Bank of England and Royal Bank of Scotland banknotes: a yes vote in Scotalnd’s independence referendum could have major consequences for sterling

The Clydesdale Bank’s purple-hued £20 note bears the image of Robert the Bruce on its front and New Lanark, a 18th century village built by philanthro(...)

The third album by Charles Watson and Rebecca Taylor treads a well-trampled path. Soul-pop from the 1960s plays a more prominent role in the Sheffi(...)

Between the City of London and the theatres of the West End lies One Aldwych in Covent Garden. It is a plush five-star hotel located between where big(...)

Chelsea’s Brazilian players Willian, David Luiz, Ramires and Oscar have all been named in Felipe Scolari’s 23-man squad for the World Cup. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

All four of Chelsea’s Brazilian players have been named in coach Felipe Scolari 23-man squad for this summer’s World Cup in the South American nation.(...)

Businessman Seán Quinn. Photograph: Eric Luke

The alleged conspiracy by members of the family of Seán Quinn, two Middle East law firms and others to move assets worth hundreds of millions o(...)

Mr Justice Peter Kelly has ordered two Dubai based firms to discover  documents sought by IBRC in its action against the Quinn family.

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has told the Commercial Court information “continues to emerge” about an alleged conspiracy by members of ban(...)

The deal to create ChiquitaFyffes, according to Fyffes chairman David McCann, came from “tentative discussions over many, many years” between the Irish company and its larger US rival Chiquita.

Not a banana split, but rather, a banana merger. The deal to create ChiquitaFyffes, according to Fyffes chairman David McCann, came from (...)

The expansion works at the Panama Canal. which have been suspended.  Photograph: Carlos Jasso/Reuters

A $5.3-billion (€3.9-billion) project to expand the Panama Canal has come to a grinding halt due to a dispute over its cost between local autho(...)

Danilo Pérez: Panama 500
  • Music
  • February 7, 2014, 00:00

It’s 500 years since the first European crossed the isthmus of Panama and “discovered” the Pacific Ocean. Panamanian pianist Danilo Pérez commemora(...)

Minister of State for Trade and Development Joe Costello  with Rafael Amaya, managing director of B Braun’s subsidiary in El Salvador, earlier this week. Yesterday Mr Costello met Fyffes representatives in Costa Rica as part of a 12-day tour of Latin America.

New shipping containers will allow Fyffes to export fruit from Central America into growing markets in Russia and the Middle East, according to the ma(...)