Fáilte Ireland has announced that January has been a record month for attracting international business conferences and events to Ireland and 57 conferences worth at least €28 million to the economy have been secured for future years.
Sun, 10 Feb, 2019
Ireland's economy has been ranked as 14th in the world when it comes to innovation, according to the 2019 Bloomberg Innovation Index.
Tue, 22 Jan, 2019
Shares in Dalata fell around 2.5% as it warned that hiking the 9% Vat rate could reduce group revenues by up to 2% for the year.
Wed, 05 Sep, 2018
Over 12 years ago, the Irish economy was booming and only a few were warning about the bust that was on its way.scans the headlines of the day to assess the nation’s mood.
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018
The Government has been accused of fuelling the “two-tier” economic recovery after it emerged more than half of all IDA Ireland site visits this year have been to the greater Dublin area while 10 counties have not been visited at all.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Ireland has the distinction of having been the EU28’s fastest growing economy in three of the past four years, writes.
Tue, 03 Apr, 2018
Last week, the CSO produced its first estimate of growth in the Irish economy in 2017, writes.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
Ireland's "unique exposure" to Brexit means it faces potentially devastating cuts in exports and production levels and a huge threat to jobs that could cost the country billions each year.
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018
The Irish economy is continuing to grow at a healthy pace according to the Central Bank.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2017
Fri, 06 Jan, 2017
We are rarely aware of the high-water marks in life until after the water recedes.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2016
Probably the most comprehensive set of data published on the Irish economy is the CSO’s Quarterly National Household Survey.
Tue, 31 May, 2016
The contribution of US multinational companies to the Irish economy is immense.
Mon, 04 Apr, 2016
Ireland’s economy is the “most vulnerable” to Britain’s potential exit from the EU, with a 2.2% impact on growth rates a possible consequence of the fallout.
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016
It is imperative to stop the loss of essential rental accommodation, says estate agent.
Sat, 02 Jan, 2016
The good news just keeps on coming this year on the Irish economy.
Tue, 24 Nov, 2015
I found myself deeply disturbed by the smugness of Finance Minister Michael Noonan and the Taoiseach in their pronouncements on Greece over recent weeks.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
The Greek crisis is providing a further “exceptional” boost to Irish exporters and the economy, but the outlook remains clouded by the uncertainty of the UK referendum vote on whether it turns its back on Europe, the head of the Irish Exporters has predicted.
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015
As the ingredients of an economic recovery continue to take hold in Ireland, the risk of complacency and arrogance looms large.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
Labour market figures published by the CSO last week for the final quarter of 2014 contained further good news on the Irish economy,
Tue, 03 Mar, 2015
This week’s Small Business Show looks at developments for rural communities and whether consumers can work with more austerity budgets and still be expected to spend in order to buoy the economy.
Thu, 17 Apr, 2014
The domestic economy is expected to grow slightly faster than initially forecast this year, the Central Bank has said.
Fri, 04 Apr, 2014
Fri, 07 Mar, 2014
The Central Bank said today that the persistent strains in financial markets are limiting Ireland's prospects for economic recovery.
Tue, 31 Jul, 2012
The Government has been warned that it's tax shortfall this year could be even greater than forecast.
Thu, 06 Sep, 2001
The Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern, has said the Government must manage Ireland’s economy carefully in the coming months to overcome the difficulties posed by the global recession.
Wed, 05 Sep, 2001