Daily Archives: May 17, 2013

Life in the (broadband) fast lane

Posted on by Will Goodbody

By Will Goodbody, Science and Technology Correspondent   @willgoodbody When you see the long running campaign for better broadband, Ireland Offline, offering a hearty welcome to an announcement from Eircom, it’s a pretty clear indication that something positive has happened. And … Continue reading

What is real?

Posted on by Sean Whelan

By Economics Correspondent Sean Whelan Few in Ireland have really taken GDP to be a serious measure of the Irish economy, because of the very large impact that the activities of foreign owned multinationals have on the numbers.  GNP has always … Continue reading

Bank crisis rule book entirely rewritten

Posted on by David Murphy

  by Business Editor David Murphy Critics have argued Europe has been making up the answers to the banking crisis as it went along in an amateurish fashion. The evidence to back up that criticism is getting stronger by the … Continue reading