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# forecast - Thursday 9 April, 2015

That's it for the sunshine ... at least until next week
# The Forecast
# The Forecast

That's it for the sunshine ... at least until next week

Apr 9th 2015, 4:08 PM 20,043 Views 14 Comments

:-/

# forecast - Monday 22 December, 2014

Ireland's economy grew 'spectacularly' this year
# Euro
# Euro

Ireland's economy grew 'spectacularly' this year

Dec 22nd 2014, 10:20 AM 12,049 Views 34 Comments

Ibec believes the economy grew by 5.7%.

# forecast - Monday 15 December, 2014

Why you don't need to worry about an Arctic storm this winter
# It's Mild
# It's Mild

Why you don't need to worry about an Arctic storm this winter

Dec 15th 2014, 10:31 AM 22,678 Views 46 Comments

Ireland is set for the mildest run-ups to Christmas it has had for quite a while.

# forecast - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Break out the swimming togs, it'll hit 22 degrees again today
# Still Summer
# Still Summer

Break out the swimming togs, it'll hit 22 degrees again today

Sep 4th 2014, 7:45 AM 13,582 Views 14 Comments

There might a few light showers in some places but it’s going to be very warm.

# forecast - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

No more austerity needed to hit Budget target, says Goodbody - and we could even cut income tax
# Here Come The Good Times
# Here Come The Good Times

No more austerity needed to hit Budget target, says Goodbody - and we could even cut income tax

Aug 20th 2014, 8:11 AM 11,466 Views 63 Comments

The latest quarterly report from Goodbody Stockbrokers has some positive points on the Irish economy.

# forecast - Monday 18 August, 2014

It'll feel a bit nippy this week as temperatures fall back
# BURRRRR
# BURRRRR

It'll feel a bit nippy this week as temperatures fall back

Aug 18th 2014, 11:04 AM 17,686 Views 38 Comments

Gone are the days of the high twenties…

# forecast - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Good news: Unemployment rate predicted to fall to 9.8% in 2015
# Jobs
# Jobs

Good news: Unemployment rate predicted to fall to 9.8% in 2015

Aug 7th 2014, 7:15 AM 8,512 Views 48 Comments

The ESRI predict that unemployment will fall to 9.8% next year.

# forecast - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Batten down the hatches (for now): Orange warning remains in place for Leinster
# Splash
# Splash

Batten down the hatches (for now): Orange warning remains in place for Leinster

Aug 2nd 2014, 7:09 PM 28,317 Views 50 Comments

Tipperary, Waterford, you’re not off the hook either.

# forecast - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Mario Kart 8 wasn't enough to save Nintendo from a €72 million loss
# Hard Times
# Hard Times

Mario Kart 8 wasn't enough to save Nintendo from a €72 million loss

Jul 30th 2014, 1:39 PM 8,321 Views 26 Comments

Despite the popularity of the latest instalment of Mario Kart, Nintendo suffered a net loss of €72.3 million in the latest quarter.

# forecast - Monday 28 July, 2014

Central Bank revises GDP forecast upwards
# Looking Up
# Looking Up

Central Bank revises GDP forecast upwards

Jul 28th 2014, 11:58 AM 4,549 Views 18 Comments

They also revised upwards last year’s figures.

# forecast - Monday 7 July, 2014

IMF: Politicians should take advantage of 'favourable' financial market conditions
# Forecast
# Forecast

IMF: Politicians should take advantage of 'favourable' financial market conditions

Jul 7th 2014, 9:07 AM 4,206 Views 10 Comments

The International Monetary Fund is to give its official global economic forecasts in two weeks.

# forecast - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

It's going to be so hot today that Met Éireann has issued a weather warning
# Scorchio
# Scorchio

It's going to be so hot today that Met Éireann has issued a weather warning

Jun 18th 2014, 8:25 AM 28,133 Views 77 Comments

This is not a drill. It is officially summer.

# forecast - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

No rain today, thanks: Weather set to hit 24 degrees in mini-heatwave
# Hot In Herrrrrre
# Hot In Herrrrrre

No rain today, thanks: Weather set to hit 24 degrees in mini-heatwave

Jun 17th 2014, 8:51 AM 10,853 Views 20 Comments

*Swelters*

# forecast - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Highs of 20 degrees today, time to ask your boss if you can work outdoors!
# Sunny Times
# Sunny Times

Highs of 20 degrees today, time to ask your boss if you can work outdoors!

