Tuesday August 25, 2015
German economic growth picked up in the second quarter of 2015, and the public finances of Europe's economic powerhouse were firmly in the black in the first half, new data has shown.
Friday August 14, 2015
Preliminary CSO figures for June show seasonally adjusted exports remained relatively unchanged at €9.01 billion compared to the previous month, however the seasonally adjusted trade surplus has increased to €4.1bn.
Thursday August 13, 2015
China's central bank has said that there was no basis for further depreciation in the yuan given strong economic fundamentals, in a bid to reassure jittery global markets after it devalued the currency earlier in the week.
Wednesday July 29, 2015
Former minister Mary Harney has told the banking inquiry that previous governments she was involved with made mistakes, which she certainly regretted.
Tuesday July 21, 2015
The trade surplus grew significantly in May when compared to the same month of 2014, according to preliminary figures from the Central Statistics Office, as exports rose and imports fell.
Tuesday June 23, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Thursday June 18, 2015
Oil prices were lower in Asian trade today following a mixed US energy report and the latest US Fed meeting.
Wednesday June 17, 2015
Germany's Ifo institute has revised up its expectations for growth in Europe's largest economy this year due to strong private consumption supported by record-low unemployment.
Monday June 15, 2015
Preliminary figures from the Central Statistics Office show that goods exports reached an all time high in April.
Monday June 08, 2015
German exports in April rose more sharply than expected and industrial output also increased at a surprisingly strong rate.