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Ireland must make sure that a tax rate of 12.5 per cent is just the first part of our policy for growth

4th September, 2016

Thirteen billion euro was an unambiguous message from Margrethe Vestager, the European Commission’s competition commissioner.

On Friday, Taoiseach Enda Kenny issued a clear message of his own.

“I make no apology whatsoever for defending the right to appeal this [ruling] because this is about Ireland, it is about our people, it’s about us as a sovereign nation, actually setting out what we consider are appropriate policies to devise job opportunities and employment careers...

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