Brian Burns, the business executive and commercial lawyer who president Donald Trump wants to be his ambassador to Ireland, in his office in Palm Beach, Florida. Photograph: Simon Carswell

Three paintings hang on the wall behind the desk of Brian Burns, the business executive, attorney, philanthropist and, he hopes, President Donald Trum(...)

At least one former Nama employee is likely to face charges following significant developments in the Garda investigation into the agency. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Significant developments in the Garda investigation into the National Assets Management Agency (Nama) are imminent with at least one former employee l(...)

  Independent TD Mick Wallace  . Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Nama has published correspondence, which it says, counters claims that a potential buyer for its Northern Ireland loan portfolio was forced out of the(...)

The search was triggered by a report that the underbidder, New York-based Fortress Capital Formations, had written to the Taoiseach in February 2014 complaining about “business practices” during Project Eagle

Three days after it began an extensive search, Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s office has discovered an email sent to it by an unsuccessful bidder for a 800-pr(...)