Danny Mccoy

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Disclosures about the scale of the lobbying campaign being carried out in an effort to influence the final shape of the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill has lifted the lid on the kind of behind-the-scenes activity that accompanies the drafting of controversial legislation

Disclosures in this newspaper about the scale of the lobbying campaign being carried out in an effort to influence the final shape of the Public Healt(...)

Ibec chief executive Danny McCoy has bemoaned a lack of ‘respect’ for lobbyists. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

This month saw the second anniversary of the State’s lobbying disclosure regime. Was there a cake and candles? Was there, hell. Two years in, one thin(...)

Ibec chief executive Danny McCoy and  European Investment Bank vice-president Andrew McDowell at the signing of the agreement. Photograph: Gary O’ Neill

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has unveiled a €300 million long-term lending programme for Irish midcap firms. Companies active across a range o(...)

Ibec’s CEO Danny McCoy to speak at the Convenience Retailer Summit. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Monday Results: Amryt Pharma. Indicators: Irish Exchequer returns (August); Euro zone PPI (July); UK construction PMI (August). Meetings: Busines(...)

Given the gap between the sides in the North-South pylon proposal, the planning process was always going to be difficult

This week’s High Court ruling on the proposed €280 million high-capacity power line connecting the Republic’s and North’s electricity grids is another(...)

A protest in Meath against the power line connecting the North and the Republic .

Plans for a €280 million power line linking the Republic and the North face further legal and planning hurdles following a key victory in the High Cou(...)

Expectations are growing that the Bank of England will hold off on raising interest rates due to Brexit-related risks. Photograph: AFP

Employers’ group Ibec has warned of imminent business closures in the wake of another significant slide in the value of sterling. The Brexit-related (...)

Ibec chief executive Danny McCoy: he said the UK approach continued to put short-term political concerns ahead of jobs and the needs of business

The UK should remain within the Single Market and the Customers Union for the full duration of any post-Brexit transition regime, according to Irish b(...)

Ibec chief executive Danny McCoy said income tax cuts would be paid for by the buoyancy of the economy. Photograph: Getty Images

With most of the so-called “fiscal space” earmarked for Budget 2018 effectively crowded out by pre-existing spending commitments and a new public sect(...)

Ibec chief executive Danny McCoy wants tariff-free trading between the UK and the EU post Brexit. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

Any new EU-UK trade deal must include comprehensive transitional arrangements to avoid a damaging “cliff edge” scenario for businesses both North and (...)

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