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Irish patients are being denied access to nine drugs that are widely available across Europe, largely on cost grounds. The drugs – most of them cance(...)

Artist’s impression of new MSD site at Swords, expanded  to 43,000sq m from previous 31,000sq m plant.

MSD has submitted planning permission for the construction of its major new biotech plant in Swords. The company’s new biologics facility will be bu(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny addresses the Global Irish Economic Forum at Dublin Castle.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Things have changed radically in the employment sector since the recession forced thousands of Ireland’s brightest to move abroad in search of work. M(...)

 Julie Trotter, senior quality technician, at MSD’s  microbiology lab in Carlow. The company has announced an €11.5 million investment in the plant.

MSD has announced a €11.5 million investment at its vaccines plant in Carlow. It is the latest phase of a €312 million seven-year investment at the si(...)