At the heart of the controversy are two of Apple's subsidiaries

Blog: Apple money will be resting in our account

30 Aug There is one fundamental truth which cannot be escaped from the Apple controversy: the company paid virtually no tax on vast swaths of its sales, writes RTÉ's Business Editor David Murphy.

Josh Earnest said the Apple ruling amounted to 'a transfer of revenue from US taxpayers to the EU'

White House says Apple ruling unfair

30 Aug The White House has confirmed that Apple officials have been in contact with US President Barack Obama's administration to report concerns about "how they are being treated by foreign governments".

Finian McGrath said the Government is fully committed to the establishment of a Commission of Investigation

Minister receives report on foster home

30 Aug Minister of State for Disabilities Finian McGrath TD has received a report on matters related to a former foster home in the South East, which will now be examined by officials in order to draw up terms of reference for a commission of investigation.