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Growth

# growth - Today’s News

WhatsApp CEO vows to keep things simple after hitting 500 million users mark

The app now sees more than 700 million photos and 100 million videos shared through it every day as it aims to reach one billion users.

# growth - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish breast cancer research team reveal ‘exciting’ new research Treatment

Irish breast cancer research team reveal ‘exciting’ new research

Breast Predict was founded six months ago, and has already revealed some exciting findings.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is it time to ease off on austerity? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it time to ease off on austerity?

Goodbody stockbrokers says it’s not but last week the ESRI said we could avoid budget cuts if growth continues. What do you think?

# growth - Friday 11 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie €2 billion budget cuts can be avoided* says ESRI Optimism

€2 billion budget cuts can be avoided* says ESRI

*If economic growth stays strong.

# growth - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Whatsapp experiences busiest day as it handled 64 billion messages in 24 hours

More than 20 billion messages were sent and 44 billion messages were received through the app in the space of 24 hours.

Domino’s Irish sales are topping 2013

E-commerce and mobile deliver a strong showing for pizza company.

# growth - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Netflix finishes the year strong as total membership grows to 44 million

The streaming service, which is planning a major expansion across Europe this year, sees 93 per cent of its members pay for it.

# growth - Friday 3 January, 2014

‘Highest level of job creation’ through IDA in over a decade

However, the target of placing half of these new jobs outside Dublin and Cork was not met.

# growth - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Damien Kiberd: Drop the goody-two-shoes approach to economic policy

Job figure increases are welcome – but Government needs to be bolshy to grab the three things it needs for proper growth.

# growth - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

‘The Irish economy has turned the corner’ – ESRI

The ESRI are predicted strong GNP growth and unemployment falls next year, driven by improving domestic demand.

# growth - Monday 16 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# growth - Saturday 12 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Noonan on Budget 2014: ‘You’ll be astounded at all the good news I’ll be announcing’ Fine Gael Conference

Noonan on Budget 2014: ‘You’ll be astounded at all the good news I’ll be announcing’

The Finance Minister has told delegates at the Fine Gael national conference that the Budget on Tuesday is going to “reasonably tough”.

# growth - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday Nine At Nine

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you begin your day…

Rise in employment signals 2 per cent growth in Irish economy

Growth next year will depend on what happens outside Ireland, according to the ESRI.

# growth - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Scaling back on fiscal adjustment is risky, says Central Bank Risky

Scaling back on fiscal adjustment is risky, says Central Bank

The Central Bank has downgraded Ireland’s growth forecast for this year stating Ireland’s recovery will be a “gradual” one.

# growth - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Ex-IMF mission chief: ‘Ireland needs a new jolt of growth’

Ashoka Mody has spoken out against austerity once again ahead of the October budget.

# growth - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Multinational companies are not here just for tax breaks — Burton EU Probe

Multinational companies are not here just for tax breaks — Burton

Minister Joan Burton said that while Ireland’s tax rates are favourable, the companies still employ large numbers of people.

# growth - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Pension fund values see growth of 11 per cent Pensions

Pension fund values see growth of 11 per cent

The growth comes despite the government levy on savings which took almost €500 million last year.

# growth - Thursday 25 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Crumlin Hospital says it mistakenly told 18 families their children may have been infected Bug

Crumlin Hospital says it mistakenly told 18 families their children may have been infected

However the children’s hospital now says there’s a new group of seven children who may have been contaminated with a bug.

# growth - Sunday 21 July, 2013

‘Moving away from austerity is the sensible action’ – former IMF mission chief

Ireland needs growth and Ashoka Mody believes the only way to get it is to pull back on the “severe commitment to austerity”.

# growth - Friday 28 June, 2013

Varadkar admits property tax has contributed to Ireland’s return to recession

Leo Varadkar was responding to economic growth figures released yesterday.

# growth - Saturday 15 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Merkel tells young people with no jobs that they might have to move Pack Your Bags

Merkel tells young people with no jobs that they might have to move

Merkel said there will have to be more mobility if the youth unemployment figures are to be reduced.

# growth - Friday 12 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Gilmore hits out at ‘relentless criticism from the commentariat’ Labour

Gilmore hits out at ‘relentless criticism from the commentariat’

In an email to party members this evening the Labour leader insists that his party has helped bring Ireland from “a state of economic chaos to stability.”

# growth - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

ESB International announces €30 million contract win in Turkey ESB

ESB International announces €30 million contract win in Turkey

Details of the contract win will be announced at an event in Istanbul attended by the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore.

# growth - Thursday 21 March, 2013

CSO figures indicate economic growth of 0.9 per cent in 2012

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.

# growth - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie New research shows brain tumours can be killed with anti-nausea drug Cancer

New research shows brain tumours can be killed with anti-nausea drug

The drug is currently being used to help patients recovering from the side effects of chemotherapy.

# growth - Friday 15 March, 2013

Eurozone finance ministers consider Cyprus bailout

The meeting of finance ministers will follow day two of a summit by EU leaders which will focus on the Syrian crisis.

# growth - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

China to become top export destination for Ireland

It is expected the UK, USA and Germany will remain the top three destinations but countries

# growth - Friday 1 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Interview: ‘People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now’ – Nick Webb Opinion

Interview: ‘People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now’ – Nick Webb

Do our politicians have it in them to say no more, asks writer and journalist, Nick Webb, who gives his ideas on what should be top of the politician’s to-do list.

# growth - Thursday 31 January, 2013

ESRI predicts economic growth and fall in unemployment in 2013

The ESRI said the driving force behind the reduction in unemployment is ongoing net emigration.

# growth - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie French minister says the country is “totally bankrupt” Bankrupt

French minister says the country is “totally bankrupt”

The minister said reducing the country’s deficit was fundamental for the economy, enterprise and jobs.

Central Bank revises downward forecast for economic recovery

Public sector employment is expected to fall this year but should be slightly outweighed by renewed expansion in private sector hiring.

# growth - Monday 14 January, 2013

IAA: 2013 another “tough year” for Irish aviation industry

However, Irish air traffic has returned to ‘modest growth’ in 2012, and there are signs that a more consistent growth will emerge, said the Irish Aviation Authority.

# growth - Monday 17 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Stability, jobs and growth: Ireland’s EU Presidency motto Eu Presidency

Stability, jobs and growth: Ireland’s EU Presidency motto

A deal on bank debt is one of the top priorities, the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said today.

# growth - Sunday 9 December, 2012

The slowest-growing cities of the past 20 years

Some cities have found it more difficult than others to recover from the 2008 economic meltdown…

# growth - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: We believe economic growth can save us… but can it? Opinion

Column: We believe economic growth can save us… but can it?

Our blind faith in growing the economy may be ignoring some important facts, writes Dermot McNally.

# growth - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Growth forecast for this year raised, but next year’s lowered

Mixed news from the government’s medium-term fiscal statement released yesterday.

# growth - Friday 26 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie 40 new jobs for Kepak in Cork Jobswatch

40 new jobs for Kepak in Cork

In addition to the 60 jobs already filled, Kepak will create 100 new jobs in a 12 month period.

# growth - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Paddy Power to create 600 jobs in Dublin by 2015

Hundreds of positions will be created as part of the bookmaker’s international online expansion.

# growth - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

IMF: Irish economy to grow but unemployment will remain high in 2013 IMF

IMF: Irish economy to grow but unemployment will remain high in 2013

The International Monetary Fund has warned of a global economic slowdown in its latest World Economic Outlook which notes our own “bumpy recovery”.

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