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The Hilton Hotel in Kilmainham, Dublin, is owned by Tifco

US private equity firm Apollo Global Management has agreed to acquire Ireland’s second-largest hotel chain Tifco in a deal said to be worth up to €600(...)

Chief executive of FBD Insurance Fiona Muldoon: the board has received the results of an independent investigation into corporate governance and human resources practices.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Renting v buying The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) and Nama will spend up to €175 million over 25 years renting a new headquarters in th(...)

‘A suit looks so weird in many offices that people think the wearer must be off to a job interview.’ File photograph: Getty Images

It was a tiny, slightly whiffy room with a damp floor, no windows and no chair. It was, in fact, a toilet cubicle at a smart conference venue where I(...)

The roof-top car park on top of a Gym complex in Farnborough which is inaccessible to cars. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Baffled residents have spoken of their frustration after a roof-top car park was built which can only be accessed by foot. The “secret” car park wa(...)

Trevi fountain in Rome. Photograph:  Thinkstock
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We have booked flights to Amsterdam for seven nights at mid-term. Can you recommend a tourist itinerary for us, a couple in our 50’s and our 12 year-o(...)

Affordable accommodation in pricey Kensington (above) and Knightsbridge
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We are a couple with two adult daughters going to London mid-July for four days. I’m wondering if you could recommend a reasonably priced guest(...)