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White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow: he  said Washington may move ahead with more tariffs on Chinese goods. Photograph: Getty Images

Global shares handed back gains on Thursday after comments from the White House undid optimism over a potential China-US trade deal. White House econo(...)

Punchestown: the racecourse said the Hunt Stand was completed on time and on budget

Punchestown Racecourse has invested €4 million in a new stand that it plans to open on the first day of its annual festival next week. The Kildare Hu(...)

Paul Singer contends that passive strategies, which buy a variety of securities to match the overall performance of an index, aren’t truly “investing” and that index fund providers don’t have incentive to push companies to change for the better and create shareholder value. Photograph: Jacob Kepler/Bloomberg

Billionaire Paul Singer is warning of a growing and menacing threat: passive investing. “Passive investing is in danger of devouring capitalism,” S(...)

The former D’Olier Street HQ of The Irish Times The Irish Times was based in the Westmoreland Street/Fleet Street/D’Olier Street triangle from 1895 until 2006

A German investment fund is in pole position to purchase the former headquarters of The Irish Times on Dublin’s D’Olier Street and Fleet Street for a (...)

Benefit Cosmetics was  founded in the mid-1970s and sells at more than 2,000 counters in more than 30 countries

US make-up specialist Benefit Cosmetics has opened a 197sq m (2,124sq ft) store at the former headquarters of The Irish Times on Fleet Street, in Dubl(...)

A Samsung C&T Corp stockholder casts his ballot during the  general meeting of stockholders in Seoul

Samsung’s founding family on Friday scored a narrow win in a landmark proxy battle, fending off an activist investor opposed to an $8 billion deal tha(...)