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# expensive - This year 2022

Survey places Dublin among most expensive cities for international workers
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Survey places Dublin among most expensive cities for international workers

Jun 29th 2022, 10:19 AM 14,993 Views 16 Comments

Mercer’s 2022 Cost of Living Survey launched ranked Hong Kong as the most expensive city for expatriates.

# expensive - All time

Dublin ranked as one of the most expensive places to live in Europe
# Money Money
# Money Money

Dublin ranked as one of the most expensive places to live in Europe

Jun 9th 2020, 8:29 AM 63,045 Views 107 Comments

A new cost of living survey has placed Dublin 46th in the world.

'We couldn't afford him' - Klopp hints that Liverpool wanted Coutinho back
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

'We couldn't afford him' - Klopp hints that Liverpool wanted Coutinho back

Aug 20th 2019, 12:40 AM 11,098 Views 4 Comments

The Reds boss has suggested insufficient funds prevented the club from bringing the player back to Merseyside.

Barcelona defender's new contract has a €500 million buyout clause
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

Barcelona defender's new contract has a €500 million buyout clause

Jun 4th 2018, 6:14 PM 12,956 Views 7 Comments

France defender Samuel Umtiti has agreed a deal to stay at the club until 2023.

Calls for Revenue to scrap 1890 number as some mobile networks charging 'out of bundle' prices
# Expensive
# Expensive

Calls for Revenue to scrap 1890 number as some mobile networks charging 'out of bundle' prices

May 20th 2018, 7:00 AM 25,639 Views 32 Comments

‘People often assume that it is a free telephone service until their credit runs out or when they receive their bill at the end of the month.’

Polish official says Germany could owe Poland €690 billion for World War II damages
# Expensive
# Expensive

Polish official says Germany could owe Poland €690 billion for World War II damages

Mar 2nd 2018, 3:31 PM 32,803 Views 95 Comments

To date, Poland has not made an official demand.

Bottle deposit scheme on the way for Scotland, but Irish government says it's still too expensive
# Recycling
# Recycling

Bottle deposit scheme on the way for Scotland, but Irish government says it's still too expensive

Sep 11th 2017, 6:15 AM 16,615 Views 61 Comments

Despite calls from the Green Party to introduce such a plan, the minister is not budging.

'Horror stories' about Irish rents are turning foreign tech workers off in their droves
# Expensive
# Expensive

'Horror stories' about Irish rents are turning foreign tech workers off in their droves

Aug 13th 2017, 5:00 PM 57,865 Views 97 Comments

There has been a big increase in candidates turning down job offers, one recruiter says.

Cards Against Humanity released a 'For Her' version - which is the exact same as the original but more expensive
# Pink Tax
From The Daily Edge
# Pink Tax

Cards Against Humanity released a 'For Her' version - which is the exact same as the original but more expensive

Jul 12th 2017, 8:36 AM 4,886 Views 11 Comments

Satire for a good cause.

Dublin is the 66th most expensive city in the world for expats
# Fare City
# Fare City

Dublin is the 66th most expensive city in the world for expats

Jun 21st 2017, 8:36 AM 11,052 Views 25 Comments

Angolan capital Luanda has taken top spot from Hong Kong, with New York in 9th place and London in 30th.

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a rip-off?

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a rip-off?

Jun 16th 2017, 8:42 AM 40,600 Views 183 Comments

An EU-wide survey found we are the most expensive nation in Europe when it comes to alcohol and cigarettes.

Dublin is almost as expensive for workers to live in as London
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Dublin is almost as expensive for workers to live in as London

Mar 25th 2017, 8:00 AM 16,720 Views 28 Comments

The weaker pound has made the British capital much cheaper against its international peers.

Motorists paying an extra €250 per year over spiralling insurance costs
# Premiums
# Premiums

Motorists paying an extra €250 per year over spiralling insurance costs

Sep 5th 2016, 7:39 AM 15,125 Views 68 Comments

Insurance premiums are wiping out any savings motorists are making from low fuel prices.

