Seán Kelly told the  ‘Kerryman’ newspaper: “We’re not going to be codded anymore. This plan is vital for our future in Kerry.” Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Business Affairs Correspondent and Hess, the US energy giant, says it is “evaluating its options” over the future of a proposed €1 billion investment(...)

Two wholly owned subsidiaries of the US multinational Hess Corporation have lost their High Court challenge to the legality of the tariff regime propo(...)

Sr Hildegarde McNulty  with Michael Hess at Seán Ross Abbey, Roscrea, in 1993.

In the growing panoply of Irish religious villains on screen, none is more chillingly depicted than Sr Hildegarde McNulty in the movie Philomena. Port(...)

Austenland
Austenland

It is a truth universally acknowledged that all reviews of Jane Austen adaptations and peripherals begin with the phrase “it is a truth universally ac(...)

 “Vodafone’s offer is not ideal. The goal is to renegotiate terms,” a person familiar with the hedge fund’s thinking said. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Vodafone is facing pressure from Kabel Deutschland’s largest shareholder to raise its €7.7 billion offer for Germany’s largest cable company, two sour(...)

 Neither of the gas interconnectors with Britain, built at a total cost of €600 million, can be used to export gas from here, as when they were built in 1993 and 2003 the Government was focused on securing supplies to meet high projected demand. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

State company Bord Gáis Networks is to investigate whether there is a need to invest €200 million in re-engineering its interconnectors with Br(...)