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Richest 1% ‘set to own more than the rest by 2016’

Oxfam is calling on the Taoiseach to help drive discussion about tackling global inequality. The call comes as new figures from the international agency reveal that the richest 1% of the world will own more than all of the rest […]

We must rely less on turgid eurozone

As the Dáil returns to business this week, the Government is moving very much into election mode. It has committed to creating 40,000 jobs this year and bringing the unemployment rate back to single digits. Furthermore, it has committed to […]

Exports set to rise 7% in 2015

Irish exporters are set to see increased competition this year, but overall growth is still expected to amount to around 7%. “It will be difficult to increase and actually maintain market share in an ever-more competitive environment, even with the […]

Last year ‘was strongest for job creation since 2008’

December saw a 49% year-on-year rise in the number of professional jobs being made available, bringing to a close the strongest year of job creation since 2008. The latest Irish Employment Monitor, from recruitment giant Morgan McKinley, shows the life […]

Global markets dive on gloomy World Bank growth outlook

Financial and commodities markets slumped on Wednesday after the World Bank cut its growth forecasts for 2015 and 2016, fuelling fears that the benefits of cheaper oil may be offset by anaemic economies and the threat of deflation. Share prices, […]

Global markets dive on gloomy World Bank growth outlook

Financial and commodities markets slumped on Wednesday after the World Bank cut its growth forecasts for 2015 and 2016, fuelling fears that the benefits of cheaper oil may be offset by anaemic economies and the threat of deflation. Share prices, […]

World Bank cuts economic outlook despite oil price drop

The World Bank has lowered its global growth forecast for 2015 and next year due to disappointing economic prospects in the euro zone, Japan and some major emerging economies that offset the benefit of lower oil prices. The global development […]

More taxpayers get bumper pay packets as recovery grows

The number of people earning more than €200,000 in gross income is set to be almost a third higher this year, compared to four years ago. That’s according to figures compiled by the Revenue Commissioners and released by Finance Minister […]

European Court of Justice rules ECB bond-buying programme legal

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the European Central Bank’s bond-buying programme is legal, once certain conditions are met. The conditions identified by the court’s advocate general include an assurance that the ECB does not provide “direct” […]

Ireland is the fastest growing economy in Eurozone

Ireland is set to be the fastest-growing economy in the Eurozone for the second year in a row in 2015 as the recovery becomes sustainable, according to Goodbody Stockbrokers. The Dublin-based firm is forecasting growth of 4pc this year, highlighting […]

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