Economics: Ireland’s seasonally-adjusted surplus forecast to have fallen back in May

16 Jul 18
Economics: Ireland’s seasonally-adjusted surplus forecast to have fallen back in May The domestic economic focus on Monday turns to the external merchandise trade balance for May, which will be released by ...

Economics: Setting out vision for future ties, Britain’s May presses “Brexit” plans

13 Jul 18
Economics: Setting out vision for future ties, Britain’s May presses “Brexit” plans British Prime Minister Theresa May published her blueprint for relations with the European Union after “Brexit” on Thursday, putting ...

Economics: Latest Irish CPI data to show inflationary pressures still subdued

12 Jul 18
Economics: Latest Irish CPI data to show inflationary pressures still subdued The domestic economic focus on Thursday turns to the consumer price index for June, which will be released by the ...

Economics: US ratchets up China trade war, threatens tariffs on $200bn of goods

11 Jul 18
Economics: US ratchets up China trade war, threatens tariffs on $200bn of goods The Trump administration has raised the stakes in its trade dispute with China, threatening 10% tariffs on a ...

Economics: NTMA says Ireland should sell bank shares sooner, not later

10 Jul 18
Economics: NTMA says Ireland should sell bank shares sooner, not later Ireland’s government should sell more bank shares sooner rather than later to reduce the risk of their value falling and ...

Economics: Irish construction PMI falls to 58.4 in June from 61.8 in May

9 Jul 18
Economics: Irish construction PMI falls to 58.4 in June from 61.8 in May Expansion of activity in the Irish construction sector eased in June from “extremely elevated” levels recorded in the ...

Economics: Shots fired as U.S.-China tariffs take effect in deepening trade row

6 Jul 18
Economics: Shots fired as U.S.-China tariffs take effect in deepening trade row US tariffs on $34bn in Chinese imports took effect as a deadline passed on Friday, and with Beijing having ...

Economics: Irish consumer sentiment hits 13-month low in June

5 Jul 18
Economics: Irish consumer sentiment hits 13-month low in June Consumer sentiment here weakened last month to its lowest level in 13 months, according to a new survey published this morning. Those ...

Economics: Irish services PMI rises to 59.5 in June from 59.3 in May

4 Jul 18
Economics: Irish services PMI rises to 59.5 in June from 59.3 in May Growth in Irish services activity ticked up slightly in June as employment in the sector expanded at its ...

Economics: Irish unemployment rate projected to have fallen to 5.2% in June

3 Jul 18
Economics: Irish unemployment rate projected to have fallen to 5.2% in June Later this morning the Central Statistics Office will release the official unemployment data for June. There was a seasonally-adjusted ...