Ireland is due to exit its bailout programme after three years, 85 billion euros of aid and one of Europe's deepest recessions.
The HS2 project is vital to the country and its completion should be speeded up, says a committee of MPs. 9:40am UK, Friday 13 December 2013.
The company behind British Gas is poised to supply energy to hundreds of thousands of Irish homes following an asset sale. 10:52am UK, Friday 13 December 2013.
The Co-operative Group is still more trusted than most banks, shops and finance firms, according to the man brought in to clean-up its image.
The billionaire retailer Mike Ashley is tangled in a dispute with adidas after the German sportswear manufacturer refused to supply the Chelsea kit to Sports Direct next season.