Consumers face another increase in premiums for home and motor insurance after a European Court of Justice ruling.

Consumers face another increase in premiums for home and motor insurance after a European Court of Justice ruling. The court ruled in a Polish case t(...)

Revenue operates in a pragmatic way: there is little point investing tens of thousands of taxpayer euro in an investigation that would yield just a fraction of that amount

I’m wondering how far back do Revenue go and what amounts do they consider significant? I had rental income about 25 years ago when I purchased my(...)

Regeneron’s Jeff Landry: “The Dublin base gives the company insight into the European marketplace.” Photograph:  Conor McCabe Photography

A leading US biopharma company will run clinical trials in Ireland for a new drug it hopes will provide a breakthrough for an aggravating skin condit(...)

Following the recent Verizon offer to sell old Eircom shares, Vodafone has opened its own “low-cost” dealing window. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images

How can I reinvest my £200 Verizon money back into Vodafone. Will any stockbroker take so small a job? Mr PM, email If that’s what you choose to do(...)

Mark McCloskey: much of his early career was with Denis O’Brien’s Esat Telecom at a time when it was a proving ground for a whole generation of future Irish business leaders.

It all started in hospital, appropriately enough. Recuperating in a four-bed ward after knee surgery, access to the television quickly became an irrit(...)

Oneview Healthcare founder and president Mark McCloskey

Irish medical device company Oneview Healthcare has raised €40 million in a initial public offering on the Australian Stock Market. The St Patrick’s(...)

The bottom line is that, in general, it is the donor who pays gift tax under US law

We are considering giving €50,000 to our son in the US to help buy a house. Will he be taxed on that and could you advise on the best way to transfer (...)

Ikea has committed to paying the living wage to its Irish staff. Photograph: Getty Images

Flatpack retailer Ikea nearly doubled its profit in Ireland last year as homeowners took advantage of the recovering economy. Sales jumped 17 per cen(...)

Victor Grifols, president and chief executive of Grifols.Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Spanish plasma pharmaceuticals group Grifols has announced a further €85 million investment in its Dublin plant which formally opened last year. Grif(...)

UK property is subject to a  new capital gains tax regime for non-residents selling property they own in the UK. Photograph:  Yui Mok/PA Wire

I have a property in the UK for which I think the sale will go through before April 6th. So it will probably not be affected by the recent change on c(...)