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# increase - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Getting a taxi today? It'll cost you more than usual
# Going Up
# Going Up

Getting a taxi today? It'll cost you more than usual

Apr 30th 2015, 7:42 AM 17,628 Views 49 Comments

The fare hike comes just one day a head of strike action by bus drivers.

# increase - Monday 23 March, 2015

Mother and three children forced to take damp two-bed flat with sewage issues
# Distress
# Distress

Mother and three children forced to take damp two-bed flat with sewage issues

Mar 23rd 2015, 5:32 PM 20,711 Views 52 Comments

The family took the flat to avoid emergency accommodation.

# increase - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Dublin IS NOT the most expensive place for a hotel stay in Ireland
# How's That Now?
# How's That Now?

Dublin IS NOT the most expensive place for a hotel stay in Ireland

Mar 3rd 2015, 10:17 AM 14,642 Views 24 Comments

Surprisingly, Killarney in Co Kerry is.

# increase - Monday 23 February, 2015

Increase in the number of men in their 20s and 30s with eating disorders
# Awareness
# Awareness

Increase in the number of men in their 20s and 30s with eating disorders

Feb 23rd 2015, 5:30 PM 14,613 Views 23 Comments

Eating Disorder Awareness Week starts today.

# increase - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Are fixer-uppers worth the bother?
# Rising Value?
# Rising Value?

Are fixer-uppers worth the bother?

Jan 22nd 2015, 6:39 PM 4,673 Views 1 Comment

Getting the house that needs refurbishing can seem like a good way to get a bargain. But does the market reflect that?

# increase - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Irish consumers had their best Christmas for seven years
# Hey Big Spender
# Hey Big Spender

Irish consumers had their best Christmas for seven years

Jan 8th 2015, 2:08 PM 9,447 Views 27 Comments

New figures today also show an increase of 6.4% in retail sales over the course of the year.

# increase - Monday 8 December, 2014

Construction work was on the up again last month (and firms are hiring)
# Optimism
# Optimism

Construction work was on the up again last month (and firms are hiring)

Dec 8th 2014, 9:20 AM 5,900 Views 11 Comments

Some firms hired new staff to prepare for further growth in work.

# increase - Monday 27 October, 2014

More and more people are using the train to get around the country
# Choo Choo
# Choo Choo

More and more people are using the train to get around the country

Oct 27th 2014, 7:30 AM 23,066 Views 23 Comments

It comes despite strike action during two days of the summer.

# increase - Sunday 12 October, 2014

More people at risk of losing their family home are seeking advice
# Pressure
# Pressure

More people at risk of losing their family home are seeking advice

Oct 12th 2014, 5:22 PM 7,292 Views 5 Comments

3,588 people had sought advice from Focus Ireland in the first eight months of this year.

# increase - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Nurses and midwives hit out at 50% hike in registration fee
# Tensions
# Tensions

Nurses and midwives hit out at 50% hike in registration fee

Oct 2nd 2014, 5:19 PM 16,210 Views 42 Comments

The rise in the fee is related to costs incurred through the implementation of the Nurses and Midwifes’ Act of 2011.

# increase - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

We're saving more - but say the government isn't encouraging us
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

We're saving more - but say the government isn't encouraging us

Aug 13th 2014, 9:57 AM 6,131 Views 22 Comments

The proportion of people saving regularly increased to 41% from 35% last month, says the Savings Index.

Revenue want homeowners to justify property tax valuation if house value has increased
# Prove It
# Prove It

Revenue want homeowners to justify property tax valuation if house value has increased

Aug 13th 2014, 9:30 AM 15,114 Views 67 Comments

The 2013 valuation will have to be justified if the value of the home has increased by over 15%.

# increase - Friday 8 August, 2014

Number of patients admitted on trolleys up 187% in some hospitals
# Overcrowded
# Overcrowded

Number of patients admitted on trolleys up 187% in some hospitals

Aug 8th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,869 Views 12 Comments

Five hospitals increased by between 75% to 187% in comparison to the same period last year.

# increase - Friday 1 August, 2014

Good news for Cork Port as turnover increases by 6%
# Cruisin' High
# Cruisin' High

Good news for Cork Port as turnover increases by 6%

Aug 1st 2014, 11:40 AM 6,267 Views 15 Comments

A total of 62 cruise ships, 122,500 passengers and Ireland’s yearly supply of bananas arrived in the port in 2013.

# increase - Monday 21 July, 2014

Sending a letter? It costs more from today
# Increase
# Increase

Sending a letter? It costs more from today

Jul 21st 2014, 9:14 PM 23,045 Views 57 Comments

A stamp is now 68 cent.

# increase - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Irish Rail numbers are up for the first time in years and One Direction helped make it happen
# Choo Choo
# Choo Choo

Irish Rail numbers are up for the first time in years and One Direction helped make it happen

Jul 8th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,600 Views 14 Comments

Passenger numbers are up half a million compared to this time last year.

# increase - Monday 2 June, 2014

Estonia has the highest number of drug deaths in Europe. But why?
# Overdoses
# Overdoses

Estonia has the highest number of drug deaths in Europe. But why?

Jun 2nd 2014, 8:15 AM 30,994 Views 45 Comments

Estonia with a population of just 1.2 million, has 191 per million drug deaths per population.

# increase - Thursday 22 May, 2014

A woman who is nine months pregnant was sleeping rough in Dublin last night
# Homeless
# Homeless

A woman who is nine months pregnant was sleeping rough in Dublin last night

May 22nd 2014, 11:08 PM 62,469 Views 164 Comments

ICHH says the homelessness situation in the capital is getting worse.

# increase - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Peter McVerry Trust says there's been an increase in the number of homeless families
# Support
# Support

Peter McVerry Trust says there's been an increase in the number of homeless families

May 13th 2014, 10:56 AM 4,295 Views 31 Comments

The charity helped almost 3,600 homeless people last year.

# increase - Friday 18 April, 2014

TUI says 3,900 secondary school teachers needed over the next 10 years
# Projections
# Projections

TUI says 3,900 secondary school teachers needed over the next 10 years

Apr 18th 2014, 11:41 AM 6,590 Views 34 Comments

That’s union projects an increase of 75,000 students.

# increase - Monday 10 March, 2014

More businesses are being turned down for bank loans, says ISME
# Denied
# Denied

More businesses are being turned down for bank loans, says ISME

Mar 10th 2014, 6:30 AM 4,201 Views 16 Comments

54 per cent of companies who applied for funding in the last three months were refused credit by their banks.

# increase - Friday 28 February, 2014

Amazon could be planning to launch its own music streaming service
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

Amazon could be planning to launch its own music streaming service

Feb 28th 2014, 9:19 AM 4,117 Views 9 Comments

The eCommerce giant is said to be in talks with record labels about launching a music streaming service on its site.

# increase - Monday 3 February, 2014

Good sign for 2014? Car sales zoom ahead by 33 per cent
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Good sign for 2014? Car sales zoom ahead by 33 per cent

Feb 3rd 2014, 5:30 PM 11,202 Views 54 Comments

SIMI says that the upsurge in car sales has brought a sense of optimism to dealerships.

# increase - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' sees increase of 4,000 listeners
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' sees increase of 4,000 listeners

Jan 30th 2014, 9:30 PM 6,396 Views 21 Comments

The programme has managed to thrive despite the high-profile departure of the Second Captains presenting team.

Laya Healthcare to increase prices by average of 20 per cent
# On The Up
# On The Up

Laya Healthcare to increase prices by average of 20 per cent

Jan 30th 2014, 7:01 PM 9,563 Views 45 Comments

The company says that it has to increase premiums due to changes in Government policy and the rising cost of claims.

# increase - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Teen helpline records 65 per cent increase in calls
# TEENLINE
# TEENLINE

Teen helpline records 65 per cent increase in calls

Jan 7th 2014, 3:08 PM 4,616 Views 5 Comments

Teen-line is now looking at offering a texting service for teenagers.

