John Usher

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‘It has been a great 12 months for M&A activity.’ Photograph: Getty Images

It has been a very good year for mergers and acquisitions, with deal volumes hitting record highs. Much of the activity has been driven by private equ(...)

Taxis in central Dublin: According to the Irish Taxi Drivers’ Federation, there is an attack on a driver every weekend. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Representative organisations have called for stricter sentencing for assaults on taxi drivers following a series of violent attacks in the last few m(...)

The National Transport Authority says there are currently almost 31,200 active taxi driver licences in the country, down from a peak of 47,592 in 2009. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Taxi drivers with a poor knowledge of the area they are operating in risk losing their taxi licence if they do not improve. And drivers who per(...)