Ireland is now one of the most expensive countries in the EU, up there with the UK and Sweden, and only exceeded by Denmark. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) the year consumer prices have on average been lower than last year. In the latest data for July(...)

Chris Christie, governor of New Jersey and 2016 Republican presidential candidate. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

(...) station employee during a live broadcast on Wednesday showed the need for more mental-health screenings(...)

US oil prices headed for their eighth consecutive week of falls on Friday, the longest losing streak since 1986. Photo: Bloomberg

(...) streak since 1986, after a sharp drop in Chinese manufacturing increased worries over the health of the(...)

American hedge fund billionaire Stanley “Stan” Druckenmiller: Through his investment vehicle Duquesne, he has invested some $324 million in gold via an exchange traded fund. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images
Planet Business

(...) on its profitable consumer healthcare division. Chief executive Frans van Houten (not pictured) is(...)

Tackling obesity

(...) waistlines and health. The relatively cheap fast food industry involves everyone from the farmer through to(...)

(...) shrink due to increased health consciousness, weak consumer spending and higher taxes, as well as(...)

The drug flibanserin, under the trade name Addyi, nicknamed “female Viagra” is shown in this undated Sprout Pharmaceuticals handout photograph released on Tuesday. Photograph: Sprout Pharmaceuticals/Reuters. 1:19

(...) an important component of health.” But Public Citizen, a consumer watchdog group that testified(...)

Czech Airlines’ decision to pull out of Cork route left reader out of pocket and uninsured for many years. However, as my health insurance was with Laya, I felt it would be sensible to use(...)

Minister for the Arts, Heather Humphreys launched  discussion document and consultation process.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

(...) policy the arts, heritage and media can be sustainably connected to education and to health and wellbeing(...)

Nestle: Swiss company’s shares rose 3.5 per cent to 74.70 Swiss francs. Photograph:  Fabrice Coffrini/EPA

(...) growth among 11 top consumer staples companies that have reported results, said analysts at RBC Capital(...)