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Morning Ireland Thursday 7 August 2014
Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Bryan Dobson and Christopher McKevitt.
Chris Weafer, Moscow-based economist with Macro Advisory Consultants, explains the implications of Russia's retaliatory sanctions against the EU and US
Simon Coveney, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine discusses news that Russia is to ban certain imports, in a move that could harm Ireland
Dr Constantin Gurdgiev, TCD Economist and chairman of the Irish Russia Business Association, argues that sanctions could be damaging to Irish business across several sectors
Maeve McElwee, with Ibec, discusses a new Bill which aims to strengthen the collective bargaining rights of workers
Gerald Nash, Minister of State for Business & Employment, discusses his new Bill concerning collective bargaining rights
Dan Goldenblatt, Israeli Co-Director of the Israel-Palestine Centre for Research and Information, on the prospects of demilitarisation and reconstruction in Gaza
Petula Martyn gets the views of people on O'Connell Street in Dublin
Alice Leahy, Director of TRUST, discusses the anti-social behaviour and drug abuse that is blighting Dublin city centre
Dr Kieran McQuinn, Associate Research Professor, ESRI, discusses the quarterly commentary report which forecasts strong growth, but warns that challenges remain
Senan Moloney, Political Editor with the Irish Daily Mail, on plans for a new national debt agency to chase unpaid bills
Dr Marzio Babille, UNICEF Iraq Representative, on the growing humanitarian crisis in Iraq
Sinéad Crowley, Arts and Media Correspondent, reports on the republication of novels by author Walter Macken
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Stephen Murphy asks people in Dublin whether they think Valentine's Day is the most loving day of the year, or just a cynical 'Hallmark Holiday'?
Aisling Kenny reports on a new, online exhibition marking the 110th anniversary of the riot sparked JM Synge's use of the word 'shift'
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