# recession - Today’s News
# recession - Tuesday 21 August, 2012
Almost 24,000 commercial properties in Ireland are vacant, with the highest rates found in Sligo and Leitrim.
# recession - Thursday 16 August, 2012
A disappointing April was followed by an improved May but June’s exports fell back once more.
New Irish study raises concern over 15- to 17-year-old age group while British study links recession and unemployment to rise in overall suicide rate.
# recession - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
Barnardos closure is just the ‘tip of the iceberg’, according to Grant Thornton.
# recession - Tuesday 7 August, 2012
However, there are still barriers to employment opportunities including a lack of business and unrealistic salary expectations.
# recession - Monday 6 August, 2012
100 per cent mortgages, chandeliers for the utility room: the bubble-era ads that enticed us to buy, buy, buy (on the never-never).
# recession - Monday 30 July, 2012
He will be in charge of policy for red-hot recession issues including mortgage arrears and lending to SMEs.
# recession - Sunday 29 July, 2012
More than 50 per cent of those surveyed said the economy would be better on its own.
# recession - Saturday 28 July, 2012
# recession - Wednesday 25 July, 2012
Dramatic increase in black economy is costing the State €5 billion, says the Irish Small & Medium Enterprises Association.
Britain’s economic output collapsed by 0.7 per cent, far more than analysts expected.
# 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?