Noel and Valerie Moran walked away with a €266 million payout for Prepaid Financial Service. Photograph: Alan Betson

It was a year of extremes in the corporate world – financial reward and glory for some; the end of the road for others. And 2019 also saw a cast of fi(...)

Everything is  vine: Westminster tube station is rebranded as Westminster Jungle in a newspaper promotion. Photograph: Leon Neal / Getty Images

Image of the week: Signal delays The problem with this Westminster tube sign, remodelled as Westminster Jungle on Tuesday as part of an advertising c(...)

Despite industrial setbacks, Boeing shares were up about 2 per cent in premarket trading. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

Boeing cut production of its flagship Dreamliner and delayed the arrival of a successor to its 777 mini-jumbo on Wednesday, piling new pressures on a (...)

Magical Woodland Christmas at Castlecomer Discovery Park

Magical Woodland Christmas The woodlands of Castlecomer Discovery Park in Co Kilkenny have been transformed into a magical, Christmas wonderland with(...)

Plenty of offers for all skiers, from beginners to pros.

Ski & Soul This winter season, Le Grand Bellevue, Gstaad, is set to introduce a new Ski & Soul package. Combining active outdoor mountain pur(...)

Drogheda City Status: town crier Sean Callan and Dr Brian Hughes with his report about the Louth town’s future. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Having spent weeks pounding the pavements to get people to sign the petition to make Drogheda a city, Annie McGinley is unusually qualified to give a (...)

A worker stands inside a 777 fuselage as a machine works on the outside  at Boeing’s production facility in Everett, Washington. Photograph: Reuters/Jason Redmond

Boeing is looking ahead to a brave new world where jetliners fly without pilots, and aims to test some of the technology next year, the world’s bigges(...)

In a time when DVDs are more likely to be gathering dust in your living room than being used, there’s one subgenre of discs that often survives a cul(...)