# increase - Monday 2 December, 2013

Abuse survivors' helpline expects 12 per cent increase in calls
# Helpline
# Helpline

Abuse survivors' helpline expects 12 per cent increase in calls

Dec 2nd 2013, 6:40 AM 3,277 Views 3 Comments

Connect said it expects to receive 8,300 calls this year compared to 7,376 last year.

# increase - Monday 14 October, 2013

Planning applications down 6% nationwide in 2013
# Building Sector
# Building Sector

Planning applications down 6% nationwide in 2013

Oct 14th 2013, 6:30 AM 2,578 Views 11 Comments

Sligo and Leitrim had the worst construction performance for 2013, according to the latest edition of the National Housing Construction Index.

# increase - Monday 7 October, 2013

Increase of 17% in new private cars licensed in September
# Motors
# Motors

Increase of 17% in new private cars licensed in September

Oct 7th 2013, 3:45 PM 5,193 Views 27 Comments

Volkswagen was the most popular make of new vehicle licensed in September.

# increase - Sunday 28 July, 2013

More off-licences expected to close if government refuses to reduce excise duty
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

More off-licences expected to close if government refuses to reduce excise duty

Jul 28th 2013, 2:36 PM 9,536 Views 43 Comments

An association representing independent off-licences also said today that there should be a ban on selling alcohol below cost.

# increase - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Concern as in-patient waiting list numbers increase
# Waiting Time
# Waiting Time

Concern as in-patient waiting list numbers increase

Jul 23rd 2013, 2:28 PM 3,930 Views 18 Comments

The figures show that the number of patients waiting over six months for in-patient and day treatment has almost doubled since December.

# increase - Thursday 30 May, 2013

35 new complaints a month against doctors to Medical Council
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

35 new complaints a month against doctors to Medical Council

May 30th 2013, 1:00 PM 8,382 Views 10 Comments

That’s an increase of 12 per cent between 2011 and 2012, according to the council’s annual report.

# increase - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

"Worrying figures" show we spent less on clothing, books and furniture in April
# Consumers
# Consumers

"Worrying figures" show we spent less on clothing, books and furniture in April

May 28th 2013, 12:35 PM 6,484 Views 45 Comments

Retail Ireland has said government must give consumers “hope and a reason to start spending”.

# increase - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

30 dogs abandoned every day in Ireland
# Abandoned
# Abandoned

30 dogs abandoned every day in Ireland

Apr 9th 2013, 9:16 AM 10,104 Views 60 Comments

Pedigree has launched its annual adoption drive, which is now in its sixth year., with the aim of increasing the adoption of dogs in Ireland.

# increase - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Figures show scale of non-compliance with food labelling and traceability
# Labelling
# Labelling

Figures show scale of non-compliance with food labelling and traceability

Feb 6th 2013, 2:22 PM 5,848 Views 10 Comments

The figures were released over the past year and also indicate how many prosecutions took place.

Aer Lingus profits increase by 40.7 per cent in 2012
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus profits increase by 40.7 per cent in 2012

Feb 6th 2013, 8:32 AM 5,834 Views 61 Comments

This is the third consecutive year that Aer Lingus has reported profitability.

# increase - Thursday 17 January, 2013

CPI shows inflation rose by 1.2% in December
# Price Rise
# Price Rise

CPI shows inflation rose by 1.2% in December

Jan 17th 2013, 12:52 PM 2,594 Views 4 Comments

The most significant monthly price changes were in restaurants and hotels, food and non-alcoholic beverages and health insurance and hairdressing.

# increase - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Charity sees 16 per cent increase in donations to needy in 2012
# Charity
# Charity

Charity sees 16 per cent increase in donations to needy in 2012

Jan 8th 2013, 1:38 PM 2,778 Views 5 Comments

The Sick and Indigent Roomkeepers Society – which was formed in 1790 – distributed €120,000 to over 200 individuals and families last year.

# increase - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

One in every six calls to Samaritans were recession-related
# Samaritans
# Samaritans

One in every six calls to Samaritans were recession-related

Dec 19th 2012, 11:03 AM 2,315 Views 12 Comments

This was the busiest year yet for Samaritans, with longer calls to their helpline and more face-to-face contact at its branches.