# recession - Today’s News
# recession - Friday 4 January, 2013
More and more people are volunteering since the onset of the recession but the national volunteer development agency cites other reasons for the increase.
# recession - Thursday 3 January, 2013
VAT and corporation tax recorded surpluses, while income tax and excise duties recorded shortfalls.
It is the first decline in the jobless figure since July 2012.
# recession - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
Our towns and cities are hamstrung by budget cuts – but a new initiative could help find solutions and save money, writes Barry Flinn.
# recession - Sunday 30 December, 2012
There seems to be slightly more optimism than usual about the economy as we head into 2013. What do you think – are you optimistic about it?
# recession - Thursday 27 December, 2012
HURRAH! Break out the champagne and foie gras…
# recession - Wednesday 26 December, 2012
With the Great Irish Bake-Off due to start in 2013, Rosanne Hewitt-Cromwell explains why baking has made a resurgence in the recession.
# recession - Friday 21 December, 2012
Obama said he’ll try to prevent across-the-board tax increases after a vote calling for higher rates on million-dollar earners failed.
# recession - Thursday 20 December, 2012
Crowds gathered today to protest against job and benefit cuts as well as the tax increases passed today.
We came second in the world behind Australia and ahead of Canada.
# recession - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
# recession - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
It was the highest number of job seekers registered in Spain since current records began in 1996.
# recession - Sunday 2 December, 2012
Some scientists have turned to crowdfunding to raise money for their work – with one TCD researcher raising more than €20,000.
# recession - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Our blind faith in growing the economy may be ignoring some important facts, writes Dermot McNally.
# recession - Monday 26 November, 2012
We want to hear from a wide range of people across the country to find out their thoughts both ahead of Budget Day and on the day itself.
# recession - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
Where many a day turned to midnight…
# recession - Monday 19 November, 2012
Barcelona chiefs eventually resolved the situation and the midfielder was granted a temporary visa.
# recession - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
Labour Party TD for Dublin North Brendan Ryan says the Irish public “will not stand for further cuts in education or other frontline services”.
# recession - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty says Kevin Murphy’s total remuneration package of €586,000 breached the government’s own pay cap.
# recession - Sunday 11 November, 2012
High-skilled – but high wage-earners – are among those most likely to be let go, finds Columbia University research.
# recession - Friday 9 November, 2012
The telecommunications company hopes to reduce the workforce by February 2013.
# recession - Saturday 3 November, 2012
# recession - Friday 2 November, 2012
Beaumont Hospital in Dublin spent more than twice as much as any other hospital in the country on debt collectors.
# recession - Sunday 28 October, 2012
And has the recession even pushed us into liking a ‘bad bargain’?
# recession - Wednesday 24 October, 2012
# recession - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
The closure of Co-operative Poultry Products Ltd will also affect local growers in the area, according to Siptu.
# recession - Monday 22 October, 2012
And looking ahead to winter, households are worried about heating costs and Christmas expenses.
# recession - Sunday 21 October, 2012
Businesses have always failed – recession or otherwise – but what happens when they do, and what are the different options that are available to them.
# recession - Friday 19 October, 2012
# recession - Tuesday 16 October, 2012
Study shows that chains like Tesco, Aldi and Lidl are experiencing more growth than homegrown Irish chains – do you make a conscious choice to shop in Irish supermarkets?
# recession - Monday 15 October, 2012
The initiative was launched by Enda Kenny and Joan Burton this morning.
# recession - Tuesday 25 September, 2012
The tycoon also said Irish people had behaved like adults during the recession.
More than two thirds of people surveyed have a pension – but many are finding it too difficult to keep up with monthly financial commitments.
# recession - Monday 24 September, 2012
More people started new businesses last year than ever before.
# recession - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
Placing social welfare costs onto businesses is an additional burden on employers and will result in job losses writes Ian Martin.
# recession - Tuesday 18 September, 2012
There was nostalgia aplenty at 79-80 Talbot Street in Dublin’s city centre today as people reminisced about the shop that had everything.
Clerys was sold to an American private equity group last night, just hours after it was placed into receivership.
# recession - Sunday 16 September, 2012
There has been a 30 per cent increase in Neighbourhood Watch schemes around the country in recent years.
# recession - Thursday 13 September, 2012
Figures revealed for the first time show that 38 per cent of mortgage applications were rejected last year.