Mon, 27 Apr, 2020
The Government appears to be drawing closer to formally conceding the tech giants, including Google, Twitter, and Facebook, which have significant bases in Ireland will be taxed by individual governments on the revenues they generate across Europe.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
The chief of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) — a regular visitor during the financial crisis — has warned that, despite an impressive economic recovery, Ireland should never forget it’s a small country that belongs to “the Avis Club”.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
A modest recovery underway in the global economy is at risk from economic nationalism and diverging central bank policies, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has said as it forecast only a slight pick-up in growth.
Wed, 08 Mar, 2017
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016
Greece must become more just and efficient to avoid a repeat of its economic crisis, its prime minister Alexis Tsipras said as he visited Paris to seek the blessings of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development for a series of reforms he has promised.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015
World financial leaders are likely to agree tomorrow to cut the number of actions they will take this year to boost growth to only 5-10 priorities per country to make it easier to check if they are being done, European officials said.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015
From China to Canada and London, fast-rising property markets are haunting the global economy again, five years after the US subprime mortgage bubble burst and triggered the worst financial crisis since the 1930s.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2013
It’s probably not a concept that the present Government, banks and lawmakers want to think about, but the fact is that Iceland’s economy has grown by leaps and bounds since the government there implemented widespread debt forgiveness for many of its citizens.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2013
Pressure mounted on Europe to build an even bigger financial stabilisation fund to head off sovereign debt concerns, with the United States, Brazil, and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) all urging an increase.
Sun, 26 Feb, 2012