Dara Calleary, Fianna Fáil spokesman on jobs, enterprise and innovation: said the Government was ignorant of the problem created by a 1,000 per cent increase in the numbers on health waiting lists. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil’s Dara Calleary said the Government was ignorant of the problem created by a 1,000 per cent increase in the numbers on health waiting lis(...)

Michael O’Donnell, site director BioMarin Manufacturing Ireland Ltd, at the official opening of its Shanbally plant yesterday with (from left) Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Investment Richard Bruton, BioMarin  executive vice-president of technical operations Dr Robert Baffi and Jean-Jacque Bienaime,  CEO BioMarin. Photography  Gerard McCarthy

The expansion of manufacturing operations by US biopharma company BioMarin in Cork has been hailed as an example of Ireland’s adaptability by Minis(...)

Richard Bruton, Minister for Enterprise and Innovation, hopes the new EU-US free trade pact can be signed off during the Irish presidency of the EU council. Photograph: Alan Betson

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton hopes the new EU-US free trade pact can be signed off during the I(...)