Jun 11th 2014, 8:52 AM 10,435 Views 24 Comments

Thunderstorms are so yesterday.

# forecast - Friday 30 May, 2014

Sunburn index is high today (as long as you get sun)
# Irish Summer
# Irish Summer

Sunburn index is high today (as long as you get sun)

May 30th 2014, 9:46 AM 9,727 Views 18 Comments

Tomorrow looks set to have the best of the weather if you’re trying to make plans.

# forecast - Friday 23 May, 2014

Donal Óg, Brendan Cummins and Cyril Farrell look into the 2014 hurling crystal ball
# Forecast
From The42
# Forecast

Donal Óg, Brendan Cummins and Cyril Farrell look into the 2014 hurling crystal ball

May 23rd 2014, 8:00 PM 5,564 Views 0 Comments

The Sunday Game panellists on how they reckon the 2014 hurling season will play out.

# forecast - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Sony braces itself for major losses by slashing profit estimates
# Pressure
# Pressure

Sony braces itself for major losses by slashing profit estimates

May 1st 2014, 11:33 AM 5,847 Views 12 Comments

The electronics giant has slashed its expected income from €563 million to €183 million, a 67.5 per cent decrease, after disc market shrinks faster than expected

# forecast - Friday 11 April, 2014

€2 billion budget cuts can be avoided* says ESRI
# Optimism
# Optimism

€2 billion budget cuts can be avoided* says ESRI

Apr 11th 2014, 8:09 AM 7,053 Views 73 Comments

*If economic growth stays strong.

Unemployment rate should fall to 10 per cent of labour force in 2015, predicts ESRI
# Can Only Get Better
# Can Only Get Better

Unemployment rate should fall to 10 per cent of labour force in 2015, predicts ESRI

Apr 11th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,220 Views 30 Comments

The ESRI forecast that the government borrowing in 2015 is likely to come in below the target of 3 per cent of GDP.

# forecast - Monday 7 April, 2014

"Ireland is on the way back" - businesses are bullish about the economy right now
# Forecast
# Forecast

"Ireland is on the way back" - businesses are bullish about the economy right now

Apr 7th 2014, 6:30 AM 9,709 Views 69 Comments

Business group IBEC says the recovery is not just well under way, but is gaining momentum.

# forecast - Monday 31 March, 2014

Temps set to rise a little this week... but don't break out the BBQ just yet
# Weatherwatch
# Weatherwatch

Temps set to rise a little this week... but don't break out the BBQ just yet

Mar 31st 2014, 12:20 PM 16,242 Views 15 Comments

Plus, there may be more of the sand making an appearance.

# forecast - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Crystal Ball Gazing - Who's going to win the Premier League this season?
# Forecast
From The42
# Forecast

Crystal Ball Gazing - Who's going to win the Premier League this season?

Mar 29th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,360 Views 13 Comments

Our writers figure out who will be crowned champions – Chelsea, Liverpool or Manchester City?

# forecast - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Did you spot this weather blooper on RTÉ news?
# Frosty Reception
From The Daily Edge
# Frosty Reception

Did you spot this weather blooper on RTÉ news?

Mar 25th 2014, 4:58 PM 9,365 Views 3 Comments

Forecaster Siobhán Ryan handled it like the pro she is.

# forecast - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Morgan Kelly warns SMEs could ‘go under’ taking a big chunk of the Irish economy
# Forecast
# Forecast

Morgan Kelly warns SMEs could ‘go under’ taking a big chunk of the Irish economy

Mar 9th 2014, 8:05 PM 30,885 Views 94 Comments

Kelly said there is going to be a lot of SMEs cleared out ‘in one go’ following ECB stress tests.

# forecast - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Stormageddon: Ok folks, you know the drill by now…
# What The Fliuch
# What The Fliuch

Stormageddon: Ok folks, you know the drill by now…

Feb 8th 2014, 9:32 AM 17,260 Views 34 Comments

Parts of Ireland will be battered by Atlantic storms today. Sorry.

# forecast - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

How is the Six Nations shaping up after the November Tests?
# Forecast
From The42
# Forecast

How is the Six Nations shaping up after the November Tests?

Nov 26th 2013, 7:00 AM 5,651 Views 24 Comments

Ireland showed their credentials this month, but Wales, England and France will fancy their chances.

# forecast - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Met Eireann to help in emergencies where hazardous material is put into the atmosphere
# Weather Patterns
# Weather Patterns

Met Eireann to help in emergencies where hazardous material is put into the atmosphere

Oct 27th 2013, 4:02 PM 15,835 Views 22 Comments

The service will aid agencies forecast the spread of radiation and other hazardous materials.

