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RTE News
Retail sales increase during May - CSOThe volume of retail sales rose by 8.1% in May when compared to the same month
Retail sales increase during May - CSO
RTE News / Posted 11 hours ago
The volume of retail sales rose by 8.1% in May when compared to the same month of 2015, according to the Central Statistics Office. The motor trade had a significant impact on that figure, with volumes up 6.5% when they are excluded. On a monthly... Read more
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The Irish Times
Labour costs jump 3.7% as average earnings rise by 1.2%their highest level since 2009 last year as average earnings jumped 1.2 per cen
Labour costs jump 3.7% as average earnings rise by 1.2%
The Irish Times / Posted 13 hours ago
their highest level since 2009 last year as average earnings jumped 1.2 per cent to €36,519. New figures released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), show annual labour costs rose 3.7 per cent to €68 billion in 2015. This compares with a high... Read more
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The Irish Times
Retail sales up 8.1% in year to Maymonths to May, driven by strong increases in sales of hardware, books and cloth
Retail sales up 8.1% in year to May
The Irish Times / Posted 15 hours ago
months to May, driven by strong increases in sales of hardware, books and clothes. According to figures published by the Central Statistics Office on Tuesday, retail sales rose by 0.7 per cent in May, compared with April. When volatile car sales... Read more
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Limerick Post
O'Dea warns of pensions bombshellLATEST data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on the number of workers w
O'Dea warns of pensions bombshell
Limerick Post / Posted 3 days ago
LATEST data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on the number of workers who have occupational or personal pensions has been described as “extremely worrying” by Limerick Fianna Fáil TD Willie O’Dea who is the party’s spokesman on Social... Read more
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The Irish Times
Arnotts strikes retail deal with British chain John Lewisrecovered since then and city centre retailers have reported a strong uplift in
Arnotts strikes retail deal with British chain John Lewis
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
recovered since then and city centre retailers have reported a strong uplift in sales. The most recent figures from the Central Statistics Office show that retail sales are growing 5.1 per cent, year-on-year. Some of the strongest growth is in... Read more
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New Kerala
World Bank report says per capita income of Indians more than Pakistanis - newkerala.com #80058than agriculture can also give a boost to employment and thus lower poverty. I
World Bank report says per capita income of Indians more than Pakistanis - newkerala.com #80058
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
than agriculture can also give a boost to employment and thus lower poverty. In February this year, data prepared by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) revealed that per capita income of an Indian during 2015-16 was likely to be Rs. 77,431 as... Read more
11d
The Irish Times
Noonan was urged to consider ‘no fault’ insurance regimeto return to profitability, insurers have hiked motor coverage rates by 35 per
Noonan was urged to consider ‘no fault’ insurance regime
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
to return to profitability, insurers have hiked motor coverage rates by 35 per cent in the year to May, according to the Central Statistics Office, with house insurance rising by almost 10 per cent. In the letter, Mr Honohan lays much of the... Read more
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RTE News
More tourists coming here - and for a longer timeIrish tourism industry continues to grow as more people come here and spend mor
More tourists coming here - and for a longer time
RTE News / Posted 11 days ago
Irish tourism industry continues to grow as more people come here and spend more time and money while they are here. The Central Statistics Office figures show that the number of visitors coming to Ireland - on holidays, for business and to visit... Read more
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New Kerala
Rains will bring down vegetable prices: K'taka Agri Minister - newkerala.com #77734CPI for the month of May witnessed a rise in prices of food items, including ve
Rains will bring down vegetable prices: K'taka Agri Minister - newkerala.com #77734
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
CPI for the month of May witnessed a rise in prices of food items, including vegetables. According to data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), overall food inflation increased to 7.55 percent in May as against 6.32 percent in the... Read more
13d
The Financial Express
India’s GDP growth to cross 8% this fiscal: Arvind Panagariyaof uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sec
India’s GDP growth to cross 8% this fiscal: Arvind Panagariya
The Financial Express / Posted 13 days ago
of uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sector. According to the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), manufacturing sector during the fourth quarter recorded a growth rate of 9.3 per cent while... Read more
