The highest rates of domestic water consumption in Dublin are generally recorded in the most affluent suburbs while the lowest are in less well-off ne(...)

 The sectors with the largest month-on-month volume decreases were electrical goods and department stores. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Retail sales grew by 1.5 per cent in April having fallen by nearly 2 per cent in March, Central Statistics Office (CSO) figures show. The monthly ris(...)

On average, arts graduates’  pay rose almost 70% over the five-years of the study.

Arts and humanities students earned less than other groups of graduates for up to five years following college, according to the draft findings of a m(...)

Draft findings  indicate that one year after graduation, graduates from education courses topped the table of weekly earnings at €705 a week. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Teachers earned more than other college graduates for several years after completing higher education, according to the draft of a major new study. (...)