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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Stimulus Package

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# Back to Work
Here's how the government says it will get people get back to work
A rake of supports to help people get back to work after the pandemic was announced today.
# Stimulus Package
More stimulus for Europe as ECB adds €500 billion to €1.35 trillion package, extending it into 2022
It comes against the backdrop of gloomy economic forecasts.
# Euro zone
Eurozone: Stormy weather ahead despite a better-than-expected third quarter rally in GDP
New data shows a slight worsening of jobless figures while prices continue to tumble.
# Hey Big Spender
The ECB will start its shopping spree within weeks to get the eurozone going
Interest rates remain at record lows as euro bankers plan a two-year spending binge.
# get your education on
DIT's new Grangegorman campus opens its doors to 1,000 students this morning
The campus, in Dublin’s north inner city, will eventually be the academic home to 20,000 students.
# Arts
'We need to get away from Celtic Tiger thinking' – Arts Council
The arts has “untapped potential”, supports almost 21,000 jobs in Ireland and has the potential to create more, the Arts Council has said.
# Stimulus Package
Schools and new DIT site top priorities in government's stimulus package
Minister Brian Hayes said the €2.25 billion worth of new investments would be “focused on the essential over the desirable”.
Column: Call that a stimulus? What we need is a tax cut.
The ‘stimulus’ announced this week won’t even move the needle, writes Aaron McKenna. So what should be done?
# Japan
Japan to introduce $11bn stimulus package
Japan has proposed a new stimulus package in an attempt to revive the country’s faltering economy.