Angela Merkel: “I am no judge or criminal investigator, I can only rule out that the federal government has ever made laws that insinuate that anything like that can be done.” Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA

Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that her government has never acted in a way that would encourage tax optimisation by companies operating in Germany(...)

The Franco-Dutch airline group trimmed its forecast for earnings

Air France-KLM has issued its third profit warning in six months, cutting its 2014 earnings goal by €200 million as higher-than-expected costs from a (...)

IATA also increased its profit forecast for 2014 to $19.9 billion in 2014, up from a previous estimate of $18 billion

Falling fuel prices and stronger economic growth mean global airlines will report their strongest profit margin in more than five years in 2015, the I(...)

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(...)

Datalex chief executive Aidan Brogan

Travel software firm Datalex enjoyed a 15 per cent jump in transaction revenue during the four months to October.In a trading update, the company, whi(...)

A gay couple strolling past the graffiti on a remaining section of the Berlin Wall in  August 1993. Photo: Steve Eason/Getty Images)

In August 1986, 25 years after the Berlin Wall was built and just three years before it came down, the West Berlin radio station I was working for (...)

Technik Airmotive Ireland facility in Saggart: closed earlier this year with the loss of over 400 jobs

The former Lufthansa Technik Airmotive Ireland facility in Saggart, which closed earlier this year with the loss of over 400 jobs, is on the market f(...)

 1 Exchange Place at the IFSC:   344sq m  of modern, fully let offices

With the investment market for smaller lot sizes humming at the moment, agent Knight Frank should have no difficulty in finding a buyer for a modern, (...)

New Cathay Pacific route from Manchester to Hong Kong starts next month

Global growth and competition affect LufthansaThere was unsettling news from Germany last week when Lufthansa revised downwards its profit forecast fo(...)

Open day at DIT’s Grangegorman campus
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UCD When: November 8th, 10am-4pm Life on campus: Ireland’s largest university, with more than 30,000 students, UCD has in recent years opened a(...)