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#Recession

# recession - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

UK in worst recession on record after GDP plunges 20.4% between April and June
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

UK in worst recession on record after GDP plunges 20.4% between April and June

Aug 12th 2020, 7:55 AM 20,039 Views 32 Comments

The recession brought on by the coronavirus pandemic led to the biggest fall in quarterly GDP on record.

# recession - Friday 31 July, 2020

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months
# Downturn
# Downturn

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months

Jul 31st 2020, 5:52 PM 16,338 Views 20 Comments

The decline in Europe compares to a 9.5% quarter-on-quarter decline for the United States.

# recession - Friday 10 April, 2020

Donohoe has 'little reason to doubt' Covid-19 will cause worst economic crisis since Great Depression
# Rescue Deal
# Rescue Deal

Donohoe has 'little reason to doubt' Covid-19 will cause worst economic crisis since Great Depression

Apr 10th 2020, 11:09 AM 40,561 Views 125 Comments

The Finance Minister said Ireland will likely have to access some of the financial supports made available by the EU.

# recession - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Half a billion people could be pushed into poverty by Covid-19, warns Oxfam
# Recession
# Recession

Half a billion people could be pushed into poverty by Covid-19, warns Oxfam

Apr 9th 2020, 7:43 AM 12,689 Views 13 Comments

A new Oxfam report calls for an economic rescue plan to prevent a damaging recession.

# recession - Friday 3 April, 2020

Central Bank says unemployment could reach 25% as government seeks to avoid 'another era of austerity'
# Recession
# Recession

Central Bank says unemployment could reach 25% as government seeks to avoid 'another era of austerity'

Apr 3rd 2020, 12:02 AM 34,028 Views 111 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said the country is “heading into a recession”.

# recession - Thursday 26 September, 2019

No-deal Brexit could push Ireland into recession, ESRI warns
# Not Again
# Not Again

No-deal Brexit could push Ireland into recession, ESRI warns

Sep 26th 2019, 7:08 AM 17,530 Views 52 Comments

The ESRI has recommended a supplementary Budget in the new year if there’s a hard Brexit.

# recession - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Have €42,500? That's the amount of public debt hanging over the head of every person living in the State
# IOU
# IOU

Have €42,500? That's the amount of public debt hanging over the head of every person living in the State

Aug 8th 2019, 5:28 PM 55,698 Views 138 Comments

Minister Paschal Donohoe said prudent management of the public finances in needed.

# recession - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Irish economy on the brink of overheating stoked by ongoing Brexit uncertainty
# NERI
# NERI

Irish economy on the brink of overheating stoked by ongoing Brexit uncertainty

Jul 18th 2019, 8:39 AM 19,971 Views 60 Comments

The report claims Ireland’s economy is not yet overheating, but if trends continue, it could do so within the next two years.

# recession - 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 29,034 Views 34 Comments

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

# recession - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Austerity policies had a greater impact on women than men
# Budgetary Policy
# Budgetary Policy

Austerity policies had a greater impact on women than men

Oct 24th 2018, 6:10 AM 8,552 Views 37 Comments

Reductions in Child Benefit and other welfare payments accounted for most of the disparity.

# recession - Sunday 20 May, 2018

CEO of St Pat's says the recession created a generation of anxious children
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

CEO of St Pat's says the recession created a generation of anxious children

May 20th 2018, 6:15 AM 16,129 Views 34 Comments

Paul Gilligan said children now are very aware of the importance of doing well in their lives financially.

# recession - Sunday 18 March, 2018

'This country has been so unloved. People go on about 800 years of oppression, it's 800 years of rejection'
# Randomer
# Randomer

'This country has been so unloved. People go on about 800 years of oppression, it's 800 years of rejection'

Mar 18th 2018, 10:30 AM 28,967 Views 27 Comments

Poet Colm Keegan’s latest collection is an exploration of self and society.

# recession - Monday 8 January, 2018

Poll: Do you have more disposable income than five years ago?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you have more disposable income than five years ago?

Jan 8th 2018, 10:25 PM 37,092 Views 101 Comments

Disposable incomes in Ireland are growing at over four times the eurozone average, according to Ibec.

# recession - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession
# Recession
# Recession

Why this Tipperary man with five degrees left a good job in the middle of the recession

Nov 18th 2017, 6:30 PM 37,941 Views 21 Comments

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile Dublin-based Future Analytics Consulting.

