Friday March 27, 2015
US economic growth cooled in the fourth quarter as previously estimated, with businesses cutting back on inventory and equipment investment.
Thursday March 26, 2015
Chinese energy firm PetroChina said its net profit slumped 17% in 2014 from a year earlier as international crude oil prices plunged in the second half.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
Germany's private sector grew in March at its strongest rate since July, a survey showed today, in a further sign that Europe's largest economy is gaining pace.
Monday March 23, 2015
The German economy will notch up "strong" growth in the first half of 2015, driven by robust exports and buoyant consumer spending, the Bundesbank said today.
Friday March 13, 2015
The Government believes the acceleration in economic growth will provide scope to deliver a more ambitious tax and investment package in the budget next autumn, its last before the election, The Irish Times reports.
Thursday March 12, 2015
Ireland now officially has the fastest growing economy in Europe, according to the Central Statistics Office.
Wednesday March 11, 2015
Ardagh, the packaging giant controlled by Dublin financier Paul Coulson, has unveiled plans for a stock market flotation of its metal containers business that could value the unit at up to €2 billion
Sunday March 08, 2015
President Michael D Higgins and his wife, Sabina, marked International Women's Day with a reception for over 100 Irish sportswomen at Áras an Uachtaráin.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
The country's services sector expanded at a strong pace again in February, driven by rising domestic demand as new business from abroad slowed.
Monday March 02, 2015
Insurer FBD says 2014 was the worst year for weather-related claims in its history.