Three asset-management firms have banned investments in German carmakers from some of their funds. Photograph: AFP

Asset managers Union Investment, Erste and Acadian have banned investments in German carmakers from some of their funds, after an investigation of all(...)

 Driss Oukabir  posing on a beach. Photograph: Handout/Facebook/AFP/Getty

Officers seeking Spanish police investigating the Barcelona terrorist attack are hunting an 18-year-old man who is suspected of driving the van that p(...)

People help injured persons after a van ploughs into a  crowd, killing at least 13 people and injuring around 100 others  in Barcelona on Thursday. Photograph: Getty

The horrific events in Barcelona and across Catalonia, which saw 13 killed in a van attack, and then five suspected terrorists shot dead in a second i(...)

 A handout photo made available by Spanish National Police shows Maghrebi Driss Oukabir, alleged to have rented the van which was used to crashed into pedestrians in Las Ramblas, downtown Barcelona, Spain. Photograph: EPA/Spanish National Police

Within hours of the attack in Barcelona, Spanish police had begun investigating Driss Oukabir, a 28-year-old man who was born in Morocco. He is though(...)

 Ryanair outshone rivals such as EasyJet and IAG to close up 1.2 per cent to €19.46 on strong volumes. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

Miners and oil stocks led Europe’s major share indexes higher on Wednesday on the back of higher metals prices and improved euro zone GDP figures. T(...)

The Iseq in Dublin rose  1.6%  on modest trading volumes as steady performances from the index’s biggest shares kept it firmly in the black

European shares rose on Monday after geopolitical tension had sent them to their worst weekly losses of the year, with a softening currency buoying eu(...)

Intel’s Brian Krzanich, Mobileye’s Amnon Shahua and BMW’s Klaus Froehlich: Intel announced its intention to acquire Mobileye in March. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

About three years ago, the chip giant Intel seemed like a bystander in Silicon Valley’s race to develop self-driving cars. Google was zooming ahead, p(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary: prices are expected to have the biggest overall influence on the airline’s performance. Photograph: Robin van Lonkhuijsen

THIS WEEK JULY 24th Monday Results: Ryanair Holdings, Alphabet, Christian Dior, Halliburton, Hasbro, Hyundai Indicators: Euro zone composite, man(...)

Broken Apple iPhones  in a repair shop in Vienna, Austria. Photograph: Leonhard Foeger/Reuters

The US government has sought to intervene in Apple’s appeal against an EU order to pay back up to €13 billion in Irish taxes, a source familiar with t(...)

A Tesla Model S electric car with water bottles at the world’s biggest electric vehicle rally, the Wave Trophy, in Zurich, Switzerland, earlier this month. Photograph: Moritz Hager/Reuters

Tesla Inc said it’s working with the Shanghai government to explore local manufacturing in China, a move that would allow the electric-car maker to ac(...)