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13d
RTE News
Trade surplus improves as imports rise in AprilIrish exports rose by €254m (+3%) to €9.24 billion between March and April of t
Trade surplus improves as imports rise in April
RTE News / Posted 13 days ago
Irish exports rose by €254m (+3%) to €9.24 billion between March and April of this year, according to latest data from the Central Statistics Office. The CSO figures also show imports dropped by €565m (-11%) to €4.7 billion during the same period,... Read more
13d
The Irish Times
Trade surplus widens as imports of machinery dropexports rose by 3 per cent to €9.2 billion in April while imports dropped by 11
Trade surplus widens as imports of machinery drop
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
exports rose by 3 per cent to €9.2 billion in April while imports dropped by 11 per cent to €4.7 billion, figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) show. As a result, the State’s trade surplus for April rose by €819 million or 22 per cent... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's GDP growth to cross 8% this fiscal: Arvind Panagariyaof uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sec
India's GDP growth to cross 8% this fiscal: Arvind Panagariya
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
of uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sector. According to the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), manufacturing sector during the fourth quarter recorded a growth rate of 9.3 per cent while... Read more
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asianage
India's GDP growth to cross 8 per cent this fiscal: Arvind Panagariyaof uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sec
India's GDP growth to cross 8 per cent this fiscal: Arvind Panagariya
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
of uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sector. According to the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), manufacturing sector during the fourth quarter recorded a growth rate of 9.3 per cent while... Read more
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asianage
India's GDP growth to cross 8 per cent this fiscal Arvind Panagariyaof uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sec
India's GDP growth to cross 8 per cent this fiscal Arvind Panagariya
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
of uptick in manufacturing activity and improved performance of agriculture sector. According to the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), manufacturing sector during the fourth quarter recorded a growth rate of 9.3 per cent while... Read more
3 related stories
15d
Business Standard India
May CPI inflation spikes to 19-month high of 5.76%at 5.52 per cent, while those polled by Bloomberg forecast the number at 5.6 pe
May CPI inflation spikes to 19-month high of 5.76%
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
at 5.52 per cent, while those polled by Bloomberg forecast the number at 5.6 per cent. According to data released by the Central Statistics Office on Monday, retail food inflation or the consumer food price index rose 7.55 per cent, compared to... Read more
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15d
New Kerala
Retail inflation rises again on spiralling food prices ( - newkerala.com #76367from 6.40 per cent in the April, fresh data showed. Food inflation was at 5.21
Retail inflation rises again on spiralling food prices ( - newkerala.com #76367
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
from 6.40 per cent in the April, fresh data showed. Food inflation was at 5.21 per cent in March. Data released by the Central Statistics Office revealed that the retail inflation in rural areas was much higher at 6.45 per cent, against 4.89... Read more
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15d
Business Standard India
India's retail inflation rises to 17-month high of 5.76% in Mayhighest in at least 17 months — compared with 5.39% in April 2016 and 5.01% in
India's retail inflation rises to 17-month high of 5.76% in May
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
highest in at least 17 months — compared with 5.39% in April 2016 and 5.01% in May 2015. According to data released by the Central Statistics Office on Monday, retail food inflation or the Consumer Food Price Index rose 7.55%, compared to 6.40% in... Read more
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15d
New Kerala
Retail inflation rises again on spiralling food prices - newkerala.com #76302from 6.40 per cent in the April, fresh data showed. Food inflation was at 5.21
Retail inflation rises again on spiralling food prices - newkerala.com #76302
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
from 6.40 per cent in the April, fresh data showed. Food inflation was at 5.21 per cent in March. Data released by the Central Statistics Office revealed that the retail inflation in rural areas was much higher at 6.45 per cent, against 4.89... Read more
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15d
Business Standard India
India's retail inflation rises to 5.76% in Mayhighest in at least 17 months — compared with 5.39% in April 2016 and 5.01% in
India's retail inflation rises to 5.76% in May
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
highest in at least 17 months — compared with 5.39% in April 2016 and 5.01% in May 2015. According to data released by the Central Statistics Office on Monday, retail food inflation or the Consumer Food Price Index rose 7.55%, compared to 6.40% in... Read more
