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# shire - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Bank of Ireland's former Dublin HQ is getting a facelift and a new tenant

Miesian Plaza is now home to medical company Shire.

# shire - Friday 15 April, 2016

400 new jobs are on the way for Co Meath

Shire is to open a new biotech plant in the county.

# shire - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Ireland-based pharma firm's €43b merger is off, but it could get a Botox injection instead

Dublin-headquartered Shire and US company AbbVie pull the plug on their big pharma deal.

# shire - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Massive merger between US and Dublin-based big pharma outfits looks dead in the water

AbbVie seems almost certain to walk away from the €43 billion agreement because of US tax rule changes.

# shire - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

US pharma giant's €43 billion deal with Ireland-based firm could be off the table now

AbbVie is rethinking its merger with Dublin-headquartered Shire after changes to tax “inversion” rules.