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# on-the-up - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Social welfare increases to be rolled out in March
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Social welfare increases to be rolled out in March

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:50 AM 20,599 Views 53 Comments

The State pension, Jobseeker’s Allowance and One Parent Family Payment among payments to benefit from increase.

# on-the-up - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Ruthless Liverpool thump 10-man Hull as Meyler grabs consolation goal
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Ruthless Liverpool thump 10-man Hull as Meyler grabs consolation goal

Sep 24th 2016, 5:38 PM 7,661 Views 9 Comments

It was a birthday to forget for interim manager Mike Phelan as his side were thrashed 5-1.

# on-the-up - Monday 19 September, 2016

Byrne strike sees Bohs clinch three points against Wexford Youths
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Byrne strike sees Bohs clinch three points against Wexford Youths

Sep 19th 2016, 9:56 PM 3,186 Views 1 Comment

The win moves Keith Long’s side up to sixth in the table.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Irish builders are commanding €100,000 salaries as companies hunt for construction skills
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Irish builders are commanding €100,000 salaries as companies hunt for construction skills

Aug 17th 2016, 11:14 AM 55,819 Views 77 Comments

Recruitment firm Hays says that demand for construction professionals was up 40% on a year ago.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Rent supplement set to increase from this Friday
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Rent supplement set to increase from this Friday

Jun 28th 2016, 1:02 PM 39,798 Views 108 Comments

The announcement was made in Dublin Castle this morning.

# on-the-up - Monday 20 June, 2016

Coveney set to freeze bin charges for 12 months
# Bin Charges
# Bin Charges

Coveney set to freeze bin charges for 12 months

Jun 20th 2016, 8:27 PM 32,449 Views 175 Comments

The environment minister held discussions with Ireland’s waste companies today.

# on-the-up - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'
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Bin charges treble for customers as companies accused of operating 'a cartel'

Jun 16th 2016, 12:45 PM 53,595 Views 193 Comments

The Tánaiste said legislation would be introduced if waste companies are found to be exploiting customers.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Ladies gaelic games to receive a €1 million government investment over the next two years
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Ladies gaelic games to receive a €1 million government investment over the next two years

Jun 15th 2016, 1:34 PM 2,924 Views 11 Comments

The funding, provided through Sport Ireland, will be distributed among ladies football and camogie.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

'His car insurance jumped from €7k to €56k - he's being forced out of business'
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

'His car insurance jumped from €7k to €56k - he's being forced out of business'

Jun 8th 2016, 2:40 PM 46,992 Views 75 Comments

The Dáil will debate a Fianna Fáil motion to tackle the spiralling costs of car insurance.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

There's been a big jump in the number of people being refused car insurance
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There's been a big jump in the number of people being refused car insurance

Jun 7th 2016, 11:05 AM 37,866 Views 127 Comments

This week, Fianna Fáil is to propose a motion to tackle the rise in motor insurance costs.

# on-the-up - Monday 30 May, 2016

Now could be a good time to keep an eye on bitcoin again
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Now could be a good time to keep an eye on bitcoin again

May 30th 2016, 4:55 PM 16,520 Views 21 Comments

The currency is now valued at €477 per coin, matching the valuation it had back in August 2014.

# on-the-up - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Sligo jump to seventh in the table with comfortable Wexford win
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Sligo jump to seventh in the table with comfortable Wexford win

May 7th 2016, 10:03 PM 3,678 Views 1 Comment

Dave Robertson’s charges have now won three games on the bounce.

# on-the-up - Thursday 21 April, 2016

'It's time we asked questions': Some drivers' insurance premiums are up 400%
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'It's time we asked questions': Some drivers' insurance premiums are up 400%

Apr 21st 2016, 6:20 AM 35,865 Views 131 Comments

TDs said it was time the insurance companies were transparent about why the costs were on the rise for customers.

# on-the-up - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Landmark day for the Cavan footballers as they defeat Galway to clinch promotion to Division 1
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Landmark day for the Cavan footballers as they defeat Galway to clinch promotion to Division 1

Apr 3rd 2016, 5:22 PM 7,581 Views 4 Comments

Cavan are back in the top flight for the first time in 15 years.

# on-the-up - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Ireland jump to 29th in the Fifa world rankings
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Ireland jump to 29th in the Fifa world rankings

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:50 AM 9,356 Views 15 Comments

Michael O’Neill’s Northern Ireland remain one place ahead of his namesake’s team.

# on-the-up - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Ireland climb into top 30 in Fifa rankings but still one place behind Northern Ireland
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# COYBIG

Ireland climb into top 30 in Fifa rankings but still one place behind Northern Ireland

Feb 4th 2016, 11:38 AM 7,655 Views 19 Comments

Meanwhile, Euro 2016 opponents remain number one in the world.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Irish consumers haven't felt this good for 10 years
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# Feeling Good

Irish consumers haven't felt this good for 10 years

Jan 12th 2016, 3:12 PM 10,616 Views 74 Comments

The figures from the ESRI and KBC Bank Ireland show consumer sentiment at its highest point for ten years.

# on-the-up - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Chelsea have got their groove back as Hiddink claims his first victory
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Chelsea have got their groove back as Hiddink claims his first victory

Jan 3rd 2016, 3:40 PM 7,978 Views 5 Comments

Goals from Oscar, Willian and Diego Costa handed the Blues a 3-0 win at Selhurst Park.

# on-the-up - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Chart of the Day: Ulster's troubled trips to France (and recent encouragement)
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Chart of the Day: Ulster's troubled trips to France (and recent encouragement)

Dec 20th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,525 Views 3 Comments

Aside from last year’s trip to Toulon, Ulster’s recent history in France has been greatly encouraging.

