Consumer sentiment was unchanged in December from November, as concerns about the economic outlook appeared to be offset by improved personal finances and end-of-year spending.
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Ireland’s forestry industry comes together to meet Brexit challenge
Ireland plants almost 30 million trees a year, or 80,000 trees a day.
Enterprise Ireland warns 600 companies vulnerable to a hard Brexit
The number of people employed in companies backed by Enterprise Ireland (EI) rose last year to a record high of more than 215,000.
Brexit preparation – is business ready for the unknown?
The Kayfoam factory in Bluebell in Dublin is a labyrinthine complex of large warehouse units packed with noisy high-tech machines pumping out, shaping and sizing huge blocks of foam under the watchful eye of a team of busy staff.
Jobless rate remains unchanged at 5.3% in December
The rate of unemployment remained at a 10-year low of 5.3% in December, new figures from the Central Statistics office show today.
Monthly retail sales edge 0.1% lower in November
New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the volume of retail sales edged 0.1% lower in November on a monthly basis.
NTMA to open 2019 fund raising with 10-year bond deal
The National Treasury Management Agency has hired a syndicate of banks and brokers to sell a new 10-year bond that a market source said was likely to raise around €3 billion.
Employers’ body says economic growth will be lower this year
Employers’ group Ibec says economic growth will be lower this year as a result of Brexit but also because the economy is at a mature phase of the business cycle.
Credit unions set for higher interest rates on loans
The Minister for Finance has asked officials to begin preparing legislative changes needed to allow credit unions charge higher interest rates on loans and financial products.
Revenue sees Local Property Tax compliance rate of 97%
A total of €482m has been paid by households in Local Property Tax to Revenue for 2018.