Market ‘shock’ at election results unlikely, say analysts

Financial market observers predict return of Coalition, though with reduced majority

Manufacturing industry hits six-month high in January – Investec

The Irish manufacturing industry hit a six-month high in January as an increase in new orders and a quickening of the rate of expansion helped it to a positive start to 2016.

Invest in West to balance Dublin, John Moran tells Ireland’s Business Strategy Conference

Former department of finance secretary general John Moran has questioned the Government’s capital spending plans and suggested more should be done to counter-balance Dublin’s position as the country’s main economic driver.

New Generation planning €250m docklands project

Development designed to cash in on growing demand for offices and new homes

Ireland wary as EU announces its plans for ‘fair and efficient’ taxation

Ireland will “actively engage” in talks on new EU corporate tax laws as long as they don’t go any further than international standards.

Health and well-being in the workplace

January is that time of year when most people think about health and fitness for the year ahead. For busy entrepreneurs, as well as employers, well-being in the workplace is of great importance for productivity and a balanced life in […]

Burning bondholders ‘could have saved the State €9bn’

Banking inquiry hears NTMA advised Government of possible savings in March 2011

Ireland signs up to tackle tax avoidance by multinationals with 30 other OECD countries

Ireland is among 31 OECD countries that have signed up to the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement designed to tackle tax avoidance and evasion by multinationals.

Peter Kelly sees Weddings by Franc profits soar by 340%

Newly-filed accounts for events company, Weddings by Franc — which is led by Fermoy native Mr Kelly, who trades under the name Franc — show a fourfold increase in profits, for the 12 months to the end of last June, […]

Irish economy to grow 4.8% in 2016, says Central Bank

“If we look at the other emerging markets economies there are obviously very significant downside risks there as well. Another source of risk to the economy of course is coming from financial markets,” he told reporters.

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