Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton: “Tax rates of over 50 per cent on average incomes . . . make too many people question whether they would be better off not working at all.” Photograph : Matt Kavanagh

Ireland’s high income-tax rate is hindering inward investment and the development of new businesses, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovati(...)

The IFSC accounts for 15 per cent of multinational employment in Ireland, and contributes 7.7 per cent of Irish GDP.   Photograph: Bryan O'Brien/The Irish Times

Ireland must make the most of its reputation as the place to develop software and new technologies if the IFSC is to prosper, according to John(...)

PAMELA NEWENHAM Ireland has been ranked the world’s third most globalised economy in terms of GDP, and the most globalised nation in the (...)