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Associated British Foods, the owner of the Irish-headquartered discount fashion chain Penneys/Primark, was up by almost 17 per cent in early afternoon trading.

Hospitality stocks, such as airlines and hotel operators, as well as retailers surged on the news that a potential vaccine for coronavirus may be up t(...)

Retailers  fear a shutdown in advance of the critical Christmas shopping season. Photograph: Sam Boal /RollingNews.ie

Retailers have written to Government urging them to class all retail as essential as stores fear a shutdown in advance of the critical Christmas shopp(...)

Even So and jockey Colin Keane wins the Juddmonte Irish Oaks at the Curragh Racecourse. Photograph: PA

Ger Lyons equalised 2-2 with Aidan O’Brien in this year’s unique Curragh classic programme when Even So landed Saturday evening’s Juddmonte Irish Oaks(...)

Vincent O’Brien was the visionary who changed racing in Ireland and around the world. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The simplest gauge of Vincent O’Brien’s impact on the sport of racing, and the bloodstock industry behind it, is how his influence is stamped all over(...)

Séamus Heffernan celebrates Highland Reel’s victory in the Longines Turf race at the 2016 Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita. Photograph:  Sean M Haffey/Getty Images

It’s not contradictory that Séamus Heffernan is both racing’s most enduring understudy and one of the most successful Irish jockeys of all time. The (...)

An All Bar One pub in the UK, part of the Irish-backed Mitchells & Butlers group.

Irish-backed UK pub owner Mitchells & Butlers said on Friday it had obtained debt waivers from its creditors in exchange for an agreement to not r(...)

Michael Smurfit at the launch of his autobiography A Life Worth Living in 2014. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

At 83, entrepreneur and businessman Michael Smurfit is acutely aware of the danger that coronavirus poses to his health, which is why he has been coco(...)

An All Bar One pub in the UK, part of the Irish-backed Mitchells & Butlers group

Irish-backed UK pub giant Mitchells & Butlers said on Tuesday that it has secured significant temporary relief from its banks to get through its c(...)

Mitchells & Butlers, in which Irish horse-racing magnates JP McManus and John Magnier hold a combined 23.5 per cent stake, said that it was ‘encouraged’ by stimulus measures announced on Tuesday by   chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak. Photograph: iStock

Irish-backed UK pub giant Mitchells & Butlers warned on Wednesday that it “could suffer a significant loss” in the four weeks before it is due to (...)

Journalist Thom Malone talks to  Dermot Cantillon, chairman of Naas racecourse, who is bidding for a seat in the Seanad. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

One of Irish racing and breeding’s most high-profile administrative figures, Dermot Cantillon, has decided to run for election to the Seanad. Current(...)

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