LetterOne Technology founder Mikhail Fridman, whom Forbes says is Russia’s second-richest man, with a $15 billion fortune. Photograph: Konstantin Zavrazhin/Getty Images

Denis O’Brien, the founder of Digicel, has reportedly been lined up to join the advisory board of a new fund, founded by a Russian oligarch, that plan(...)

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Image of the week: No Supersizing In Tokyo, Japan, McDelivery scooters are lined up outside a McDonald’s store. There’s just one small problem.(...)

Airbnb chief executive Brian Chesky: said the company is raising $400m to expand its peer-to-peer home renting marketplace into a broader offering of “hospitality”, including transport or cleaning services. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Airbnb is set to join Dropbox and WhatsApp in Silicon Valley’s $10 billion valuation club with a private fundraising that will price the home-r(...)

Former Westlife singer Brian McFadden had a bit of a hissy fit at a Ryanair check-in desk in Liverpool this month after he arrived at the airport with(...)

Dublin-based Cartrawler provides software and systems to airlines, travel companies and others in the tourism trade to allow them to offer car-hire services on their websites.

Car rental specialist Cartrawler is buying a British rival’s online business in a deal that will also see it hook up with the lastminute.com brand.Dub(...)

Sign up to deal sites serving your holiday destination six weeks or so before you travel

Timing is off Depending on your circumstances you should either book your holiday well in advance or leave it until the last minute. If you’re tr(...)

Ross Castle, Co Galway, on a beautiful estate just 16km from Galway city

I am looking for accommodation in Stockhol(...)