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New lending rules for credit unions from January

The Central Bank has said it will allow credit unions undertake increased longer term lending, including home mortgage and business ...
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European car sales up 8.6% in Oct, driven by VW rebound – ACEA

Passenger car registrations in Europe rose 8.6% in October, to their highest level since 2009, driven by robust demand in ...
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More time spent on social media than calls – ComReg

New research shows that consumers here are using our phones less and less for phone calls and more for messaging ...
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ECB has not reached limits of monetary policy – Lane

The European Central Bank has not reached the limit of what it can do on monetary policy, its chief economist ...
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Average weekly earnings rise by 3.4% in 2018 – CSO

Average weekly earnings were €740 in 2018, an increase of 3.4% on the previous year, according to new statistics released ...
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Euro zone inflation confirmed as slowing to 0.7% in October

Euro zone’s headline inflation slowed in October, the European Union statistics office said today as it confirmed its earlier estimate, ...
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EU Commission gives green light to broadband plan

The European Commission has approved the Government’s National Broadband Plan, saying it complies with EU state aid rules. The decision ...
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WTO members warn on post-Brexit market access

World Trade Organization members have demanded compromises from the EU and Britain to ensure foreign businesses do not lose market ...
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Two thirds of SMEs do not have digital presence

A survey by the IE Domain Registry, which manages the dot-IE web address, h found that two thirds of SMEs ...
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