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# growth - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Analysis: Added line speed moves Leinster's defence in positive direction
# Systems
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# Systems

Analysis: Added line speed moves Leinster's defence in positive direction

May 28th 2014, 5:10 PM 9,821 Views 16 Comments

Using GIFs and screenshots, we examine how Matt O’Connor has gone about changing the Leinster ‘D’.

# growth - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Spotify hits 40 million users, but only 10 million pay for the service
# Growth
# Growth

Spotify hits 40 million users, but only 10 million pay for the service

May 21st 2014, 2:12 PM 8,684 Views 49 Comments

Spotify updated its figures to show its active users grew by 16 million since March 2013.

# growth - Sunday 18 May, 2014

How triathlon participation in Ireland grew by 120% in 5 years
# Interview
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# Interview

How triathlon participation in Ireland grew by 120% in 5 years

May 18th 2014, 10:05 AM 13,918 Views 35 Comments

Scott Graham tells us about the success of this increasingly popular activity and his hopes for its future.

# growth - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Euro growth slowdown sets alarm bells ringing
# Missed Target
# Missed Target

Euro growth slowdown sets alarm bells ringing

May 15th 2014, 3:10 PM 8,548 Views 40 Comments

Growth in the EU and the eurozone is underwhelming, the latest figures show.

# growth - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

All Blacks set to start November tour with trip to the US
# Global Game
From The42
# Global Game

All Blacks set to start November tour with trip to the US

May 13th 2014, 6:48 PM 4,809 Views 18 Comments

New Zealand will face the Eagles in Soldier Field, Chicago – home of the Bears in the NFL.

# growth - Friday 2 May, 2014

Unemployment down in eurozone but 18 million still jobless
# Crisis
# Crisis

Unemployment down in eurozone but 18 million still jobless

May 2nd 2014, 11:20 AM 5,471 Views 33 Comments

Greece is still the country faring the worst with an unemployment rate of 26.7 per cent.

# growth - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

WhatsApp CEO vows to keep things simple after hitting 500 million users mark
# Halfway Point
# Halfway Point

WhatsApp CEO vows to keep things simple after hitting 500 million users mark

Apr 23rd 2014, 11:31 AM 6,786 Views 8 Comments

The app now sees more than 700 million photos and 100 million videos shared through it every day as it aims to reach one billion users.

# growth - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Irish breast cancer research team reveal 'exciting' new research
# Treatment
# Treatment

Irish breast cancer research team reveal 'exciting' new research

Apr 15th 2014, 11:12 AM 10,446 Views 4 Comments

Breast Predict was founded six months ago, and has already revealed some exciting findings.

Poll: Is it time to ease off on austerity?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it time to ease off on austerity?

Apr 15th 2014, 8:45 AM 9,466 Views 100 Comments

Goodbody stockbrokers says it’s not but last week the ESRI said we could avoid budget cuts if growth continues. What do you think?

# growth - 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 7,064 Views 73 Comments

*If economic growth stays strong.

# growth - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Whatsapp experiences busiest day as it handled 64 billion messages in 24 hours
# Busy Network
# Busy Network

Whatsapp experiences busiest day as it handled 64 billion messages in 24 hours

Apr 2nd 2014, 11:04 AM 13,453 Views 22 Comments

More than 20 billion messages were sent and 44 billion messages were received through the app in the space of 24 hours.

Domino's Irish sales are topping 2013
# Upper Crust
# Upper Crust

Domino's Irish sales are topping 2013

Apr 2nd 2014, 10:27 AM 8,038 Views 47 Comments

E-commerce and mobile deliver a strong showing for pizza company.

# growth - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Netflix finishes the year strong as total membership grows to 44 million
# Streaming
# Streaming

Netflix finishes the year strong as total membership grows to 44 million

Jan 22nd 2014, 10:40 PM 8,222 Views 48 Comments

The streaming service, which is planning a major expansion across Europe this year, sees 93 per cent of its members pay for it.

