If approved, the prospective $160 billion (€151 billion) merger of Pfizer and Allergan will create one of the world’s biggest pharmaceutical co(...)

Eamonn Sinnott, head of Intel Ireland, is taking part in Ireland’s Edge, a new conference about arts and business at this year’s Other Voices festival.  Photograph:  Julien Behal/Maxwells

(...) the rebuilding of our economy. They will bring with them their new-found experience and the confidence(...)

At home in Lithuania: we could live quite self-sufficiently, something we both wanted

When I was four my family went to a holiday park in Westport. The drive from Dublin was long and dull, but as soon as the car doors opene(...)

Brendan Howlin, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, and Michael Noonan, Minister for Finance speaking to media. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Government has announced details of a new capital investment plan for counties Cork and Kerry. Six Government ministers attended an ev(...)

(...) the Garda but that with the economy now stabilised investment had resumed, and this would mean more(...)

Greek finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos speaks during a press conference as economy minister George Stathakis looks on at the ministry in Athens.

Greece’s economy contracted at a faster pace in the third quarter than previously estimated(...)

Miguel Garnett: as a priest and an artist, I felt that one had a moral duty to explore, and try to understand and explain, what was going on

(...) than a decade, cause 70,000 deaths and leave the country’s economy in ruins. Initially we had no(...)

Bank of England governor Mark Carney said to MPs at the Treasury Select Committee this week that rates would stay low “for some time”.

UK economic growth remained at 0.5 per cent in the three months to September, revised official figures showed today. The Office for Nation(...)


(...) a matching economy. It is all part of the orientation of the West towards the East. As China and(...)

Many Christmas tree growers in Co Wicklow have temporary security personnel, motion detectors and hidden cameras to help deter thefts during the busy harvest period.

Gardaí have said their seasonal operation to combat gangs of Christmas tree farm raiders is in “full swing”, with regular air patrols keeping(...)