David Meagher

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KPMG partner David Meagher: “There is a growing sense that agribusiness is on the cusp of significant change.”

The latest Irish Farmers Journal/KPMG Agribusiness Report focuses on the competitiveness of the Irish food and agriculture sectors and how they measur(...)

“When a family member applies to have another family member involuntarily detained, it can have a lasting and sometimes negative impact on the family relationship,”says  Rosemary Smyth of the Mental Health Commission.

Mentally ill people are being involuntarily detained on foot of applications by family members instead of HSE personnel far too often, Ireland’s ment(...)

Pictured during a mock mental health tribunal are (from left) Dr Maria Frampton, tribunal consultant; Ann Donnell, tribunal chair, and Mary Rose Tobin, tribunal lay member. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The process for being locked up against your will as a result of a mental illness is surprisingly simple. First a competent adult fills out a form – (...)

Shareholder David Meagher speaking from the floor at the NTR agm: “The assets should be sold and the money should be returned to shareholders.” Photograph: Frank Miller

He might have lost the support of some NTR shareholders recently but chairman Tom Roche has at least retained a certain sense of humour. Just after 10(...)