# trade - Today’s News
# trade - Sunday 14 December, 2014
One of the largest free trade agreements to be negotiated in recent times is provoking serious concerns among civil groups.
# trade - Thursday 11 December, 2014
What is the likelihood of the UK leaving the European Union… and what would it mean for Ireland if it did?
# trade - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
The figures for August show increases in exports of organic chemicals and pharmaceutical products but a fall for dairy products and birds’ eggs.
# trade - Friday 19 September, 2014
Scotland will be given more control over its own economic policies.
# trade - Saturday 16 August, 2014
We shouldn’t be focused on Vladimir Putin’s bullyboy ban on many EU foods – we should be making ties with ambitious countries that share our values.
# trade - Saturday 26 July, 2014
A new piece of law being considered would allow Ireland to move the clocks forward by an hour. Should we do it?
# trade - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
The extent of the measures will be announced on Thursday.
# trade - Saturday 19 July, 2014
# trade - Monday 14 July, 2014
Pharmaceuticals remain the backbone of the country’s exports.
Kevin Thornton has warned that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership could lead to the introduction of genetically-modified foods here. The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said that GM foods are safe to eat.
# trade - Friday 27 June, 2014
Officials from the US agriculture department will first need to conclude audits on Irish farms.
# trade - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Representatives from the Drinks Industry Group of Ireland will be visiting Leinster House today to discuss the issue.
# trade - Sunday 22 June, 2014
The minister has 16 meetings planned over the next four days with multinationals, potential investors and politicians.
# trade - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
The Taoiseach will be visiting several companies in both San Francisco and Silicon Valley.
# trade - Sunday 11 May, 2014
Irish products could have a big trading future with Asia, but we have to get it right.
# trade - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
The reality is that this globalisation of our food and agricultural system is failing consumers, the environment and our farmers.
# trade - Thursday 1 May, 2014
*No, we haven’t been invaded.
# trade - Friday 25 April, 2014
The lack of regulation means priceless treasures can be accidentally destroyed, criminals operate virtually unimpeded, and vulnerable communities are preyed upon.
# trade - Monday 14 April, 2014
Trade gains bump driven by food, essential oils and organic chemical sectors.
# trade - Sunday 13 April, 2014
*And by liked, we mean liked the potential of increased trade with the country.
# trade - Friday 11 April, 2014
EU deal could be worth €26 billion overall.
# trade - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Enda Kenny told business leaders in London that he discussed the possibility of a joint trade mission with David Cameron at last night’s State banquet.
# trade - Saturday 5 April, 2014
This is the first time the US has issued a license of this kind since the 1979 embargo.
# trade - Monday 10 March, 2014
Exporter body predicts growth in Ireland-Asia trade for next 15 years.
# trade - Thursday 6 March, 2014
Economic upturn to thank for increase in volume
# trade - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
The deal struck between the government and opposition in Ukraine is a win for the EU … but Russia is not out of the fight, David Moloney.
# trade - Monday 24 February, 2014
In the past three years, sales of Fairtrade cotton in Europe has fallen – leaving those who produce it without the support needed to build a better future, writes Dunstan Burke.
# trade - Monday 10 February, 2014
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation is on the first ever joint trade mission of ministers from the Republic, Northern Ireland and the UK.
# trade - Monday 3 February, 2014
The figure is included in the Department of Foreign Affair’s first report on its economic and promotional activities.
# trade - Sunday 2 February, 2014
Taking the example of Ireland’s evolving relationship with Africa, it becomes clear that the DFA’s review of external relations might not be on the right track, writes Andy Storey.
# trade - Friday 24 January, 2014
The Taoiseach also dismissed suggestions that he would take up a role in the EU instead of leading Fine Gael into the 2016 general election.
# trade - Sunday 12 January, 2014
Were they not correct to put the business interests of Ireland first? And what about those other human rights abusers Ireland conveniently chooses to ignore?
# trade - Sunday 5 January, 2014
Enda Kenny and Richard Bruton will remain in the Gulf region until Thursday.
# trade - Thursday 2 January, 2014
The emergency aid includes jerry cans, mosquito nets and kitchen sets.
# trade - Monday 23 December, 2013
# trade - Thursday 19 December, 2013
Turns out people will not accept a reptile in exchange for alcohol.
# trade - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
The price of one Bitcoin has fallen from €873 at the beginning of the month to €323 today.
# trade - Saturday 7 December, 2013
The agreement includes commitments to facilitate trade by simplifying procedures for doing business across borders.
# trade - Monday 2 December, 2013
Being ‘the best in Ireland’ is too limited a goal for Irish businesses today; businesses should emulate Germany’s ‘Mittelstand’ approach to drive export growth, writes Patrick Burke.