# economic-growth - Today’s News
Rain or shine (and it’s mostly rain) there are some things we know will always happen in Ireland.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
Ireland can look to the UK and US for signs of what’s to come.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 5 May, 2015
The country’s central bank cut interest rates to a record low today.
# economic-growth - Monday 20 April, 2015
The taxes are rollin’ in for Michael Noonan.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
That’s according to the latest predictions from the IMF.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
The Central Bank’s latest forecasts are all pretty good.
# economic-growth - Thursday 22 January, 2015
Ireland has learnt a ‘difficult lesson’ from the financial crisis.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
The IMF has cut its economic predictions for the next two years.
# economic-growth - Friday 26 December, 2014
And China will become the world’s biggest economic powerhouse within a decade, according to the CEBR.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
But at least things are looking good for jobs and the economy.
# economic-growth - Thursday 11 December, 2014
The country’s still on target to meet its Budget forecasts.
# economic-growth - Monday 8 December, 2014
So much for being the “poster child” of Europe.
# economic-growth - Thursday 4 December, 2014
There will be no new ECB spending spree this month – despite growth forecasts being slashed.
# economic-growth - Thursday 18 September, 2014
There’s more positive economic news out today.
# economic-growth - Friday 29 August, 2014
The number of people living with dementia has more than doubled from about 3.68 million in 1990 to 9.2 million in 2010.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Almost one in four now think that the economy is stagnating.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
But growth in Dublin is outstripping growth in rural areas.
# economic-growth - Saturday 25 January, 2014
Oxfam won a PR coup this week with the simple line that the richest 85 people in the world have more wealth than the poorest 3.5 billion. But there’s one problem with that message – inequality isn’t actually keeping people in poverty.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
Growth next year will depend on what happens outside Ireland, according to the ESRI.
# economic-growth - Thursday 19 September, 2013
Ruairí Quinn said there is still a long way to go…
# economic-growth - Monday 16 September, 2013
The Budget is less than a month away, the economy shrank in the last quarter but the number of people in work has increased. Are you confident?
# economic-growth - Thursday 21 March, 2013
The fourth quarter of last year showed almost no change in GDP compared with 2011 while GNP declined by 0.8 per cent in Q4.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 12 March, 2013
All of that, and the Seanad gets to reform the Dáil… here’s what’s happening today in Leinster House.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Figures from Eurostat confirm initial estimates in February that the eurozone economy shrank by 0.6 per cent in Q4 of 2012 with the EU shrinking by 0.5 per cent.
# economic-growth - Thursday 31 January, 2013
The ESRI said the driving force behind the reduction in unemployment is ongoing net emigration.
# economic-growth - 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.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Our blind faith in growing the economy may be ignoring some important facts, writes Dermot McNally.
# economic-growth - Thursday 15 November, 2012
Hadn’t you noticed? Eurozone GDP fell by 0.1 per cent in the third quarter of 2012.
Mixed news from the government’s medium-term fiscal statement released yesterday.
# economic-growth - Friday 26 October, 2012
In addition to the 60 jobs already filled, Kepak will create 100 new jobs in a 12 month period.
# economic-growth - Monday 22 October, 2012
The business group says plans to increase PRSI or make employers cover sick will hamper job creation.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 25 September, 2012
Public sector allowances are small fry – but the media storm is a distraction from the real bad news, writes Michael Taft.
# economic-growth - Friday 21 September, 2012
# economic-growth - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
Figures compiled by Eurostat show that economic output in both the eurozone, and the EU as a whole, is down.
# economic-growth - Thursday 2 August, 2012
Two days after a similar IBEC projection, now Bank of Ireland believes the Irish economy will grow by 1 per cent this year.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
The employers’ group says the economy will grow by 1 per cent next year, because a weak euro will help exports.
# economic-growth - Sunday 15 July, 2012
The comments from Wen Jiabao follow news on Friday that China’s economy grew by 7.6 per cent, the lowest since the first quarter of 2009.
# economic-growth - Friday 15 June, 2012
The latest IMF update on Ireland’s financial health, summarised into handy bitesized chunks.
The latest quarterly review of Ireland’s bailout paints a mixed picture…
# economic-growth - Tuesday 12 June, 2012
That is the view of the United Nations, which said nearly a third of North Korean children under the age of 5 show signs of stunting. 16 million North Koreans rely on food rations.
# economic-growth - Thursday 7 June, 2012
The New York Times’ Paul Krugman played down Estonia’s economy. Toomas Hendrik Ilves wasn’t at all pleased.