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.
Wednesday January 07, 2015
The US trade deficit fell to an eleven-month low in November as declining crude oil prices curbed the import bill, eclipsing a drop in exports that could be related to a labour dispute at one of the nation's key ports.
Thursday December 11, 2014
Standard & Poor's said it may downgrade Tesco's credit rating after its latest profit warning, moving the British grocer closer to losing its investment grade status.
Tuesday December 09, 2014
European banks face a tough year in 2015, credit rating agencies Moody's and Standard & Poor's have said.