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Business leaders and industry experts will be drafted in to advise the next government on a Covid-19 recovery plan.

A new economic taskforce will draw on the experience of senior figures in business and academia to help re-boot the economy in the aftermath of the coronavirus emergency.

The proposal is being discussed by Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael teams as part of the government formation negotiations.