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# wealthy - Monday 11 September, 2017

Four doctors and a pizzeria owner go on trial in Costa Rica for organ trafficking ring

The alleged ring was busted in 2013 with the arrests of the five men, suspected of carrying out 14 kidney transplants illegally.

# wealthy - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

There are almost 4,000 'property millionaires' in Ireland

South County Dublin is the most expensive property market in the country, with an average property value of almost €550,000.

# wealthy - Monday 24 April, 2017

Trial begins of South African man accused of murdering family

Henri van Breda has blamed the murders on a masked intruder.

# wealthy - Thursday 4 June, 2015

An 'unnamed American rich dude' is selling a fleet of cars for €58 million

Someone is saying goodbye to quite a collection.

# wealthy - Monday 6 October, 2014

British millionaire pleads not guilty to murdering young bride on honeymoon in South Africa

Shrien Dewani’s wife was shot dead in 2010.

# wealthy - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

From The42 The architects behind London’s Olympic Stadium will build you a personal arena in your back garden for $30m Field Of Dreams

# wealthy - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here's why it's a good thing you didn't win the Euromillions Better Off

Here's why it's a good thing you didn't win the Euromillions

No really. You’ll feel much better about it once you’ve read this.

NERI publishes alternative approach to Ireland's budgetary policies

The economic institute says using the promissory note savings, investing in a stimulus package and taxing the top 10 per cent of earners could reduce the government deficit to 3 per cent by 2015.

# wealthy - Friday 5 April, 2013

Column: This property tax is callous and a breach in democratic norms

The Government has no democratic mandate from the electorate for a property tax. In fact, they were elected on the very opposite of commitments, writes Kieran Allen.

# wealthy - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Column: Taxing the wealthy is an option we need to look at

High earners and corporations – should they not ‘share the burden’ with the rest of us, asks Kieran Allen.

# wealthy - Thursday 22 November, 2012

How many Irish tax exiles have paid the 'rich tax' this year? Tax

How many Irish tax exiles have paid the 'rich tax' this year?

The tax was introduced in 2010 to target wealthy Irish exiles who earn more than €1 million a year and also have assets of over €5 million in Ireland.

# wealthy - Sunday 14 October, 2012

From The42 Sports film of the week: Broke Movie Night This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: Broke

Billy Corden’s latest offering takes a look at how many athletes fail to properly manage their millions.

# wealthy - Monday 7 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge 6 super-rich people who say 'tax me more' Tax Us This post contains videos

6 super-rich people who say 'tax me more'

Higher taxes for higher earners – what a silly thought, right? But some of the world’s richest are in agreement.

# wealthy - Sunday 6 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# wealthy - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Obama proposes new minimum tax for the wealthy

The new tax will ensure that millionaires pay at least the same rate as middle income taxpayers.

# wealthy - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Hey, millionaire, you think you're wealthy? You're not.

A survey by a investments company has said that millionaires only feel rich when they are worth about €5.4m.