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Trump and congressional Republicans have proposed slashing the rate on accumulated foreign earnings to just 10%

Multinationals are in line for a windfall from US president Donald Trump’s call to cut the tax rate on US companies’ stockpiled overseas earnings, but(...)

A trial of AstraZeneca’s  drug durvalumab showed it reduced disease progression in lung cancer patients, sending the company’s shares higher. File photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A trial of AstraZeneca’s key immunotherapy drug durvalumab showed it reduced disease progression in lung cancer patients, sending the company’s shares(...)

US stocks were on track to record their steepest fall in nearly a month early on Thursday amid broad declines, led by retail and bank stocks.

US and European stocks fell on Thursday, along with the dollar as political uncertainty in the United States sent investors in search of safer investm(...)

At the announcement of MSD’s €40 million investment in its Ballydine plant in Co Tipperary were (from left) site lead Ger Carmody with  Liz O’Donnell, director of policy, government affairs and communications at MSD Ireland and Ger Brennan, managing director for human health at MSD Ireland.

International pharma group MSD is investing €40 million to upgrade its Tipperary plant. The bulk of the money will be spent on the installation of a(...)

Diaceutics chief executive Peter Keeling. The firm’s deal with Jersey-headquartered BioReference Laboratories is estimated to be worth between €5 million and €10 million

Dundalk-based medtech firm Diaceutics has signed a multimillion euro deal with the third-largest full service clinical diagnostic laboratory in the Un(...)

Pfizer, Novartis, Roche, AbbVie, Bayer and Merck are among the 47 pharma companies analysed in the report compiled by PatientView. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish patients are among the most confident in Big Pharma’s level of innovation. A report on the corporate reputation of the pharmaceuticals sector(...)

The Eli Lilly plant in Cork: The company had deferred investment.

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, has been urged to intensify her department’s engagement with US multination(...)

Healthcare potential: the MSD facility in Swords, Co Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Pharma giant MSD – known in the US as Merck – is to expand its clinical trials programme in Ireland. The company, which employs about 1,800 people in (...)

After hitting a series of record highs in a post-election rally, Wall Street has been trading in a tight range as investors look for more details on Donald Trump’s policies. Photograph: Stephen Yang/Reuters

Trading in European equities and the euro was choppy on Thursday after ECB president Mario Draghi reaffirmed interest rates would stay at current or (...)

Liz O’Donnell: since retiring from politics in 2007 she has worked as an adviser and public affairs consultant

US pharma group MSD Human Health has appointed former minister of state Liz O’Donnell as director of policy, government affairs and communications. (...)

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