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#Irish Economy

# irish-economy - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Opinion: To maintain economic resilience we must learn from the past and look to the future
# Mortgage Lending Rules
# Mortgage Lending Rules

Opinion: To maintain economic resilience we must learn from the past and look to the future

Jun 20th 2021, 7:30 AM 9,094 Views 10 Comments

Vasileios Madouros of the Central Bank says a fresh review of its mortgage lending measures will include submissions from the public.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Chemical watchdog confirms Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Chemical watchdog confirms Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent

Oct 6th 2020, 4:41 PM 10,684 Views 8 Comments

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons carried out its own analysis of samples taken from the Russian opposition figure.

# irish-economy - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Dáil to sit today to discuss Covid-19 impacts on Ireland's economy
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Dáil to sit today to discuss Covid-19 impacts on Ireland's economy

Apr 23rd 2020, 6:10 AM 7,118 Views 11 Comments

The Taoiseach will answer questions about the public health emergency.

# irish-economy - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Irish economic growth expected to slow even with Brexit trade deal, says Central Bank
# Economy
# Economy

Irish economic growth expected to slow even with Brexit trade deal, says Central Bank

Feb 12th 2020, 10:35 AM 14,136 Views 27 Comments

Overall, the country’s economic growth has been described as “broadly positive”.

# irish-economy - Monday 9 September, 2019

Opinion: The robots are coming - and men should be more worried than women
# Column
# Column

Opinion: The robots are coming - and men should be more worried than women

Sep 9th 2019, 7:00 AM 24,763 Views 45 Comments

The rise of automation is threatening widespread job destruction – especially for men.

# irish-economy - Friday 28 December, 2018

Previewing Ireland's economy in 2019: The stats don't lie - Ireland is doing well right now
# Opinion
# Opinion

Previewing Ireland's economy in 2019: The stats don't lie - Ireland is doing well right now

Dec 28th 2018, 11:00 AM 48,063 Views 71 Comments

And yet there are some potential concerns to look out for in 2019, writes Victor Duggan.

# irish-economy - Friday 7 December, 2018

Here's the impact of Ireland’s economic crisis on housing in graph form
# VISUALISED
# VISUALISED

Here's the impact of Ireland’s economic crisis on housing in graph form

Dec 7th 2018, 12:05 AM 29,304 Views 34 Comments

Planning permissions peaked in 2004 with 101,653 permissions for construction of both new houses and apartments.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Even in the best-case Brexit scenario, the Irish economy will still take a hit - government report
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

Even in the best-case Brexit scenario, the Irish economy will still take a hit - government report

Feb 13th 2018, 2:43 PM 20,099 Views 56 Comments

The Irish economy could take a hit of up to 7% in its GDP

# irish-economy - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Some foreign nationals in Ireland work in 'conditions that are close to slavery'
# Employment Authority
# Employment Authority

Some foreign nationals in Ireland work in 'conditions that are close to slavery'

Feb 11th 2018, 4:57 PM 31,080 Views 72 Comments

The head of the Workplace Relations Commission spoke to Newstalk about strikes, the ‘gig economy’ and a Supreme Court ruling.

# irish-economy - Monday 8 May, 2017

For the 4th year running Ireland is set to be Europe's fastest growing economy
# Four More Years
# Four More Years

For the 4th year running Ireland is set to be Europe's fastest growing economy

May 8th 2017, 6:40 PM 18,407 Views 153 Comments

Ireland is expected to grow by 5% this year, up from previous Davy estimates of 3.7%.

# irish-economy - Monday 5 December, 2016

The medium-term outlook for Ireland is good - but Brexit and housing bubble are looming risks
# It's The Economy Stupid
# It's The Economy Stupid

The medium-term outlook for Ireland is good - but Brexit and housing bubble are looming risks

Dec 5th 2016, 8:15 AM 10,516 Views 20 Comments

A new ESRI report looks at how the possible Brexit scenarios will affect Ireland.

# irish-economy - Monday 7 November, 2016

A hard Brexit could cost 40,000 Irish jobs - report
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

A hard Brexit could cost 40,000 Irish jobs - report

Nov 7th 2016, 11:43 AM 16,670 Views 68 Comments

The paper says that there is “almost a complete consensus in the international literature that Brexit will have a negative effect on the UK economy”.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

FactCheck: Is Ireland actually the world's "most globalised" country?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Is Ireland actually the world's "most globalised" country?

