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‘Your son and his wife should be able to access a mortgage. However, the situation is complicated by Covid.’

(...) on account of the pandemic. Is there anyone out there that would give them a mortgage? The cheapest(...)

Irish shoppers face higher prices and reduced choice, according to Food Drink Ireland. File photograph: iStock

(...). Sponsorship deals Eighty per cent of sponsors renegotiated terms of their deals last year amid pandemic(...)

Bond markets are signalling trouble for all of us as yields rise. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

(...) pandemic, spending financed mostly by debt. Borrowing increased last year by about $20 trillion (€16(...)

The imminent arrival of vaccines holds out the prospect that the pandemic may be brought fully under control in the developed world by the end of next year. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty   Images

While there are differences in how severely EU economies have been affected by the pandemic, the(...)

 Crowded rush hour commuters in the London Underground before the pandemic. File photograph: Getty Images

(...) alone. It was a reminder of one of the great peculiarities of pandemic life: so much of it looks so(...)

Motoring and bike retailer Halfords said profits for the first half of the year would be higher thanks to the new enthusiasm for cycling prompted by the pandemic. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...) thanks to the new enthusiasm for cycling prompted by the pandemic. In the five weeks to September 25th(...)

Providing commuting bicycles is one great way for employers to help their staff. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...) unpleasant news. She had been going into the office since the onset of the pandemic, unlike other managers(...)

If Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe can keep the economy in as reasonable shape as possible, we stand a good chance being pleasantly surprised by the post-pandemic landscape. Photograph: Julien Behal

(...)-or-less continuous stream of British mini or micro-budgets since the onset of the pandemic. Similarly, Paschal(...)

Getting ahead in the home office requires dedication. Photograph: iStock

In the course of this pandemic I have committed a number of blunders while working from home. I(...)

“ I work in hospitality and am temporarily laid off till such time as the business is back up and running.”

My wife and I were due to apply for a mortgage but as the pandemic struck we are of course unable(...)