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# celtic-tiger - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Opinion: How will Ireland’s rise, fall and humble recovery affect us as a nation?

Ireland is back on track – according to the ratings agencies anyway – but we aren’t the same people we were ten years ago. And we never will be again.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From Business ETC Daft report: More houses coming onto market, Dublin prices up by 21 per cent Property Prices

Daft report: More houses coming onto market, Dublin prices up by 21 per cent

There were also price rises in Cork and Galway, but decreases in Limerick and Waterford cities.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 18 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 Google search trends that prove Ireland’s glory days are truly over It's Going Down

8 Google search trends that prove Ireland’s glory days are truly over

“Luxury spa weekends in Athlone”.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From Business ETC Estate agents report “mini-boom” as price increases spread outside Dublin Roar

Estate agents report “mini-boom” as price increases spread outside Dublin

A survey by the Real Estate Alliance reveals an average rise in prices across the country of 6 per cent.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 21 March, 2014

From Business ETC Tiger’s gone: Inventor of Celtic Tiger resigns Put Down

Tiger’s gone: Inventor of Celtic Tiger resigns

Banker who coined the phrase for Irish economic ‘miracle’ has worked for several powerhouse financial institutions.

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Cecilia Ahern says Bertie ‘has always genuinely cared and always put Ireland before himself’

The best-selling author and daughter of the former taoiseach has defended her father in an interview to be broadcast tomorrow.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 rules Irish people have for talking about money Made Of Money

7 rules Irish people have for talking about money

They MUST have won the Lotto.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Ex-DDDA boss to explain “significant expenses” in Lillie’s Bordello & elsewhere

Thousands of euro in expenses on food, drink and entertainment were racked up by the Docklands agency during the mid-2000s.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 12 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 foods that simply did not exist in Ireland before the Celtic Tiger Notions

7 foods that simply did not exist in Ireland before the Celtic Tiger

Our pre and post Celtic Tiger diets.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Over 550 unfinished estates have been resolved in the last year, but 1,200 remain

The Minister for Housing says that progress is being made on unfinished housing estates.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 25 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 signs you’ve been living without storage for too long Apartment Story

9 signs you’ve been living without storage for too long

You never thought you’d grow up to be an adult dreaming of storage solutions, did you?

# celtic-tiger - Monday 11 November, 2013

Prices for NAMA artworks slashed to achieve faster sale

Four paintings that once belonged to financier Derek Quinlan will go on sale later this month.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 8 November, 2013

NCAD wants Dublin 8 acknowledged as ‘leading cultural and creative quarter’

The college’s head of design said today that the area’s role in the country’s creative economy must be officially recognised.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 worrying signs that Ireland has developed ‘notions’ Notions

9 worrying signs that Ireland has developed ‘notions’

Remember what happened last time?

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Column: The Celtic Tiger mauled Ireland, so why are NI politicians trying to mimic it?

The fascination some politicians in Northern Ireland have with the Republic’s boom years is creating some strange political bedfellows and confusing policies, writes David McCann.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 10 October, 2013

“We can finally put Priory Hall behind us” – deal is reached on apartment complex

Residents will be offered new mortgages, as well as being given 12 months to find a new house.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Five years older and deeper in debt… So why don’t the Irish protest more?

In the last few years, there’s been a noticeable decrease in the numbers taking to the streets to voice their anger. We asked the experts — why are the Irish so reluctant to protest?

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 28 September, 2013

From Business ETC Micheál Martin: Social partnership wasn’t equipped for the economic boom Celtic Tiger

Micheál Martin: Social partnership wasn’t equipped for the economic boom

Martin said that there were a number of mistakes made by the Fianna Fáil administration during its 14 years in office.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge This boomtime poster of Bertie Ahern with bling sums up the Celtic Tiger Pimp My Party

This boomtime poster of Bertie Ahern with bling sums up the Celtic Tiger

Yes, it was an actual campaign for Ógra Fianna Fáil membership. Yes, it’s for sale. Yes, it would be perfect for your living room.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 23 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era Celtictigernostalgia

12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era

#celtictigernostalgia is trending on Twitter.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 20 September, 2013

Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families

The long-term study focusing on childhood found a significant increase in the number of parents going through financial problems between 2008 and 2011.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 things anyone who has lived in a Celtic Tiger apartment will understand 1990s Living

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Would you pay €1.5 million for this Galway bungalow? Megabucks

Would you pay €1.5 million for this Galway bungalow?

No recession ’round here!

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Column: The fall of the Celtic Tiger – what next?

The scale of the economic and financial catastrophe that befell Ireland was virtually unprecedented in post-war industrial country history; we need to examine the inadequacies of the Irish policymaking process, write Donal Donovan and Antoin E Murphy.

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Bereaved resident urges Taoiseach to deal with Priory Hall

Stephanie Meehan made an emotional plea to Enda Kenny on the Late Late Show last night.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

AIB chief is ‘not aware of’ any internal investigations into former directors

The bank’s CEO David Duffy said that no investigations had happened during his tenure and that discussing past directors would be “therapeutic but unfair”.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 26 August, 2013

Column: Is it time to stop bashing Bertie?

Serious question, writes Paul Allen. If we do not learn from our mistakes and more readily embrace the knowledge of those that have made them, we will always be prone to repeating the errors of the past.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 9 August, 2013

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2013*

*The events of 2013 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2012*

*The events of 2012 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2011*

*The events of 2011 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2010*

*The events of 2010 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 5 August, 2013

Ireland In The Bailout Years: 2009*

*The events of 2009 in Ireland, according to resident satirist TheMire.net in this special extract from spoof news site chronicling the fall of the Celtic Tiger.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Over 43,000 homeowners in arrears could have properties repossessed

The property owners are at risk of legal action once banks’ ability to seek repossession is restored following the passing of new legislation, a new report states.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 4 July, 2013

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation

Allsop Space were forced to abandon the event this morning after a handful of demonstrators entered the venue and demanded it be called off.

Noonan: People need to stop mucking around in Garda business

The Finance Minister has been expressing concerns about “contamination of evidence” while answering questions about the Anglo Tapes controversy today.

Developer being pursued by Ulster Bank among protest group that halted Allsop auction

A group of protesters forced the cancellation of the distressed property sale at Dublin’s Shelbourne Hotel, after gaining access to the auction room.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 1 July, 2013

Were AIB ‘lending money to every cowboy in town’?

AIB and Bank of Ireland are in the spotlight in the latest round of Anglo Tapes by the Irish Independent. Here are some of the more memorable quotes.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 28 June, 2013

Property prices down in May, but rate of drop slowing

The most positive signs are in the Dublin market, with homes changing hands for 1.4 per cent more than in the same month last year.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 27 June, 2013

‘Becoming complacent is my only worry’ – David Drumm’s 2005 take on Anglo

Three years before the bank guarantee, the then-CEO was talking up Anglo’s hiring policy and describing the outlook for Ireland as ‘very positive indeed’.

‘We need to get away from Celtic Tiger thinking’ – Arts Council

The arts has “untapped potential”, supports almost 21,000 jobs in Ireland and has the potential to create more, the Arts Council has said.

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