Aug 30th 2016, 8:03 PM 29,421 Views 37 Comments

FactCheck looks into a claim that has been doing the rounds online in recent days.

# irish-economy - Monday 15 August, 2016

Retailers fear return to cross-border shopping if sterling continues to fall
# Budget 2017
# Budget 2017

Retailers fear return to cross-border shopping if sterling continues to fall

Aug 15th 2016, 2:49 PM 18,587 Views 53 Comments

Retail sector representatives are calling on the government to take “decisive steps” as Irish consumers react to Brexit.

# irish-economy - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

These international problems could seriously wreck Ireland's economic plans
# Trouble Brewing
# Trouble Brewing

These international problems could seriously wreck Ireland's economic plans

Apr 27th 2016, 8:47 AM 24,350 Views 57 Comments

The Department of Finance is predicting big growth, but only if everything goes as it wants it to.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

These are 5 things that could wreck Ireland's economy all over again
# Deja Vu
# Deja Vu

These are 5 things that could wreck Ireland's economy all over again

Sep 15th 2015, 10:13 AM 35,453 Views 40 Comments

The OECD has a lot to say about where the country is headed in its latest survey.

# irish-economy - Thursday 10 September, 2015

There are few clouds on the horizon for the Irish economy right now
# Hello Sunshine
# Hello Sunshine

There are few clouds on the horizon for the Irish economy right now

Sep 10th 2015, 4:58 PM 28,074 Views 112 Comments

Growth has been ‘exceptionally strong’ so far this year, but jobs and wages haven’t caught up.

# irish-economy - Friday 29 May, 2015

A price war is making things much cheaper for consumers
# Retail Sales
# Retail Sales

A price war is making things much cheaper for consumers

May 29th 2015, 6:05 AM 16,170 Views 7 Comments

The volume of retail sales has risen by 11.9% since last year.

# irish-economy - Friday 15 May, 2015

Here are the things that could push Ireland over a cliff this year
# RISKY BUSINESS
# RISKY BUSINESS

Here are the things that could push Ireland over a cliff this year

May 15th 2015, 7:44 PM 18,497 Views 45 Comments

The housing market, the fallout from the UK election and the situation in the Middle East are all on the government’s radar.

# irish-economy - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Argentina just burned its bondholders - could we have done the same?
# Default In Our Stars
# Default In Our Stars

Argentina just burned its bondholders - could we have done the same?

Aug 2nd 2014, 8:30 PM 25,809 Views 84 Comments

What makes our situation different from theirs?

# irish-economy - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Here's how Richard Bruton plans to create 7,000 jobs a year in multinational companies
# The More The Merrier
# The More The Merrier

Here's how Richard Bruton plans to create 7,000 jobs a year in multinational companies

Jul 30th 2014, 12:15 PM 8,580 Views 42 Comments

We will be “competing to win”, the Minister said.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Government deficit drops to 5.6% of GDP
# It Gets Better
# It Gets Better

Government deficit drops to 5.6% of GDP

Jul 29th 2014, 5:29 PM 8,802 Views 37 Comments

That’s down from 7.9% this time last year.

# irish-economy - 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.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Despite being more confident about the economy, Dubliners are wary of setting up a business
# Reluctant
# Reluctant

Despite being more confident about the economy, Dubliners are wary of setting up a business

May 13th 2014, 7:24 PM 10,438 Views 8 Comments

The Your Dublin, Your Voice survey is the fifth of of its kind and set out to find how Dubliners are feeling about their current financial situation.

# irish-economy - Thursday 7 November, 2013

The reviews are over but we may not leave for "a number of years" --- IMF Mission Chief
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

The reviews are over but we may not leave for "a number of years" --- IMF Mission Chief

Nov 7th 2013, 3:05 PM 8,254 Views 41 Comments

Ireland remains on track to exit the bailout following the final review, but the IMF says it has no immediate plans to withdraw its officials from Dublin.

# irish-economy - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Government needs to press ahead with €3.1 billion Budget adjustment, ESRI says
# Austerity
# Austerity

Government needs to press ahead with €3.1 billion Budget adjustment, ESRI says

Jul 10th 2013, 7:37 AM 3,792 Views 52 Comments

The think tank says the package is the best course of action, whatever happens in the economy.

