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President of Rusal Oleg Deripaska. Washington said this week it would consider lifting the sanctions altogether if  Deripaska ceded control of the group. Photograph: Ruben Sprich/Reuters

One of Aughinish Alumnia’s main suppliers has warned that the Co Limerick plant still remains under threat from US sanctions against Russia despite si(...)

The New York Stock Exchange  on Friday: US stocks fell and treasuries rose as investors assessed the latest threat to the global trade order and a disappointing jobs report. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Stock markets edged downwards on Friday after US president Donald Trump’s threat to impose an extra $100 billion in tariffs on China exacerbated fears(...)

Author Leni Zuma.

Given that her third novel has landed bang on the zeitgeist, it’s almost astonishing to think that Leni Zumas began writing it seven years ago. The n(...)

Cecilia Malmstrom, the EU’s top trade official, will next week meet senior US officials to discuss the tariff issue. Photograph: Getty

Brussels has kicked off the process of applying retaliation measures against the United States over its planned steel and aluminium tariffs, in case t(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is interviewed by Evan Smith, CEO of Texas Tribune at the SXSW festival in Austin on Sunday. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Critics of the SXSW event usually point to the fact that it has grown too big for any one start-up, organisation or even country to make its presence (...)

 ‘PTSB’s biggest problem – its chart-topping level of non-performing loans  – remains.’ File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Permanent TSB chief executive and diehard fan of his native Welsh rugby team Jeremy Masding just can’t get a decent run with the ball. Six years into(...)

US retail were disappointing in January. Photograph: iStock

US inflation rose more than expected last month, adding to concerns that the US economy may be overheating and increasing speculation about faster int(...)

On Wall Street, trading volumes were 50 per cent higher than average. Photograph: Bloomberg

Volatility returned to markets on Thursday as US indices finished the day sharply lower, plunging them into correction territory. The Dow Jones indus(...)

David Mulligan: ‘After a summer in the US, all I could think about was going back for good.’

The Irish Government is planning a renewed push for immigration reform in the US ahead of the St Patrick’s Day visit by the Taoiseach to Washington. (...)

A rally supporting the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), or the Dream Act, outside the US Capitol building in Washington, DC on Sunday. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

The US government shutdown is entering its third day as Republicans were forced to abandon a planned vote late on Sunday in the absence of sufficient (...)

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