Thursday September 03, 2015
The European Central Bank has downgraded its forecasts for both inflation and economic growth in the single currency area over the next few years.
Wednesday August 26, 2015
The risk has increased that the European Central Bank won't get inflation back up to where it wants, the bank's chief economist has said, pledging to beef up its anti-deflation asset-buying programme if necessary.
Thursday August 20, 2015
A new mobile operator - iD Mobile - launches in Ireland today.
Tuesday August 18, 2015
There's been a fair degree of analysis and scrutiny of currency movements in the past week or so following the decision by the People's Bank of China to devalue its currency on three successive days last week.
Thursday July 23, 2015
The Greek parliament has passed legislation on a second batch of reforms needed to help unlock a huge international bailout for the country's stricken economy.
Wednesday July 22, 2015
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sought to contain a rebellion in his left-wing Syriza party ahead of a vote on a second package of reforms required to start talks on a rescue deal.
Friday July 17, 2015
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin have ruled out a give-away budget in October.
Tuesday July 14, 2015
Europe's battered financial sector is showing further signs of mending and banks are increasingly competing for custom by lowering credit standards, a key ECB survey showed today.
Friday July 03, 2015
Euro zone business activity expanded at its fastest pace in four years last month as the ECB's stimulus package more than offset fears Greece could crash out of the currency union, surveys showed.
Wednesday July 01, 2015
Today was the deadline set by Finance Minister Michael Noonan for banks to respond to his demands for rate cuts on standard variable rate mortgages.