Emigrants were welcomed and cheered as they arrived in Dublin Airport last week to vote in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

One of the most impressive features of the massive grassroots movement driving the Yes vote on Friday May 25th was the number of Irish emigrants who c(...)

Walt Disney is increasing its interest in Disneyland Paris to 85.7 per cent from 76.7 per cent. Photograph: iStock

Walt Disney has increased its hold on Disneyland Paris by swapping a 9 per cent stake in the French theme park with Saudi Arabia’s Kingdom Holding, th(...)

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Getting ready for Hallowe’en at Disneyland Paris. The entertainment resort has agreed a €1 billion funding deal backed by its largest shareholder, the Walt Disney, to cope with the economic downturn and increasing debt.

Euro Disney has agreed a €1 billion funding deal backed by its largest shareholder, the Walt Disney, which includes a share sale and a debt restructur(...)

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