# recession - Saturday 21 July, 2012
Is it a staycation, an Irish vacation or a trip abroad?
# recession - Monday 16 July, 2012
A study of 190 suicides in Cork highlights that almost a third of suicide victims worked in construction trades.
# recession - Wednesday 11 July, 2012
The Health Minister told the chamber that the current difficulties stem from ‘complex’ litigation.
New figures show 525 people took their own lives in Ireland in 2011.
# recession - Monday 9 July, 2012
A new survey says that 47 per cent of consumers struggle to pay all of their bills on time. Are you up-to-date with your bills?
# recession - Sunday 8 July, 2012
Dr Silvia Giordani says that having female role models in science is very important – and so is funding.
# recession - Saturday 7 July, 2012
Delicious and inexpensive recipes, clever ways with the shopping list… and some creative uses for household items.
# recession - Thursday 5 July, 2012
…But while the watershed campaign gave Fianna Fáil a landslide in 1977, writes David McCann, the triumph was short-lived and carries lessons for us today.
# recession - Tuesday 3 July, 2012
Mammoth Lakes doesn’t have the funds to pay $2.7m in obligations, especially after losing a property development fight.
# recession - Monday 2 July, 2012
Two new reports out this morning from Daft.ie and MyHome.ie show that the national average asking price for a home is now around €170,000.
# recession - Saturday 30 June, 2012
As new Irish book gives handy tips and recipes to help families cut their food bill, we want to hear about YOUR cost-efficient cooking…
# recession - Wednesday 27 June, 2012
The level of exports has exceeded pre-recession levels.
# recession - Monday 25 June, 2012
The Wexford TD is symptomatic of the move from delayed gratification to credit consumerism which we are still struggling to shake off, writes Nick Leeson.
It’s good news for mortgage-holders, according to IBEC – but anyone without a mortgage will see less money in their pocket this year.
# recession - Saturday 23 June, 2012
From Business ETC
You’ve done the interview but you miss out on the job. Should you consider writing a thank you letter to leave behind a good impression in case a future opportunity arises? Liam Horan reports.
Mark Boyle, an Irishman in Japan, says his home country and his adopted one have polar attitudes to government – and neither have been served well by their approach…
# recession - Monday 18 June, 2012
The quarterly bank survey has prompted an angry response from the SME sector.
# recession - Saturday 16 June, 2012
The ratings agency also says that the Irish economy will only grow by 0.2 per cent in 2012.
# recession - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
World Bank warns that African economies may face a more difficult future as the Chinese economy begins to slow.
# recession - Tuesday 12 June, 2012
15 per cent of people without children and 44 per cent of people with children would be better off not working given the high costs involved.
# recession - Monday 11 June, 2012
But people’s expectations about jobs and household finances have improved slightly.
# recession - Sunday 10 June, 2012
There were 552 suicides recorded in 2009, an increase of 9 per cent on the previous year. One study found a high number of people who had taken their own lives had been unemployed.
Nine things to know this morning…
And what’s being done to prevent it?
# recession - Tuesday 5 June, 2012
The unemployment rate among non-Irish nationals is now significantly higher than for those born here.
During the boom it was cheaper for businesses to buy property than to rent it – but that’s causing huge problems now, writes Peter Faulkner.
# recession - Saturday 2 June, 2012
New art exhibition explores Ireland’s economic collapse and its shaky future in the euro…
# recession - Wednesday 30 May, 2012
Campaigning on the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ side shut down at 2pm today. As you get your voting card ready for tomorrow’s poll, TheJournal.ie pushes aside the political point-scoring…
The ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ campaigns are going to be battling to get their messages across in the last hours before referendum vote. But have either of them managed to get you to switch sides?
Penny sweets, magazines and 99s – is the magical stuff of the corner shop a thing of the past?
Spain looking at issuing promissory notes to prop up its largest bank to the tune of €19bn. Don’t do it, says the Financial Times – just look at Ireland…
# recession - Tuesday 29 May, 2012
The jobs will be analysing global buying behaviour and will be created between now and the end of 2013.
# recession - Sunday 27 May, 2012
Dil Wickremasinghe recalls how she arrived in Ireland 12 years ago, then worked her way up to find success. (And true love.)
# recession - Saturday 26 May, 2012
Six weeks ago, Ben Peat thought his 70-year-old family electronics business was going under – but public support helped save his company from becoming another footnote in the story of the recession.
Jerry Greenfield – one half of Ben and Jerry’s ice-cream empire – says sustainable businesses that give back to communities are important.
# recession - Friday 25 May, 2012
1 in 10 mortgage holders are at least three months behind with repayments according to the new figures.
Around one quarter of people who ask for help are looking for food.
# recession - Thursday 17 May, 2012
Volunteering has increased dramatically in the recession. Anna Lee describes how anybody can be a volunteer – and it might even do you good.
# recession - Wednesday 16 May, 2012
Poignant scene at Letterkenny factory in Donegal where 15 people have lost their jobs as production of traditional Irish sweets move to UK.
# recession - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
Businessman George Mordaunt has some practical tips for dealing with their banks in times of financial stress.