Warren Buffett (85)  Charlie Munger (92) fielded five hours of questions on such matters as Coca-Cola’s sugary drinks, lower shipping volumes on the BNSF railroad, risks from derivatives, and who might succeed Buffett as chief executive.

(...) energy, insurance, manufacturing, railroad, retail and other sectors, and invests well over $100 billion(...)

The  Clerys department store on   O’Connell Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

(...) to lure Apple to open a flagship retail outlet on the ground floor of the site. It is understood the(...)

Philip Lane: hinted at provision of emergency liquidity for banks. Photograph: Jason Clarke.

(...) in 2014. The company, which operates retail brands SuperValu, Centra and Daybreak, posted revenues of(...)

Noel Smyth: “Any funds who have purchased lands in Ireland again should be encouraged, incentivised and forced in every way possible to ensure that these lands are utilised for the purpose for which they were zoned.” Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Time

(...) imposed to ensure that these monies result in a reduction in amount of retail price of each property(...)

Bank of Scotland left the Irish market in 2010 and still has about 30,000 mortgage accounts here

(...) about 30,000 mortgage accounts in Ireland. It had operated in the Irish retail market under the(...)

Pre-tax profits at Danske Bank in Northern Ireland grew 12 per cent, year on year, in the first quarter of 2016 to £35 million, its latest financial results show.

Northern Ireland has operated as a separate unit. The Danish group has pulled out of retail banking south(...)

Jacqueline Oglesby and Rachel Purcell: “Our family is in it for the long haul.” photograph: barry mccall

(...) is one we are familiar with. Retail is also a much bigger area within the spa industry in the(...)

Martin O’Connell of Nasal Medical, the winner of the AIB Irish Times Start-Up Academy 2016. Photograph: Conor Mulhern

(...) company Poppertee which finds retail “pop-up” locations for businesses is next to the stage. The second(...)

Ryanair’s attempts to reinvent itself as a customer-friendly business seems to be paying off with the latest survey showing it climbed from 99th place in 2013 to 63rd position this year

(...) top reputations, with eight making the top 20. Retail is the second most-trusted sector, followed by(...)

US President Barack Obama tries virtual reality glasses as he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) tour Hanover Messe Trade Fair in Hanover, Germany April 25, 2016. Photograph: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Planet Business

(...) this weekend. The list: Retail failures BHS, aka British Home Stores, has gone into administration(...)