Dublin has become one of the world’s most expensive cities but is still ‘good value’
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Dublin has become one of the world’s most expensive cities but is still ‘good value’

Aug 5th 2016, 12:27 PM 21,811 Views 41 Comments

So says property group Savills which puts housing and office expenses in the capital at less than half those for London.

Ireland has the highest alcohol prices in the EU (almost double the average)
# Survey
# Survey

Ireland has the highest alcohol prices in the EU (almost double the average)

Jun 15th 2016, 9:04 PM 35,945 Views 138 Comments

It’s also the second most expensive country for tobacco.

14 signs that Dublin needs to cop the f**k on
# Cop On
From The Daily Edge
# Cop On

14 signs that Dublin needs to cop the f**k on

May 18th 2016, 1:29 PM 20,712 Views 10 Comments

Stop it now, Dublin.

No surprises here: Dublin is Europe's eighth most expensive city
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

No surprises here: Dublin is Europe's eighth most expensive city

May 8th 2016, 7:00 AM 31,461 Views 53 Comments

Cost of living in Dublin is around twice that of Athens or Lisbon.

Check out One Hyde Park - London's most exclusive rental property
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Check out One Hyde Park - London's most exclusive rental property

Apr 30th 2016, 6:00 PM 33,272 Views 32 Comments

The luxury London rental pile boasts some insanely luxurious amenities – such as a private cinema, pool, spa, and golfing area.

A box of Kellogg's cereal has been spotted on sale for €13 in Dublin
# Ah Here
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Here

A box of Kellogg's cereal has been spotted on sale for €13 in Dublin

Apr 19th 2016, 8:05 PM 10,553 Views 3 Comments

We are through the looking glass now, people.

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment
# Living In A Box
# Living In A Box

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment

Apr 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 52,057 Views 57 Comments

If you think the rents in Dublin are crazy, you should see what they’re like in San Francisco, California…

These are the five most expensive Airbnb rentals for New Year's Eve
# All The Money
# All The Money

These are the five most expensive Airbnb rentals for New Year's Eve

Dec 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 21,150 Views 4 Comments

The top range from €3,524 to €5,277 a night.

Denis O'Brien is to purchase a €2.5 million painting and donate it to the state
# Philanthropist
# Philanthropist

Denis O'Brien is to purchase a €2.5 million painting and donate it to the state

Nov 18th 2015, 4:13 PM 16,836 Views 113 Comments

The painting is part of the Russborough House collection which has been the subject of much controversy over the last six months.

Manchester United overpaid for Anthony Martial by a whopping €28 million
# Price Tag
From The42
# Price Tag

Manchester United overpaid for Anthony Martial by a whopping €28 million

Sep 8th 2015, 11:36 AM 13,449 Views 14 Comments

According to the CIES Football Observatory that is.

Here's what it's like inside the fanciest hotel in Ireland
# So Fancy
# So Fancy

Here's what it's like inside the fanciest hotel in Ireland

Sep 2nd 2015, 6:47 PM 36,806 Views 23 Comments

Kim and Kanye stayed there, but what’s Ballyfin like?

Care home refused to call fire brigade following alarm as it would have cost too much
# Too Hot To Handle
# Too Hot To Handle

Care home refused to call fire brigade following alarm as it would have cost too much

Aug 26th 2015, 1:09 PM 21,043 Views 31 Comments

The Richmond House care home in Monkstown, south Dublin, was found to be negligent in several ways following a HIQA inspection in June.

Rickshaw driver attempts to charge family €290 for 10-minute ride
# Bad Form
# Bad Form

Rickshaw driver attempts to charge family €290 for 10-minute ride

Jul 23rd 2015, 9:34 PM 68,804 Views 54 Comments

Thankfully, police arrived at the scene while the incident was ongoing.

