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Hopes that the US, led by Donald Trump, pictured here with Chinese premier Xi Jinping,  would delay tariffs on Chinese goods boosted shares on Friday.  Photograph: Reuters

Optimism that central banks’ policies would support global growth and news that Washington would delay tariffs on Chinese goods boosted shares on Frid(...)

Investors breathed a sigh of relief after US president Donald Trump indicated that the protracted trade war with China could end soon. Photograph: Getty Images

European shares advanced – with the Iseq in Dublin standing out as a rare weak spot – as investors looked beyond UK prime minister Theresa May’s plans(...)

Member of staff at Huawei’s flagship store in Bangkok, Thailand: firm has avoided   worst-case scenario. Photograph: Soe Zeya Tun

Panasonic said it was halting shipments of some components to Huawei that would fall under the proposed US export restrictions, in the latest setback (...)

Global markets remained on alert over a trade war between the two superpowers China and the US. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP

European shares rose as risk appetite picked up after US president Donald Trump played down Washington’s trade war with Beijing, while a slew of earni(...)

US stocks were under pressure on Friday as worries about US-China trade persisted. Photograph: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

European shares rose on Friday, with surges for German multinational Thyssenkrupp and robust defensive stocks helping equities on the continent avert (...)

Drilling platform, Texas. The tussle for Anadarko has transfixed the oil industry over the past two weeks. Photograph: Brandon Thibodeaux/The New York Times

Anadarko plans to resume talks about a potential $38 billion (€34 billion) takeover by Occidental, a move that threatens to scupper a previously agree(...)

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Britain’s FTSE 100 fell as downbeat euro-zone PMI data emerged and investors booked profits before the Easter weekend. The FTSE 100 was down 0.3 per (...)

Gene Murtagh, chief executive of Kingspan: if purchase goes through, firm is likely to sell Recticel’s flexible foam business to an as-yet unnamed third party. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The €700 million that insulation specialist Kingspan is prepared to pay for Belgian rival Recticel is ahead of the €660 million in cash and available (...)

A box of Indivior’s Suboxone medication. Photograph: George Frey/Bloomberg

Shares of Indivior fell more than 70 per cent on Wednesday after the US Justice Department accused the British drugmaker of illegally boosting prescri(...)

Among the biggest fallers on the European index was Bayer, which was down 2.9 per cent. Photograph: Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images

World stocks fell for a second straight session on Monday on persistent concerns over global economic growth, while benchmark 10-year US Treasury yiel(...)

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