Apple is to expand its plant in Cork in a move that could lead to the creation of up to 1,000 extra jobs

The news that Apple is to expand its plant Cork in a move that could lead to the creation of an additional 1,000 jobs, has been warmly welcomed. Taois(...)

Mark Redmond, chief executive of the  American Chamber, says 700 US companies employ 130,000 workers in Ireland. Picture Nick Bradshaw

Fifteen companies and higher education institutions have been shortlisted for the inaugural US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards.The awards are a jo(...)

The awards are in recognition of excellence in research innovation

The Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce have opened the call for nominations for the US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards. The a(...)

Louise Phelan, the president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ireland, on Thursday urged the Government to reduce the amount paid by those on the higher rate.

To mangle an old saying, the only certainties in life are death, taxes, and calls from US business lobby groups to lessen the impact of taxation on th(...)

A vendor waits for customers at a vegetable wholesale market in Hefei, Anhui province: China’s economic slowdown is delaying investment in the country. photograph: reuters

Problems with accessing the Chinese market and slower economic growth means US firms are planning to invest less in China, the American Chamber(...)

Louise Phelan, who runs PayPal’s European headquarters, criticised the level of higher rate income taxes. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons /Irish Times

The Government should implement even deeper spending cuts in order to pay for tax cuts for higher paid workers, according to the incoming president of(...)

American Chamber of Commerce president Peter Keegan: “Untold damage to our international reputation could result if we enter into a summer of discontent has warned. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A summer of discontent on the industrial relations front could damage Ireland’s economic recovery and international reputation, American Chambe(...)