The latest tourism figures show a worrying drop in the numbers on the island choosing the North as a destination stay.  Photograph: PA

(...) of exchange rates,” he says.The VAT problem is a big hurdle for the hospitality industry in the North(...)

An employee works on the halogen light production line at the Royal Philips automotive lighting factory in Aachen, Germany. Photographer: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

(...) softness in certain markets, unfavourable currency exchange rates and the voluntary suspension of(...)

Emigrants is aware of the high rates of depression, drug and alcohol abuse and suicide affecting Irish(...)

Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann cited a litany of long-term dangers from easy money after the ECB cut interest rates to record lows last month

(...) competitiveness rather than on the euro exchange rate.The Germans’ double-barreled warning shot for euro zone(...)

A customer carries a shopping basket through the vegetable aisle inside a Netto discount store, operated by Danske Supermarked  in Copenhagen. Photographer: Freya Ingrid Morales/Bloomberg

July 3. ECB president Mario Draghi reiterated his pledge that rates will stay at present levels for an(...)

Yahoo said it has to sell fewer Alibaba Group shares than previously expected in the Chinese e-commerce company’s market debut

Yahoo’s revenue declined in the second quarter as the Internet company’s rates for online display(...)

“How do you serve the ‘born on the internet’ generation? How do you generate journalism for a sophisticated audience using more than one device at the same time? These are questions being asked of every media organisation, every journalist and every editor.” Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

(...) engagement and exchange of views – not forgetting the internet’s capacity to be a force for democratisation(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny speaks during the opening of a Primark store at Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany, last week. Photograph: Britta Pedersen/EPA

(...) reported a 22 per cent rise in sales at constant exchange rates for the 16 weeks to June 21st, its fiscal(...)

Aer Lingus closed down 2.8 per cent

(...) cent and Germany’s DAX slipped 1 per cent. On the Irish Stock Exchange, the Iseq overall index closed(...)

Peter McCann: We have 800 cows, on 600 acres. Our day starts at 3.30am, to have the first cows milked by 4.30am

(...) times and to the US on a community exchange when I was 14, but I’d never been abroad on my own before(...)