WHAT is it about football and the Premier League that attracts so many colourful and influential characters? The civic passion it evokes across the UK, Ireland and internationally as well as the financial clout required to influence it, are two undoubted factors.
IF beleaguered bricks-and-mortar retailers want to survive let alone thrive, they must ensure their business model - and culture - is properly aligned with changing consumer preferences, a survey has found.
A UK-based digital bank is to enter the German and French markets this year as it prepares for life after Brexit Starling Bank, which is challenging the industry giants for a share of the retail banking market, previously said that it would create a subsidiary in Ireland ahead of the UK's departure from the European Union.
SO it's goodbye to that strange period between Christmas and New Year, when it appears everyone becomes a little larger around the waist and slightly disoriented about exactly what day of the week it is.