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Tony Holohan says he doesn't anticipate recommending retailers to reopen early despite their pleas
# Downturn
# Downturn

Tony Holohan says he doesn't anticipate recommending retailers to reopen early despite their pleas

Updated Nov 5th 2020, 7:05 PM 97,172 Views 104 Comments

Retail Excellence argued that the lockdown had been catastrophic for the sector.

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months
# Downturn
# Downturn

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months

Jul 31st 2020, 5:52 PM 16,362 Views 20 Comments

The decline in Europe compares to a 9.5% quarter-on-quarter decline for the United States.

Central Bank: Early signs of recovery are visible but Ireland's economic future remains uncertain
# Economic Forecast
# Economic Forecast

Central Bank: Early signs of recovery are visible but Ireland's economic future remains uncertain

Jul 3rd 2020, 12:10 AM 17,946 Views 19 Comments

Real-time economic data suggests the worst of the decline was experienced in April.

ESRI warns against austerity measures in short-term as economy heals from the pandemic
# Downturn
# Downturn

ESRI warns against austerity measures in short-term as economy heals from the pandemic

May 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 20,145 Views 34 Comments

The think-tank has sketched the likely impact of the virus across a range of Irish economic indicators.

Dublin job losses as Ryanair cuts 250 employees across European offices
# Downturn
# Downturn

Dublin job losses as Ryanair cuts 250 employees across European offices

May 15th 2020, 11:36 AM 13,714 Views 13 Comments

The job losses will be at the company’s bases in Dublin, Stansted, Madrid and Wroclaw.

Wuhan death toll raised by 50% as Chinese economy shrinks
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Wuhan death toll raised by 50% as Chinese economy shrinks

Apr 17th 2020, 7:01 AM 63,926 Views 83 Comments

The country’s economy shrank 6.8% in the first quarter of the year.

Suicides of more than 470 men in Ireland linked to recession
# Downturn
# Downturn

Suicides of more than 470 men in Ireland linked to recession

Mar 16th 2015, 3:00 PM 18,119 Views 62 Comments

In 2008, the trend of falling suicide rates started to reverse and self-harm among both men and women has also been rising.

Here's what happened when the lights went out in Motown
# Run-Down
From The42
# Run-Down

Here's what happened when the lights went out in Motown

May 17th 2014, 1:50 PM 6,263 Views 5 Comments

The Pontiac Silverdome has seen better days.

Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession
# Suicide Prevention
# Suicide Prevention

Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession

Mar 7th 2014, 10:25 PM 17,099 Views 48 Comments

That’s according to a report on suicide prevention that will be presented to the Dáil committee next week.

First rise in construction sector since 2007
# Construction
# Construction

First rise in construction sector since 2007

Oct 14th 2013, 9:37 AM 5,833 Views 23 Comments

The survey finds that employment stabilised in the Irish construction sector.

Italian crisis intensifies as rebels begin deserting Berlusconi
# Rome
# Rome

Italian crisis intensifies as rebels begin deserting Berlusconi

Oct 2nd 2013, 7:53 AM 3,526 Views 6 Comments

Members of his party are considering splitting from the former premier after he urged his ministers to pull out of the Government at the weekend.

Five years older and deeper in debt... So why don't the Irish protest more?
# 5 Years On
# 5 Years On

Five years older and deeper in debt... So why don't the Irish protest more?

Sep 29th 2013, 8:30 PM 19,886 Views 115 Comments

In the last few years, there’s been a noticeable decrease in the numbers taking to the streets to voice their anger. We asked the experts — why are the Irish so reluctant to protest?

12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era
# Celtictigernostalgia
From The Daily Edge
# Celtictigernostalgia

12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era

Sep 23rd 2013, 6:00 PM 37,348 Views 81 Comments

#celtictigernostalgia is trending on Twitter.

Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families
# Growing Up In Ireland
# Growing Up In Ireland

Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families

Sep 20th 2013, 12:01 AM 12,856 Views 42 Comments

The long-term study focusing on childhood found a significant increase in the number of parents going through financial problems between 2008 and 2011.

Two thirds of Irish householders have seen their income reduced in past year
# Survey
# Survey

Two thirds of Irish householders have seen their income reduced in past year

Sep 10th 2013, 10:04 AM 3,558 Views 15 Comments

A new survey from Friends Firsts shows 67 per cent have seen a reduction in income. Elsewhere, there’s an increase in the number of people in work investing in a pension.

Almost 1 in 2 men who took their own lives had worked in construction
# Suicide
# Suicide

Almost 1 in 2 men who took their own lives had worked in construction

Sep 5th 2013, 10:57 PM 9,057 Views 40 Comments

The cases were recorded over four years from around the start of the down-turn in September 2008.

Cutbacks force Architectural Archive to close for summer
# Architecture
# Architecture

Cutbacks force Architectural Archive to close for summer

Jun 15th 2013, 8:15 AM 4,624 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s ‘buildings record’ says it has to make its six staff temporarily redundant.

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign
# Cyprus
# Cyprus

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign

Feb 17th 2013, 2:12 PM 4,090 Views 0 Comments

The campaign was focused on rescuing the recession-hit EU member state from bankruptcy.

Merkel kicks off campaign, highlights economic strength
# Germany
# Germany

Merkel kicks off campaign, highlights economic strength

Jan 5th 2013, 2:42 PM 4,431 Views 17 Comments

The German Chancellor’s party faces a tough battle in the upcoming Lower Saxony state vote.

Companies 'fire their best workers during recessions'
# Hard Luck
# Hard Luck

Companies 'fire their best workers during recessions'

Nov 11th 2012, 8:30 AM 12,508 Views 17 Comments

High-skilled – but high wage-earners – are among those most likely to be let go, finds Columbia University research.

72 per cent of Irish CEOs see overseas markets as more significant
# Markets
# Markets

72 per cent of Irish CEOs see overseas markets as more significant

Oct 26th 2012, 2:04 PM 3,619 Views 14 Comments

A survey also showed that only 21 per cent of CEOs believe that Ireland will return to strong GDP growth in 2013.

Figures indicate European economy is "dropping back into recession"
# Recession
# Recession

Figures indicate European economy is "dropping back into recession"

Aug 23rd 2012, 1:11 PM 3,696 Views 16 Comments

A new report also shows contraction across the eurozone economy is filtering through to the labour market.

Another fine mess: fears grow for Bohs' future
# Financial Trouble
From The42
# Financial Trouble

Another fine mess: fears grow for Bohs' future

Nov 12th 2010, 4:59 PM 256 Views 0 Comments

Bohemians bosses make appeal for funds.