# growth - Friday 3 January, 2014

'Highest level of job creation' through IDA in over a decade
# TBSCITWIWTDB
# TBSCITWIWTDB

'Highest level of job creation' through IDA in over a decade

Jan 3rd 2014, 10:59 AM 9,042 Views 75 Comments

However, the target of placing half of these new jobs outside Dublin and Cork was not met.

# growth - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Damien Kiberd: Drop the goody-two-shoes approach to economic policy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Damien Kiberd: Drop the goody-two-shoes approach to economic policy

Dec 22nd 2013, 8:30 AM 54 Views 49 Comments

Job figure increases are welcome – but Government needs to be bolshy to grab the three things it needs for proper growth.

# growth - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

'The Irish economy has turned the corner' - ESRI
# Positive Outlook
# Positive Outlook

'The Irish economy has turned the corner' - ESRI

Dec 18th 2013, 8:16 AM 8,613 Views 103 Comments

The ESRI are predicted strong GNP growth and unemployment falls next year, driven by improving domestic demand.

# growth - Monday 16 December, 2013

# growth - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Noonan on Budget 2014: ‘You’ll be astounded at all the good news I’ll be announcing’
# Fine Gael Conference
# Fine Gael Conference

Noonan on Budget 2014: ‘You’ll be astounded at all the good news I’ll be announcing’

Oct 12th 2013, 1:10 PM 18,887 Views 144 Comments

The Finance Minister has told delegates at the Fine Gael national conference that the Budget on Tuesday is going to “reasonably tough”.

# growth - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Rise in employment signals 2 per cent growth in Irish economy
# Growth
# Growth

Rise in employment signals 2 per cent growth in Irish economy

Oct 9th 2013, 12:01 AM 6,718 Views 47 Comments

Growth next year will depend on what happens outside Ireland, according to the ESRI.

# growth - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Scaling back on fiscal adjustment is risky, says Central Bank
# Risky
# Risky

Scaling back on fiscal adjustment is risky, says Central Bank

Oct 2nd 2013, 12:30 PM 2,428 Views 13 Comments

The Central Bank has downgraded Ireland’s growth forecast for this year stating Ireland’s recovery will be a “gradual” one.

# growth - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Ex-IMF mission chief: 'Ireland needs a new jolt of growth'
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Ex-IMF mission chief: 'Ireland needs a new jolt of growth'

Sep 25th 2013, 9:08 AM 5,108 Views 52 Comments

Ashoka Mody has spoken out against austerity once again ahead of the October budget.

# growth - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Multinational companies are not here just for tax breaks — Burton
# EU Probe
# EU Probe

Multinational companies are not here just for tax breaks — Burton

Sep 12th 2013, 3:30 PM 4,642 Views 38 Comments

Minister Joan Burton said that while Ireland’s tax rates are favourable, the companies still employ large numbers of people.

# growth - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Pension fund values see growth of 11 per cent
# Pensions
# Pensions

Pension fund values see growth of 11 per cent

Sep 3rd 2013, 10:53 AM 4,095 Views 13 Comments

The growth comes despite the government levy on savings which took almost €500 million last year.

# growth - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Crumlin Hospital says it mistakenly told 18 families their children may have been infected
# Bug
# Bug

Crumlin Hospital says it mistakenly told 18 families their children may have been infected

Jul 25th 2013, 1:02 PM 6,313 Views 8 Comments

However the children’s hospital now says there’s a new group of seven children who may have been contaminated with a bug.

# growth - Sunday 21 July, 2013

'Moving away from austerity is the sensible action' - former IMF mission chief
# Austerity
# Austerity

'Moving away from austerity is the sensible action' - former IMF mission chief

Jul 21st 2013, 2:31 PM 6,730 Views 32 Comments

Ireland needs growth and Ashoka Mody believes the only way to get it is to pull back on the “severe commitment to austerity”.

# growth - Friday 28 June, 2013

Varadkar admits property tax has contributed to Ireland's return to recession
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Varadkar admits property tax has contributed to Ireland's return to recession

Jun 28th 2013, 9:04 AM 18,726 Views 134 Comments

Leo Varadkar was responding to economic growth figures released yesterday.

# growth - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Merkel tells young people with no jobs that they might have to move
# Pack Your Bags
# Pack Your Bags

Merkel tells young people with no jobs that they might have to move

Jun 15th 2013, 3:14 PM 16,898 Views 76 Comments

Merkel said there will have to be more mobility if the youth unemployment figures are to be reduced.

# growth - Friday 12 April, 2013

Gilmore hits out at 'relentless criticism from the commentariat'
# Labour
# Labour

Gilmore hits out at 'relentless criticism from the commentariat'

Apr 12th 2013, 8:27 PM 10,010 Views 150 Comments

In an email to party members this evening the Labour leader insists that his party has helped bring Ireland from “a state of economic chaos to stability.”

# growth - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

ESB International announces €30 million contract win in Turkey
# ESB
# ESB

ESB International announces €30 million contract win in Turkey

Apr 10th 2013, 10:43 AM 6,281 Views 23 Comments

Details of the contract win will be announced at an event in Istanbul attended by the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore.

# growth - Thursday 21 March, 2013

CSO figures indicate economic growth of 0.9 per cent in 2012
# Growth
# Growth

CSO figures indicate economic growth of 0.9 per cent in 2012

Mar 21st 2013, 4:17 PM 3,874 Views 31 Comments

The fourth quarter of last year showed almost no change in GDP compared with 2011 while GNP declined by 0.8 per cent in Q4.

# growth - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

New research shows brain tumours can be killed with anti-nausea drug
# Cancer
# Cancer

New research shows brain tumours can be killed with anti-nausea drug

Mar 19th 2013, 8:45 PM 12,429 Views 7 Comments

The drug is currently being used to help patients recovering from the side effects of chemotherapy.

# growth - Friday 15 March, 2013

Eurozone finance ministers consider Cyprus bailout
# European Union
# European Union

Eurozone finance ministers consider Cyprus bailout

Mar 15th 2013, 9:02 AM 3,316 Views 18 Comments

The meeting of finance ministers will follow day two of a summit by EU leaders which will focus on the Syrian crisis.

# growth - 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 7,011 Views 14 Comments

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

# growth - Friday 1 February, 2013

Interview: 'People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now' - Nick Webb
# Opinion
# Opinion

Interview: 'People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now' - Nick Webb

Feb 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 71 Views 84 Comments

Do our politicians have it in them to say no more, asks writer and journalist, Nick Webb, who gives his ideas on what should be top of the politician’s to-do list.

# growth - Thursday 31 January, 2013

ESRI predicts economic growth and fall in unemployment in 2013
# Growth
# Growth

ESRI predicts economic growth and fall in unemployment in 2013

Jan 31st 2013, 9:45 AM 3,337 Views 58 Comments

The ESRI said the driving force behind the reduction in unemployment is ongoing net emigration.

# growth - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

French minister says the country is "totally bankrupt"
# Bankrupt
# Bankrupt

French minister says the country is "totally bankrupt"

Jan 29th 2013, 2:10 PM 11,222 Views 55 Comments

The minister said reducing the country’s deficit was fundamental for the economy, enterprise and jobs.

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 4,247 Views 17 Comments

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

# growth - Monday 14 January, 2013

IAA: 2013 another "tough year" for Irish aviation industry
# Air Traffic
# Air Traffic

IAA: 2013 another "tough year" for Irish aviation industry

Jan 14th 2013, 3:53 PM 4,559 Views 4 Comments

However, Irish air traffic has returned to ‘modest growth’ in 2012, and there are signs that a more consistent growth will emerge, said the Irish Aviation Authority.

# growth - Monday 17 December, 2012

Stability, jobs and growth: Ireland's EU Presidency motto
# Eu Presidency
# Eu Presidency

Stability, jobs and growth: Ireland's EU Presidency motto

Dec 17th 2012, 2:11 PM 4,589 Views 77 Comments

A deal on bank debt is one of the top priorities, the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said today.