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# rising-costs - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Govt to pay up to 70% of inflation-related construction costs on State projects
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

Govt to pay up to 70% of inflation-related construction costs on State projects

May 10th 2022, 1:45 PM 10,861 Views 15 Comments

The minister says there is a real risk of projects not being completed if the State didn’t step in.

# rising-costs - Sunday 10 April, 2022

'I just can't keep my head above water': Your stories of coping with the rising energy costs
# Your Stories
# Your Stories

'I just can't keep my head above water': Your stories of coping with the rising energy costs

Apr 10th 2022, 12:05 AM 31,912 Views 27 Comments
  • The Journal asked readers to share their stories about the impact of rising energy costs.
  • Energy companies, including Bord Gáis, Energia, SSE Airtricity and Electric Ireland, have all recently announced price hikes.
  • The Government is working on measures to deal with rising costs, but has ruled out any further financial support.

# rising-costs - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Taoiseach can't rule out Ireland slipping into recession, calls for greater EU flexibility on VAT
# Rising Inflation
# Rising Inflation

Taoiseach can't rule out Ireland slipping into recession, calls for greater EU flexibility on VAT

Mar 16th 2022, 5:44 PM 24,150 Views 29 Comments

‘No one can be certain about what will happen over the course of 2022,’ the Taoiseach said.

# rising-costs - Friday 1 February, 2019

Children's hospital review stops short of 'assigning blame' but Harris says people will be held to account
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

Children's hospital review stops short of 'assigning blame' but Harris says people will be held to account

Updated Feb 1st 2019, 7:18 PM 20,686 Views 108 Comments

A review into the rising costs of the new children’s hospital will not assign any blame to individuals.

# rising-costs - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Next years health capital budget will be raided because of ballooning costs of new children's hospital
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

Next years health capital budget will be raided because of ballooning costs of new children's hospital

Dec 18th 2018, 8:53 PM 17,284 Views 66 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the new children’s hospital may cost even more than its latest €1.433 billion price tag.

# rising-costs - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Car insurance gone up? Insurers will soon have to tell you why
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

Car insurance gone up? Insurers will soon have to tell you why

Jan 10th 2017, 8:27 PM 31,198 Views 63 Comments

New laws will be in place by the end of the year to ensure that insurance companies tell customers why they are paying more.

# rising-costs - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'Thrown to the wolves': There's no justification for 300% price hike in car insurance, says committee
# Why So Much?
# Why So Much?

'Thrown to the wolves': There's no justification for 300% price hike in car insurance, says committee

Nov 24th 2016, 4:20 PM 37,530 Views 112 Comments

An Oireachtas committee said Irish drivers must get detailed breakdown of why their car insurance costs so much.

# rising-costs - Thursday 15 September, 2016

VHI to raise health insurance prices by average of 3%
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

VHI to raise health insurance prices by average of 3%

Sep 15th 2016, 6:42 PM 11,729 Views 43 Comments

The changes come into effect on 1 November.

# rising-costs - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Motor claim payouts are not behind rocketing car insurance premiums: Michael McGrath
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

Motor claim payouts are not behind rocketing car insurance premiums: Michael McGrath

Jun 18th 2016, 2:52 PM 23,143 Views 70 Comments

Figures released to the Fianna Fáil finance spokesman show insurance companies paid out more in 2011 and 2012 than in 2014.

# rising-costs - 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 47,138 Views 75 Comments

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

# rising-costs - Thursday 22 January, 2015

The €216 million treehouse that Taiwan wants to be its Eiffel Tower
# You Wooden Believe It
# You Wooden Believe It

The €216 million treehouse that Taiwan wants to be its Eiffel Tower

Jan 22nd 2015, 1:55 PM 802 Views 0 Comments

The building of the banyan tree-inspired structure has been faced opposition from Taichung mayor Lin Chia-lung.