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“Offensive” prayer under spotlight following announcement of Blasphemy Referendum

In recent weeks there has been an increase in debate over the calls for the Catholic prayer recited at the beginning of each Dáil session to be removed. Independent TD Clare Daly described the recital of a prayer as “offensive”…

Questions raised over EU Commission’s Energy appointee

Criticism is mounting over the EU’s decision to appoint the Spanish Popular Party’s Miguel Arias Cañete to the position of Commissioner for Energy and Climate Action. Mr Arias Cañete, medicine who served as Minister for Agriculture, case Food and Environment…

“It’s time for a new generation to redefine where they are and what that role is” Rachel Carey Sat Down With Green Party Leader Eamon Ryan

Rachel Carey sat down with Green Party leader Eamon Ryan to discuss the comeback of the Green Party into the Irish sphere of politics and what this means for students. I met Eamon Ryan in his party’s offices on Suffolk…

Where now for the Irish Property Market?

As the rest of the economy enters recovery, sovaldi what of Ireland’s tumultuous property market for 2014? The Irish economy is showing signs of life again, cialis with many of the key metrics with which we view economic health illustrating…

Ryanair opts for PR Makeover

O’Leary outlines new customer relations strategy for Europe’s biggest airline Ryanair, buy viagra the Irish airline spearheaded by Michael O’Leary, treat has announced a revamp of its customer relations strategy. The development will see the airline establish a new social…

Irish SME’s – Just Small Talk?

It’s time to prioritise small Irish businesses and get Ireland working again One of the most popular refrains by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny in the last two years has been that by 2016 Ireland will, viagra among other things, viagra…

#TwitterIPO

On the 12th of September 2013, clinic Twitter announced it was finally ready to spread its wings. A tweet of 135 characters announced one of the year’s biggest financial stories: Twitter was filing for an IPO. A not so public…

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Students Will Do Well not to Fall into Old Habits of Previous Generation

The transition of the final quarter of 2013 into the New Year has sparked an unfamiliar sense of optimism amongst business, economic and political discussions across the country. On the 6th of October 2013, I sat down and opened the…

$3n – $4bn price tag on Snapchat – Obscene or Justified?

Snapchat is not even 3 years old. It’s run by a couple of twentysomethings with no prior business experience. And it has never made a cent. Yet the instant photographic communication app has attracted a $3bn all-cash offer from Facebook…

The Japanese Economy – “Abenomics” & The 2020 Olympics

Abenomics ‘Abenomics’ refers to the economic policies advocated by Shinz? Abe, ampoule the current Prime Minister of Japan, cialis who assumed office on the 26th December 2012. The “three arrows” of Abenomics, are symbolic of the three major components of…

UCD Marks 10 Years of Successful Innovation at NovaUCD

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the official opening of NovaUCD, the centre for new ventures and entrepreneurs in UCD. To mark this anniversary, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, has officially launched a report highlighting the economic…

Cyprus shows how ECB has changed

As Ireland has already shown, pills you don’t need to have a big proportion of euro area GDP to destabilise the currency area. Cyprus is doing a stellar job of reinforcing that point. The Cypriot crisis has evolved as follows,…