Chief executive officer of airline Ryanair, Michael O’Leary. Photograph: Niklas Halle’n/AFP/Getty Images

Nervousness over the outcome of today’s general election, together with the opening salvos of the UK’s referendum debate on European Union membership(...)

 British prime minister David Cameron will be hoping to secure renegotiated terms for the UK’s EU membership at the European Council summit. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire

With polls in the United Kingdom showing a majority in favour of leaving the European Union, Brexit is a hot topic. Against this backdrop, a European(...)

David Begg, general secretary of ICTU, warned that years of pent up pressure on incomes could lead to a wage explosion in the next few years.

There is no prospect of social partnership being revived as the economy continues its recovery, according to the leaders of employers group Ibec and (...)

Out today: Euro zone consumer price index (Mar)
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Minister for Agriculture, Marine and Food, Simon Coveney  presented his report to the Dáil on the ongoing horsemeat scandal. Photograph: Eric Luke /The Irish Times

CANTILLON: The former Fianna Fáil minister, Ray Burke, and the former Fine Gael leader, John Bruton, have in their time defended the non-disclo(...)