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Departments clashing over building policy

Departments clashing over building policy

Glen Dimplex boss says Ireland is kicking the can on emissions targets

Throwing away all the hard work

Throwing away all the hard work

With the tax coffers overflowing, the government is set to repeat the same old mistakes and go on a spending splurge

Help us, help you

Help us, help you

We are ready to build but the numbers don’t add up, housebuilding firm insists

New dawn or false dawn?

New dawn or false dawn?

Politicians are lauding Ireland’s recovery but small business owners across the country say the good times have yet to return

Citigroup warns giveaway budget  could be start of another bubble

Citigroup warns giveaway budget could be start of another bubble

Bank’s Europe expert say refusal to burn bondholders was ‘only reasonable call’

State to pay €67m fine for wrongly claimed farm grants

State to pay €67m fine for wrongly claimed farm grants

Satellite images show rocks, roads and clumps of trees had been wrongly included in grant claims

EXCLUSIVE: Bondholders to be hit as Anglo makes €150m tax settlement

EXCLUSIVE: Bondholders to be hit as Anglo makes €150m tax settlement

Failed bank to make largest ever tax settlement following Revenue probe

Further tax cuts will worsen inequality

Further tax cuts will worsen inequality

In his first column for the Sunday Business Post, UCD lecturer Julien Mercille calls for a new balance

Builders claim houses selling below cost

Builders claim houses selling below cost

Construction industry says a third of overheads go to exchequer

Watchdog: public sector pay may spiral without benchmarking

Watchdog: public sector pay may spiral without benchmarking

National Competitiveness Council warns unsustainable hikes could return in absence of wage setting

New tax breaks for business and job creation in budget

New tax breaks for business and job creation in budget

Relief hopes to boost numbers in work to almost 2.2 million by the end of decade

Day or night: When was the bank guarantee really decided?

Day or night: When was the bank guarantee really decided?

Economist and Central Bank board member Alan Gray gave riveting insight into how the blanket guarantee was in train long before September 29, 2008.

FG TD wants tax breaks for developers of houses

FG TD wants tax breaks for developers of houses

EXCLUSIVE: Business and farmers to gain in budget as FG/Lab rise in polls

EXCLUSIVE: Business and farmers to gain in budget as FG/Lab rise in polls

Poll gains increase pressure for early election

Fintan is wrong on public spending

Fintan is wrong on public spending

The common view that Ireland underspends on public services is just not true