# recession - Thursday 9 November, 2017

The middle class experienced a six-fold increase in economic stress as a result of the recession
# ESRI
# ESRI

The middle class experienced a six-fold increase in economic stress as a result of the recession

Nov 9th 2017, 6:10 AM 11,982 Views 23 Comments

A new ERSI study examines the experience of economic stress in families with children as a result of the recession.

# recession - Thursday 28 September, 2017

The tourist industry could lose its 9% VAT rate as it's 'under consideration' for Budget 2018
# Budget 2018
# Budget 2018

The tourist industry could lose its 9% VAT rate as it's 'under consideration' for Budget 2018

Sep 28th 2017, 6:25 AM 10,300 Views 53 Comments

Restaurants and hotels express concerns as 1% hike is on the cards.

# recession - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Recession's toll on divorce rates ends as applications return to 2008 levels
# Divorce
# Divorce

Recession's toll on divorce rates ends as applications return to 2008 levels

Sep 14th 2017, 10:13 AM 15,646 Views 44 Comments

Divorce applications from 2015 were the highest level of this century.

# recession - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Irish consumer confidence hits highest level since recession
# Personal Finances
# Personal Finances

Irish consumer confidence hits highest level since recession

Aug 17th 2017, 6:01 AM 6,077 Views 15 Comments

Ireland is now the fourth most confident country in Europe, overtaking the UK for the first time in almost nine years.

# recession - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

The number of heart-related deaths rose significantly in Ireland after the 2008 crash
# Stress
# Stress

The number of heart-related deaths rose significantly in Ireland after the 2008 crash

Aug 9th 2017, 8:57 AM 6,526 Views 11 Comments

A study found a 17.2% increase in cardiovascular-related deaths following the 2008 economic crash.

# recession - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Brian Cowen says he 'deeply regrets' the number of jobs lost during the recession
# Greatest Hardship
# Greatest Hardship

Brian Cowen says he 'deeply regrets' the number of jobs lost during the recession

Jul 27th 2017, 8:13 AM 18,438 Views 124 Comments

Despite this, however, the former Taoiseach defended his government’s policies in the downturn.

# recession - Saturday 15 July, 2017

A Wicklow business is Brexit-proofing itself by eyeing-up the Dutch market
# Seek The Netherlands
# Seek The Netherlands

A Wicklow business is Brexit-proofing itself by eyeing-up the Dutch market

Jul 15th 2017, 11:00 AM 17,680 Views 22 Comments

“People hoping Brexit won’t happen,” businessman Paul Jacobs says. “Hope is for mass on Sundays.”

# recession - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

20 things all Irish people born in 1994 will have strong memories of
# 1994
From The Daily Edge
# 1994

20 things all Irish people born in 1994 will have strong memories of

Mar 28th 2017, 9:00 PM 8,961 Views 3 Comments

Worrying about what would happen if you didn’t pass as 12 when you tried get into Spin.

# recession - Friday 27 January, 2017

Remember the developers who 'exited Nama'? Most paid less than half their debts
# I O U
# I O U

Remember the developers who 'exited Nama'? Most paid less than half their debts

Jan 27th 2017, 6:07 PM 18,123 Views 52 Comments

51 out of 505 debtors that exited Nama paid 10% or less of their debts.

# recession - Monday 9 January, 2017

Ford has teamed up with Amazon to create a personal driving assistant
# Gadget Preview
# Gadget Preview

Ford has teamed up with Amazon to create a personal driving assistant

Jan 9th 2017, 11:43 AM 403 Views 1 Comment

We take a look at Alexa in the Car which was unveiled at this year’s CES.

# recession - Monday 14 November, 2016

Greece is out of recession for first time in two years
# A Herculean Effort
# A Herculean Effort

Greece is out of recession for first time in two years

Nov 14th 2016, 8:48 PM 16,224 Views 48 Comments

Greek government has claimed its economy is now in better shape than at any point since the financial crisis.

# recession - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

For the first time in years, more people are migrating into Ireland than leaving
# Massive Increase
# Massive Increase

For the first time in years, more people are migrating into Ireland than leaving

Aug 23rd 2016, 12:30 PM 23,010 Views 82 Comments

There’s also been a surge in migrants with Irish nationality arriving in the country.

