Volkswagen are recalling 1,256 Polo 1.2 TDIs built between 2010 and 2014 over potential fuel leaks

Volkswagen Ireland is recalling 1,256 of its Polo small cars with 1.2-litre 70bhp diesel engines producted between 2010 and 2014 over potential leaks (...)

Two directors of the Cork-based Kentech group employing 3,000 people worldwide have secured a two month stay on execution of judgments for some US$683,000 against them.

Two directors of the Cork-based Kentech group employing 3,000 people worldwide have secured a two month stay on execution of judgments for some US$683(...)

Pedestrians walk on a plaza as a euro sign sculpture sits beside the European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters, right, as other skyscrapers stand illuminated at dusk in Frankfurt, Germany. At noon in Frankfurt on October 26th, investors will learn which of the currency bloc’s 130 biggest banks fell short in the ECB’s year-long examination of their asset strength and ability to withstand economic turbulence. Photograph: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

Twenty-five lenders in the European Central Bank’s euro-area bank health check are set to fail the regulator’s Comprehensive Assessment, according to (...)

Dave Lewis, chief executive of the British grocery chain Tesco, said yesterday that he isn’t working on a rights offering to boost the company’s equity base.  shoppers. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Yesterday, Dave Lewis, chief executive of the British grocery chain Tesco, said he isn’t working on a rights offering to boost the company’s equity ba(...)

British Prime Minister David Cameron walks past journalists on the second day of an EU summit in Brussels today.  Cameron’s opposition to chipping in €2.1 billion is the latest installment in a fight dating back to the 1970s, this time with the potential to shift UK public opinion toward quitting the 28-nation bloc. Photograph: Yves Logghe/AP Photo

(...), or molehills out of mountains,” he said. The strength of the UK economy relative to other European(...)

The first bills will now be issued to households at the end of January next year, four weeks later than originally planned.

The deadline for households to submit account details to Irish Water has been extended to the end of November. The Commission for Energy Regulation an(...)

Chiquita Brands International has rejected a revised $686 million joint offer from Brazil’s Cutrale Group and Safra Group. Photo: Bloomberg

Chiquita shareholders have rejected the proposed merger with Fyffes. Chiquita convened a shareholder meeting at 9am New York time to vote on the Fyffe(...)

A gale of opprobrium blew up over comments by economist Colm McCarthy deriding any further investment in wind energy

(...) consumers with the cost of their subsidisation, he believes, damaging the wider economy with higher bills(...)

Apple CEO Tim Cook waves as he attends a talk at Tsinghua University in Beijing. Photo: Reuters

Apple chief executive Tim Cook was quoted on Friday as saying he had “very open” talks on privacy and security with a senior Chinese official, days a(...)

UK police forces modify their vehicles significantly, an option denied to the Gardai.

(...) said “Conference condemns the continuing false economy of servicing and repairing end of life vehicles(...)