Andrew Fanning

Andrew Fanning

EU green light for SME shares scheme

EU green light for SME shares scheme

'Keep' plan is aimed at helping SMEs attract key staff, but details have attracted criticism from some start-ups and investors

RTÉ apologises to Seán Gallagher over Frontline tweet

RTÉ apologises to Seán Gallagher over Frontline tweet

Broadcaster acknowledges failings in programme and pays "substantial damages" in settlement of legal action

Low loan levels keep pressure on credit unions

Low loan levels keep pressure on credit unions

Central Bank report says sector still struggling despite recent improvements

Facebook reacts to pressure over ad revenue

Facebook reacts to pressure over ad revenue

Money from international ad sales will no longer be routed through Dublin in an effort to provide more transparency

Deal doesn't remove Brexit risks, warns Central Bank

Deal doesn't remove Brexit risks, warns Central Bank

Review shows regulator concerned that high debt levels in Irish firms could hit ability to deal with post-Brexit challenges

EU to look at 'temporary' tech tax

EU to look at 'temporary' tech tax

Some countries want measures to ensure tech giants pay fair share of tax

Tax take ahead of target, but income tax still short

Tax take ahead of target, but income tax still short

€180m extra in corporation tax boosts figures in key month for tax collection

Watchdog: Building surge could spark overheating

Watchdog: Building surge could spark overheating

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council backs Budget 2018 stance, but calls for further measures to end boom-bust cycle

Dublin office giant upbeat despite stamp duty hike

Dublin office giant upbeat despite stamp duty hike

Hibernia Reit says budget increase would have knocked more than €50m off value of its property portfolio

Central Bank wants top bankers held to account over trackers

Central Bank wants top bankers held to account over trackers

Deputy governor says all main Irish banks will face action from regulator

Central Bank key to preventing housing bubble, says ESRI

Central Bank key to preventing housing bubble, says ESRI

Report sees 20 per cent rise in prices by 2020, but argues that property market is not overheating

Paradise Papers: 10 things we learned

Paradise Papers: 10 things we learned

Apple tax back in the spotlight, as Queen, Bono and Everton all feature in latest batch of financial leaks

Breath testing: EPA warns on air quality

Breath testing: EPA warns on air quality

Agency says increasing traffic levels and burning of solid fuels pose biggest challenges

BoE 'takes foot off the accelerator'

BoE 'takes foot off the accelerator'

British interest rates rise for the first time in a decade, but Carney cautious on further rises due to Brexit

Where Ireland's Rugby World Cup bid fell behind

Where Ireland's Rugby World Cup bid fell behind

Evaluation report backs South Africa ahead of final vote, as lack of experience and venue concerns hurt Ireland's scores