Apple’s tax arrangements in Ireland made international headlines. Photograph: Mark Lennihan/AP

In May 2013, Apple was one of several US multinationals in the hot seat before a bipartisan US senate subcommittee investigating the use of corporate (...)

Colm Ennis and Peter Britton

Tributes have been paid to the two Irish mountaineers who died on a peak in the Mont Blanc massif range at the weekend.The men, Peter Britton (55) fr(...)

Warren Buffett (right) with Bill and Melinda Gates. Gates declared that Business Adventures was his favourite business book, and that he has read it repeatedly since 1991, when his friend Warren Buffett gave him a copy. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Summertime reading lists are typically heavy on page-turning novels – not a collection of business articles, published as a book in 1969, and long out(...)

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, who is testing the patience of investors after earnings missed analysts’ estimates for a second straight quarter. Photo: Getty Images

Jeff Bezos is testing the patience of investors after Amazon. com missed analysts’ estimates for a second straight quarter, sending shares tumbling 10(...)

Argos Value dome
Value for Money

ARGOS TWO-PERSON DOME €12.99 We love the price of this tent, not least because we get it at the sale price (although even at its full price of (...)

The Forbes family, an emblem of American wealth and pioneer of business journalism, is giving up control over the media empire it cultivated for almos(...)

Amazon.com has unveiled a subscription service that allows customers to read as much as they choose from its library of more than 600,000 e-books. Photo: Bloomberg

Amazon. com has unveiled a subscription service that allows customers to read as much as they choose from its library of more than 600,000 e-books.Sub(...)

Alibaba had originally targeted an August float

Alibaba has pushed its highly anticipated initial public offering (IPO) until after the September Labor Day holiday, a source with knowledge of the m(...)

Ebay posted a 13 per cent rise in quarterly revenue to $4.37 billion. Photo: Getty Images

Ebay posted a 13 per cent rise in quarterly revenue, as it fended off increasing competition from Amazon. com and a growing number of smaller niche (...)

Gerry Macken has been announced as the new interim chief executive at the Digital Hub. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Irish Times

The former head of the Dublin City Enterprise Board Gerry Macken has been appointed as interim chief executive at the Digital Hub.Mr Macken joins the (...)