Eamon Ryan, Green Party leader, was critical of Taoiseach Enda Kenny for the position he has taken on Greece. Photograph:  Dylan Vaughan.

(...); begin a new green industrial revolution; reform the banking system and revive life in rural Ireland. He(...)

Green Party Leader Eamon Ryan addresses the Green Party conference in Kilkenny. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

(...) revival of social and economic life in rural Ireland, and reform of the banking system. Surprisingly(...)

The President’s Initiative: President Michael D Higgins delivering the keynote Address, at The President of Ireland’s Ethics Initiative National Seminar , at Aras an Uachtaráin, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) caused by an unprecedented banking collapse and property bubble can be fixed if the right supervision and(...)

‘The AIIB will address the need for investment in Asian transport, energy and telecommunications.’ Jin Liqun (left), Secretary-General of the Multilateral Interim Secretariat for Establishing Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, talks to Khalid A Al-Falih, President and CEO of Saudi Arabian Oil Company, during the China Development Forum  in Beijing this week. Photograph:  EPA/ROLEX DELA PENA

(...)” along the lines of this banking politics and diplomacy? Stark alternatives These stark alternatives(...)

Living here: Lida Douka, who moved to her employer’s Dublin office.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley

European partners to prevent their banking systems from collapse.But fast-forward five years or so and the(...)

Former Irish Nationwide chief executive Michael Fingleton. At the High Court, Ms Justice Marie Baker, said Mr Fingleton had not identified anything in the terms and conditions of the loan that he might rely on in a defence. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) did not read or understand the letter of loan sanction, she said.  He accepted he signed the banking(...)

Fabien Peyaud of Herdwatch, who was crowned the winner of the AIB Start-up Academy 2015. Photo: Conor Mulhern

(...) business banking at AIB), Brian Keating (brand director at AIB), Pamela Newenham (business journalist at(...)

BPA or Banca Privada d’Andorra’s Spanish unit Banco Madrid filed for bankruptcy earlier this month. Andorra will create a ‘bad bank’ to group the assets of BPA. Photo: Reuters

(...) banking system.Andorra, a small mountainous state whose economy relies heavily on financial services, took(...)

Ross McEwan, chief executive officer of the Royal Bank of Scotland. RBS has agreed to sell its Couts International private bank to Switzerland’s Union Bancaire Privee. Photo: Bloomberg

(...) said on Friday. RBS joins lenders such as Bank of America, Morgan Stanley and Lloyds Banking Group in(...)

Demonstrators from Friends of the Earth Europe protest against the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Pact in Brussels. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images

(...) public procurement processes. The complex negotiation process spans a range of areas from banking(...)