Category: ECONOMY

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,...

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms Workers lift bundles of steel pipe with a crane at a stockyard on the outskirts of Shanghai. The latest...

Five key things to know about the animation industry in Ireland Animation hit: Doc McStuffins Ireland’s animation industry has undergone substantial growth in the last decade, now employing between...

Fury as ‘nanny state’ warns tourists to stay out of the sun An amber “heat health watch” warning has been issued for parts of England. Stock image Warnings to...

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Bid launched to secure collection of 5,500 Titanic artefacts The rare collection has become available after a US company that currently owns the items filed for bankruptcy The SS...

TV chef Nick Nairn blames oil slump for Aberdeen pizza bar closure The celebrity chef said he had taken the decision to close Nick’s Pizza Bar ‘with regret’. The...

Risky behaviour leads to rapid rise in STDs HIV test A medical specialist has warned that an urgent response is needed to combat rapidly spreading sexually transmitted diseases, including...

Let’s get this doomed show on the road We’re stuck with the Super 8 so the least we can do is take the games out of Croke Park Rory...