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Key EU policies for Ireland

Fisheries in Ireland

The interests of Irish fishermen, fishing communities, the marine environment and consumers of fish products are supported by being part of the EU.

EU economic policy and Ireland

EU membership has helped Ireland transition from economic stagnation in the middle of the last century into a nation with a modern economy based.

EU research and innovation in Ireland

Research and innovation (R&I) are key components in securing Ireland’s economic future and are at the heart of the European Commission’s policies.

Brexit and Ireland

The UK decision to leave the EU has far-reaching consequences for citizens, businesses, public administrations & stakeholders especially in Ireland.

EU taxation policy

EU Tax Policy focuses on removing tax obstacles to all cross-border economic activity, eliminating harmful tax competition & combatting tax evasion