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Jul 23rd 2015, 5:33 PM 2,862 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250k up to €1 million.

What else could I get for the... €2.1 million pricetag on this waterside getaway in Dublin?
# Around The Country
# Around The Country

What else could I get for the... €2.1 million pricetag on this waterside getaway in Dublin?

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:33 AM 5,619 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what €2.1 million would get you around the rest of the country.

So what's the most expensive city to live in if you're an expat?
# Cities Of Gold
# Cities Of Gold

So what's the most expensive city to live in if you're an expat?

Jun 17th 2015, 12:41 PM 20,263 Views 13 Comments

It’s not Dublin would you believe.

Irish electricity is still ridiculously expensive...
# Turn Off The Lights
# Turn Off The Lights

Irish electricity is still ridiculously expensive...

May 31st 2015, 7:30 PM 22,487 Views 83 Comments

But why? We pay the third highest tariffs in the EU, behind only Germany and Denmark.

This week’s vital property news: The price of land in Dublin and Rory McIlroy's house for sale
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

This week’s vital property news: The price of land in Dublin and Rory McIlroy's house for sale

May 28th 2015, 5:17 PM 3,670 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

11 minutes of madness: Sale of Picasso painting sets world record
# I'll Take Two
# I'll Take Two

11 minutes of madness: Sale of Picasso painting sets world record

May 12th 2015, 7:26 AM 15,350 Views 36 Comments

It took eleven minutes before a winner emerged.

Like surfing? Like wearing a sharp suit? Now you can do both at the same time
# Lookin' Slick
# Lookin' Slick

Like surfing? Like wearing a sharp suit? Now you can do both at the same time

Apr 27th 2015, 3:30 PM 14,905 Views 11 Comments

When business and surfing collide…

Five properties to view this weekend... over €500,000
# Viewing Advised
# Viewing Advised

Five properties to view this weekend... over €500,000

Mar 5th 2015, 6:31 PM 7,842 Views 2 Comments

Here are 5 of the best properties over half a mill that you can view this weekend.

Billionaire's soon-to-be ex-wife requests $1 million per month child support
# High Maintenance
# High Maintenance

Billionaire's soon-to-be ex-wife requests $1 million per month child support

Feb 24th 2015, 2:23 PM 40,341 Views 92 Comments

The expenses include $6,800 a month in groceries.

Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering relatives
# End Of Search
# End Of Search

Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering relatives

Jan 29th 2015, 10:40 PM 20,932 Views 32 Comments

Authorities earlier declared the flight to have been an accident.

Manchester United will spend almost €500 million in total on Shaw, Di Maria and Mata
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

Manchester United will spend almost €500 million in total on Shaw, Di Maria and Mata

Dec 17th 2014, 1:56 PM 8,684 Views 5 Comments

Luis Suarez’s move to Barcelona could amount to over €250 million.

People are really split on that awkward Channel 4 cereal cafe interview
# Cereal Killer
From The Daily Edge
# Cereal Killer

People are really split on that awkward Channel 4 cereal cafe interview

Dec 11th 2014, 9:19 AM 9,891 Views 19 Comments

Channel 4 had questions about poverty in the area.

Sol Campbell thinks the Arsenal 'Invincibles' squad would cost over £1 billion today
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

Sol Campbell thinks the Arsenal 'Invincibles' squad would cost over £1 billion today

Oct 26th 2014, 12:07 AM 8,366 Views 17 Comments

The former Gunners defender believes the 2004 team would be better than any current team.

RTÉ is switching off Longwave 252 but don't worry, most listeners won't be affected
# Switch Over
# Switch Over

RTÉ is switching off Longwave 252 but don't worry, most listeners won't be affected

Sep 24th 2014, 8:21 AM 13,968 Views 37 Comments

The service is “very expensive” and is “unsustainable” in terms of the RTÉ’s current financial position.

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