Samples of standardised or plain packaging of tobacco products.

Ireland has maintained its position for a second year as the 18th best country for protecting property rights in the globe according to the influenti(...)

“They’re only chasing clicks” is an accusation sometimes levelled against media companies in the business of “clickbait”.Loosely defined as ultra-popu(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin at Government Buildings before the Budget announcement on Tuesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times 0:37

The Government’s decision to end the controversial “double Irish” tax arrangement used by multinationals to slash their tax bills has received promine(...)

In the opulent shopping mall of Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands Hotel, there are queues for the restaurants and the bars have standing room only, while t(...)

People have a fascination with league tables and lists. There must be some psychology to it all. A top 10 of almost anything will keep people interest(...)

Forbes Media president and chief executive Mike Perlis said yesterday the company had received “more than a few” expressions of interest from potential suitors. Photograph: Bazuki Muhammad/Reuters

Forbes Media, the publisher of the eponymous business magazine, has put itself up for sale for close to $400 million after receiving interest from pot(...)

Three of the world’s richest men, according to Forbes magazine’s annual list of billionaires worldwide: Warren Buffett, Carlos Slim and Bill Gates.

Forbes magazine published a special edition in March with the cover headline: “Bi(...)