Apple is amongst the multinationals believed to have moved intellectual property to Ireland over the past couple of years. Such moves were a key factor behind the huge jump in Irish GDP in 2015.

The Government is to raise more money in the short term from the multinational sector by limiting the use of a key tax allowance related to the transf(...)

The newly reopened Presidential Suite, The Princess Grace at the Shelbourne

Room with a Kelly’s eye view The last phase of the multimillion-euro refurbishment at The Shelbourne hotel by renowned London design agency Oliver La(...)

The European Commission suggested that EU plans to harmonise tax rules across the bloc could be used to incorporate new rules on digital taxation. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

The European Union should push ahead with overhauling the rules around how digital firms should be taxed even if other jurisdictions fail to follow su(...)

PwC tax partner Liam Diamond

Ireland’s must defend the principal of unanimity on tax matters at a European level, PwC tax partner Liam Diamond has said. Speaking at the Irish Tim(...)

Jeff Dunne is starting his second  season working on a New Zealand research base in Antarctica this month

Jeff Dunne from Bray, Co Wicklow is a base camp manager and medic at a New Zealand research base in Antarctica. He is currently preparing to lead (...)

Marine One: A Secret Service agent stands guard as President Trump leaves the White House. Photograph: Tom Brenner/New York Times

As members of the US Congress enjoyed another week off before returning to DC next week, the swirling of helicopters over central Washington signalled(...)

Jenny Berggren from Ace of Base performing  at Electric Picnic. Photograph: Cody Glenn/Sportsfile

Jenny Berggren (Ace of Base) Electric Ireland Throwback Stage **** There’s a time and a place at Electric Picnic to try and seek out bands your Spo(...)

Admiral Scott Swift, commander of the US Pacific Fleet, speaks to reporters as the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen in the background, at Changi naval base in Singapore. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Divers have found human remains inside the US destroyer USS John S McCain, which collided with a merchant vessel this week. Ten sailors were missing (...)

Mrs Merkel has put the financial transaction tax into her government programme and President Macron has raised French concerns over what the OECD calls profit shifting. Photograph: Michele Tantussi/Getty Images

Put simply, the European Union is a Franco-German project initiated by the Schuman Declaration of 1951. Together they are building a European home and(...)

US president Donald Trump at the G20 summit in Hamburg. Photograph: Markus Schreiber/AFP/Getty Images

The Group of 20 meeting in Hamburg ended with leaders failing to paper over the cracks on climate change or sideline fears of a looming trade war on s(...)