# recession - Tuesday 5 June, 2012
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.
# recession - Sunday 13 May, 2012
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# recession - Thursday 10 May, 2012
Plus, a restructure, results and a resignation.
# recession - Monday 7 May, 2012
The country faces political instability after voters angry at crippling income cuts punished mainstream politicians by withdrawing support – but gave no one party enough votes to govern alone.
# recession - Saturday 5 May, 2012
The Purchasing Managers Index watches the performance of services and manufacturing – and shows the eurozone and the US are still deep in recession…
# recession - Thursday 3 May, 2012
A new poll has shown that the majority of people believe Ireland should be proud of its reputation as an international donor.
# recession - Wednesday 2 May, 2012
The first major debate between the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps was televised last night – so where do you stand as of this morning?
# recession - Tuesday 1 May, 2012
Join TheJournal.ie as we track the hits and misses of the first major televised debate between the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps in the Fiscal Compact referendum.
# recession - Monday 30 April, 2012
The International Labour Organization also warns that austerity could lead to another recession.
# recession - Saturday 28 April, 2012
After 78 years in business, the electronics store closed its 11 branches earlier this month – but today it reopened its Parnell Street branch.
# recession - Friday 27 April, 2012
Could it be you or have you given up on the dream?
Almost one quarter of the workforce is unemployed, according to the latest figures out today.
# recession - Wednesday 25 April, 2012
Suicidology organisation’s president and TD does concede that high rate of suicide among unemployed linked to those with psychiatric illness being less likely to have a job.
Preliminary estimates from the Office for National Statistics bear bad news…
# recession - Saturday 21 April, 2012
The Finance Minister has confirmed that 24 staff at the institution, which is 99.8 per cent owned by the State, are continuing to receive salaries in excess of €250,000.
# recession - Wednesday 11 April, 2012
AIB was recapitalised by this country’s citizens after its reckless lending strategy – and one backed by bondholders. Now, writes independent TD Stephen Donnelly, those bondholders continue to make no losses at all.
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It’s in Cavan but it’s a two-bed semi-detached – just one of the ‘distressed’ properties in latest auction.
# recession - Tuesday 10 April, 2012
The survey found that the future outlook for many non-profits is questionable…and boards may have to decide to cease operations altogether.
# recession - Saturday 7 April, 2012
In today’s world great customer service and dedication are no longer enough for a business, writes Peter Faulkner. But what have we lost?
# recession - Tuesday 3 April, 2012
Former trader Nick Leeson on bidding wars at boom-time black-tie balls… and how someone saw fit to flick the over-ride switch so the excess could continue.
# recession - Friday 30 March, 2012
Emigration rises and falls with the economy.
# recession - Wednesday 28 March, 2012
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.
# recession - Monday 26 March, 2012
Someone must have missed last week’s CSO news…
A survey of small businesses found it takes an average of 71 days to receive payment – and ISME is blaming big businesses and government agencies.
# recession - Saturday 24 March, 2012
“Raise the shutters on a vacant unit, and life returns to an area”: Arts initiative PrettyvacanT Dublin on bringing energy through art back to abandoned buildings.