Daniel Murray

Daniel Murray

State unlikely to benefit from Corrib gas field

State unlikely to benefit from Corrib gas field

Since beginning its operation in 2015, the project has effectively paid no tax on its production due to extremely liberal 1992 licence tax terms and a peculiarity in Irish hyrdrocarbon law that allows set-up costs to be offset against future tax

Government faces legal challenge after axeing climate bill

Government faces legal challenge after axeing climate bill

People Before Profit TD Brid Smith said this weekend that she was currently taking legal advice, and that she believed there were substantial grounds for a challenge

Cork gas terminal plan to go ahead despite boss’s death

Cork gas terminal plan to go ahead despite boss’s death

Chief executive of NextDecade Kathleen Eisbrenner died after a tragic accident in her Texas home

Kill Bill: Government hammers final nail into the climate change bill

Kill Bill: Government hammers final nail into the climate change bill

The refusal of a ‘money message’ has killed off People Before Profit's Climate Emergency Measures Bill. Now there are calls for a judicial review of the decision

High finance: The business of medical marijuana

High finance: The business of medical marijuana

Medical marijuana is predicted to soon become a €55 billion industry in Europe, and a number of Irish businesspeople are leading the charge as they navigate a minefield of regulations across the world

New strategy aims to boost number of Irish companies involved in space technology

New strategy aims to boost number of Irish companies involved in space technology

The government’s strategy aims to double the number of companies engaged with the European Space Agency to 100 and double employment in the sector by 2025 to 10,000

Irish oil and gas industry a ‘sorry scene’, says Teeling

Irish oil and gas industry a ‘sorry scene’, says Teeling

Corrib pipeline protests, increased petroleum taxes, a political campaign against oil and gas and...

FitzGerald: Pumping oil ‘not part of climate change solution’

FitzGerald: Pumping oil ‘not part of climate change solution’

The Climate Change Advisory Council chairman said the merit of banning gas exploration was less clear, as it would remain a significant part of the energy mix for the next 20 years of transition

Alliance’s Halligan urges Taoiseach not to call election

Alliance’s Halligan urges Taoiseach not to call election

Independent Alliance minister John Halligan has urged the Taoiseach not to go to the polls in the...

No limits: Central Bank gives secretive LPs green light on regulation

No limits: Central Bank gives secretive LPs green light on regulation

Limited partnership registrations have doubled in the last three years and are 'abnormally high', according to the Companies Registration Office

New investment partnership bill makes over 50 amendments to key acts

New investment partnership bill makes over 50 amendments to key acts

The Bill makes over 50 amendments to the original 1994 Act and to the Irish Collective Asset-Management Vehicles (ICAV) Act 2015

What Ireland’s road to a green new world will cost in hard cash and carbon emissions

What Ireland’s road to a green new world will cost in hard cash and carbon emissions

Questions already being asked about whether poorest people will be hardest hit - and if electric transport plans are too ambitious

Accountancy body chief says scandals in Britain ‘damaged trust’ and standing’

Accountancy body chief says scandals in Britain ‘damaged trust’ and standing’

The new president of Chartered Accountants Ireland has defended the auditing profession from publ...

Fast-track law could create more secret hiding places for dirty money

Fast-track law could create more secret hiding places for dirty money

Limited partnership structures are due a makeover, but obscure ownership structures, insufficient transparency requirements and evidence of international money laundering should sound the alarm

No peaceful Yeezy feeling: Brown Thomas shuts down sale of rap star West’s runners

No peaceful Yeezy feeling: Brown Thomas shuts down sale of rap star West’s runners

Brown Thomas on Grafton Street in Dublin was yesterday forced to call off the launch of Kanye Wes...