# on-the-up - Saturday 5 December, 2015

More people have flown through Dublin Airport this year than ever before
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More people have flown through Dublin Airport this year than ever before

Dec 5th 2015, 10:25 AM 10,961 Views 55 Comments

There has been a big increase in the number of routes through the airport.

# on-the-up - Thursday 19 November, 2015

We've spent €1.7 billion more building houses this year than 2014
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# Looking Up

We've spent €1.7 billion more building houses this year than 2014

Nov 19th 2015, 6:01 AM 7,851 Views 6 Comments

Building has gotten underway on 11,955 residential housing units.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit
# Amazing.com
# Amazing.com

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit

Nov 4th 2015, 8:22 PM 17,820 Views 52 Comments

The jobs will be created in the technology and business sectors.

# on-the-up - Friday 2 October, 2015

It looks like the Irish economy is now taking off like a rocket
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It looks like the Irish economy is now taking off like a rocket

Oct 2nd 2015, 1:34 PM 35,776 Views 242 Comments

Just as Michael Noonan said it could three years ago.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year
# Pay Outs
# Pay Outs

Here's how much accident victims in Ireland have been paid this year

Sep 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 21,238 Views 20 Comments

In total the Injuries Board has awarded €128.45 million in the first six months of this year.

# on-the-up - Friday 28 August, 2015

Former Ireland international's debut spoiled by resurgent Limerick hitting 4 past Drogs
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Former Ireland international's debut spoiled by resurgent Limerick hitting 4 past Drogs

Aug 28th 2015, 10:13 PM 9,581 Views 13 Comments

It wasn’t a welcome arrival for Keith Treacy as Martin Russell’s men made it four wins from their last five.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

House prices went up again last month and they're not stopping
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House prices went up again last month and they're not stopping

Aug 26th 2015, 10:00 PM 22,749 Views 44 Comments

But the rate of property price increases is slowing.

# on-the-up - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Do you have a health insurance with Laya Healthcare? It could be going up
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Do you have a health insurance with Laya Healthcare? It could be going up

Jul 25th 2015, 2:36 PM 15,272 Views 41 Comments

Ireland’s second largest health insurer Laya Healthcare is hiking up its prices for some of its policies.

# on-the-up - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Ireland could be heading for its best ever year of tourism
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# Some Spot

Ireland could be heading for its best ever year of tourism

Jul 23rd 2015, 8:59 PM 16,085 Views 57 Comments

Figures from the CSO released today have shown a 11% increase in the number of overseas visits.

# on-the-up - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Paul Dunne surges up the world rankings but he's remaining amateur for the time being
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Paul Dunne surges up the world rankings but he's remaining amateur for the time being

Jul 21st 2015, 4:03 PM 10,754 Views 3 Comments

Jordan Spieth also had some lovely words for the young amateur.

# on-the-up - Thursday 9 July, 2015

This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status
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This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status

Jul 9th 2015, 10:25 AM 20,400 Views 3 Comments

It’s been going for 15 years.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM
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# Drive Time

Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM

Jun 24th 2015, 1:35 PM 22,243 Views 56 Comments

He’s taking over from Colm Hayes.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Another Waterford hurling win over Cork as they dominate Munster U21 tie
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Another Waterford hurling win over Cork as they dominate Munster U21 tie

Jun 17th 2015, 8:55 PM 20,545 Views 18 Comments

The Deise claimed a ten point win in Páirc Uí Rinn.

# on-the-up - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...
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# Getting Out Of The House

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...

Jun 4th 2015, 6:24 PM 14,267 Views 36 Comments

… and the train (and coach trips).

# on-the-up - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Want to snap up some acres of land in Dublin? The price is on the rise
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Want to snap up some acres of land in Dublin? The price is on the rise

May 26th 2015, 6:05 AM 13,124 Views 4 Comments

Agricultural land in Ireland remains expensive when compared with land prices in much of Northern Europe.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

5 reasons why Roscommon football is on the up
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5 reasons why Roscommon football is on the up

May 20th 2015, 9:35 PM 9,072 Views 7 Comments

Roscommon’s recent progress has left them as many people’s dark horses for the All-Ireland this year.

# on-the-up - Thursday 9 April, 2015

This week’s vital property news: The new Daft report and a cap on the property tax
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

This week’s vital property news: The new Daft report and a cap on the property tax

Apr 9th 2015, 6:13 PM 5,160 Views 1 Comment

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

Ireland up in the FIFA rankings while Wales leap into highest ever position
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Ireland up in the FIFA rankings while Wales leap into highest ever position

Apr 9th 2015, 3:03 PM 6,879 Views 14 Comments

The latest list has been released today, with the Boys in Green up to 62nd and Chris Coleman’s men in 22nd.

# on-the-up - Friday 3 April, 2015

Worldwide Muslim population predicted to nearly match Christians within 40 years
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Worldwide Muslim population predicted to nearly match Christians within 40 years

Apr 3rd 2015, 6:45 AM 14,236 Views 190 Comments

That’s according to a new report on the growth of the main religions.

# on-the-up - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Denis O'Brien is making more money from his petrol stations
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Denis O'Brien is making more money from his petrol stations

Feb 18th 2015, 6:32 PM 28,361 Views 98 Comments

The company has laid out a €20 million programme of investment.

# on-the-up - Monday 2 February, 2015

100,000 people will be driving brand new cars this year
# Nice Motor
# Nice Motor

100,000 people will be driving brand new cars this year

Feb 2nd 2015, 2:15 PM 9,231 Views 40 Comments

Lucky for some.