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Berkshire revealed its higher Apple stake on the same day George Soros’ firm Soros Fund Management and Leon Cooperman’s Omega Advisors said they dissolved their own Apple stakes

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has increased its stake in Apple by 55 percent, boosting its bet on the iPhone maker even as prominent investors l(...)

Oil futures lost as much as 0.4 per cent in New York after dropping 0.5 per cent the previous two sessions. Photograph: iStock

Oil slid for a third day as Canadian producers moved to resume output after wildfires and as the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) (...)

More than 1 million barrels a day of Canadian output was taken off line by a wildfires that ravaged the region. Photograph: PA

Oil dropped for a fourth day as producers in Canada started the process of resuming operations after wildfires crimped output and as Iran continued to(...)

A picture provided by Twitter user @jeromegarot shows a wildfire raging through the town of Fort McMurray, Canada. Photograph: Jerome Garot/EPA/

A massive wildfire has forced the evacuation of three more communities south of Canada’s main oil sands city. Officials with the Rural Municipality o(...)

A Facebook photo of Lorna Weafer who was killed by a black bear on Wednesday.

A woman who was killed by a bear at one of Canada’s major oilsands sites has been identified as 36-year-old engineer Lorna Weafer. Irish actor (...)

The Suncor oil sands extraction facility near the town of Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada. Photograph: Mark Ralston/AFP

At a time of Russian sabre-rattling and with the Middle East in turmoil, a welcome geopolitical treble win could be on the cards. The United St(...)

Against the backdrop of increased international interest in the hydrocarbon potential of Ireland’s Atlantic margin, International Research Networks is(...)

Profits up 32% at Kentz

Global engineering group Kentz has reported a 32 per cent rise in profit before tax to $104.8 million(€80.7mn), as demand for its services from(...)