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15d
The Financial Express
Pre-markets: Sensex, Nifty set to open in red following subdued Asian cues; Tata Power, Fortis Healthcare in focus todayin terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent
Pre-markets: Sensex, Nifty set to open in red following subdued Asian cues; Tata Power, Fortis Healthcare in focus today
The Financial Express / Posted 15 days ago
in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent in April last year, the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO) after market hours on Friday showed. Tata Power on Sunday said it will acquire Welspun... Read more
16d
The Irish Times
Almost half of construction chiefs take dim outlook on Brexitsurveyed planned to hire this year, with half aiming to increase their workforc
Almost half of construction chiefs take dim outlook on Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
surveyed planned to hire this year, with half aiming to increase their workforce by more than 10 per cent. The latest Central Statistics Office figures show that 131,300 people were working in construction in the first quarter, or 6.6 per cent... Read more
16d
The Financial Express
Puzzling why CSO motives are being questioned on GDP: Jayant SinhaMinister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha cited IMF chief Christine Lagarde’s
Puzzling why CSO motives are being questioned on GDP: Jayant Sinha
The Financial Express / Posted 16 days ago
Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha cited IMF chief Christine Lagarde’s “complete faith” in the numbers put out by Central Statistics Office and said it is “puzzling” why people are questioning CSO’s motive. While CSO has estimated that... Read more
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dna
Jayant Sinha quotes IMF Chief Christine Lagarde to defend GDP numbersMinister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha cited IMF chief Christine Lagarde's
Jayant Sinha quotes IMF Chief Christine Lagarde to defend GDP numbers
dna / Posted 16 days ago
Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha cited IMF chief Christine Lagarde's "complete faith" in the numbers put out by Central Statistics Office and said it is "puzzling" why people are questioning CSO's motive. While CSO has estimated that... Read more
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17d
The Irish Times
Eight combustible areas that require Michael Noonan’s attentionstake, which is currently worth about €1.13 billion. 6 What can the Government
Eight combustible areas that require Michael Noonan’s attention
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
stake, which is currently worth about €1.13 billion. 6 What can the Government do about the troubled insurance sector? Central Statistics Office data out on Thursday show that motor insurance premiums are rising at an annual rate of 35 per... Read more
17d
New Kerala
BJP, Cong has fielded moneybags in RS polls: Sharad Yadav - newkerala.com #75360as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded 3 percent
BJP, Cong has fielded moneybags in RS polls: Sharad Yadav - newkerala.com #75360
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded 3 percent in April last year. Data released by the Central Statistics Office showed that the manufacturing sector, which constitutes over 75 percent of the index, contracted... Read more
17d
dna
Industrial production declines in April; first drop in 3 monthsa barometer of investment, declined sharply by 24.9% in April as against a grow
Industrial production declines in April; first drop in 3 months
dna / Posted 17 days ago
a barometer of investment, declined sharply by 24.9% in April as against a growth of 5.5% in the same month last year. The Central Statistics Office (CSO) data released today revealed that manufacturing, which constitutes over 75% of the index,... Read more
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18d
The Financial Express
IIP data shows revival a major challenge: India Incin terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent
IIP data shows revival a major challenge: India Inc
The Financial Express / Posted 18 days ago
in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent in April last year, the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO) today showed. The IIP had registered a growth of about 2 per cent in February this year. The... Read more
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18d
New Kerala
India's factory output down in poor start to this fiscal ( - newkerala.com #75272levels of demand-supply imbalances in the country." As per data on Index of In
India's factory output down in poor start to this fiscal ( - newkerala.com #75272
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
levels of demand-supply imbalances in the country." As per data on Index of Industrial Production (IIP) released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the fall was mainly on account of a 3.1 per cent drop in manufacturing output, which also... Read more
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18d
dna
IIP data shows industrial revival a major challenge: India Incmeasured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3
IIP data shows industrial revival a major challenge: India Inc
dna / Posted 18 days ago
measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3% in April last year, the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Friday showed. The IIP had registered a growth of about 2% in February this year. The... Read more
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18d
The Economic Times
IIP data shows revival a major challenge: India Incin terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent
IIP data shows revival a major challenge: India Inc
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent in April last year, the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO) today showed. The IIP had registered a growth of about 2 per cent in February this year. The... Read more
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18d
The Telegraph
India's factory output shrinks in Aprilcapital goods sectors. Factory output measured in terms of the IIP had expande
India's factory output shrinks in April
The Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
capital goods sectors. Factory output measured in terms of the IIP had expanded by three per cent in April last year, the Central Statistics Office (CSO) said Friday. The IIP had grown by 2 per cent in February this year, after a 1.6 per cent... Read more
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18d
The Hindu
Industrial production contracts by 3.2% in November 2015Production (IPP) measuring factory output, grew at 5.2 per cent in November 201
Industrial production contracts by 3.2% in November 2015
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Production (IPP) measuring factory output, grew at 5.2 per cent in November 2014, as per the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Tuesday. This is the worst performance since October 2011 when IIP had contracted by 4.7... Read more
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18d
The Hindu
Index of Industrial Production: Factory output fallsin terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent
Index of Industrial Production: Factory output falls
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3 per cent in April last year, the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO) today showed. Disappointing data may add to the clamour for rate cut by the Reserve Bank of... Read more
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New Kerala
India's factory output down in poor start to this fiscal - newkerala.com #75157in April last year, official data showed on Friday. As per data on Index of In
India's factory output down in poor start to this fiscal - newkerala.com #75157
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
in April last year, official data showed on Friday. As per data on Index of Industrial Production (IIP) released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the fall was mainly on account of a 3.1 per cent drop in manufacturing output, which also... Read more
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18d
dna
Industrial production contracts by 0.8% in April; its first decline in 3 monthsmeasured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3
Industrial production contracts by 0.8% in April; its first decline in 3 months
dna / Posted 18 days ago
measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 3% in April last year, the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Friday showed. Disappointing data may add to the clamour for rate cut by the Reserve Bank... Read more
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18d
New Kerala
India's factory output falls 0.8 percent in April - newkerala.com #75144in the month before, official data showed on Friday. As per data on Index of I
India's factory output falls 0.8 percent in April - newkerala.com #75144
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
in the month before, official data showed on Friday. As per data on Index of Industrial Production (IIP) released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the fall was mainly on account of a 3.1 percent drop in manufacturing output, which also has... Read more
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18d
Herald.ie
Thugs attack family with baseball bats in horror city attackon Sunday morning in the Hills Lane area of the Dublin suburb. There is no conn
Thugs attack family with baseball bats in horror city attack
Herald.ie / Posted 18 days ago
on Sunday morning in the Hills Lane area of the Dublin suburb. There is no connection between the two crimes. According to Central Statistics Office figures, there were 26,246 recorded burglary and related offences last year, representing a... Read more
19d
RTE News
Car insurance up over 35% in May - CSOThe cost of car insurance increased by 35.5% over the past 12 months, according
Car insurance up over 35% in May - CSO
RTE News / Posted 19 days ago
The cost of car insurance increased by 35.5% over the past 12 months, according to the May inflation figures from the Central Statistics Office. Home insurance rose 9.9% over the past 12 months to May while the cost of health insurance rose by 6.5%... Read more
19d
The Irish Times
Cost of motor insurance continues to climb, figures showsuch as high legal costs and the collapse of Setanta Insurance. The consumer p
Cost of motor insurance continues to climb, figures show
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
such as high legal costs and the collapse of Setanta Insurance. The consumer price index, published on Thursday by the Central Statistics Office, also shows the cost rose 1 per cent in May compared with April. Elsewhere, the most notable... Read more
