Thursday June 25, 2015
US consumer spending registered its biggest monthly gain in nearly six years in May, rebounding from a weak April, the government said today.
Wednesday June 24, 2015
The US economy contracted slightly in the first quarter as it struggled with bad weather, a strong dollar, spending cuts in the energy sector and disruptions at West Coast ports.
Tuesday June 23, 2015
New orders for US manufactured durable goods fell in May, pulled lower by slumping aircraft orders, the Commerce Department said today.
Thursday June 18, 2015
US consumer prices in May recorded their largest increase in more than two years as gasoline prices surged, suggesting an energy-driven disinflationary trend had probably run its course.
Monday June 15, 2015
More than 250 jobs have been announced across Ireland involving a range of technology and sports companies.
Thursday June 11, 2015
US retail sales surged in May as households boosted purchases of cars and a range of other goods despite paying a bit more for petrol.
Wednesday June 10, 2015
The chairman of the Small Firms Association will call for an end to what the SFA calls the disparity of treatment between the self-employed and PAYE workers at the SFA's annual conference later this morning.
Wednesday June 03, 2015
The US trade deficit fell back to a more normal level in April after a surge the previous month as the distortions from the West Coast port slowdown began to ebb.
Tuesday June 02, 2015
New orders for US factory goods unexpectedly fell in April as demand for transportation equipment and a range of other goods weakened, suggesting that manufacturing remained constrained by a strong dollar and spending cuts in the energy sector.
Tuesday May 26, 2015
Orders for US durable goods fell 0.5% in April, reversing March's strong surge mainly on the back of falling aircraft orders.