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An employee works at a production line at a Wanxiang electric vehicle factory in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. Activity in China’s factories slowed for a fifth straight month in March, a preliminary private survey showed on Monday, raising market expectations of government stimulus to arrest a loss of momentum in the world’s second-largest economy this year. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters

Growth in euro-area manufacturing and services stayed close to the fastest since 2011 in March, as France improved, providing further evidence (...)

Japan’s Topix index climbed 1.5 per cent after a three-day weekend despite a contraction in Chinese manufacturing. Photograph: Yuya Shino/Reuters

Asian stocks rose overnight, with the regional benchmark index paring last week’s losses, as Japanese markets surged on reopening after a holid(...)

Out today: Euro zone Markit manufacturing PMI (Mar)
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Kevin Gardiner is credited with first using the term in a report for Morgan Stanley, forecasting more than a decade of surging economic growth for the country. Photograph: Frank Miller /Irish Times

The man who coined the term Celtic Tiger has resigned from his role as chief investment officer for Europe at Barclays bank. Kevin Gardin(...)

In its trade forecast, HSBC said the chemicals sector continues to dominate the export outlook for Ireland.

The Irish economy is expected to return to a sustained upward trend this year, according to HSBC, as improvements in price competitiveness and Euro(...)

US stocks changed little today, as equities recouped much of their earlier declines amid signs of progress in diplomatic attempts to ease tensions surrounding Ukraine. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Mounting concerns over China’s economic growth rate and continuing uncertainty in Ukraine impacted on European shares today, sending benchmark inde(...)

The headquarters of Barclays Plc stand beyond a metal gate in Canary Wharf, London. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

AIB and Bank of Ireland are among a number of banks that may be making it difficult for small companies to access finance in Britain, according(...)

European Union politicians will consider toughening up the region’s cap on bankers’ bonuses after lenders have begun softening its impact by awardi(...)

A large creche which has been vacant since it was completed in 2007 at Grand Canal Square in Dublin’s south docklands is to be offered for sale(...)

There are fears over large scale job losses at RBS as reports suggest its 120,000 strong workforce could be reduced by around a quarter. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Royal Bank of Scotland has slumped deeper into the red with an expected £8 billion (€9.7 billion) loss to be announced by the lender. A r(...)

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