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      Apple faces multibillion tax bill in EU ruling

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    2. August 26, 2016

      Obituary: Peter Barry, Irish foreign minister, 1928-2016

      As Irish foreign minister in 1985, Peter Barry helped to persuade a hostile British government that Dublin had a...

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    1. Fast FT

      August 25, 2016

      PizzaExpress UK sales dip but group turnover grows 14%

      Full year sales in the UK and Ireland have been a bit lukewarm at PizzaExpress, the private equity-owned chain, amid...

    2. Fast FT

      August 25, 2016

      Cairn Homes ramps up building, back into profit

      Cairn Homes has inched back into profit in the first half of the year as it accelerates its house-building activity in...

    3. Fast FT

      August 25, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: French and German business outlooks

      Ahead of a ruling by the European Commission on corporate taxation and Apple, a stern rebuke from the US. The US...

    4. August 24, 2016

      US in last-ditch effort to quash Brussels tax demand on Apple

      The US has launched a stinging attack on the European Commission in a last-ditch bid to dissuade Brussels from hitting...

    5. Fast FT

      August 23, 2016

      Ireland records first month of inward net migration since crisis

      The Celtic Tiger is purring again. Ireland has recorded its first month of net inward migration for the first time...

    6. August 22, 2016

      Ireland launches inquiries to probe Olympic ticket scandal

      A scandal involving alleged Irish ticket-touting at the Olympic Games that has embarrassed the country and left its...

    7. Fast FT

      August 22, 2016

      Kingspan confident despite rising raw material costs

      Irish building materials group Kingspan, which supplies products such as insulated panels, has got off to a good start...

    8. Fast FT

      August 19, 2016

      RBS to impose negative rates on some big business customers

      Royal Bank of Scotland is to charge some large corporate customers to hold cash on deposit from Monday in the first...

    9. Fast FT

      August 19, 2016

      Hammerson to list on Joburg exchange

      One of Europe’s biggest retail property agents traded on the FTSE 100 is set to list on South Africa’s JSE next week,...

    10. August 18, 2016

      Sinn Féin MLA resigns after ‘political dirty tricks’ claims

      Sinn Féin has been thrown into turmoil after one of its senior Northern Ireland leaders resigned unexpectedly in the...

    11. August 17, 2016

      Europe’s top Olympic official arrested in Rio in alleged ticket scam

      The head of Ireland’s Olympic committee has been arrested in Rio de Janeiro in connection with an alleged...

    12. Fast FT

      August 17, 2016

      Ryanair's $1bn Italian Job

      Low cost airline Ryanair is bringing La Dolce Vita to more passengers in 2017, back tracking on earlier plans to close...

    13. Fast FT

      August 16, 2016

      Rail fares set to rise 1.9% after RPI release

      Rail fares on half of UK journeys are set to increase by an average of 1.9 per cent from January next year in line with...

    14. August 14, 2016

      Multinationals obscure real state of Ireland’s economy

      From his light-filled fourth-floor office, Eamonn O’Reilly has a better view than most of what is happening in the...

    15. August 14, 2016

      Duke of Westminster: A stress test for the £9bn family business

      Over more than three centuries, the Duke of Westminster’s family holdings have survived some of the most severe stress...

    16. Fast FT

      August 12, 2016

      IMF appoints new Dutch representative to Greece

      The International Monetary Fund has appointed Dennis Botman, a Dutch economist specialising in financial crises, as its...

    17. August 11, 2016

      The Irish reclaim the art of pulling the perfect pint

      Devitts pub in central Dublin is an increasingly rare thing. It has been owned by the same family for years, it offers...

    18. Fast FT

      August 11, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: earnings and more CPI data

      The Bank of England’s mass bond-buying programme has intensified the pressure on global bond yields. Yields on two...

    19. Fast FT

      August 10, 2016

      G4S recovery continues with 44 per cent profit increase

      G4S put a rise in half-year profit down to the impact of an ongoing productivity programme, as the world’s largest...

    20. Fast FT

      August 9, 2016

      Eurozone peripheral bond yields hit new records

      Watch ‘em go. Peripheral eurozone bond yields are plumbing fresh record lows today as the government debt rally is...

    21. August 5, 2016

      Bishop’s attack on college gay subculture widens Irish divide

      For much of its 221-year history, St Patrick’s College in Maynooth, a town near Dublin, had an intimate connection with...

    22. August 4, 2016

      Bobby Sands: 66 Days — film review: ‘Chastening’

      It is 35 years since he starved himself to death in a Northern Ireland jail. Bobby Sands: 66 Days — that’s the time it...

    23. Fast FT

      August 3, 2016

      Irish consumer confidence falls after UK's Brexit vote

      Consumer confidence in Ireland has taken a considerable knock following the UK’s vote to leave Europe, which the the...

    24. Fast FT

      August 2, 2016

      Bank sell-off: no risers among European bank stocks

      A firm thumbs down for Europe’s financial system. All of Europe’s major banking stocks are in the red on Tuesday, as...

    25. FT Data

      August 2, 2016

      Datawatch: Who can stay post-Brexit?

      The fate of EU migrants in the UK hangs in the balance, but the UK government has stated that those who have lived...

    26. August 1, 2016

      Quietly, Irish Repertory Theatre, New York: ‘Thoughtful but stagy’

      Since the early 1990s, so-called truth and reconciliation commissions have been formed in Chile, South Africa and...

    27. FT Alphaville

      August 1, 2016

      Markets Live: Monday, 1st August, 2016

      This Markets Live session ended at 12:08 on 1 Aug 2016. Participants in this session were: Paul Murphy and Bryce Elder...

    28. July 31, 2016

      Familiar faces in the line of fire over EU stress tests

      For those poring over the results of the EU’s bank stress tests on Friday night, there was a strong sense of déjà vu....

    29. Brussels Blog

      July 29, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: IMF's Athens Hangover

      By Arthur Beesley in London Europe is transfixed these days by Brexit, terrorism, migrants and the populist advance....

    30. Fast FT

      July 29, 2016

      Irish house prices grow at slowest pace for 2016 in June

      Dublin is said to be one of the European cities that could stand to benefit from any UK-based companies relocating...

    31. July 28, 2016

      Britain’s relations with Ireland need special care

      For the best part of 40 years, Ireland’s relations with the UK have been cultivated within the EU to transformational...

    32. Fast FT

      July 28, 2016

      IMF watchdog hits out at role in euro crisis - key findings

      In a highly critical account of the IMF’s role in bailing out three of the eurozone’s indebted member states from 2010...

    33. Fast FT

      July 28, 2016

      Sky rises on 7% revenue jump

      Shares in Sky have jumped more than four per cent after the European pay-television group posted better-than-expected...

    34. Fast FT

      July 28, 2016

      BT profits rise 25% after EE deal

      BT reported better-than-expected profits in the first quarter, after revenues were boosted by the telecoms giant’s...

    35. Fast FT

      July 28, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: earnings are coming

                            At lunchtime the Hang Seng is down 0.4 per cent, the Nikkei is down 1 per cent and the ASX 200 is...

    36. Fast FT

      July 27, 2016

      Ireland cuts GDP forecasts after Brexit

      The Irish Central Bank has reduced its forecasts for economic growth in response to the UK’s Brexit vote, predicting a...

    37. July 27, 2016

      Brexit: Sturgeon and May must balance party and country

      Called by David Cameron in order to unite the Conservative party, the EU referendum has split the United Kingdom,...

    38. July 25, 2016

      Europe offers models for Northern Ireland border

      At first glance, there is little is common between Büsingen, a small town on the Rhine, and Belfast. But the German...

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