Jean-Claude Juncker: The European Commission President was prime minister of Luxembourg when most of the ’Luxembourg leaks’ tax deals were negotiated. Photograph:  Laurent Dubrule/EPA

The European Union’s fight against aggressive corporate tax planning steps up a gear today when the EU economics commissioner unveils a new package on(...)

EU economics commissioner Pierre Moscovici:  will announce measures designed to stop companies exploiting loopholes in how tax is calculated across borders. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The EU’s clampdown on aggressive corporate tax planning is set to intensify as the European Commission prepares to unveil an anti-tax-avoidance packa(...)

Richard Bruton said Ireland did not gain from corporate tax inversion deals

The Government has sought to distance itself from criticism over the latest corporate tax inversion with Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation (...)

Chancellor George Osborne is coming under pressure in Parliament over Google’s controversial £130 million deal with the taxman. (Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire)

Downing Street distanced itself on Monday from George Osborne’s claim that the tax deal with Google represented “a major success”, amid growing criti(...)

Hillary Clinton,  2016 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a Democratic Town Hall event in Des Moines in Iowa  on Monday. Photograph: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton denounced another US company for relocating to Ireland through a “corporate inversion,” calling t(...)

Oil prices slid after rallying by 10 per cent on Friday. That led to losses by companies such as BP, Total and Eni

European shares fell yesterday as Spanish and Italian banks led a decline by banking shares and oil and gas companies lost ground when an oil price r(...)

Johnson Controls, a US manufacturer of car batteries and heating and ventilation equipment, is to merge with Cork based fire protection and security company Tyco International.

Johnson Controls, a US maker of car batteries and heating and ventilationequipment, said on Monday it would merge with Ireland-based fire protection a(...)

 McDonald’s: results out on Monday. Photograph: Joe Buglewicz/Bloomberg
For your diary

TODAY Results: Amgen; Ferrari; Halliburton; McDonald’s; Wincor Nixdorf. Meetings: Cyber and data security briefing (Clarion Hotel, Cork). Indicators: (...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar pictured with Mallinckrodt chief executive Mark Trudeau in Dublin.

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar pictured with Mallinckrodt chief executive Mark Trudeau at an earlier announcement by the company. Mallinckrodt does(...)

Dominic CoyleShareholders in Irish-headquartered medical device business Covidien have overwhelmingly approved the proposed $48 billion acquisition of(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »