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6 06, 2015

Home Builders Association of Delaware Gives Carl M. Freeman Companies’ Bayside Eight Regal Awards Including Community of the Year and Best Amenity Value

By | 2015-06-06T11:58:53+00:00 June 6th, 2015|Stock Market|0 Comments

Selbyville, DE (PRWEB) June 05, 2015 Bayside has been named Community of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Delaware, a member of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The family beach and golf community won seven additional prestigious Regal awards: Community With Best Amenity Value, Sussex Countys Community [...]

8 11, 2014

Assisted reproduction bill ‘by end of the year’

By | 2014-11-08T03:30:27+00:00 November 8th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

The genetic mother of twins born to a surrogate has lost her legal battle to be declared the children's legal mother on their birth certificate. The Supreme Court overturned a High Court decision declaring the genetic mother as the legal mother. The landmark decision that maternity could be established on the [...]

6 10, 2014

Consumer sentiment at 7 year high: KBC/ESRI survey

By | 2014-10-06T11:59:33+00:00 October 6th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Positive economic news - and the anticipation of a less severe budget - has boosted people's expectations Consumer sentiment rose sharply in September, according to a survey by KBC Bank Ireland and the ESRI, as optimism grew about the economy ahead of Budget 2015. The KBC Bank Ireland/ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index [...]

3 10, 2014

US jobless rate hits 6 year low as payrolls rise

By | 2014-10-03T23:06:02+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

US non-farm payrolls rose by 248,000 in September, with the July and August figures also revised upwards US employers stepped up hiring in September and the jobless rate fell to a six-year low, which could bolster bets on a Federal Reserve rate hike in mid-2015 or even earlier. Today’s report on [...]

3 10, 2014

Central Bank eyes GDP growth of 4.5% for this year

By | 2014-10-03T15:29:13+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

The Central Bank has nearly doubled its prediction for economic growth this year, largely due to a higher than expected level of exports.  In its latest quarterly bulletin for this year, it now says that gross domestic product (GDP) will expand by 4.5% in 2014 compared to its prediction three months [...]

3 10, 2014

Services sector grows, new orders hit 8 year high

By | 2014-10-03T07:52:10+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Investec Purchasing Managers' Index of activity in the services sector rose to 62.5 in September from 62.4 in August Activity in the country's services sector grew robustly again in September, as new orders expanded at their sharpest rate in over eight years to add further momentum to the fast-growing economy.  The [...]

25 09, 2014

Property prices up 14.9% in year to August

By | 2014-09-25T01:56:43+00:00 September 25th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

New CSO figures show that national residential property prices are now 14.9% higher than in August 2013 Residental property prices increased again last month, according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office. The CSO figures show that national prices were 14.9% higher in August compared to August 2013. Residential prices [...]

11 09, 2014

Economy set to grow by 3% this year – Noonan

By | 2014-09-11T18:12:27+00:00 September 11th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Michael Noonan gave the improved forecast ahead of Fine Gael's think-in, which is taking place in Cork The economy is set to grow by a better-than-expected 3% this year, according to Minister for Finance Michael Noonan. Meanwhile, Minister for Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin has said the German government has backed [...]

2 09, 2014

Dublin office rents could grow 30% this year; HWBC

By | 2014-09-02T05:48:59+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

The growth in the price of rents for office space in Dublin could be as high as 30% this year. That's according to HWBC's mid year office market review. The review shows that rates for prime Grade A offices in Dublin City Centre rose 15% in the first half, well in [...]

1 09, 2014

Manufacturing activity at 15 year high

By | 2014-09-01T06:59:18+00:00 September 1st, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Manufacturing expanded at the fastest rate since 1999 in August, figures from Investec Bank show this morning. A surge in new orders offered further evidence that the economy is recovering steadily. The Investec Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index rose to a 15-year high of 57.3 in August from 55.4 in July, well [...]