Richard Bruton says the Government must work towards a medium-term goal of reducing the threshold at which people pay the higher rate of tax, as well as the rate itself. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Irish rates of income tax should be reduced in line with British levels as soon as possible to increase competitiveness, Minister for Jobs Rich(...)

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 John Hartnett:  One of three new appointees announced yesterday.

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The €15 million Beaufort laboratory will house a national ocean energy test facility

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is due to turn the sod today on an international “centre of excellence” for maritime research in Cork harbour.The €15 million Bea(...)

Internet company Yahoo! is to create 200 new jobs over the next 12 months. The company will announce its expansion plans later today to more th(...)