Monday June 08, 2015
Opposition party leaders have said they are not convinced by arguments put forward by Minister for Finance Michael Noonan against the proposed inquiry into IBRC producing an interim report ahead of its year-end deadline.
Wednesday February 18, 2015
Scientists in the UK believe they may have found the strongest known natural material, one that could be copied to make the cars, boats and planes of the future - the teeth of the humble limpet.
Tuesday February 25, 2014
Fianna Fáil has said that the "snail's pace" of a European probe into Ireland's corporation tax regime could harm the country's ability to attract inward investment.
Friday July 19, 2013
Emma McNamara reports from Ireland's only snail farm which hopes to export up to 100 tonnes within four years
Thursday June 20, 2013
Scientists believe a genetic similarity between snail fossils found in Ireland and the eastern Pyrenees suggests humans migrated from southern Europe to Ireland 8,000 years ago.
Wednesday August 03, 2011
New figures show that the giant US service sector grew at a snail's pace in July.
Tuesday February 03, 2009
The arctic weather that struck Britain yesterday could cost the UK economy about £1.2 billion.
Wednesday June 20, 2001
The Japanese government is set to revise down an official growth forecast for its ailing economy.