People wearing face masks hold up placards during a Black Lives Matter rally in Millennium Square  in Leeds, England. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty

The new British government commission on racial inequalities is being set up by a Downing Street adviser who has cast doubt on the existence of instit(...)

Open Orphan executive chairman Cathal Friel said the acquisition of Hvivo was reaping benefits for the company.  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Dublin-listed pharma services company Open Orphan has announced the signing of a new contract with a European biotech company that could yield it more(...)

Open Orphan is the result of Cathal  Friel reversing his pharma services business of the same name into Dublin-listed drug clinical trials manager Venn Life Sciences earlier this year

Dublin-listed pharma services company Open Orphan said on Monday it has agreed to merge with UK-based Hvivo in a £30 million (€35.7m) tie-up that clas(...)