Wednesday July 01, 2015
The Eurogroup of eurozone finance ministers has agreed that there can be no further discussion of credit for Greece until after Sunday's referendum.
Thursday June 11, 2015
A round-up of national and international news stories
Friday May 29, 2015
German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung has corrected an interview with International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde in which she had been quoted as saying that a Greek exit from the euro zone was a "possibility".
Thursday May 14, 2015
The American Chamber of Commerce in Ireland is calling on the Government to double investment in Research, Development and Innovation to 3% of GDP by 2025.
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.
Monday March 02, 2015
Moody's has improved its outlook on the Irish banking sector for the first time in seven years.
Friday February 06, 2015
Standard and Poor's has downgraded Greece's credit rating to B-, just one notch above the range indicating vulnerability to a default.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
World oil prices have fallen after the International Monetary Fund slashed its world economic growth forecast, stoking fresh fears over the strength of global crude demand.
Wednesday January 14, 2015
Tesco received a fresh blow today when Standard & Poor's down graded the retailer's credit rating to non-investment grade, or "junk" status.
Friday January 09, 2015
The downgrading of Tesco's debt to "junk" status could limit its negotiating power on potential asset sales.