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Simon Coveney: ‘I’m pretty confident that it is possible to put a compromise position that everyone can be reasonably happy with’. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Simon Coveney, has revealed that he hopes to make progress on getting consensus on local governme(...)

Simon Coveney: ‘I think it is possible to design a solution that the city and county can live with’. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Simon Coveney, has said he maintains the view that local government structures in Cork are not de(...)

Cork Chamber president, Barrie O’Connell said sustainable economic and community development was critical for the country. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Business group, Cork Chamber has called on the next government to end the “tax discrimination” of the self-employed by aligning USC and tax credits fo(...)

The so-called “inversion” deal involving Tyco and Johnson Controls drew the ire of US politicians and put a renewed focus on Ireland’s corporate tax regime

Multinational Tyco has confirmed Cork will be the firm’s global headquarters following its controversial merger with US firm Johnson Controls. The s(...)

Sean O’Driscoll: “Broadband and digital technology will consign geographical disadvantages to history”

The digital age offers a huge opportunity for both Cork city and the county to overcome geographic disadvantage and compete internationally in a varie(...)

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(...)

Pfizer, which was one of the first pharmaceutical companies to locate to Ireland, employs more than 4,000 people across eight locations in Cork, Dublin and Kildare

Pfizer has reversed its decision to close its manufacturing facility at Little Island in Cork in a move that safeguards 160 jobs.The US pharmaceutical(...)

Cork Chamber has expressed disappointment at the decision of Cork City Council to cut the Local Property Tax, describing it as likely to prove “ a sho(...)

Merging Cork city and county councils would lead to greater efficiencies and a reduction of rates for businesses in both local authority areas, accord(...)

A flooded South Mall in Cork city. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

The Government was yesterday urged to speed up a €100 million flood relief programme for Cork city as business people and homeowners began a clean-up (...)

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