Will our new Government rise to this fresh challenge?
Published 17/03/2016 | 02:30
George Osborne has charmed the UK's small business community and entrepreneurs in a way that Michael Noonan has been unable to here.
And Irish business chiefs have been taking notice.
Slashing corporation tax and unveiling sweeteners for small firms - in terms of commercial rates, capital gains tax and stamp duty - won the UK chancellor plaudits as he unveiled his eighth budget yesterday.