A Burger King franchisee, TFI Tab, has postponed its planned IPO in New York. Photograph: Michael Smith/Getty Images

Burger King’s biggest franchisee outside the US, TFI Tab Gida Yatirimlari, postponed its plan to list shares in New York because it didn’t see IPO con(...)

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny sits in a court room in Moscow on  August 4th. Photograph: Ivan Sekretarev/AP

When Alexei Navalny sat down for his first campaign debate last month, he tried hard to appear presidential. His spiky cowlick fringe brushed flat and(...)

Dr Michael Somers succeeds Des Lamont following the completion of Mr Lamont’s two-year term leading the board. Photograph: Eric Luke

Former chief executive of the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) Michael Somers has been appointed president of the Institute of Directors in (...)

“The most incredible part  is to build something this big that has to move”: the New Safe Confinement sarcophagus covering the destroyed reactor No 4 at Chernobyl. Photograph: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images

From afar, the massive, dome-shaped structure looks like it could be a sports building or aeroplane hangar. Surrounded by forests that have returned t(...)

Greek finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos speaks during a press conference as economy minister George Stathakis looks on at the ministry in Athens.

Greece’s economy contracted at a faster pace in the third quarter than previously estimated as capital controls to shore up banks took a toll (...)

Water services is one of the five main areas of expertise of Geoscience Ireland member companies

A network of Irish engineering companies set up in 2010 as a response to the economic downturn has helped member companies win a series of high-profil(...)

Basketball Ireland is the all-island governing body for the sport

Basketball Ireland, the all-island governing body for the sport, has invited well-known forensic accountant and business adviser Michael Flynn to sit (...)

Wilbur Ross: reported to be leading a group that agreed to invest €400 million in Cyprus’s biggest bank via a private placement. Photograph: David Sleator

The archbishop of Cyprus has taken the unusual step of urging thousands of small investors in the island’s biggest bank to reject a €1 billion share s(...)

Senior figures in the Labour Party are making a determined push to put Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore’s name forward as Ireland’s next European commissioner – but FG sources believe the post will be filled from their party. Photograph: Frank Miller

Senior figures in the Labour Party are making a determined push to put Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore’s name forward as Ireland’s next European commissioner.W(...)

Over the past week the Labour Party has decided to recycle an old slogan and give it a new lease of life. Remember “Gilmore for Taoiseach”. Well the m(...)

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