to strike tomorrow in a row over a pension scheme.
Housebuilders Abbey has reported pre-tax profits of €7.65m for the six months to the end of October.
Pizza delivery firm Domino's Pizza said its chief executive Lance Batchelor had decided to quit the firm and would leave next year.
NAMA is preparing to sell Irish, German and UK property loans with a face value of €1.8 billion, two people with knowledge of the plan said.
The National Transport Authority has decided to tender out the operation of certain bus route services.