# unemployment - Today’s News
# unemployment - Thursday 4 February, 2016
The number has dropped by almost 30% from its August 2011 peak.
# unemployment - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
Ireland’s key jobs sectors are picking up.
# unemployment - Thursday 7 January, 2016
The number of people signing on in December was 34,496 fewer than in the same month in 2014.
# unemployment - Thursday 17 December, 2015
Janet and Eugene found being separated from their children and grandchildren unbearable.
# unemployment - Monday 23 November, 2015
The Tánaiste said it was deemed that the man was ‘not genuinely seeking work’.
# unemployment - Tuesday 17 November, 2015
Just don’t mention the regional unemployment.
# unemployment - Wednesday 4 November, 2015
Jake Gartland, who you may recognise as Shauna from RTE’s Dole Life, says you should never judge a book by its cover.
# unemployment - Sunday 18 October, 2015
We’ve taken a look at some Eurostat data.
# unemployment - Monday 5 October, 2015
College graduates have weathered the recession far better than those without a degree, but unemployment rates are still high.
# unemployment - Thursday 3 September, 2015
‘Obligations to care for children or the lack of employment in rural areas may well have accounted for the vast proportion of the unemployment rate during the Celtic Tiger.’
# unemployment - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
The unemployment rate has stopped falling.
# unemployment - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
Employment is now increasing at a rate of over 1,000 jobs per week.
# unemployment - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
The unemployment rate for July went in the wrong direction for the first time since the start of 2014.
# unemployment - Sunday 19 July, 2015
But there are also skills that can help you in almost any career.
# unemployment - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
Ireland can look to the UK and US for signs of what’s to come.
# unemployment - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
Average pay packets took another hit at the start of the year.
# unemployment - Thursday 21 May, 2015
There are now 1.9 million people employed in Ireland and 212,000 who are unemployed.
# unemployment - Thursday 7 May, 2015
Brendan Howlin, for one, doesn’t agree.
# unemployment - Wednesday 29 April, 2015
The number of people signing on has dropped but unemployment is still at 10%.
# unemployment - Tuesday 7 April, 2015
Here I am, feeling like a second-class citizen in my own country, crying over a water meter. Do the politicians I voted for even care?
# unemployment - Tuesday 31 March, 2015
The country’s unemployment figures for March were the best since the fall of the Berlin Wall.
# unemployment - Saturday 28 March, 2015
He’s been learning the descant recorder, you know.
# unemployment - Thursday 19 March, 2015
One in four workers earn less than the living wage, new research has found.
# unemployment - Monday 16 March, 2015
In 2008, the trend of falling suicide rates started to reverse and self-harm among both men and women has also been rising.
# unemployment - Saturday 7 March, 2015
Plus: How much did Willie Walsh earn last year?
# unemployment - Wednesday 4 March, 2015
The live register hasn’t seen figures this low since February 2009
# unemployment - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
* “Apart from politics of course,” the Tánaiste said.
The National Youth Council of Ireland thinks “significant reform” of the internship scheme is needed.
The Tánaiste answered questions about Labour’s low poll ratings today.
# unemployment - Saturday 21 February, 2015
Almost four years on from the launch of the internship scheme, we’ve been asking participants about their experiences…
# unemployment - Wednesday 11 February, 2015
A study found that both men and women of all ages were equally vulnerable to the effects of rising unemployment.
# unemployment - Friday 6 February, 2015
A substantial minimum wage rise right now would be a very hollow victory if it meant that businesses couldn’t remain competitive and collapsed.
# unemployment - Thursday 5 February, 2015
A new ESRI study has looked at how many young people were unemployed in recent years – and it’s grim reading.
# unemployment - Tuesday 3 February, 2015
*According to the Central Bank’s latest update, that is.
# unemployment - Monday 2 February, 2015
Opinion: JobBridge has very vocal critics, but it’s delivering results for thousands of young people
Unpaid internships are largely the preserve of the well-off and reinforce disadvantage; JobBridge has levelled the playing field.
How about we start from scratch?
# unemployment - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
The unemployment rate is now down to 10.6%.
# unemployment - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
But at least things are looking good for jobs and the economy.