Irleand’s Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon

Above a Centra shop in Portarlington sits one of the world’s most important regulatory offices pertaining to online privacy.From May 18th, the office (...)

The battle for Leinster House: Some TDs are budgeting for two general elections in 2016.

Word reaches us that a crafty cohort of TDs are now budgeting for two general elections in 2016.Before we arrive at the iconic year, the rapidly-appro(...)

PTSB had sought to raise the €400 million as part of overall plan to return bank to private ownership. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A High Court challenge has been brought to plans by Permanent TSB aimed at raising €400 million through a share placing to institutional investors (...)

Bookmakers will have to pay a 1 per cent tax on all on-line bets placed in the Republic from August 1st under new legislation brought into force on Wednesday.

Bookmakers will have to pay a 1 per cent tax on all on-line bets placed in the Republic from August 1st under new legislation brought into force on We(...)

Is your salary spoken for two days after you get paid? Photograph: Thinkstock

There isn’t a membership card or a certificate to show you are part of it. There’s no annual conference or written set of principles, or a manifest(...)

PTSB, currently 99.2 per cent owned by the State, announced last month that it intended to raise €525 million in new capital

Permanent TSB will this morning announce its intention to complete a stock market IPO as part of its €525 million capital raising plan when it releas(...)

The inquiry prompted the resignation of former taoiseach Bertie Ahern from Fianna Fáil. Photograph: The Irish Times

Sensitive material relating to the €158 million Mahon Tribunal, which prompted the resignation of former taoiseach Bertie Ahern from Fianna Fáil, is s(...)

So-called “non-doms” can avoid paying tax on their worldwide income in Ireland, thus avoiding the country’s high income and capital gains tax regime

Ireland is home to more than 3,000 individuals or couples recognised as ‘non-domiciled’ for tax purposes, new figures from the Revenue Commissioners (...)

Greece’s finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, minus Lycra shorts and mop. Photograph: Kostas Tsironis/Bloomberg

Picture, if you will, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan wearing nothing but a pair of Lycra cycling trunks and carrying a mop, listening to the Eury(...)

Alan Cook: said the bank believes it will win the “overwhelming support” of its shareholders.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Permanent TSB shareholders may need to study up to get their heads around a number of quite technical resolutions they’ll be asked to vote on at the b(...)