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# investment - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?

Jan 11th 2014, 9:54 AM 10,279 Views 42 Comments

Is it time that Capital Gains Tax be reduced or does it bring in much needed funds to the Exchequer?

# investment - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Damien Kiberd: Why middle-aged men with money invest in Netflix...
# Opinion
# Opinion

Damien Kiberd: Why middle-aged men with money invest in Netflix...

Jan 5th 2014, 8:30 AM 40 Views 17 Comments

…And why their tech confusion means there is no logic in how they price its shares.

# investment - Friday 3 January, 2014

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010
# Sales
# Sales

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010

Jan 3rd 2014, 3:36 PM 15,530 Views 57 Comments

The bad bank raised €5.8 billion of that figure in 2013.

# investment - Monday 16 December, 2013

Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus

Dec 16th 2013, 2:41 PM 13,253 Views 29 Comments

He’s coming to a town or greenfield site near you.

# investment - Monday 9 December, 2013

68 new jobs announced in two multinationals
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

68 new jobs announced in two multinationals

Dec 9th 2013, 11:45 AM 12,801 Views 19 Comments

A British company will create 30 jobs next year and a firm in Cork has already begun recruiting for 38 new positions.

# investment - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Ireland tops Forbes list of 'Best Countries for Business'
# Rising Fortunes
# Rising Fortunes

Ireland tops Forbes list of 'Best Countries for Business'

Dec 4th 2013, 10:37 PM 24,292 Views 156 Comments

The business magazine’s annual list shows Ireland moving up six places. The UK is in 12th place this year. Germany is 24th.

# investment - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Global health inequality could be eliminated by 2035 — report
# Investment
# Investment

Global health inequality could be eliminated by 2035 — report

Dec 3rd 2013, 6:30 AM 3,016 Views 7 Comments

An increase of €2.2 billion in Research and Development, combined with a shift in GDP calculations, could bring about the change “within a generation”.

# investment - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

€21m investment in 'milk mining' to create 73 jobs
# Got Milk?
# Got Milk?

€21m investment in 'milk mining' to create 73 jobs

Nov 27th 2013, 8:14 PM 10,663 Views 26 Comments

Food Health Ireland ‘mines’ milk to identify novel bioactive ingredients to develop functional foods which will offer health benefits to consumers.

# investment - Monday 25 November, 2013

Percentage of foreign investment outside Dublin and Cork falls three years running
# Action Plan For Jobs
# Action Plan For Jobs

Percentage of foreign investment outside Dublin and Cork falls three years running

Nov 25th 2013, 7:10 AM 4,954 Views 19 Comments

A government and IDA Ireland target to get 50 per cent of all foreign direct investment in areas outside of the two main urban centres has been dropped from the Action Plan for Jobs.

# investment - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Column: Laughter at World Toilet Day is worth it if it highlights that sanitation is a human right
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Laughter at World Toilet Day is worth it if it highlights that sanitation is a human right

Nov 19th 2013, 1:15 PM 58 Views 19 Comments

Today is World Toilet Day. Yes, people might laugh, writes Michael Doorly, but did you know more children die from diarrhoea related disease than HIV, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

# investment - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Brian Hayes: 'Northern Ireland must make its voice heard on the UK’s EU membership'
# EU Membership
# EU Membership

Brian Hayes: 'Northern Ireland must make its voice heard on the UK’s EU membership'

Nov 16th 2013, 4:19 PM 6,465 Views 78 Comments

The Minister of State in the Department of Finance said that it is in Ireland’s national interest that Britain should remain a full member of the European Union.

€29m investment for marine renewable energy research centre creates 77 jobs
# Renewable Energy
# Renewable Energy

€29m investment for marine renewable energy research centre creates 77 jobs

Nov 16th 2013, 1:10 PM 7,190 Views 29 Comments

The centre will conduct world-leading research on all aspects of marine renewable energy.

# investment - Saturday 9 November, 2013

BT snares British Champions League rights in £900m coup
# Investment
From The42
# Investment

BT snares British Champions League rights in £900m coup

Nov 9th 2013, 12:03 PM 17,892 Views 62 Comments

The deal for the Irish TV rights to show the competition after 2015 has yet to be confirmed.

