Global Shares develops software for managing companies' employee equity plans

Cork technology firm creating 80 jobs

17 Apr A technology company based in Clonakilty in west Cork has said it plans to more than double its workforce within the next three years through the creation of 80 jobs.

Ibec said domestically-focussed firms are less able to afford pay increases than exporters

Ibec forecasts very strong economic growth

13 Apr Business and employers group Ibec is forecasting very strong economic growth this year, and more than half of member firms surveyed said they expect to award pay increases.

Father Sean Healy said there needed to be a serious discussion about the level of services needed and how they would be funded

Group calls for increased tax intake

07 Apr Social Justice Ireland has said the overall level of tax intake in Ireland needs to increase to meet the needs of services such as health, education and social housing.

Mahmoud Abbas has threatened to mount fresh legal action against Israel at the International Criminal Court

Abbas rejects Israel's transfer of tax funds

06 Apr Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has refused to accept hundreds of millions of dollars of taxes collected by Israel because money that Israel says it is owed for utilities has been deducted.

Enda Kenny with Centre Parcs CEO Mark Dalby in Co Longford earlier today

Center Parcs promises up to 1,000 Longford jobs

02 Apr One of the UK's largest holiday resort firms has formally announced plans to create a holiday village close to Ballymahon, Co Longford, which could create 1,000 jobs, after it signed an option agreement with Coillte.