HOUSEHOLD spending is set to top €100bn this year for the first time as a resurgent economy fattens workers’ wallets, business group Ibec has predicted. Read more
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Ireland’s economic growth could be at risk from emerging threats to competitiveness – Ibec
Ireland’s surging economic growth could be at risk from emerging threats to the country’s competitiveness, business lobby group Ibec has warned. Read more
‘My worst job was weeding a 20-acre field of beet, by hand’
Mike Ross is a former Ireland and Leinster rugby player who is now commercial director with the technology company, Wizuda. He lives in Churchtown, Dublin, with his family. He and his
Can I wait until 65 to decide on pension?
Q I’m 57 and in a defined contribution pension scheme through work. Some of my colleagues are already talking about Approved Retirement Funds (ARFs) and annuities. Do I need to plan Read more
How millennials, gaming and bespoke design are shaping HP Inc’s market potential
Splitting technology giant Hewlett Packard (HP) into two separate groups stunned staff and investors alike initially, but the breakup has given HP Inc the opportunity to accelerate its Read more
Surge in hotel job vacancies sparks fear of skills shortages
Job vacancies in the hotel sector have surged in the five-year period up to 2017, a recruitment website has claimed. Read more
Where now for investors as low-interest era finally ends?
Investors in banks and tech companies could make money as rates start to rise, but telco and bond investors might lose out. Read more
Will I face double tax bill for Spanish job?
Q: I have lived in Spain since January 2017 where I work as a self-employed teacher. However, I worked in Ireland for some weeks during 2017, earning Read more
Economy shrugs off Brexit threat to grow at fastest rate in EU
Ireland is again the fastest-growing economy in the European Union, with a rise of almost 8pc in GDP last year. Read more
Ireland’s biggest mobile operator warns customers of possible data disruption over four days
The country’s biggest mobile operator has warned more than 100,000 phone customers of possible disruption to roaming costs and data access in a week’s time. Read more