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New York Stock Exchange. US stocks fell on Monday on global growth worries after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia’s crude facilities hit 5 per cent of the world’s supply. Photograph:  Johannes  Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Oil prices soared on Monday after attacks on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia sparked worries over the impact of an oil shock on economic growth, halt(...)

Markets took fright as US president Donald Trump warned China against waiting out his first term to finalise any trade deal, saying the outcome could be no agreement or a worse one. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images

Irish shares suffered their biggest sell-off since the middle of December on Tuesday, with banks among the worst performers, as concerns over a no-dea(...)

Photographer: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Domino’s Pizza posted falling annual profits and admitted store openings will be hit this year amid an escalating row with its franchisees. But the p(...)

After  the worst year since the financial crisis in 2018, markets started 2019 tentatively. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Global stocks recovered much of their losses on Wednesday as investors took advantage of cheaper shares to ring in the new year, but lingering economi(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.  Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European shares dropped on Monday amid concerns about US trade policies and the stability of German chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition government. (...)

Carrefour, Europe’s biggest retailer, makes the bulk of its €88 billion worth of sales in Europe. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

France’s Carrefour and Britain’s Tesco, Europe’s two largest supermarket groups, plan to form a global purchasing alliance to cut costs in the face of(...)

 National Economic Council director Gary Cohn . Photograph:  Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images

European shares opened lower on Wednesday after the resignation of Donald Trump’s economic adviser Gary Cohn, seen as a bulwark against protectionist (...)

The Spanish Arch with the Corrib river and Wolfe Tone Bridge in the background: A wifi “hotspot” activates a notification system if the user is in this area for any length of time between 10pm and 6am. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A new digital “app” aims to reduce deaths by drowning in the fast-flowing river Corrib through Galway city. The “Galway Safe App” uses GPS technology(...)

The deal will see easyJet lease up to 25 A320 aircraft and take over other assets from Air Berlin. Photograph: Regis Duvignau/Reuters

EasyJet shares rose after the discount airline clinched a deal to buy up part of Air Berlin’s operations for €40 million. Its shares increased 2.4 pe(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange  on Friday. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

European travel stocks fell sharply on Friday after the van attack in tourist hotspot Barcelona. Investors were also increasingly concerned about the (...)

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