Daily Archives: April 23, 2013

The End of Austerity?

Posted on by Sean Whelan

By Sean Whelan, Economics Correspondent “The Commission does not believe that cutbacks are the solution to Europe’s challenges. But, yes, sound public finances are an essential part of sustainable growth”. – Jose Manuel Barroso, Friends of Europe Roundtable, October 2011 … Continue reading

Householders facing hot water?

Posted on by David Murphy

By Business Editor David Murphy Householders will have to pay water bills in future. It is not entirely clear when that will happen. But the big question is whether they will be paying for an efficient well-run service? A draft … Continue reading