# investment - Monday 4 November, 2013

€125m fund to boost small and medium businesses
# SMEs
# SMEs

€125m fund to boost small and medium businesses

Nov 4th 2013, 7:26 PM 5,725 Views 17 Comments

The funding will assist businesses that need capital for expansion.

# investment - Friday 1 November, 2013

ACC branch network should be used for a state investment bank - O'Connor
# Banking
# Banking

ACC branch network should be used for a state investment bank - O'Connor

Nov 1st 2013, 4:52 PM 4,560 Views 13 Comments

The SIPTU leader claims that the move would grow business and protect jobs.

# investment - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Enda Kenny to ring the NASDAQ bell in Dublin tomorrow
# Ding Ding Ding
# Ding Ding Ding

Enda Kenny to ring the NASDAQ bell in Dublin tomorrow

Oct 29th 2013, 1:07 PM 9,329 Views 134 Comments

The NASDAQ bell will signal the opening of the Web Summit which is taking place in Dublin.

New Donegal centre hopes to tackle mental health issues and rural isolation
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

New Donegal centre hopes to tackle mental health issues and rural isolation

Oct 29th 2013, 6:45 AM 8,350 Views 9 Comments

The HSE area manager in Donegal explains what they hope to achieve by making a ‘one stop shop’ for mental health services.

# investment - Monday 28 October, 2013

Bloodstocks in the Middle East and life-sciences on the East Coast: Ministers on tour
# Trade
# Trade

Bloodstocks in the Middle East and life-sciences on the East Coast: Ministers on tour

Oct 28th 2013, 4:10 PM 5,010 Views 6 Comments

Ministers Bruton and Coveney have set off on separate trade missions this week.

# investment - Friday 4 October, 2013

IMF review says close supervision of Irish banks is essential
# Report Card
# Report Card

IMF review says close supervision of Irish banks is essential

Oct 4th 2013, 4:31 PM 4,026 Views 23 Comments

Ireland’s latest report card by the IMF also states that firm implementation of budget policies is required if Ireland wants to achieve its fiscal targets.

Total foreign direct investment into Ireland increased to €258 billion
# FDI
# FDI

Total foreign direct investment into Ireland increased to €258 billion

Oct 4th 2013, 1:35 PM 4,593 Views 40 Comments

Ireland had a net surplus of €31 billion in foreign direct investment in 2012.

# investment - Saturday 21 September, 2013

NAMA to invest a minimum of €2 billion in Irish property market
# Property
# Property

NAMA to invest a minimum of €2 billion in Irish property market

Sep 21st 2013, 7:40 PM 15,746 Views 101 Comments

Chairman Frank Daly said that €13 billion had been generated in revenue from rents and from disposals of assets and properties since NAMA’s establishment

# investment - Friday 20 September, 2013

€4 million fund to target the most disadvantaged children in Tallaght area
# Investment
# Investment

€4 million fund to target the most disadvantaged children in Tallaght area

Sep 20th 2013, 3:37 PM 6,793 Views 53 Comments

The funding will establish early initiative programmes that will support children and families.

# investment - Thursday 19 September, 2013

"There was no sweetheart deal for Apple" in Ireland
# Corporation Tax
# Corporation Tax

"There was no sweetheart deal for Apple" in Ireland

Sep 19th 2013, 12:25 PM 4,436 Views 12 Comments

CEO of IDA Ireland Barry O’Leary told the Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee that foreign companies are paying a substantial amount of corporation tax.

# investment - Monday 16 September, 2013

Investors feeling less confident about Irish economy
# Market Sentiment
# Market Sentiment

Investors feeling less confident about Irish economy

Sep 16th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,346 Views 7 Comments

Confidence in the Irish property market is on the rise, but the budget has Irish investors less confident about their own future.

# investment - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line
# Electricity
# Electricity

Eirgrid propose routes for €500mn Leinster-Munster high-voltage power line

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:34 PM 11,174 Views 27 Comments

The project is at an early stage and Eirgrid say they do not expect to submit an application to An Bord Pleanála for planning approval before 2015.

# investment - Thursday 15 August, 2013

New €32 million investment in over 260 social housing units
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

New €32 million investment in over 260 social housing units

Aug 15th 2013, 11:53 AM 7,564 Views 87 Comments

The Minister for Housing says that the investments will “support jobs in every county”.

