Anglo kept three lists of politically exposed persons  or high-profile persons  to ensure it did not offer nor could be perceived to have offered special treatment. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

The list of “sensitive” borrowers who were clients of Anglo Irish Bank or Irish Nationwide range from billionaires to bankrupts, demonstrating just ho(...)

A spokesman for Denis O’Brien was saying nothing yesterday about the billionaire businessman’s decision to take a High Court action against the Revenue Commissioners and two of its officials.

A spokesman for Denis O’Brien was saying nothing yesterday about the billionaire businessman’s decision to take a High Court action against the Revenu(...)

Jim Jennings, acting MD of RTÉ Radio.    Photograph: Cyril Byrne

“Ah listen, interesting times,” says RTÉ Radio’s acting managing director Jim Jennings, alluding to the Pat Kenny-shaped elephant in the room befor(...)

Denis O’Brien,  Digicel chairman: the Digicel consortium has committed to launching its fourth-generation mobile phone network across rural and urban Burma on December 1st this year, in time for the biennial Southeast Asian Games.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The Digicel consortium will invest almost $9 billion (€6.9 billion) in a mobile phone network in Burma if its bid for one of the two highly sought-aft(...)