# irish-economy - Friday 29 May, 2015
The volume of retail sales has risen by 11.9% since last year.
# irish-economy - Friday 15 May, 2015
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
What makes our situation different from theirs?
# irish-economy - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
We will be “competing to win”, the Minister said.
# irish-economy - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
That’s down from 7.9% this time last year.
# irish-economy - Thursday 15 May, 2014
Growth in the EU and the eurozone is underwhelming, the latest figures show.
# irish-economy - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
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
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
The think tank says the package is the best course of action, whatever happens in the economy.
# irish-economy - Friday 28 June, 2013
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
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
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
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
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
CSO figures confirm a significant bump in tourist numbers from abroad in the first quarter of 2013.
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
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
Manufacturing indexes across Europe paint a stark picture this morning.
# irish-economy - Thursday 14 March, 2013
Bill Cullen and Jackie Lavin took over the hotel in 1990.
# irish-economy - Monday 4 March, 2013
The total tax take in February 2013 was €2.042 billion – down by €186 million on the same month from last year.
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
The activists then made their way to the IBEC conference to continue their protest.
# irish-economy - Thursday 14 February, 2013
*May not actually be feasible.
Uh-oh. A dramatic drop in the Eurozone economy spells bad news for hopes of a further boom in Irish exports.
# irish-economy - Wednesday 13 February, 2013
Olli Rehn has written to EU ministers indicating an openness to delaying austerity measures on a case-by-case basis.
# irish-economy - Monday 21 January, 2013
The employers group has a cheery outlook for 2013 – predicting that the public will become as optimistic as outsiders.
# irish-economy - Monday 14 January, 2013
New CSO figures show that the increase in disposable income, combined with only modest spending, increased general savings.
# irish-economy - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
We should be over our outrage at petty jibes by now, writes John Verling. Both countries have grown up.
# irish-economy - Tuesday 18 December, 2012
That might not sound like much, but the eurozone as a whole shrank by 0.1 per cent in the same period.
The Washington-based fund affirms its stance that additional budgets during the year should be avoided.
# irish-economy - Friday 14 December, 2012
The value of Irish exports was up slightly on September, while the volume of imports also fell.
# irish-economy - Wednesday 5 December, 2012
The seasonally adjusted figures on the Live Register show a drop of 1,500; the numbers are down 12,290 in a year.
# irish-economy - Monday 3 December, 2012
The KBC Bank Ireland/ESRI index shows a small amount of growth with sentiment at 63.8 in November compared to 60.9 in October.
# irish-economy - Monday 26 November, 2012
Over 500,000 people visited Galway city for the festival with 16% of those coming from outside of Ireland.
# irish-economy - Thursday 15 November, 2012
The company that took over from Quinn Insurance will make 140 redundancies in Dublin, 75 in Cavan, and 70 in Enniskillen.
# irish-economy - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
The drop in Ireland’s trade surplus is the first since March of this year.
# irish-economy - Monday 1 October, 2012
Disposable incomes in Irish households fell by more than in every other EU country between 2009 and 2011 – except for Greece.
# irish-economy - Thursday 27 September, 2012
State broadcaster is reviewing applications not decided on by management.
The report contradicts a working paper from the summer that said two-fifths of families would be better off on the dole.
# irish-economy - Saturday 22 September, 2012
Plus – which Irish area has been keeping all the single people to itself? And how little confidence is ‘confidence’?