A 26% jump in motor insurance premiums was noted in September's inflation figures

Annual consumer prices fall by 0.3% in September

08 Oct New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that prices were 0.3% lower in September compared with September of last year on the back of cheaper transport and clothing costs.

Iarnród Éireann has said the union demands are unaffordable as the company is still losing €1m a month

Rail passengers face bank holiday disruption

08 Oct Iarnród Éireann passengers face disruption on the October bank holiday weekend as SIPTU and the National Bus and Rail Union have decided to hold a three-hour stoppage on Friday 23 October between 6am and 9am.

The ECB has issused minutes of its September meeting

ECB warned of uncertain economic outlook

08 Oct ECB policysetters were told in September that uncertainty in emerging markets, such as China, would slow the euro zone economy although it was too early to assess the severity of the impact.