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NewsWhip founders Paul Quigley and Andrew Mullaney.

Losses more than doubled at Dublin-headquartered social media monitoring company NewsWhip last year as the company invested heavily in its technology (...)

EU exports of processed food, including meat and dairy products, are expected to rise by up to €10 billion once the deal takes full effect and tariffs are gradually dropped, the European Commission says.

The accord is expected to benefit Japanese auto makers Toyota, Nissan, Suzuki and Mazda by removing 10 percent tariffs on Japanese cars. Japanese aut(...)

Rescue workers look for missing people in a house damaged by heavy rain in Kumano town, Hiroshima Prefecture, on Monday. Photograph: Reuters

Rescuers in Japan dug through mud and rubble on Monday, racing to find survivors after torrential rain unleashed floods and landslides that killed at (...)

Former Asahi plant in Killala, Co Mayo. The new power station was to be based on this site

Construction of a €180 million biomass power station in north Mayo has been suspended due to financial difficulties, according to the developers. May(...)

Detail from Matriline, a Kathleen Lynn Mosaic by Mary Kelly

By any standard, Kathleen Florence Lynn ranks as a hard act to follow. Insider on the Outside is a co-ordinated series of exhibitions curated by Cath(...)

Carlos Brito, chief executive of Anheuser-Busch InBev poses for photographers after presenting the company’s 2015 results in Leuven, Belgium Photograph: Reuters

Anheuser-Busch InBev, which is strengthening its position as the world’s largest brewer by buying SABMiller, reported lower than expected fourth-quart(...)

 Asahi   and Thai Beverage, the maker of Chang beer, were notified this week that they had qualified for the next round of bidding in Anheuser-Busch InBev’s  €2.5 billion auction of the Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime beer brands. Photograph: Tim Wimborne/Reuters

Japan’s biggest brewer and a Thai rival are competing with at least four private equity firms to buy the Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime beer brands from(...)

A sculpture  at the Memorial Hall of the Victims in the Nanjing Massacre in Nanjing, China. China applied to Unesco to list material relating to the 1937 Nanjing Massacre and wartime sex slavery the Memory of the World programme. Photograph: China Photos/Getty Images

Tensions between China and Japan are intensifying again after Beijing accused Tokyo of trying to block China’s application to Unesco to list material (...)

An aerial view shows the quake-damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Japan was once at the front in the fight against climate change. When the climate debate began heating up in the 1990s, the country was one of the low(...)

Shinzo Abe, who may or not say sorry this week for Japan’s actions in WW2. Photograph: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images

In a country where apologies are mumbled for countless minor transgressions, it might seem odd that Japan’s prime minister has tied himself in knots o(...)

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