Dublin Economy

One of the most striking things to emerge from the latest Your Dublin Your Voice survey1 is the extent to which the COVID-19 restrictions have seen technology become central to our lives. Nowhere is this clearer than in the transition to working from home. 75% indicated...

Governments all around Europe have prioritised three areas of extra spending in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Health budgets are unconstrained, those out of work have been provided with household income support and business firms have been offered wage subsidies and holidays from tax...

Dublin’s economy is at a critical juncture. Growth is strong but Brexit is posing a unique and significant challenge to the region. There are of course major uncertainties regarding the future EU-UK relationship. However, Brexit is just one of the external threats facing Dublin. Now...

daa has worked closely with a range of key government, operational and commercial stakeholders to ensure robust contingency measures will minimise any potential Brexit impact. daa is a global airport and travel retail group which operates in 13 countries. In Ireland, daa manages and operates the...

By addressing the gender gap Ireland can unleash innovation and creativity and spark a new era of entrepreneur led economic growth. Entrepreneurship fuels economic growth, with new businesses accounting for a significant proportion of new job creation. Ireland is not fully exploiting its entrepreneurial potential, with...

Entrepreneurship and the creation of start-ups are increasingly important and recognised drivers of economic growth, employment and innovation globally and indeed in Ireland. As almost one in five people aspire to start a business in Ireland and as entrepreneurial activity continues to develop(1), the importance...

Enterprise Ireland sees a multidimensional approach to innovation as more likely to deliver the improved business results and strengthen the competitiveness of Irish companies in international markets. Innovation is essential for all businesses to ensure they sustain competitiveness, improve productivity, and build resilience. As the global...