Teva received cash payments and struck beneficial commercial side deals with Cephalon that stopped it rolling out a generic version of Cephalon’s modafinil medicine. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd and its Cephalon unit were fined €60.5 million by the European Union for a pact that delayed sales of a cheaper ver(...)

Photograph: David Becker/AFP via Getty Images

The European Union’s competition chief Margrethe Vestager has charged Amazon with using its size, power, and data collected on rivals to give itself a(...)

The figure was contained in a report published on Wednesday by the Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG) on accounts of the public services for 2019.

The escrow account set up by the State two years’ ago to hold €14.3 billion of alleged Apple back taxes that’s the subject of a legal dispute with the(...)

The ruling in favour of Ireland and Apple was seen as a blow to the efforts of European commissioner Margrethe Vestager.

The European Commission is appealing the Apple tax court ruling in favour of Ireland that found the tech giant did not need to pay €14.3 billion to th(...)

EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager previously did not appeal another ruling annulling her decision ordering the Netherlands to recover between €20m and €30m in tax benefits for Starbucks. File photograph: Getty

European Union competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager is reported to be leaning towards lodging an appeal against a court decision that quashed h(...)

 European Union competition commissioner    Margrethe Vestager.

European Union competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager signalled on Friday that Brussels will wait until close to the last minute next week before(...)

Paschal Donohoe: The Apple ruling showed Ireland was right to appeal. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The State has suffered “significant” reputational damage from the Apple case despite winning its appeal against the EU’s tax ruling, the Minister for (...)

The  Renewable Energy Support Scheme will have a budget of between €7.2 billion and €12.5 million over five years to 2025.  Photograph: Ben Curtis

EU officials have backed Government plans to get families and employers to pay up to €12.5 billion to support new green energy projects. The Governme(...)

EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager ordered Apple in 2016 to pay €13.1bn in back taxes. Photograph: John Thys/AFP via Getty Images

Paul Gallagher, the State’s Attorney General during the depths of the financial crisis, has had a busy time getting back up to speed since Taoiseach M(...)

Taoiseach Micheál Martin arrives at Stormont Castle in Belfast on Thursday to meet Northern Ireland’s First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP

It was fortunate for Micheál Martin that on the morning after the sacking of Barry Cowen the General Court of the European Union made a decision in th(...)

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