The An Post logo. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The French, they owe us. They owe us big. We haven’t forgotten Paris and Thierry Henry and that incident in the penalty box when the footballer’s fam(...)

Hedge fund RBR wants to divide Credit Suisse into an investment bank, an asset management group and a wealth manager. Photograph: Ruben Sprich/Reuters

Activist investor RBR Capital Advisors has launched a campaign to break up Credit Suisse, hoping to capitalise on investor unrest after Switzerland’s (...)

Prof Wendelin Werner’s work ‘represents one of the most exciting and fruitful interactions between mathematics and physics in recent times’

What is happening when water in a pot begins to boil? And what happens when the boiling water turns into steam? Yes, the water is getting hotter but w(...)

The Exchange, which will be the first new-build office space to be completed in Dublin’s  IFSC since 2003.

Law firm Ronan Daly Jermyn (RDJ) is the latest company to agree rental terms for space at The Exchange building that is rapidly nearing completion in (...)

Germany’s Dax traded lower on Monday after German chancellor Angela Merkel secured a fourth term but saw her party weakened by a surge in support for the far-right. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

European shares rose on Monday after the euro weakened following the increase in support for the far-right Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party in (...)

Dinner on the Orient Express ... in Galway

As film buffs await the release, on November 6th, of the new Murder on the Orient Express movie, what better way to get in the mood than to dine in on(...)

Irish baritone Benjamin Russell returns from his base in Germany to play the title role in Benjamin Britten’s Owen Wingrave.

I moved to Germany in June of 2014 and I wasn’t quite sure what was in store for me in Wiesbaden. I had previously spent a year in the International O(...)

Manchester United’s manager Jose Mourinho attends a press conference at Old Trafford in Manchester,  England. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images

Jose Mourinho feels Manchester United will be back in their “natural habitat” when they return to Champions League combat for the first time in 644 da(...)

Plaça de Catalunya in Barcelona. Photograph: Getty Images

“This is the first time an 11-year-old has dragged his parents to come on the tour,” says Irishwoman Catherine Howley, who runs Spanish Civil War tour(...)

The logo of Swiss company Zurich insurance is seen at an office building in Zurich’s Oerlikon suburb, Switzerland. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

Zurich Insurance posted a 21 per cent rise in second-quarter profit and bulked up its capital strength, giving it firepower to raise its dividend or u(...)