The national planning body says the scheme would cause problems for buses and other transport.
A series of private dinners and one ministerial resignation could stall the process again.
The Communications Minister made the announcement in the Dáil this afternoon.
The duty was increased to 2% in yesterday’s budget – leading to a backlash from bookmakers.
Budget 2019 had plenty about housing and Brexit – but there were some details missing from the speech.
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe called it the ‘economic challenge of a generation’.
There were few surprises in Paschal Donohoe’s speech, but plenty to digest for Irish businesses.
The industry wants the Tourism Minister to step down after losing its special 9% VAT rate.
We unpick what this year’s announcements mean for business in Ireland.
All the giveaways and tax hikes that are on the horizon.
The Limerick company is at the centre of the plan to bring broadband to rural Ireland.
The bank failed to obtain approval for loans to individuals who were related parties.
BusConnects is a work in progress and we need it to keep the city moving.
The shift between now and 2009 – when we faced the worst financial crisis in a generation – is stark.
Much of the talk around Ireland’s upcoming budget has focused on the hospitality industry’s 9% VAT rate.
The employer representative registered more demand for in-company courses on retaining staff.
The EIIS programme offers tax breaks for startup backers – but the industry says it’s not up to task.
Funding for Fáilte Ireland has halved in a decade.
The sector says unrealistic tender prices could bring public projects to a standstill.
The average home now pays between €230 – €280 a year in waste collection charges.