Wait-and-see element ahead of Thursday’s meeting of the ECB, headed by Mario Draghi. Photograph: Getty

European stocks inched lower on Tuesday as investors hovered in the cautious zone between outright confidence and a sell-off. The main drag came from(...)

Madrid’s Stock Exchange, August 7th, 2017. Photograph: epa

European markets were more or less steady on Monday following Friday’s surge. Strong performances from miners boosted London’s blue chip index DUBLIN(...)

An Airbus A350 aircraft seen at the Farnborough International Airshow in 2016. (Photograph: Reuters)

Airbus said on Wednesday it was on track to meet a target of 10 A350 deliveries a month by the end of 2018 as it hit a milestone of 100 deliveries sin(...)

French food group Danone fell by 1.4 per cent after the  world’s biggest yoghurt maker warned about sales growth. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

US stocks opened higher, pushing up a gauge of global market indexes on Monday, as investors continued to be bullish on equities ahead of a speech fr(...)

Winner of the Research Image of the Year: “Organic ChemisTree, a Telescopic View”, by Andrea Zanetti, a chemistry PhD student at UCD. The tree is made of copper salts crystallising out of a green chemical mixture. The blue sky was provided by a laboratory glove.

A researcher involved in making sense of big data has been named the Science Foundation Ireland researcher of the year 2016. Prof Barry O’Sullivan i(...)

Kingspan chief executive Gene Murtagh: The company came under some pressure, and was one of the big fallers onISEQ index. Photograph: Irish Times

European stocks declined, snapping a nine-day winning streak, amid mixed earnings reports. Stocks on Wall Street fell, with results from bellwethers I(...)

Lockheed’s shares were up 1.4 per cent at $204 in premarket trading.  Photograph:  Lockheed Martin/Getty Images

Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon’s largest arms supplier, reported a better-than-expected 4.5 per cent rise in quarterly profit and said it could spin of(...)

The fuselage of a TransAsia Airways passenger plane being lifted out of the Keelung River in Taipei, Taiwan, 4th February 2015. Photograph: EPA/Military News Agency/Handout

Rescuers used a crane to hoist a TransAsia Airways plane from a river in Taiwan’s capital as they searched for 18 people missing after a crash that ki(...)

Tyndall National Institute chief executive Kieran Drain, said he can see real progress with the implementation of the strategic business plan.

The Tyndall National Institute in Cork generated an income of €30.6 million in 2013, according to the institute’s latest annual report. The report sai(...)

Emergency vehicles drive past a police road-block in the village of Cley in Norfolk, east England. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Four crew members on board a US military helicopter were believed to have been killed when their aircraft crashed in eastern England during a routine (...)