Category: ECONOMY

A tech billionaire and his wife are the new owners of Australia’s most expensive home. Atlassian (TEAM) co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes and his wife Annie have purchased Fairwater, a sprawling waterfront estate...

1. The next debt crisis: There’s a $6.3 trillion elephant in the room. And it just might cause the next recession. The last downturn was triggered by Wall Street and Americans accumulating...

Walmart recently spent billions to get into online retail in India. Now Amazon is going offline in the hope of gaining millions of new customers in the vast market. The...

Immigration detainees have launched a legal challenge over a Home Office rule that forces them to work for £1 an hour. People in immigration detention completed up to 880,000...

Britain’s biggest high street bank will kick off the process of choosing a new auditor in the next few months, Sky News learns. Britain’s biggest high street lender faces...

Chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi says short car journeys in inner cities during rush-hour traffic are “inefficient”. Uber is planning to shift its focus from cars to electric bicycles and...

The accusations against a group Israa al-Ghomgham is part of include chanting slogans hostile to the regime and attempting to inflame public opinion. LONDON — Saudi prosecutors are seeking...

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund has been pushing to take electric carmaker Tesla (TSLA.O) private in talks with Chief Executive Elon Musk dating back nearly two years and also...

Germany-based fashion e-retailer Zalando SE last week opened a physical store in Berlin called Beauty Station—its first brick-and-mortar location. The retailer already sells discounted items in its four outlet...

Mary Kenny: The prediction game Forecasting no longer involves gazing into a crystal ball Mary Kenny, writer and author. Photo: Tony Gavin Now here’s an interesting career choice for...

Trump threatens further tariffs on US trading partners The US president tweeted from the White House that ‘Tariffs are the greatest!’ Tariffs in imported goods are a favoured tactic...

There is risk ahead, but let’s enjoy the good news while we still have it Some unprecedented uncertainties have had only limited effects on a still thriving Irish economy,...