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Tax system must support families to stay in business

Tax system must support families to stay in business

We need a new roadmap that produces great Irish family businesses that can survive long term and thrive over generations

Apple’s eSims will be a biting blow for mobile

Apple’s eSims will be a biting blow for mobile

Even if they don’t arrive with this week’s iPhone launch, virtual Sims look inevitable, writes Alex Webb

Boylesports set to buy betting shops in Britain

Boylesports set to buy betting shops in Britain

Irish bookmaker in advanced talks about takeover of British chain

Stephen Kinsella on Economics

Stephen Kinsella on Economics

There have never been more workers, and they have never paid more in tax than today. Household disposable incomes are higher now than they were during the boom, and there are proportionately fewer children as a percentage of the population to look after. Why, then, is there a child poverty problem in this country?

Irish football’s great joyless journey to nowhere

Irish football’s great joyless journey to nowhere

Reports of Roy Keane’s rows with players and recent dismal match performances have laid the unedifying spectacle that is football in Ireland all too bare

Unusual blockade a bit fishy

Unusual blockade a bit fishy

A media ban at the Ryanair agm suggests more than attention seeking

Economist bites back, insists Ireland is still America’s favourite tax haven

Economist bites back, insists Ireland is still America’s favourite tax haven

‘Denying this reality is like denying that 2+2=4,’ Gabriel Zucman says of Dept of Finance’s criticism

Malin will not need to raise funds, says chief executive

Malin will not need to raise funds, says chief executive

Digicel bondholders resist new debt deadline

Digicel bondholders resist new debt deadline

Boorman backs plans for new €35m film studio

Boorman backs plans for new €35m film studio

The Co Meath film studio backed by legendary Deliverance director John Boorman and B-movie king Roger Corman will be the country’s biggest if it is successful, its main founder has said

Multinationals’ tax bills should be made public, says Zappone

Multinationals’ tax bills should be made public, says Zappone

‘Farcical’€130m unspent surplus in National Training Fund

‘Farcical’€130m unspent surplus in National Training Fund

Foster young entrepreneurs with a basic income, ex-banker says

Foster young entrepreneurs with a basic income, ex-banker says

Coppola says move could give people ‘an incentive to take a risk’

Relate adds Ardbrook to stable as software firm ramps up growth

Relate adds Ardbrook to stable as software firm ramps up growth

Just defeat the Derry Pelé

Just defeat the Derry Pelé

With Paddy McCourt making his final trip to Belfield as a player, the UCD Bowl hosts a huge game to decide the destination of the League of Ireland First Division title. Emmet Ryan gives his horrendously biased analysis