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Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Martin promises to defer increase in pension age

Age Action Ireland last night claimed older people are being used as ... The Irish Independent asked Fianna Fáil how much it would cost to defer the ...


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Only four countries have more billionaires per head than Ireland

Seventeen of the world's billionaire individuals and families are Irish citizens, ... the world's 2,153 billionaires own more wealth than 4.6 billion people.


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Ratings agencies see Ireland weathering Brexit, trade and tax storms

The Irish economy should comfortably withstand a lingering Brexit, international trade, and other macroeconomic challenges this year, according to ...


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Leo Varadkar opens up about buying his first home aged '24 or 25′ and 'wants that to be attainable'

The Taoiseach also said that matters with Brexit are 'only half done' and that within the EU, there needs to be someone who is 'fighting Ireland's ...


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Angola And South Korea Among Emerging Export Markets For Irish Drinks Industry

“With ongoing global trade uncertainties in the UK and the USA as a result of Brexit and tariffs, it's promising to see that Irish drinks brands are ...


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We urgently need to tackle obesity stigma in Ireland

If people living with obesity are to effectively address the health issues to which they are exposed, they need to work with their GPs and other ...


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90% of Irish people think pensions are a good idea but over half don't own one

Standard Life's most recent survey of 1,000 Irish adults reveals an overwhelming majority or 88% of respondents think owning a private pension in ...


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Over 28000 people admitted to hospital because of Type 2 diabetes since 2015

More than 28,000 people had inpatient stays in Irish hospitals in a four-year period because of Type 2 diabetes. Between 6,000 and 8,000 people ...


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