A report commissioned by the Northern Ireland Bodyshop Alliance has warned against the use of non-original car parts

A report commissioned by a trade body in Northern Ireland has claimed that the use of “pattern” car parts is putting lives in danger on our roads. T(...)

France’s biggest insurer Axa newly appointed deputy CEO Thomas Buberl. Photograph:  Christian Hartmann/Reuters

The incoming chief executive of French insurer Axa has said that he wants the company to focus on the group’s digital transformation rather than makin(...)

Wall Street was little changed in choppy trading as strong US durable goods data pointed to a recovery in the struggling manufacturing sector.

European shares rallied on strong corporate results on Thursday, although dealers said that the Dublin market underperformed. A special dividend from(...)

The pound fell the most since 2009 after London Mayor Boris Johnson, one of the UK’s most popular politicians, said he’ll campaign for Britain to leave the European Union in a June referendum. (Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg)

The pound fell the most since March 2009 after London Mayor Boris Johnson, one of the UK’s most popular politicians, said he’ll campaign for Britain (...)

Axa has told workers in Dublin that it is moving a number of jobs to Derry in a consolidation of some of its operations.

An estimated 100 jobs at insurer Axa are under threat in a shake-up of the group’s Irish business. It has emerged the company told workers in Dublin(...)

A former insurance adviser has been jailed for two years for his part in a series of staged car crashes in Cork city and county that led to insurance claims of more than €200,000 being made by a series of individuals. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A former insurance adviser has been jailed for two years for his part in a series of staged car crashes in Cork city and county that led to insurance (...)

Floods surround a house in the Golden Island area of Athlone. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Government has told insurance companies it wants them to change their stance on insuring homes and businesses protected by “demountable” or non-pe(...)

The New York Stock Exchange. The rise in US interest rates ended years of concern over the threat a mismanaged US monetary tightening policy cycle could have. Photograph: Bloomberg

Global markets have embraced the end of the zero interest rate policy era in the US, sending international stocks higher and quelling fears that inves(...)

The seven people were arrested under Operation Nascar which has been running for a number of years in Cork city and county

A man has been jailed for a year and six people received suspended sentences and/or community service for staging car crashes in order to make fraudul(...)

Students watch  as rescue service personnel respond to a simulated road crash  at Waterford Institute of Technology. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A mock traffic incident was being staged in Belfast city centre on Wednesday as part of a new hard-hitting road safety campaign. It is hoped the reco(...)