Travel stocks fall on fears over spread of the Ebola virus. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

European stocks sank in huge trading volumes, extending their week-long selloff as concerns about global economic growth spooked investors. In the la(...)

Fyffes was among the best performers in Dublin yesterday as investors gained in confidence that it may get its $1 billion proposed merger with Chiquita away, following a scheduled shareholders’ meeting next month. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

European shares eked out small gains in thin trading across the continent yesterday, but most European bourses closed off their morning highs, after (...)

Datalex chief executive Aidan Brogan  Datalex chief executive Aidan Brogan

and Irish airline reservations software business, Datalex, expects to sign up a number of new clients between now and the end of the year, according(...)

Datalex chief executive Aidan Brogan

Travel software firm Datalex saw revenue jump 14 per cent to $20.2 million for the six months to the end of June on the back of strong growth in its c(...)

Obama’s authorisation of air strikes against militants in Iraq is accelerating a retreat in European stocks that started weeks ago. Photograph: Joshua Card/EPA

The first back-to-back weekly losses in European stocks since March sent markets tumbling across the continent yesterday. US president Barack Obama’s(...)

BMW climbed 2.8 per cent to €94.10. UBS upgraded the car maker to buy from neutral, saying its investments in electric-car models confer a competitive advantage over rivals.  Photograph: Fred Rollison/Bloomberg News

The Iseq followed the bulk of European exchanges downwards today, losing 0.5 per cent. European stocks declined for a third day overall, as data sh(...)

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton welcomed the announcement by ChinaHR that it is investing €30 million in its operations in China.Photograph: Eric Luke

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation has announced a flurry of deals on the first day of his visit to China and Korea, at the head of a(...)

Datalex chief executive Aidan Brogan: “Chinese airlines continue to lead by every industry growth metric.”

A key event during Richard Bruton’s visit was the opening of Datalex plc’s new Beijing office. In 2011, China’s flagship carrier Air China chose the D(...)

Paschal Taggart said the bid for Mount Carmel maternity hospital was well funded but he was unable to disclose for confidentiality reasons the exact make-up of the consortium.

An Irish and Middle East group bidding to keep Dublin’s Mount Carmel maternity hospital as a medical facility has said it will create 300 new jobs if (...)

Datalex said it had signed up a number of new customers, including  Air Transat, Canada’s leading holiday travel airline.

Travel software firm Datalex has reported an 18 per cent jump in transaction revenue - its key value driver - for the first quarter of 2014.In an inte(...)