IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan: quoted as saying Apple’s “decision to cancel” construction of a data centre in Athenry was “understandable”.

The Sunday Independent writes that Apple’s “decision to cancel” the construction of a data centre costing €850 million in Athenry, Co Galway, has been(...)

Travel tip: Always pay on your cards in the local currency. Photograph: Getty

It’s always great to get an insider tip when travelling, something that uncovers that must-see but barely known attraction or the amazing cheap-as-chi(...)

In What Are You Working For? Philip Boucher Hayes finds people willing to talk about their earnings. Photograph: RTE

Irish people would rather talk about virtually anything other than how much they earn. This becomes crystal clear just seconds into Philip Bouche(...)

Paschal Donohoe: many of the economic choices facing the State will fall to him. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The MacGill Summer School, held annually in Glenties, Co Donegal, and which has been taking place all this week, is easy to parody. Official Ireland t(...)

Body and Soul takes place on June 23rd to 25th at Ballinlough Castle, Co Westmeath. Photograph: Allen Kiely

At this year’s Body and Soul festival in Ballinlough Castle, Co Westmeath on June 23rd to 25th, The Irish Times is partnering with the Wonderlust stag(...)

 Roddy Collins will attend Athlone Town’s game against Shelbourne ahead of his appointment as the club’s manager. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Athlone Town announced on Thursday night that Roddy Collins will return to the club for his second stint as club manager with the 55-year-old due to (...)

The National Civil Aviation Development Forum is made up  of the chief executives of all the major airlines, airports, State agencies, and aviation leasing companies

The future of a Government forum involving the biggest players in Irish aviation has been cast into doubt over dissatisfaction at the level of engagem(...)

Berlin wonders if the Trump White House has launched a dangerous strategy of presenting itself as the best false friend of euro members who have long resented Germany’s trade surplus and what they perceive as German-friendly ECB monetary policy. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

First diesel engine emissions, now the euro. Is Germany fiddling the single currency with the same mendacity as Volkswagen did its diesel engines? Ins(...)

A horse-drawn carriage leading an anti-austerity march in O’Connell Street, Dublin, in 2013. File photograph: Eric Luke

Austerity was necessary to correct Ireland’s public finances, but it was not responsible for the rapid recovery of the country’s economy subsequently,(...)

‘Michael Noonan is still the indispensable man, utterly central to the operations of Government and its success.’ Photograph: Sam Boal/RollingNews.ie

In just over two weeks, Michael Noonan will deliver the first budget of the new minority Government. It will be Noonan’s sixth budget, a modest giveaw(...)

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