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Thursday 30 March 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Foreign Investment

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# Foreign Investment
'If this guy is clearly way better than everybody else in his peer group, then it makes sense'
Andy Dunne and The42′s Murray Kinsella discuss Munster prospect Keynan Knox and the issue of recruiting players out of school abroad.
# Office space
Ireland relies heavily on foreign companies, and right now we've nowhere to put them...
There is hardly any vacant office space in Dublin which may put foreign investors off moving here a new report has found.
# Migrants
Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy
As many as 400 jobs have been created as a result of the Immigrant Investor Programme.
# not all googley
These regions were the winners and losers for multinational investment last year
The IDA has admitted it is still falling well short of its regional development target.
Is Ireland the 'Best Small Country in the World in Which to do Business™?' Not any more...
That would be Denmark now. Or maybe New Zealand.
TD hits out at two-tier economy as Donegal misses out on "fair crack of the investment"
Fianna Fáil’s Charlie McConalogue has hit out at unfair treatment for regional counties.
# Jobs
Dublin-based companies have had €200 million worth of IDA backing, Laois has had €380,000
And other counties are lagging behind as well.
# Poll
Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?
Is it time that Capital Gains Tax be reduced or does it bring in much needed funds to the Exchequer?
# Your Say
Poll: Do you think Ireland's corporate tax rate should be retained?
What do you think? Should we fight to hold on to our low corporate tax rate?
Aaron McKenna: Irish people are losing out on jobs because we are not multilingual
The new jobs on offer are not beyond the capabilities of our people, but there is one thing we are lacking – a proficiency in foreign languages, writes Aaron McKenna, who says we should try and rectify this for future generations.
# China
Foreign investment in China in first fall for three years
The fall comes amid economic turmoil in developed markets and a slowdown in the country.
# Investment
IDA-backed companies created 12,722 jobs last year
The government agency responsible for foreign investment says its client companies added a net total of 6,570 jobs.
Column: How Obama’s policies may hurt investment in Ireland
Ireland’s foreign direct investment is at risk under Obama’s tax proposals. We should be worried, writes Dr Tom Flavin.
# Micheál Martin
Should Micheál Martin get a slot on Gift Grub?
Fianna Fáil party leader attempts a Chinese accent.
# Optimism
Hey Ireland, you're looking pretty attractive!
A new report from IBEC says Ireland is in favour for international business.