# austerity - Today’s News
Polls suggest both the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps are neck-and-neck.
# austerity - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
They are braving bad weather as they make their feelings clear over the upcoming referendum.
# austerity - Thursday 25 June, 2015
Today is the last day of the One-Parent Family Payment for anyone whose youngest child is aged seven. Approximately 11,000 families will immediately lose income.
# austerity - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
Our Finance Minister has sided with the most hardline of Greece’s creditors this week – and that’s wrong, writes Ronan Burtenshaw.
# austerity - Tuesday 23 June, 2015
… and the Irish people in the back.
# austerity - Monday 22 June, 2015
The committee described Ireland’s laws on abortion as “highly restrictive”.
# austerity - Sunday 14 June, 2015
With Greece now just over a fortnight away from default, this could very well spell the beginning of the end for the Euro as we know it.
# austerity - Friday 15 May, 2015
The new Greek government is pushing ahead with privatising ports and airports.
# austerity - Sunday 10 May, 2015
Protesters threw smoke bombs and arrests were made.
# austerity - Friday 8 May, 2015
He was later released without charge.
# austerity - Monday 4 May, 2015
The magnitude of the impact of the recession on older people is as diverse as the ageing population itself.
# austerity - Friday 3 April, 2015
But the government insists it will be able to pay its debts on time.
# austerity - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
Enda Kenny was arriving at Yahoo’s new €11m offices in Dublin.
# austerity - Sunday 8 March, 2015
It’s becoming a popular tourist destination for Germans.
# austerity - Saturday 28 February, 2015
They’re good at protesting and making noise, but they have no workable policies.
# austerity - Monday 23 February, 2015
Greece’s bailout extension is loaded with political meaning for other eurozone countries.
# austerity - Wednesday 11 February, 2015
The new Greek government is trying to kick free of its bailout terms.
# austerity - Sunday 8 February, 2015
Everyone was talking about Greek debt deals, counting calories and the end of cheap booze.
# austerity - Thursday 5 February, 2015
It was already done with a year ago, apparently.
# austerity - Saturday 31 January, 2015
Thousands were out in support of the new anti-austerity party Podemos.
# austerity - Thursday 29 January, 2015
We live in a time of austerity – and education is being targeted along with other elements of society.
# austerity - Monday 26 January, 2015
This election was vital – not just for Greeks, but for working class people throughout Europe.
# austerity - Saturday 24 January, 2015
Paul Murphy says a Syriza win could provoke a ‘further radicalisation in Ireland’.
# austerity - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
2015 is going to be a significant year in the European Union, as citizens in eight member states will be able to vote – beginning with Greece this Sunday.
# austerity - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
The banking inquiry’s first public hearings get under way today and questions remain about what happened six years ago.
# austerity - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
It is believed the last time a Budget struggled to be passed was 1991.
# austerity - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Moves to cut child benefit, unemployment benefit and social assistance were not inevitable, they were choices.
# austerity - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
The Finance Minister undoubtedly thought the best tactic was to make as few changes as possible, but will the Irish people be better off now?
# austerity - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
Finance Minister tells TheJournal.ie he will be “cautious and prudent” to secure the economic recovery in the coming years.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# austerity - Friday 10 October, 2014
Professor Brendan Kelly made the comment as a new report into mental health in Europe is released.
# austerity - Sunday 5 October, 2014
For Ireland’s recovery is to be truly successful, our growth must be sustainable – and felt throughout the entire country – writes Ian Talbot of Chambers Ireland.
# austerity - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
“This has to stop.”
# austerity - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The minster says cuts will have to be made, even if they are less than previously thought.
# austerity - Friday 22 August, 2014
Positive economic trends on nearly every front make for an easier budget.
# austerity - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The latest quarterly report from Goodbody Stockbrokers has some positive points on the Irish economy.
# austerity - Thursday 14 August, 2014
# austerity - Monday 21 July, 2014
I’m a young, unemployed student. I desperately needed to pay my college tuition, so I signed up to a website seeking a ‘financial arrangement’ with a wealthy man.
# austerity - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Opinion: Older people and Gaeilgeoirí are right to be indignant – this Cabinet doesn’t care about them
The new Gaeltacht minister isn’t fluent in Irish and the de-prioritisation of older people’s issues has been rubber-stamped; whole sections of society are being disenfranchised.