# investment - Monday 12 August, 2013

Irish universities are the worst in the world at attracting business funding
# Funding
# Funding

Irish universities are the worst in the world at attracting business funding

Aug 12th 2013, 8:36 AM 7,014 Views 32 Comments

A new study saw universities in South Korea come out on top with businesses investing about €72,959 in each scholar to carry out research on their behalf.

# investment - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Good news for Sligo: 45 new jobs in online retail business
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news for Sligo: 45 new jobs in online retail business

Aug 8th 2013, 6:15 AM 5,758 Views 9 Comments

The company is looking to create a software development team in the county.

# investment - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Salesforce.com to add 100 jobs at new Dublin office
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Salesforce.com to add 100 jobs at new Dublin office

Jul 24th 2013, 12:41 PM 7,597 Views 17 Comments

The company, which was in the top 20 of Fortune’s Best Companies to work for, says the jobs will be in the areas of sales, marketing, IT and customer support.

# investment - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Ireland and the UK are planning closer economic cooperation
# Anglo Irish Relations
# Anglo Irish Relations

Ireland and the UK are planning closer economic cooperation

Jul 18th 2013, 5:59 PM 5,916 Views 48 Comments

A visa waiver programme, allowing visitors to both countries to travel freely between both islands, is among the recommendations of a major report published today.

Venture capital investment increases in 2012
# Venture Capital
# Venture Capital

Venture capital investment increases in 2012

Jul 18th 2013, 4:35 PM 2,365 Views 3 Comments

A new report shows an increase of 26 per cent on the amount invested in 2011.

# investment - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Pfizer to create up to 250 construction jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Pfizer to create up to 250 construction jobs

Jul 11th 2013, 11:14 AM 6,337 Views 24 Comments

Pfizer is expanding its plants in Dublin and Cork to produce pharmaceuticals to deal with some of the most difficult to cure diseases.

# investment - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Living in a remote part of the world? Google wants to get internet access to you with balloons
# Internet
# Internet

Living in a remote part of the world? Google wants to get internet access to you with balloons

Jun 15th 2013, 6:15 PM 10,867 Views 22 Comments

Google is launching balloons into near space to beam internet access to the world below.

# investment - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

229 new pharma jobs at Almac plant in Armagh
# Jobs Boost
# Jobs Boost

229 new pharma jobs at Almac plant in Armagh

Jun 11th 2013, 3:00 PM 3,451 Views 12 Comments

The firm’s announced a €16 million investment in its Craigavon facility.

# investment - Friday 7 June, 2013

GAA to invest €9m in new facility at the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown
# Sports Spending
From The42
# Sports Spending

GAA to invest €9m in new facility at the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown

Jun 7th 2013, 11:41 AM 9,395 Views 29 Comments

The development work is set to commence shortly and will be ready for use by September 2014.

# investment - Monday 27 May, 2013

Column: Small and mighty – why nanoscience is booming in Ireland
# Nano
# Nano

Column: Small and mighty – why nanoscience is booming in Ireland

May 27th 2013, 7:30 PM 173 Views 18 Comments

Ten years ago, the global market for nano-enabled materials was €420 million. In 2015, it will be $2.5 trillion. Nanoscience is the future and Ireland is very much part of it, writes John Boland.

# investment - Friday 24 May, 2013

Central Bank of Ireland warns about unauthorised investment firm
# Nelson Capital Advisors
# Nelson Capital Advisors

Central Bank of Ireland warns about unauthorised investment firm

May 24th 2013, 12:05 PM 7,645 Views 13 Comments

Nelson Capital Advisors has been offering investment services to the Irish public.

# investment - Monday 20 May, 2013

Column: The reality of unemployment is being masked by emigration
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The reality of unemployment is being masked by emigration

May 20th 2013, 7:30 PM 19 Views 58 Comments

With youth unemployment at 23 per cent, the European Union and policy makers have a collective responsibility and obligation to help the “Lost Generation”, writes Liam Aylward.

# investment - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency
# Digital Healthcare
# Digital Healthcare

Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency

May 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,310 Views 28 Comments

Tablet devices for nurses and electronic medical records – just some of the ideas showcased at a digital healthcare gathering in Dublin yesterday.

# investment - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Aldi to create 300 jobs around the country
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Aldi to create 300 jobs around the country

Apr 18th 2013, 7:56 AM 12,870 Views 74 Comments

The discount supermarket chain already opened its 100th store today – and plans to open another 20 over the next three years.