19d
RTE News
12.2% rise in number of new cars licensed in Mayfor the first time in Ireland last month, representing a rise of 12.2% for the
12.2% rise in number of new cars licensed in May
RTE News / Posted 19 days ago
for the first time in Ireland last month, representing a rise of 12.2% for the same month in 2015. Latest figures from the Central Statistics Office also show a total of 5,488 used (imported) private cars were licensed here – an increase of 46.4%... Read more
20d
The Hindu
Lead article by T. T. Ram Mohan on global economic growth — Tempering economic ebulliencefiscal consolidation and the falling investment rate mean a return to 8 per cen
Lead article by T. T. Ram Mohan on global economic growth — Tempering economic ebullience
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
fiscal consolidation and the falling investment rate mean a return to 8 per cent growth may not happen anytime soon The Central Statistics Office’s (CSO) provisional estimates for the Indian economy for 2015-16 have created a buzz. The estimates... Read more
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22d
Business Standard India
GDP data discrepancies: Govt to release supply use table to tackle variationImplementation (MoSPI) before releasing the table. However, only the table for
GDP data discrepancies: Govt to release supply use table to tackle variation
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
Implementation (MoSPI) before releasing the table. However, only the table for 2011-12 and 2012-13 would be released by the Central Statistics Office now. Discrepancies would be eliminated only with a lag. This means that GDP data for 2015-16,... Read more
26d
The Irish Times
Live Register numbers fall as recovery drives more to workclaimants on the Live Register continues to fall as recovery pushes more people
Live Register numbers fall as recovery drives more to work
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
claimants on the Live Register continues to fall as recovery pushes more people back into the workforce. Figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) show the number of people on the register fell by 3,600 last month, reducing the seasonally... Read more
26d
dna
The silver liningis good news that the economy is expected to grow at 7.6 per cent during 2015-1
The silver lining
dna / Posted 26 days ago
is good news that the economy is expected to grow at 7.6 per cent during 2015-16, according to estimates released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO). India thus remains the fastest growing economy in the world, leaving China behind at 6.8 per... Read more
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The Hindu
India's growth in GDP: The challenge of sustaining growthThe latest GDP growth data released by the Central Statistics Office show that
India's growth in GDP: The challenge of sustaining growth
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
The latest GDP growth data released by the Central Statistics Office show that India’s economy expanded by 7.9 per cent in the three months ended March, a sharp acceleration from the marginally downsized 7.2 per cent achieved in the preceding... Read more
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27d
Calcutta News
Indian economy posts 7.6 percent growth in 2015-16 fiscal yeareconomy, that imports two-thirds of its oil, reportedly managed to save billion
Indian economy posts 7.6 percent growth in 2015-16 fiscal year
Calcutta News / Posted 27 days ago
economy, that imports two-thirds of its oil, reportedly managed to save billions on oil imports. The country’s Central Statistics Office (CSO) reported that India’s farm sector grew by 2.3 percent from a year ago, Mining grew 8.6... Read more
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27d
The Irish Times
Returning emigrants prompt executive relocation businessThe number of Irish people emigrating has steadily dropped since the peak in 20
Returning emigrants prompt executive relocation business
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
The number of Irish people emigrating has steadily dropped since the peak in 2013, according to the Central Statistics Office, and since then there has been a discernible upward trend in the numbers of Irish people coming back home. David Johnson,... Read more
27d
Irish Central
Top baby names in Ireland for 2015 - some Irish names make a comebackmade the top 100 baby names in Ireland. Words fail me. Interestingly, the stat
Top baby names in Ireland for 2015 - some Irish names make a comeback
Irish Central / Posted 27 days ago
made the top 100 baby names in Ireland. Words fail me. Interestingly, the statistics recently published by the Irish Central Statistics Office compare the names chosen by parents who both stated they were Irish nationals, compared to parents... Read more
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27d
The Financial Express
Centre met 3.9% fiscal deficit target in FY16economy grow 7.6% in the last fiscal year from 7.2% in the previous year. Howe
Centre met 3.9% fiscal deficit target in FY16
The Financial Express / Posted 27 days ago
economy grow 7.6% in the last fiscal year from 7.2% in the previous year. However, the GDP data released separately by the Central Statistics Office said despite the augmented government spending, gross fixed capital formation contracted 1.9% in... Read more
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