# recession - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Waterford locals have started a movement to reclaim their city's streets
# Waterford Walls
# Waterford Walls

Waterford locals have started a movement to reclaim their city's streets

Aug 21st 2016, 8:30 PM 29,901 Views 52 Comments

And they’re doing it with art.

# recession - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Father who returned to education received Leaving Cert results with his teenage daughter
# Opportunities
# Opportunities

Father who returned to education received Leaving Cert results with his teenage daughter

Aug 17th 2016, 7:30 PM 28,664 Views 22 Comments

In Ireland, 21% of people aged 25 to 64 have never completed upper secondary-level education.

# recession - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Is this still the most economically depressed town in Ireland?
# The Road Back
# The Road Back

Is this still the most economically depressed town in Ireland?

Feb 25th 2016, 9:55 AM 74,183 Views 35 Comments

It’s two years since Bunclody was named as the most economically depressed town. We paid a visit, to see if locals were feeling the recovery.

# recession - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Man in court for tampering with meters so he could offer 'cheaper' gas and electricity
# Low Prices
# Low Prices

Man in court for tampering with meters so he could offer 'cheaper' gas and electricity

Jan 30th 2016, 7:15 AM 21,809 Views 0 Comments

McLoughlin had advised a ‘client’ to top the meter up by €10 a week and Bord Gáis “won’t come near you”.

# recession - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate
# Nowhere To Go
From Business ETC
# Nowhere To Go

'The arts are victims of Dublin's economic recovery': Block T is forced to relocate

Jan 27th 2016, 2:56 PM 14,208 Views 45 Comments

The arts collective are faced with leaving Smithfield due to rising rents.

# recession - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Irish family to spend first Christmas together in 12 years as parents follow kids to Australia
# Emigration
# Emigration

Irish family to spend first Christmas together in 12 years as parents follow kids to Australia

Dec 17th 2015, 4:45 PM 34,097 Views 54 Comments

Janet and Eugene found being separated from their children and grandchildren unbearable.

# recession - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Make no mistake, we’re already sowing the seeds of the next recession
# Column
# Column

Make no mistake, we’re already sowing the seeds of the next recession

Dec 12th 2015, 8:00 AM 305 Views 74 Comments

There is going to be another recession in the future, but how we prepare for it is up to our politicians, writes Aaron McKenna.

# recession - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Former successful businessman in court over fake 'Brad Pitt' travel pass
# Courts
# Courts

Former successful businessman in court over fake 'Brad Pitt' travel pass

Nov 10th 2015, 9:30 PM 23,583 Views 12 Comments

He faked the cards so he could travel to see his son.

# recession - Sunday 25 October, 2015

This map shows where all the Irish emigrants went
# Emigration
# Emigration

This map shows where all the Irish emigrants went

Oct 25th 2015, 11:15 AM 46,395 Views 86 Comments

One in six people born in Ireland are still living abroad.

# recession - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

12 signs Dublin is really and truly losing the run of itself
# What Recession?
From The Daily Edge
# What Recession?

12 signs Dublin is really and truly losing the run of itself

Sep 29th 2015, 1:20 PM 14,814 Views 6 Comments

Fizzy crisps anyone? Killer fades?

# recession - Saturday 19 September, 2015

This is how Dublin's cityscape has changed - and what's in store for the future
# Boom And Bust
# Boom And Bust

This is how Dublin's cityscape has changed - and what's in store for the future

Sep 19th 2015, 8:30 AM 26,935 Views 31 Comments

A new video maps more than five decades of development in the capital.

# recession - 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 28,069 Views 112 Comments

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

# recession - Sunday 6 September, 2015

How two men built a pub and brewing empire from the depths of the recession
# Lager Than Life
# Lager Than Life

How two men built a pub and brewing empire from the depths of the recession

Sep 6th 2015, 7:00 PM 36,215 Views 19 Comments

We talked to one of the brains behind the Galway Bay Brewery about pub closures, craft beer and the Wetherspoon effect.

# recession - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Oh Canada! This emigration hotspot just slid into recession
# On Thin Ice
# On Thin Ice

Oh Canada! This emigration hotspot just slid into recession

Sep 1st 2015, 4:37 PM 24,271 Views 36 Comments

It’s the first time since the financial crisis that the economy has been in decline.

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