The report  noted that building commencement notices, a strong indicator of future supply, fell by 18.5 per cent during the three month period. Photograph: PA

The Government’s housing strategy is under renewed pressure in the wake of a report showing housebuilding in Dublin stalled in the second quarter of t(...)

Manufacturers are anticipating further growth in demand, with December marking the 27th successive month of employment growth. Photograph: iStock

The manufacturing sector hit a nine-month low in December as output slowed, new orders hit their weakest level in eight months and job growth was at a(...)

Manufacturers raised production for the 28th consecutive month in response to higher new orders in November. Photograph: iStock

The rate of employment growth in Ireland’s manufacturing sector fell to a 14-month low in November, however, business conditions in the sector have im(...)

The manufacturing sector showed resilience in October, IHS Markit said. Photograph: iStock

Ireland’s manufacturing sector grew at the slowest rate in seven months in October, as total new work and export sales weakened. But there was still(...)