# irish-economy - Friday 28 June, 2013

Contain your shock: Irish homes are borrowing less and less
# Irish Economy
# Irish Economy

Contain your shock: Irish homes are borrowing less and less

Jun 28th 2013, 9:15 PM 10,926 Views 31 Comments

5Central Bank data shows household lending fell by 4.5 per cent in the twelve months to May 2013.

# irish-economy - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Ireland is officially back in recession
# Uh-Oh
# Uh-Oh

Ireland is officially back in recession

Jun 27th 2013, 11:30 AM 22,782 Views 194 Comments

The economy shrank in the first quarter of 2013. And in the last quarter of 2012. And in the third quarter of 2012…

# irish-economy - Friday 21 June, 2013

Ireland gets another seven years to repay its European bailout loans
# Bailout Loans
# Bailout Loans

Ireland gets another seven years to repay its European bailout loans

Jun 21st 2013, 2:09 PM 7,997 Views 89 Comments

EU finance ministers have officially signed off on a deal which means the average European loan will be repaid in 19.5 years.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Ireland gets another €1.6 billion in bailout loans from the EFSF
# Bailout
# Bailout

Ireland gets another €1.6 billion in bailout loans from the EFSF

Jun 18th 2013, 3:37 PM 7,230 Views 78 Comments

That’s on top of the IMF loans announced earlier today – and these ones will be on the books until 2042.

# irish-economy - 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 4,933 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.

# irish-economy - Monday 29 April, 2013

7.4pc more overseas tourists in first three months of The Gathering
# The Gathering
# The Gathering

7.4pc more overseas tourists in first three months of The Gathering

Apr 29th 2013, 11:58 AM 5,241 Views 39 Comments

CSO figures confirm a significant bump in tourist numbers from abroad in the first quarter of 2013.

Gilmore to visit Northern Ireland to mark 15 years of 'Good Friday'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Gilmore to visit Northern Ireland to mark 15 years of 'Good Friday'

Apr 29th 2013, 8:07 AM 2,810 Views 42 Comments

The Tánaiste will meet Britain’s Northern Secretary and the First and Deputy First Ministers to discuss continued peace.

# irish-economy - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Numbers on Live Register down by 2,200 in March
# Live Register
# Live Register

Numbers on Live Register down by 2,200 in March

Apr 4th 2013, 11:36 AM 4,325 Views 56 Comments

Unemployment stayed at 14.0 per cent last month with only a minor drop in the numbers signing on.

# irish-economy - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Irish economy starting to wilt again
# Contraction
# Contraction

Irish economy starting to wilt again

Apr 2nd 2013, 10:32 AM 15,266 Views 63 Comments

Manufacturing indexes across Europe paint a stark picture this morning.

# irish-economy - Thursday 14 March, 2013

All jobs saved as receiver is appointed to Muckross Park Hotel
# Muckross Park Hotel
# Muckross Park Hotel

All jobs saved as receiver is appointed to Muckross Park Hotel

Mar 14th 2013, 5:53 PM 19,712 Views 55 Comments

Bill Cullen and Jackie Lavin took over the hotel in 1990.

# irish-economy - Monday 4 March, 2013

Exchequer returns show slight fall in tax take for February
# Exchequer Returns
# Exchequer Returns

Exchequer returns show slight fall in tax take for February

Mar 4th 2013, 5:09 PM 4,127 Views 16 Comments

The total tax take in February 2013 was €2.042 billion – down by €186 million on the same month from last year.

Davy revises projections for growth in Irish economy... upward
# Corner Turned?
# Corner Turned?

Davy revises projections for growth in Irish economy... upward

Mar 4th 2013, 11:48 AM 4,995 Views 20 Comments

Here’s something you don’t see every day… someone suggesting the economy will grow by more than first predicted.

# irish-economy - Thursday 28 February, 2013

30 protesters occupy PWC over ‘unfair’ austerity taxes
# CAHWT
# CAHWT

30 protesters occupy PWC over ‘unfair’ austerity taxes

Feb 28th 2013, 2:49 PM 12,586 Views 108 Comments

The activists then made their way to the IBEC conference to continue their protest.

# irish-economy - Thursday 14 February, 2013

12 easy ways Ireland can beat austerity*
# All About The Money
From The Daily Edge
# All About The Money

12 easy ways Ireland can beat austerity*

Feb 14th 2013, 10:04 PM 23,090 Views 73 Comments

*May not actually be feasible.

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