- Jun 16, 2011
And their enterprise and hard work was also supported by the taxpayer for a far longer period.Tell that to Kerry, Glanbia etc, they took the LONG, SLOW ROAD, not the quick buck SELL OUT like Cully and Sully
Will the various Enterprise Boards be recouping the ACTUAL cost of their investments and expenditure? I want to know.
Of course as is always the case, the taxpayer merely backs the support of the SHAREHOLDERS who risked their own money at the start.
Perhaps if Ireland's monetarists and bankers were prepared to support companies such as this then the taxpayer could take a breather and companies such as this could expand globally.
The shareholders of Cooley for example did not receive a cent of dividend for over 25 years.
Put your jollies on the line and your rhetoric might have a value.