The key policy questions facing the Government are about connectivity for Ireland with Britain and the rest of the world. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg

The Government needs to decide what its bottom line is in relation to its 25 per cent shareholding in Aer Lingus, with a fresh IAG bid on the table. I(...)

Elon Musk: he expects the lack of clear regulations covering self-driving cars could delay their introduction until 2022 or 2023

Google has begun discussions with most of the world’s top auto-makers and has assembled a team of traditional and non-traditional suppliers to speed e(...)

An estimated 60,000 citizens of other European countries are treated in the Irish health service each year as visitors use their European Health Insurance Card or a UK entitlement document. File photograph: Getty Images

Ireland has lodged substantial claims with 23 European countries in respect of the cost of treatment of their citizens by the health service here.The (...)

The Aston Martin Vanquish: Gorgeous to look at and to listen to, but hamstrung by a nuggety ride quality 3:03

Today we come to the subject of proportional value. It’s a bit like our recent feature on buying a nice car instead of a nice house – just as a €2 (...)

Traders said CRH was the most heavily traded stock on the Iseq

The Iseq nudged up by close to 1 per cent as, despite worries over Russia’s economy, a rally in energy shares sent US and European equities higher af(...)

The Continental Christmas Market in Galway, running from November 21st to December 22nd

What: Continental Christmas Market Where: Galway When: November 21st – December 22nd It’s only been going five years and yet it is Irel(...)

Bjorn Kjos, chief executive of Norwegian Air Shuttle. The airline has been seeking to launch a low-cost transatlantic route via the Republic

The chief executive of Norwegian Air Shuttle, which is seeking to launch a low-cost, long-haul airline via Ireland, has rejected arguments by US airli(...)

Bjorn Kjos, chief executive officer of  Norwegian Air Shuttle.

Norwegian Air Shuttle chief executive Bjorn Kjos says there is “no reason” for US authorities to refuse the airline’s Irish subsidiary a licence to f(...)

CRH is to offload its share in a builder merchanting chain in France by the end of this year. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons.

European stocks fell as China’s minister for finance Lou Jiwei dampened speculation his government will boost economic stimulus. Commodities producers(...)

The Camogie Association launched the 2014 Liberty Insurance Championship with a new campaign: “Our game: your game”, that aims to bring the game to a wider audience. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There’s all that throwing like a girl isn’t there? And it’s never on the telly? And yes they’re very good – for girls – but proper athletes? For ye(...)