Friday May 22, 2015
US consumer prices moderated in April on weak gasoline prices, but rising shelter and medical care costs boosted underlying inflation pressures.
Thursday May 21, 2015
A report co-funded by the Central Bank has proposed making loans of up to €2,000 to people who would otherwise have to depend on moneylenders.
Friday May 15, 2015
The European Central Bank will not stop short in rolling out its €1 trillion money printing scheme, its president said, playing down fears that quantitative easing could blow price bubbles.
Thursday May 07, 2015
Household net worth rose to €600.8 billion during the last three months of 2014, according to figures from the Central Bank.
Wednesday May 06, 2015
The Cabinet met this evening to discuss new plans to remove the threat of jail for people who do not pay general debt bills, including water charges.
Tuesday May 05, 2015
The Cabinet is to discuss a proposal tomorrow to deal with the general area of debt and debt collection.
Thursday April 30, 2015
The value of loans owed by Irish households fell 3.2% in March when compared to the same month of last year, according to the Central Bank, continuing a trend which began in late 2009.
Thursday April 09, 2015
New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that consumer prices fell by 0.6% in March compared to the same time last year.
Wednesday April 01, 2015
US private employers added the smallest number of workers in more than a year in March and factory activity hit a near two-year low, fresh signs that economic growth slowed significantly in the first quarter.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
US consumer confidence rebounded strongly in March amid optimism over the labour market while house prices increased in January, hopeful signs that a recent sharp slowdown in economic activity was probably a blip.