House prices across the euro zone were up 2.3 per cent in the period July to September

Ireland recorded the second highest increase in house prices in the European Union behind Malta during the third quarter of 2015, new figures show. T(...)

A shopping trolley is pushed around a supermarket in London

Euro zone inflation was confirmed at 0.2 percent in December, the European Union’s statistics office data showed on Tuesday, with prices going up in r(...)

 Spanish secretary of state for employment Juan Pablo Riesgo presenting unemployment figures earlier this week. Photograph: EPA

Unemployment across the 19-country euro zone has fallen to its lowest rate in a little more than four years, official figures showed in the latest sig(...)

Euro zone core inflation slowed for the second month in a row in December, a big headache for the European Central Bank, which has printed hundreds of billions of euros to kick-start price growth with little to show for it.(Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg)

Euro zone core inflation slowed for the second month in a row in December, a big headache for the European Central Bank, which has printed hundreds o(...)

Michael McNamara. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Tomorrow the President will convene the Council of State to consider the International Protection Bill. The Dáil considered only 16 of the Bill’s 81 s(...)

JUNE: Clerys department store on O’Connell Street closes its doors for the last time. Photograph: Frank Miller

January A new year dawns with news that a long-time voice of the Irish consumer, Eddie Hobbs, is the new voice of Lucinda Creighton’s Renua.&nbs(...)

In Britain 7.9 per cent of the population is non-British national. Photograph: Getty Images

Nearly one in eight people living in Ireland comes from abroad, according to research by Eurostat published on Friday. The European statistics agenc(...)

The figures show 44 per cent of Irish internet users use cloud computing services to store files such as music, documents and photos

Some 85 per cent of Irish households now have internet access, with new figures showing that fixed broadband is still the most popular way to get onli(...)

Some 62 per cent of Irish companies said they used social media platforms as their primary method for connecting with customers

Irish companies are the second biggest users of social media in the European Union, according to new figures published on Wednesday. According to the(...)

Euro zone inflation was revised up to 0.2 per cent in November, rising slightly more than expected mostly because of a slowdown in the decline of ener(...)