Enda Kenny is expected to promote Ireland as a destination for university and third-level students

Multinationals urged to consider Ireland

16 Oct The Taoiseach has said he hopes multinationals will consider developing intellectual property in Ireland as a way of offsetting the impact of the phasing out of the 'Double Irish' tax loophole.

Minister Ged Nash said significant resources would be allocated to the research

Minister to review zero-hour contracts

17 Oct The Minister of State for Business and Employment Ged Nash has said a study of the use of zero-hour contracts by Irish employers may be carried out.

RibWorld has opened new premises at Fethard

Three companies creating 1,200 jobs

06 Oct The BWG group, the owners of Spar, is to invest €100m in store development over the next five years, while two companies in counties Cork and Tipperary are have announced 200 jobs.