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# downturn - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Tony Holohan says he doesn't anticipate recommending retailers to reopen early despite their pleas

Retail Excellence argued that the lockdown had been catastrophic for the sector.

# downturn - Friday 31 July, 2020

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months

The decline in Europe compares to a 9.5% quarter-on-quarter decline for the United States.

# downturn - Friday 3 July, 2020

Central Bank: Early signs of recovery are visible but Ireland's economic future remains uncertain

Real-time economic data suggests the worst of the decline was experienced in April.

# downturn - Thursday 28 May, 2020

ESRI warns against austerity measures in short-term as economy heals from the pandemic

The think-tank has sketched the likely impact of the virus across a range of Irish economic indicators.

# downturn - Friday 15 May, 2020

Dublin job losses as Ryanair cuts 250 employees across European offices

The job losses will be at the company’s bases in Dublin, Stansted, Madrid and Wroclaw.

# downturn - Friday 17 April, 2020

Wuhan death toll raised by 50% as Chinese economy shrinks

The country’s economy shrank 6.8% in the first quarter of the year.

# downturn - Monday 16 March, 2015

Suicides of more than 470 men in Ireland linked to recession

In 2008, the trend of falling suicide rates started to reverse and self-harm among both men and women has also been rising.

# downturn - Saturday 17 May, 2014

From The42 Here's what happened when the lights went out in Motown Run-Down

Here's what happened when the lights went out in Motown

The Pontiac Silverdome has seen better days.

# downturn - Friday 7 March, 2014

Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession

That’s according to a report on suicide prevention that will be presented to the Dáil committee next week.

# downturn - Monday 14 October, 2013

First rise in construction sector since 2007

The survey finds that employment stabilised in the Irish construction sector.

# downturn - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Italian crisis intensifies as rebels begin deserting Berlusconi

Members of his party are considering splitting from the former premier after he urged his ministers to pull out of the Government at the weekend.

# downturn - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Five years older and deeper in debt... So why don't the Irish protest more?

In the last few years, there’s been a noticeable decrease in the numbers taking to the streets to voice their anger. We asked the experts — why are the Irish so reluctant to protest?

# downturn - Monday 23 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era Celtictigernostalgia

12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era

#celtictigernostalgia is trending on Twitter.

# downturn - Friday 20 September, 2013

Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families

The long-term study focusing on childhood found a significant increase in the number of parents going through financial problems between 2008 and 2011.

# downturn - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Two thirds of Irish householders have seen their income reduced in past year

A new survey from Friends Firsts shows 67 per cent have seen a reduction in income. Elsewhere, there’s an increase in the number of people in work investing in a pension.

# downturn - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Almost 1 in 2 men who took their own lives had worked in construction

The cases were recorded over four years from around the start of the down-turn in September 2008.

# downturn - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Cutbacks force Architectural Archive to close for summer

Ireland’s ‘buildings record’ says it has to make its six staff temporarily redundant.

# downturn - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign

The campaign was focused on rescuing the recession-hit EU member state from bankruptcy.

# downturn - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Merkel kicks off campaign, highlights economic strength

The German Chancellor’s party faces a tough battle in the upcoming Lower Saxony state vote.

# downturn - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Companies 'fire their best workers during recessions'

High-skilled – but high wage-earners – are among those most likely to be let go, finds Columbia University research.

# downturn - Friday 26 October, 2012

72 per cent of Irish CEOs see overseas markets as more significant

A survey also showed that only 21 per cent of CEOs believe that Ireland will return to strong GDP growth in 2013.

# downturn - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Figures indicate European economy is "dropping back into recession"

A new report also shows contraction across the eurozone economy is filtering through to the labour market.

# downturn - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

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# downturn - Friday 12 November, 2010

Another fine mess: fears grow for Bohs' future

Bohemians bosses make appeal for funds.