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Clayton Hotel chain operator Dalata fell as it was confirmed that the State’s 9 per cent hospitality VAT rate was to go. Photograph: David Cantwell

Paddy Power Betfair and hotelier Dalata had contrasting performances after the Government published Budget 2019 on Tuesday. Meanwhile, European stocks(...)

Akzo Nobel  counts Dulux paint among its brands

The Dutch company Akzo Nobel said on Monday that it was in talks to create a paints industry giant, just months after it repeatedly rebuffed takeover (...)

Akzo Nobel, which makes Dulux paints, said its core profit in the second quarter fell 6 per cent due to weak demand in various markets and higher raw material costs. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Dutch paintmaker Akzo Nobel’s chairman will step down next April, having angered some major investors by fighting off a €26.3 billion takeover bid by (...)

After PPG’s interest became known in March, Dulux maker Akzo set higher performance targets. Photograph: Reuters

US paints and coatings maker PPG Industries has dropped its attempt to buy Dutch rival Akzo Nobel in a €26.3 billion deal, stung by repeated rejection(...)

Dulux paint maker Akzo Nobel’s supervisory board is scheduled to meet on Tuesday to discuss how to proceed after deeming PPG Industries ’s latest $29 billion offer to be insufficient. (Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters)

Dutch paint maker Akzo Nobel NV’s supervisory board is scheduled to meet on Tuesday to discuss how to proceed after deeming PPG Industries’ latest $29(...)

Akzo Nobel, battling an unwanted $24 billion (€22.4 billion) approach from PPG Industries, will sell or spin off its chemicals division and return €1.6 billion euros to shareholders as part of chief executive Ton Buechner’s plan to break up the centuries-old paintmaker. (Photograph: iStock Photo)

Akzo Nobel, battling an unwanted $24 billion (€22.4 billion) approach from PPG Industries, will sell or spin off its chemicals division and return €1.(...)

Donald Trump: Questions over the US president’s ability to get legislators to support tax cuts weighed on markets on Tuesday. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Questions over US president Donald Trump’s ability to get legislators to support tax cuts weighed on markets on Tuesday. DUBLIN Newspaper group Inde(...)

Traders  on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. US stocks were little changed on Thursday as gains in bank stocks were countered by the second day of losses in energy shares. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

European stocks closed little changed, erasing an earlier drop after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi said downside risks to the euro-area(...)

AkzoNobel: the cash and share offer from PPG was “unsolicited, non-binding and conditional”, Azko said. Photograph: Robin van Lonkhuijsen/United Photos/File Photo

Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel rejected a €21 billion bid from larger US rival PPG Industries on Thursday, saying instead it wanted to “un(...)

The media and health care sectors have outperformed the market this year, with the STOXX Europe 600 media index up 17 percent and the STOXX Europe 600 health care index up 14.4 per cent, while the FTSEurofirst 300 is up 6.9 per cent. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

European stocks rose today as a flurry of big mergers and acquisitions deals boosted sentiment and helped the market bounce back after a two-session d(...)