# forecast - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Australian military investigates whether it is to blame for bushfire
# New South Wales
# New South Wales

Australian military investigates whether it is to blame for bushfire

Oct 19th 2013, 10:31 AM 10,537 Views 18 Comments

Around 80 fires are burning across New South Wales, with about 20 of them uncontained.

# forecast - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Even the weather has the post-Budget blues
# Go Away Rain
# Go Away Rain

Even the weather has the post-Budget blues

Oct 16th 2013, 8:03 AM 10,602 Views 29 Comments

So much rain.

# forecast - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Exports to lead "solid and sustainable" growth - forecast
# Economy
# Economy

Exports to lead "solid and sustainable" growth - forecast

Oct 8th 2013, 11:23 AM 2,466 Views 12 Comments

A growth in trading with China, Mexico and Argentina will be among the keys to the country’s economic recovery, says a new forecast.

# forecast - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Consumer confidence is up, but disposable income is down, says report
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Consumer confidence is up, but disposable income is down, says report

Aug 14th 2013, 8:45 PM 5,388 Views 30 Comments

Credit card debt is in decline, property transactions on the increase but new car sales continue to struggle.

# forecast - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Mediterranean conditions to last up to weekend (but it will stay sunny after that too!)
# Scorchio
# Scorchio

Mediterranean conditions to last up to weekend (but it will stay sunny after that too!)

Jul 11th 2013, 9:31 AM 22,677 Views 26 Comments

There’ll be a bit of a drop off after tomorrow, but we’ll still be firmly in Irish “good summer” territory…

# forecast - Friday 3 May, 2013

Brussels report says Irish economy will grow slightly less than govt forecast
# Rain On The Parade
# Rain On The Parade

Brussels report says Irish economy will grow slightly less than govt forecast

May 3rd 2013, 11:13 AM 4,932 Views 36 Comments

Dublin said 1.5 per cent growth in the Budget, and 1.3 per cent last week… but the European Commission says 1.1 per cent.

# forecast - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

China to become top export destination for Ireland
# Exports
# Exports

China to become top export destination for Ireland

Feb 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,989 Views 14 Comments

It is expected the UK, USA and Germany will remain the top three destinations but countries

# forecast - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Central Bank revises downward forecast for economic recovery
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Central Bank revises downward forecast for economic recovery

Jan 29th 2013, 1:09 PM 4,243 Views 17 Comments

Public sector employment is expected to fall this year but should be slightly outweighed by renewed expansion in private sector hiring.

# forecast - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Wrap up warm: Snow hits part of the country
# Sneachta
# Sneachta

Wrap up warm: Snow hits part of the country

Jan 13th 2013, 1:51 PM 34,133 Views 43 Comments

There’s been a few flurries across parts of Dublin, Meath and Kildare – and it’s going to get as cold as -2 tonight.

# forecast - Friday 28 December, 2012

1982: Government was warned of pro-life amendment's clash with ECHR
# Forecast
# Forecast

1982: Government was warned of pro-life amendment's clash with ECHR

Dec 28th 2012, 8:45 AM 6,186 Views 30 Comments

A Government department predicted both an ECHR defeat and a Supreme Court ruling allowing a constitutional right to abortion – years before each ever happened.

# forecast - Friday 23 November, 2012

Battle of the Rossies as Brigid's meet Ballaghaderreen in Connacht final
# Forecast
From The42
# Forecast

Battle of the Rossies as Brigid's meet Ballaghaderreen in Connacht final

Nov 23rd 2012, 9:30 AM 1,652 Views 3 Comments

Here’s your guide to Sunday’s unique club decider in the western province as county border lines are blurred.

# forecast - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Rain now...cold later: winter to bed in at weekend
# Weather
# Weather

Rain now...cold later: winter to bed in at weekend

Nov 22nd 2012, 7:55 AM 17,101 Views 26 Comments

The weather can’t make up its mind.

# forecast - Sunday 11 November, 2012

IBRC CEO paid €600,000 + in allowances over three years
# Ibrc
# Ibrc

IBRC CEO paid €600,000 + in allowances over three years

Nov 11th 2012, 12:53 PM 5,571 Views 53 Comments

Alan Dukes of IBRC told Minister Michael Noonan that staff pay cuts at the bank were not pursued partly because of the difficulty in retaining and attracting staff.