Property price growth has started to slow – at least in Dublin – while asking prices in the €1 million-plus category have begun to fall.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Dublin experienced the strongest growth in property prices among 32 countries and cities between 2013 and 2018, new figures from the International Mon(...)

The IMF  flagged that “most” of the additional corporate tax revenue was used to fund spending overruns in healthcare and offset income tax reductions. Photograph: iStock

A thorough healthcare spending review is needed to halt continuous cost overruns by the State, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said, warning the(...)

Christine Lagarde of the International Monetary Fund. “For us at the IMF, it’s imperative that trade tensions are resolved in a way satisfying for everyone,” she said on Tuesday. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

International Monetary Fund (IMF) head Christine Lagarde said on Tuesday that China and the United States must resolve their trade tensions because th(...)

INM chief executive Michael Doorly and Murdoch MacLennan, INM non-executive chairman, at the company’s agm this week

The Department of Finance was presented with another stark warning over the long-term sustainability of the economy this week as a report pointed out (...)

A Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vest) protester holds the  French tricolour. Photograph: Ian Langsdon

Dozens of masked and hooded anarchists clashed with riot police in Paris on Wednesday, burning bins, smashing property and hurling bottles and rocks,(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe told the conference  the department was concluding work to help forecast and plan the collection of corporation tax in future.

International tax reform could cost the State €2-€3 billion in annual corporate tax revenues in the years ahead, according to a range of estimates pre(...)

The bond sale represents the first time the country has sold debt with a 30-year maturity, and it comes three years after the country emerged from a painful bailout programme

Cyprus has seen strong demand for its inaugural 30-year bond sale in the latest sign of the country’s dramatic rebound since a fiscal and economic cri(...)

“I even thought of Ivanka for the World Bank,” President Trump said in an interview. “She would’ve been great at that because she’s very good with numbers.”

President Donald Trump considered nominating his daughter Ivanka Trump for a variety of jobs including one at the World Bank, according to a new inter(...)

UK prime minister Theresa May and German chancellor Angela Merkel during a lighter moment at the start of this week’s emergency summit in Brussels. Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/Reuters

German chancellor Angela Merkel went out of her way to include UK prime minister Theresa May in a lighter moment at the start of this week’s emergency(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: the children’s hospital cost overrun comes at the expense of other health and social services which try to control their costs. Photograph: Rollingnews.ie

The departments of health and public expenditure and reform have been given a month by the Government to prepare “an implementation plan” for the PwC (...)

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