Kerrygold was among Irish goods targeted by US tariffs that have now been suspended.

Irish exports to the United States like Kerrygold and Baileys have received a boost following a decision by the United States and the European Union t(...)

The coalition said people in developing countries need “urgent access” to vaccines and treatments. Photograph: Laura Hutton/ The Irish Times/ File

There “simply is no way” to defeat Covid-19 in Ireland without “united action worldwide”, an open letter to the Taoiseach from a coalition of Irish or(...)

Joy for Austrian Katharina Liensberger (left) and Italian Marta Bassino, who both won gold at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in northern Italy on Tuesday. The country has ruled against reopening its ski resorts to amateurs. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Image of the week: Sloping off On the slopes of Cortina d’Ampezzo in the Italian Alps, there was joy and heartache for participants in the FIS Alpine(...)

Boris Johnson, who chaired the virtual G7 meeting, said they should make sure that every country gets the vaccines they need. Photograph: Geoff Pugh, WPA Pool/Getty

Leaders of some of the world’s biggest economies have promised to intensify co-operation in response to the coronavirus pandemic and to do more to ens(...)

 Archbishop Diarmuid Martin  represented the Holy See at major international UN conferences, as well as at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund on debt reduction.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Born in Dublin on April 8th, 1945, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin attended school with the Oblates in Inchicore, the De La Salle Brothers in Ballyfermot, (...)

French president Emmanuel Macron attends an EU-China video-conference along with Chinese president Xi Jinping, German chancellor Angela Merkel, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen and president of the European Council Charles Michel, at the Fort de Bregancon in Bormes-les-Mimosas, southern France on Wednesday. Photograph: Sebastien Nogier, Pool via AP

The imperative of EU “strategic autonomy” has been central to the European response to Donald Trump’s go-it-alone diplomacy, not least the US’s hawkis(...)

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Some  believe the prince’s push to repair relations with Qatar are partly motivated by efforts to improve his standing with US president-elect Joe Biden. Handout photograph: Bandar Al-Jaloud/Saudi Royal Palace/AFP via Getty Images

Saudi Arabia has agreed to reopen its land, air and sea borders with Qatar in a move to end a dispute lasting more than three years that triggered an (...)

If no trade deal was reached the two sides would have traded on what are called World Trade Organisation terms. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP

Tying up a trade deal between the European Union and United Kingdom boosts the prospects for the Irish economy next year, largely because it removes a(...)

Norbrook said there is “robustness” in the demand for its products, and it does not expect Covid-19 to have a significant effect on the company. Photograph: iStock

Norbrook Laboratories, a major Northern Ireland-headquartered veterinary pharmaceuticals business, has blamed “manufacturing and supply chain issues” (...)

Britain’s chief negotiator David Frost leaves the UK ambassadors residence in Brussels on Monday.  Photograph: Virginia Mayo/AP Photo

A UK minister has rejected calls for the Brexit transition period to be extended due to the coronavirus crisis and ongoing uncertainty about trade tal(...)

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