The customs expert who wrote a report for the European Parliament on the solution to the border post-Brexit did not visit the Irish border at the time.
Inflation is forecast to have inched up in October as energy companies up their prices ahead of next year’s default tariff cap.
More than 60% of Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland small business owners believe Brexit will negatively affect their company’s future.
Footfall in Belfast continues to plummet in the aftermath of the Primark fire.
Michael Buble has said that he “can’t wait” to celebrate the release of his first album in two years with an arena tour of the UK.
The FTSE 100 ended the week in the red as concerns over the prospect of rising US interest rates and the stand-off between Rome and Brussels conspired to hit stocks.
A footballer has joined a team with the same name as him.
The average CO2 emissions of new cars sold in the UK is now 128.3g/km – the highest level in five years.
Women across the UK have been using social media to raise awareness of the gender pay gap for Equal Pay Day.
The FTSE 100 made meagre gains on Thursday as markets across the globe found trading sluggish ahead of the US Federal Reserve meeting.
Accountancy firm KPMG is to stop undertaking consulting work for FTSE 350 companies where it serves as auditor to avoid conflicts of interest following a string of scandals.
Chinese phone manufacturer Xiaomi has launched its first smartphone in the UK, as the company attempts to challenge household names like Apple.
Bombardier has refused to rule out job cuts in the UK as the aerospace firm announced plans to axe 5,000 roles.
BAE Systems has maintained its outlook for 2018 and said Brexit is unlikely to have a major impact on its operations.
Drivers who can’t recognise basic pedestrian crossings have reached ‘worrying’ levels, a safety investigation has revealed.
What is it? The convertible market usually takes one of three directions. First there’s the half-baked chopped-up hatchback or saloon, then there’s the super-sporty soft-top, and finally there’s the comfortable and glitzy cruiser.It’s these latter two that BMW needs to blend together in this – the latest Z4. Buyers of cars such as this one won’t tolerate a rough ride or spartan interior, but at the same time BMW has a reputation to maintain, and giving it the title of ‘the ultimate driving machine’ won’t go unchallenged.So, with a new platform, upgraded interior and divisive new styling, can the latest Z4 take the fight to talented rivals such as the Porsche Boxster and Jaguar F-Type?
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has reaffirmed his position on the Irish backstop after being accused of a “cock-up” by Sinn Fein.
The haulage industry has warned of the potential damage a no-deal Brexit could cause, after a Department for Transport paper warned there were fewer than 4,000 EU permits for UK truck drivers.
What is it? This is the Abarth 695C Rivale, a tiny hot hatchback made up of a baffling set of ingredients. The base is of course a Fiat 500, but it’s been not so much breathed upon but vomited out by specialist tuner Abarth.
Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed plans to open a technical engineering office in Budapest.
Profits at the UK’s listed companies have hit a new record for the first time in seven years thanks to a run of high oil prices, a new report showed.
Britain’s construction sector rebounded in October, but business optimism hit its weakest level in almost six years as Brexit delayed final decisions on projects.
Paddy Power Betfair has upgraded its full-year profit forecasts as high-rollers from New York splurging 1.5 million US dollars (£1.1 million) a day boosted its performance in the US.
Volkswagen is celebrating three decades of its iconic California campervan with a new special edition.
Output in Britain’s manufacturing sector slumped to its lowest level for more than two years in October as Brexit, trade tensions and weak demand for cars conspired to leave factories reeling.
Online food firm Just Eat has warned that its full-year performance will be dented by investment in fighting off rivals and expansion into Latin America, despite revenue being on course to shoot up.
A drop in sales, a slow change in electrifying its product line and delays for its Continental GT model have led Bentley to post a £122 million loss for the first nine months of 2018.
A consortium attempting to take over shopping centre giant Intu has been granted more time to make a firm offer or pull out of the £2.8 billion deal.
Bookmaker William Hill is splashing out £241 million to acquire Sweden-based online betting firm Mr Green & Co.
Mercedes has announced pricing and specifications for its latest luxury SUV – the facelifted GLE.