Feargal O Rourke
Is remote working here to stay after the Covid-19 crisis is over ?
- December 3, 2020, 12:05
Vaccines are coming. So what will this mean for the life of the office worker? A more flexible future looks certain. But there is a big unanswered que(...)
Transatlantic relationship boosts Irish economy and exchequer
- November 26, 2020, 00:00
One of the few genuinely bright spots in an otherwise quite bleak economic picture during the Covid-19 pandemic has been the strong performance of the(...)
Trump vs Biden: Stakes are high for the Irish economy
- October 30, 2020, 05:43
A win for Joe Biden would change the tone of US economic policy – and its substance in some key areas – but it would not herald a return to how things(...)
Will soaring corporate tax revenues save the Irish exchequer in 2020?
- June 11, 2020, 13:35
Tax payments by Ireland’s businesses were way ahead of schedule in May – again. The story of the last few years, of returns boosted by massive payme(...)
An Post delays mortgage market entry, rating agency reviews and electric car targets
- Financial Services
- May 11, 2020, 06:30
An Post’s plans to enter the mortgage marketin the first half of this year has been delayed as Covid-19 hit lenders. Joe Brennan reports. As the cons(...)
This is not ‘mammon over health’ debate – both are intertwined
- May 11, 2020, 03:15
In 1926 John Maynard Keynes wrote: “The political problem of mankind is to combine three things: economic efficiency, social justice and individual li(...)
KPMG and PwC partners take major pay cuts in ongoing Covid-19 crisis
- Financial Services
- April 30, 2020, 13:08
Partners at two of the Big Four accounting firms will take significant pay cuts as the Covid-19 shutdown of the economy hampers business. It is under(...)
Company bosses pessimistic over outlook for Irish economy - PwC
- March 5, 2020, 18:37
A survey of company bosses has detailed a pessimistic outlook for growth in the State’s economy. Just 16 per cent of chief executives surveyed in Pw(...)
What does Sinn Féin’s election success mean for business?
- February 14, 2020, 05:55
Will Sinn Féin’s huge success in the general election lead to big changes in government policy towards the economy and business? Will they even be in(...)
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