Saturday October 24, 2020

Budget 2013: The budget for business: will it work?

There is scepticism among entrepreneurs and innovators that the budget can boost indigenous business, report Ian Kehoe and Philip Connolly.

9th December, 2012
Sean O'Sullivan: I hope and expect there will be more innovative ideas in the action plan on jobs to be released in the new year.'

Donal Moloney skipped the budget. Just another speech by another politician telling him how much they are doing for young entrepreneurs like him. Thanks but no thanks. So, he skipped it. Every single word.

A carpenter and a joiner, Moloney looked at smartphones and saw an opportunity. Now, he has a fast-growing Kildare company, Carve Case, producing hand crafted covers for phones. It is the sort of micro business that the government loves and lauds...

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