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# Competitiveness

This month
May 2024
Ireland's housing market 'undermining' the country's competitiveness, Govt advisors warn
All time
IRFU strongly in favour of South African teams joining expanded Pro16
Ireland's growth is under 'serious and imminent threat'
Barca great Ronaldinho - I never lacked competitiveness
FactCheck: Does Ireland really lead the world for skilled labour?
Ireland's John Lacey sent Wayne Barnes flying during this referee training session
Ireland could have fewer jobs next year unless urgent action is taken
Opinion: Are women less competitive than men?
Andrea Mara
Ireland among Europe's elite when it comes to competitiveness
Why Ireland is a bit like Padraig Harrington when it comes to being competitive
'Van Gaal in for a surprise in the Premier League,' says Rodgers
Samsung blames slow smartphone sales and increased competition for profit slump
Irish competitiveness on the slide, warns council
Column: Don't believe the hype – the Irish economy remains a high cost one
Aaron McKenna
Is it too expensive to do business in Ireland?
EU puts further pressure on Google to address antitrust concerns
Kenny to talk tax with European Council
Ireland one of the top 20 most competitive holiday spots in world
Commission: Legal services are still too expensive in Ireland
Column: Irish labour costs making us uncompetitive? Hardly.
Jimmy Kelly
You wait forever for some good economic news...
Ronan Lyons
Employer says five-year pay freeze needed