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# alcohol-pricing - Thursday 3 September, 2015

The EU's top court has punched a hole in Leo's plan for higher alcohol prices
# Gulp
# Gulp

The EU's top court has punched a hole in Leo's plan for higher alcohol prices

Sep 3rd 2015, 2:57 PM 25,185 Views 106 Comments

The laws could breach European free-trade rules.

# alcohol-pricing - Monday 31 August, 2015

See ya Australia and au revoir France, Ireland has a new favourite winemaker
# Grape Expectations
# Grape Expectations

See ya Australia and au revoir France, Ireland has a new favourite winemaker

Aug 31st 2015, 2:02 PM 31,884 Views 36 Comments

We have all the figures for what local drinkers were sipping last year.

# alcohol-pricing - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Wine for at least €10 a bottle? Here's what we know about new alcohol price laws so far...
# Explainer
# Explainer

Wine for at least €10 a bottle? Here's what we know about new alcohol price laws so far...

Feb 4th 2015, 1:30 PM 29,619 Views 135 Comments

The government wants to put a floor on prices to cut down on problem drinking.

# alcohol-pricing - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today
# Cheap Drink Ban
# Cheap Drink Ban

Details on minimum pricing of alcohol to be published today

Oct 24th 2013, 8:29 AM 5,809 Views 68 Comments

Cheap alcohol has been targeted under the new pricing rules.

# alcohol-pricing - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Column: Does minimum alcohol pricing make (economic) sense?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Does minimum alcohol pricing make (economic) sense?

Oct 15th 2013, 7:15 AM 685 Views 35 Comments

Basic microeconomics teaches us that price controls are a bad policy decision and alcohol is no exception to the rule, writes Luke McGrath.

# alcohol-pricing - Friday 16 March, 2012

St Patrick's Day link with alcohol must be broken - Shortall
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

St Patrick's Day link with alcohol must be broken - Shortall

Mar 16th 2012, 10:00 AM 3,274 Views 46 Comments

The junior minister said there was a “very close connection between alcohol and our national celebrations”.

# alcohol-pricing - Monday 9 January, 2012

Minimum prices for alcohol may be introduced soon - Minister
# Cheap Alcohol
# Cheap Alcohol

Minimum prices for alcohol may be introduced soon - Minister

Jan 9th 2012, 12:14 PM 5,000 Views 102 Comments

Alcohol costs the State 3.7 billion every year in illness, absenteeism and crime, according to Minister of State at the Department of Health Roisin Shortall who is looking at ways to deal with alcohol misuse.

# alcohol-pricing - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Cheap supermarket alcohol 'should be doubled in price'
# Alcohol
# Alcohol

Cheap supermarket alcohol 'should be doubled in price'

Jul 28th 2011, 9:44 AM 1,029 Views 26 Comments

Selling cans of lager for as little as 50c encourages anti-social behaviour, Dublin’s Lord Mayor has said.