Enda Kenny with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras during a European Union summit at the EU headquarters in Brussels on April 23rd. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said that it is now up to the Greek government to make the next move following Sunday’s referendum to reject the terms of a new b(...)

Tourists on a jaunting car through Killarney National Park: Ireland is the seventh most recalled holiday destination by British people. Photograph: Sally MacMonagle

Tourism chiefs are calling on the Government to boost investment in the sector to underpin its strong recovery. The Irish Tourist Industry Confederat(...)

A favourable backdrop

One part of the Government’s annual budget strategy has been to set credible spending and revenue targets, while aiming to beat its forecasts, and so (...)

Prof Alan Barrett will chair next week’s National Economic Dialogue. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

The incoming director of the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), Prof Alan Barrett, will chair next week’s National Economic Dialogue as t(...)

Mick Wallace raised concerns on Sunday about the sale in 2014 to Cerberus Capital Management of Nama’s Northern Ireland loan book. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Independent TD Mick Wallace has said he has more information on the controversial Nama sale “Project Eagle” but that he needs to check the validity of(...)

Lanyon Plaza, one of the larger assets in the portfolio

The very first meeting between a Northern Ireland Minister and his Irish counterpart in Dublin to discuss the banking crisis set the scene for how the(...)

Contrasting styles . . . Greece prime minister Alexis Tsipras and Taoiseach Enda Kenny chat during a recent summit. Photograph: EPA/Julien Arnand.

The reckless and chaotic way the Syriza government is risking the future of the Greek people in a game of political poker it can’t win throws a favour(...)

Tánaiste Joan Burton:  “If what you’re saying is correct, you should go to the gardaí, to the board of Nama and to the C&AG.”  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Independent TD Mick Wallace has been told he should go to the Garda Síochána over his concerns about the “largest ever sale of property” in Ireland’(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan set a deadline – July 1st – for the banks to clarify their intentions about lowering their standard variable mortg(...)

 Enda Kenny: ‘The Minister has given [the banks] a warning.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has indicated that action may be taken against the banks in the next budget if they fail to reduce variable mortgage interest r(...)