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The charging bull statue near the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street. Investors keep getting wrong-footed by the market swings. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

Things are getting increasingly hairy in global markets. Last Thursday was the worst day for European stocks since the Brexit vote in June 2016. Thing(...)

Heatwaves like the record-breaking 2017 event in central and eastern China were once rare. They are now one-in-five-year events due to climate change. Photograph: Alex Kraus/Bloomberg

Civilisation is increasingly out of sync with the world’s changing climate, as heatwaves, such as those in the Mediterranean and in China during 2017,(...)

Dublin’s Iseq index slid to its lowest level since immediately after the Brexit referendum on Monday. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Dublin’s Iseq index slid to its lowest level since immediately after the Brexit referendum, as fears mounted over the prospect of the United Kingdom c(...)

Apple fell in early US trading on Monday, after it was reported that the sale of some iPhone models were banned in China following a lawsuit. Some clo(...)

Japan’s big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming  5G gear from China’s Huawei Technologies and ZTE. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Japan’s big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming fifth-generation (5G) gear from China’s Huawei Technologies and ZTE(...)

EIB president Werner Hoyer: “If we cannot stop this trend towards the return of protectionism…we are going to live in a much less comfortable continent and world very soon.”

The European Investment Bank president has warned that “If we cannot stop this trend towards the return of protectionism…we are going to live in a muc(...)

Werner Hoyer, president of the European Investment Bank, said Brexit was ‘the most stupid decision since Caligula named his horse a consul’. Photograph: Dursun Aydemir/Getty Images

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will provide €867 million in funding for various projects in the Republic this year, on a par with 2017, its presid(...)

The Alouette Correctional Centre for Women, where Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou is being held on an extradition warrant.

China’s foreign ministry called in the US ambassador on Sunday to lodge a “strong protest” over the arrest in Canada of Huawei’s chief financial offic(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar defines job as ‘chairman and CEO of the organisation’

If, like any number of its international guests, you had no idea what kind of a programme The Late Late Show is, last night’s broadcast was as good an(...)

A Long March 3B rocket lifts off from the Xichang launch centre in Xichang in China’s southwestern Sichuan province early. Photograph: China OUTSTR/AFP/Getty Images

China has launched a daring space mission to boldly go where no one has gone before by landing a lunar probe on the dark side of the moon. A Long Mar(...)

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