Tuesday June 30, 2015
Consumer sentiment has risen to its highest level in nine years on the prospect of tax cuts in the Budget as well as expected public sector pay increases.
Monday June 29, 2015
Confidence in the euro zone's economy slipped in June after a strong start to the year, an early sign that the threat of default in Greece may be starting to dampen economic morale in the bloc.
Thursday June 25, 2015
Consumer confidence in Germany is beginning to be dampened slightly by the uncertainty surrounding Greece, a poll found today.
Monday June 22, 2015
Apple has agreed to pay musicians for songs played during its new music streaming service's trial period, after pop star Taylor Swift threatened to boycott it in a row over royalties.
Thursday June 04, 2015
Irish consumers' optimism around the economy increased in May but they were also more cautious about their own finances, according to the latest KBC Bank Ireland / ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index.
Tuesday June 02, 2015
Consumer confidence is back on an upward trajectory according to a new report from the Marketing Institute and University College Dublin's Smurfit Business School
Wednesday May 27, 2015
Consumer confidence in Germany is at its highest in 13 and a half years, as the positive economic outlook and low inflation persuade consumers to open their purses.
Friday May 22, 2015
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) has maintained its massive stimulus programme and offered a slightly more upbeat view of the world's third-largest economy.
Friday May 15, 2015
US industrial production fell for a fifth straight month in April, due in part to a further decline in oil and gas drilling, painting a lacklustre picture of economic growth in the second quarter.
Wednesday April 29, 2015
Lakeland Dairies recorded a 5% rise in pre-tax profit on revenues of €626m in 2014 despite what the dairy processing co-op said were difficult market conditions.