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 German president Frank-Walter Steinmeier (left) and his wife Elke Buedenbender (right) with President Michael D. Higgins  and his wife Sabina  before a gala dinner in Berlin. Photograph: Hayoung Jeon/EPA

As President Michael D Higgins ends his three-day visit to Germany on Friday) in Frankfurt, continental Europe’s banking capital, Irish and German off(...)

IDA chief Martin Shanahan:  he said while the immediate outlook looked positive there were “significant downside risks to FDI in the medium term”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

More than 80 Brexit-related foreign direct investment (FDI) projects have been won by the Republic since the UK voted to leave the EU in June 2016, re(...)

Minister for Enterprise Heather Humphreys. Photograph: Alan Betson

Thirty IDA Ireland employees earned more than €100,000 last year. That is according to new figures provided by the Minister for Enterprise Heather Hu(...)

IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan: “These rankings are constantly changing, and Ireland has to be constantly improving its product if we are to continue to win investment”

The Republic has been ranked among the world’s most competitive countries once again, reversing a sharp decline last year when it slipped out of the t(...)

Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook: The  company announced plans last year to add a further 5,000 jobs to its Irish operation in the coming years, with a move to a new headquarters in Ballsbridge, Dublin. Photograph: Lino Mirgeler/AFP/Getty Images

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar assured Facebook’s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg of the Government’s “commitment to supporting a business-friendly en(...)

The page, called Irish Tax Agency, is displaying ads to users in ten European countries with the tagline “reduce your taxes on global revenue to 1 per cent”.

Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave has claimed responsibility for a Facebook page which has been anonymously running ads about Ireland’s corporate tax (...)

Greenfield Global is one of the largest solvent companies in North America. Photograph: iStock

A Canadian alcohol and fuel ethanol producer is investing in the region of €30 million to establish its new European manufacturing headquarters in Por(...)

Johnson & Johnson currently ‘employs around 1,000 people in Limerick at the largest contact lens manufacturing facility in the world’

Johnson & Johnson is to create an additional 300 jobs in a €100 million expansion of the company’s Vision Care facilities at the National Technolo(...)

Markforged produces machines that print high-strength materials such as carbon fibre and MIM metals.

Industrial 3D printer manufacturer Markforged is opening its first European headquarters in Dublin, creating 100 new jobs over the next three years. (...)

Esther Barron of Barrons Bakery, Paul Flynn of The Tannery and Marie Power of The Sea Gardener, at the launch of the West Waterford Festival of Food.

Tickets go on sale at 2pm on Tuesday for events taking place during the West Waterford Festival of Food (April 26-28th). It is the 12th running of thi(...)

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