Wall Street rebounded sharply driven by a set of strong corporate results and recovering crude oil prices, ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting and Apple’s results.

PAMELA NEWENHAM Global markets pulled out of their nosedive after oil prices rebounded on hopes of a cut in production. Heavy falls overnight in Asi(...)

The restructuring is expected to result in annualised pre-tax cost savings of $800 million to $1 billion

Healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson is to cut about 3,000 jobs within its medical devices division, or between 4 per cent and 6 per cent of (...)

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Tenants of the shopping centre for sale in Cashel, Co Tipperary, include Tesco and O’Dwyer’s Pharmacy

A modern shopping centre in Cashel, Co Tipperary, along with an adjoining petrol filling station are to be offered for sale by private treaty at €6.5 (...)

Daniel “Woody” Woodgate (left) and his brother Nick, in a publicity shot from the official website of their band,  Magic Brothers.

A member of the band Madness warned of the dangers of taking hallucinogenic drugs as he helped launch a new schizophrenia treatment programme in Dubli(...)

Budget Day: Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform  Brendan Howlin and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan will announce the budget on Tuesday. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times
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TODAY Meetings: Life online exhibition (Convention Centre, Dublin 1). TOMORROW (BUDGET DAY) Results: Bellway; Intel; Johnson & Johnson; Kuehne + N(...)

Wolseley led the drop, falling 12.5 per cent, after it forecast North American industrial markets will be challenging, and the UK heating industry will remain competitive. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Financial markets remained on edge after a rout Monday, as a rally in US stocks faded while gauges of European and emerging-market equities retreated.(...)

Iseq heavyweight CRH had another good day. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

European shares eased back yesterday, having already recouped nearly all their losses from a bruising 8 per cent drop earlier this week, with markets(...)

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The fate of dozens of cases against the makers of an allegedly defective hip replacement depends on the outcome of a court hearing today. Three judges(...)