Thu, 02 Nov, 2017
A formal proposal by Cork County Council to extend the city boundary would leave it with a revenue deficit of €8.6m annually, considerably less than a near €50m per year loss if the Mackinnon report recommendations are implemented.
Tue, 12 Sep, 2017
It is hard to argue with the contention that we should have a balanced economy. It means an economy that not only has a broad mix of industries where we are highly effective and competitive but an economy that enhances the potential of the whole country.
Thu, 25 May, 2017
PENSION planning may have been the root-canal work of managing your affairs – you do it when you have to but not a moment before. It combines cost, confusion and long-term speculation in the most opaque and unattractive way, yet deferring your involvement creates even more problems.
Thu, 23 Sep, 2010
THE National Pensions Framework (NPF) launched on Wednesday should be seen as just an opening gambit in an ever-evolving set of arrangements to encourage all of us to accept our responsibilities to provide for ourselves and others after our working lives end.
Fri, 05 Mar, 2010