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# ida-ireland - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

High-earning multinational executives 'shocked' at Irish tax rates after their eligibility for special tax deal elapsed

Eighteen people earning between €1 million and €10 million benefit from enormous tax write-offs under the scheme.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

How the IDA’s top client used Ireland to siphon billions offshore tax-free

Medical giant Abbott has deployed a complex network of offshore companies to legally shelter profits from tax officials.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 3 January, 2019

More than 55 Brexit-related investments were won by Ireland in 2018

The investments added more than 4,500 Irish jobs as employment numbers rose.

# ida-ireland - Monday 13 February, 2017

Company that 'powers half of the world's busiest websites' is bringing 100 jobs to Cork

NGINX announced that it is expanding its services with a plan for rapid growth across EMEA.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

The IDA says more people in Ireland are working for its clients than ever before

Job losses within IDA companies were at their lowest level since 1997 – but it doesn’t expect that trend to continue.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

A €500m investment yesterday and 300 jobs today - it's been a good week so far for Limerick

Jobs Minister Mary Mitchell-O’Connor welcomed the ‘significant announcement’.

# ida-ireland - Monday 13 June, 2016

Huge boost for Ballinasloe and Dungarvan, with 260 jobs on the way

One minister said the creation of 100 jobs in Ballinasloe is “the equivalent of 1,000 jobs for Galway city”.

# ida-ireland - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Breakdown: Here’s where nearly 2,000 site visits were carried out by potential investors since 2011

Breakdown: Here’s where nearly 2,000 site visits were carried out by potential investors since 2011

Unsurprisingly, Dublin came out on top with 973 visits in the past five years.

# ida-ireland - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Thanks to Facebook and Apple, the IDA says it's just had the best year ever

IDA client companies created 18,983 jobs on the ground during the past year.

# ida-ireland - Monday 7 December, 2015

Is the British Empire's 'Jewel in the Crown' about to become Ireland's?

The government wants India to start investing big in Ireland.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Kildare man wins appeal in Supreme Court and won't be forced to sell his family home to the IDA

The four-year battle comes to a conclusion today.

# ida-ireland - Monday 11 May, 2015

Rare disease company to create 200 jobs - at a cost of €450m

It’s one of the largest investments in healthcare in the history of the Irish state.

# ida-ireland - Friday 1 May, 2015

IDA boss didn't talk to the government before calling for a Yes vote

Martin Shanahan’s call for a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum has not gone down well with the No side.

# ida-ireland - Monday 23 February, 2015

Apple is building an €850 million data centre in Athenry

The €1.7 billion investment in Europe was announced by the tech giant this morning.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Good news for Dublin: Fidelity hiring 200 new workers

The jobs are at Fidelity Investments, one fo the largest providers of financial services in the world.

# ida-ireland - Monday 1 December, 2014

Live in Limerick? There's 100 jobs coming your way

The roles will be created over the next two years.

# ida-ireland - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Ireland really is the best small country in the world to do business*

*According to this report, which will make Enda Kenny happy.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

85 new jobs coming to Dublin and Limerick

Two jobs announcements were made today.

# ida-ireland - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Woohoo! 140 new jobs for Limerick created by Canadian company

Optel Vision is heading to the city.

# ida-ireland - Monday 7 July, 2014

Bruton wants to stay in jobs portfolio

The Minister says he still has a job to do in his current post.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Ireland is the "goodest"* country in the world

*Yes, we know.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

# ida-ireland - Monday 9 June, 2014

This is the new guy who has to woo big companies (and their jobs) to Ireland...

Martin Shanahan will take on the top job at IDA Ireland from August after the departure of Barry O’Leary.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Good news Galway: Hewlett Packard is creating 100 new jobs

The jobs are part of investment by the company in the cloud research and development facility in Galway.

# ida-ireland - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

FDI companies love doing business here - and not just for our corporation tax rate

Companies said the access to Europe was a critical factor in relation to their priorities for setting up shop here.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Ireland up to 15th (beating the UK) in world competitiveness charts

IDA Ireland has welcomed the two place improvement, which leaves us just ahead of the UK.

# ida-ireland - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Dublin-based companies have had €200 million worth of IDA backing, Laois has had €380,000

And other counties are lagging behind as well.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 24 April, 2014

IDA targets jobs growth beyond the Pale with new regional campuses

The inward investment agency returns to property construction for the first time since the 1980s.

# ida-ireland - Monday 14 April, 2014

Good news: €80 million investment and 180 new jobs for Limerick

Both Richard Bruton and Michael Noonan announced the new positions this afternoon.

# ida-ireland - Friday 31 January, 2014

Looking for work in Cork? 200 new jobs are on the way

HedgeServ already employs over 380 people in Dublin and plans to open a second Irish operation in Cork.

# ida-ireland - Monday 27 January, 2014

Up to 500 new jobs as Tyco proposes move to Cork

Good news on the jobs front for the city.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Bono is having dinner with the Taoiseach and Finance Minister tonight

The U2 frontman will join the pair, along with 25 company executives, for an IDA hosted dinner tonight at the World Economic Forum.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 26 December, 2013

After Jedward and hurling, The Guardian editorial is full of praise for... IDA Ireland

Enda Kenny will be drinking out of his ‘Best Small Country In The World In Which To Do Business’ mug this morning…

# ida-ireland - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Ex-CEO of Enterprise Ireland to become chair of IDA Ireland

Frank Ryan will appear before the Joint Committee for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation later today to discuss the appointment.

# ida-ireland - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

US company to create 300 jobs at old Dell site in Limerick

US firm Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is investing more than €200 million in a new production facility on a site previously owned by Dell.

# ida-ireland - Monday 16 December, 2013

Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus Jobswatch This post contains videos

Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus

He’s coming to a town or greenfield site near you.

# ida-ireland - Thursday 28 November, 2013

570 job losses at pharmaceutical company in Dublin

The news from MSD follows the announcement of the closure of another plant in Wicklow earlier this year.

# ida-ireland - Monday 25 November, 2013

Percentage of foreign investment outside Dublin and Cork falls three years running

A government and IDA Ireland target to get 50 per cent of all foreign direct investment in areas outside of the two main urban centres has been dropped from the Action Plan for Jobs.

# ida-ireland - Monday 18 November, 2013

Good news: Three companies to create 125 new jobs in Dublin

Aditi Technologies, Synowledge and Value Nation are recruiting in the capital.

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