Ambassador, with these Jammie Dodgers are you really spoiling us?
- June 5, 2021, 05:33
Image of the week: Pool view Hypnotic media footage of swimmers in the Sky Pool, a fully transparent 25m-long box that stretches between the 10th sto(...)
‘Excessive attraction’ to invest in Ireland for tax reasons – former US treasury secretary
- May 12, 2021, 18:29
Former US treasury secretary Larry Summers said there has been “an excessive attraction” by US multinational companies to locate in Ireland to avail o(...)
Are the terrible twins of inflation and higher interest rates on the way back?
- March 19, 2021, 16:07
Is inflation coming back? And with it the prospect, in time, of higher interest rates? Tánaiste Leo Varadkar raised the possibility in an interview wi(...)
Here’s why you need to watch the effects of Biden's stimulus plan
- March 11, 2021, 10:59
In the midst of a pandemic it may seem a ridiculous question. But financial markets are starting to ask whether, as we emerge from the pandemic, infla(...)
Biden resurrects Keynes to see off populist threat
- February 21, 2021, 11:28
A remarkable and radical economic experiment is about to be conducted in the US. Almost unnoticed on this side of the Atlantic, Joe Biden is winding(...)
Can Ireland rely on super-low interest rates to manage Covid-19 debt?
- February 11, 2021, 12:30
Interest rates at, or below, zero and massive monetary expansion by central banks is helping the Republic and other countries to meet the cost of the (...)
Biden sets out stall for massive Covid-19 relief spend
- February 5, 2021, 20:48
US president Joe Biden made the case for his $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package on Friday, amid criticism from Republicans and some economists that(...)
Ireland has greater access to vaccines through EU, Donohoe says
- January 18, 2021, 19:24
Ireland was better able to get the quantities of Covid-19 vaccine doses needed for its population through the European Commission than if it negotiat(...)
High levels of public investment to be maintained for coming years, Donohoe says
- January 18, 2021, 05:56
EU governments can expect to borrow heavily for at least another 12 months, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has said ahead of a meeting today of (...)
Inside Politics - Susan McKay on the lives of northern Protestants: "It's a full-blown crisis within Unionism"