# economic-growth - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cyclist Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 10 February, 2016
TheJournal.ie’s GE16 FactCheck tests a prominent claim by the government parties.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 19 January, 2016
The country just posted its lowest growth in a quarter century.
# economic-growth - Thursday 10 September, 2015
Growth has been ‘exceptionally strong’ so far this year, but jobs and wages haven’t caught up.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
It’s the first time since the financial crisis that the economy has been in decline.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
Ireland can look to the UK and US for signs of what’s to come.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 5 May, 2015
The country’s central bank cut interest rates to a record low today.
# economic-growth - Monday 20 April, 2015
The taxes are rollin’ in for Michael Noonan.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
That’s according to the latest predictions from the IMF.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
The Central Bank’s latest forecasts are all pretty good.
# economic-growth - Thursday 22 January, 2015
Ireland has learnt a ‘difficult lesson’ from the financial crisis.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
The IMF has cut its economic predictions for the next two years.
# economic-growth - Friday 26 December, 2014
And China will become the world’s biggest economic powerhouse within a decade, according to the CEBR.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
But at least things are looking good for jobs and the economy.
# economic-growth - Thursday 11 December, 2014
The country’s still on target to meet its Budget forecasts.
# economic-growth - Monday 8 December, 2014
So much for being the “poster child” of Europe.
# economic-growth - Thursday 4 December, 2014
There will be no new ECB spending spree this month – despite growth forecasts being slashed.
# economic-growth - Thursday 18 September, 2014
There’s more positive economic news out today.
# economic-growth - Friday 29 August, 2014
The number of people living with dementia has more than doubled from about 3.68 million in 1990 to 9.2 million in 2010.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Almost one in four now think that the economy is stagnating.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
But growth in Dublin is outstripping growth in rural areas.
# economic-growth - Saturday 25 January, 2014
Oxfam won a PR coup this week with the simple line that the richest 85 people in the world have more wealth than the poorest 3.5 billion. But there’s one problem with that message – inequality isn’t actually keeping people in poverty.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
Growth next year will depend on what happens outside Ireland, according to the ESRI.
# economic-growth - Thursday 19 September, 2013
Ruairí Quinn said there is still a long way to go…
# economic-growth - Monday 16 September, 2013
The Budget is less than a month away, the economy shrank in the last quarter but the number of people in work has increased. Are you confident?
# economic-growth - Thursday 21 March, 2013
The fourth quarter of last year showed almost no change in GDP compared with 2011 while GNP declined by 0.8 per cent in Q4.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 12 March, 2013
All of that, and the Seanad gets to reform the Dáil… here’s what’s happening today in Leinster House.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Figures from Eurostat confirm initial estimates in February that the eurozone economy shrank by 0.6 per cent in Q4 of 2012 with the EU shrinking by 0.5 per cent.
# economic-growth - Thursday 31 January, 2013
The ESRI said the driving force behind the reduction in unemployment is ongoing net emigration.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 18 December, 2012
That might not sound like much, but the eurozone as a whole shrank by 0.1 per cent in the same period.
# economic-growth - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Our blind faith in growing the economy may be ignoring some important facts, writes Dermot McNally.
# economic-growth - Thursday 15 November, 2012
Hadn’t you noticed? Eurozone GDP fell by 0.1 per cent in the third quarter of 2012.
Mixed news from the government’s medium-term fiscal statement released yesterday.
# economic-growth - Friday 26 October, 2012
In addition to the 60 jobs already filled, Kepak will create 100 new jobs in a 12 month period.
# economic-growth - Monday 22 October, 2012
The business group says plans to increase PRSI or make employers cover sick will hamper job creation.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 25 September, 2012
Public sector allowances are small fry – but the media storm is a distraction from the real bad news, writes Michael Taft.
# economic-growth - Friday 21 September, 2012
# economic-growth - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
Figures compiled by Eurostat show that economic output in both the eurozone, and the EU as a whole, is down.
# economic-growth - Thursday 2 August, 2012
Two days after a similar IBEC projection, now Bank of Ireland believes the Irish economy will grow by 1 per cent this year.
# economic-growth - Tuesday 31 July, 2012
The employers’ group says the economy will grow by 1 per cent next year, because a weak euro will help exports.
# economic-growth - Sunday 15 July, 2012
The comments from Wen Jiabao follow news on Friday that China’s economy grew by 7.6 per cent, the lowest since the first quarter of 2009.