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From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Anxiety and depression are key in keeping the long-term unemployed out of work Opinion

Opinion: Anxiety and depression are key in keeping the long-term unemployed out of work

Mental health, rather than economic growth, may be one of the key factors in helping people return to work.

From TheJournal.ie Pre-recession habits are starting to creep back into our shopping routines Recovery

Pre-recession habits are starting to creep back into our shopping routines

Aldi’s growth is also continuing to surge ahead of the competition.

From TheJournal.ie BAN THE BANKS: There's a wild theory going around that some people are starting to take seriously So Long

BAN THE BANKS: There's a wild theory going around that some people are starting to take seriously

What do you think? Does it sound brilliant or crazy – or both?

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Who was to blame – Anglo or the Financial Regulator? It's a false dichotomy. Anglo

Opinion: Who was to blame – Anglo or the Financial Regulator? It's a false dichotomy.

No jail time for convicted Anglo pair because Judge Nolan believes they were led into ‘error and illegality’ by the Financial Regulator? Well, the Anglo Tapes tell a very different story.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Anxiety often breeds perfectionism and success. But at what cost to the individual? Worry

Column: Anxiety often breeds perfectionism and success. But at what cost to the individual?

The fear of failure is a powerful motivator, but when does worrying become destructive?

From TheJournal.ie Meet the creative entrepreneurs who fought the slump - together We Are Fambally

Meet the creative entrepreneurs who fought the slump - together

The Fumbally Exchange is due to spread to 13 new locations this year – and two-thirds of its member businesses plan to expand this year.

From TheJournal.ie Over 50s' income did not fall during the recession - ESRI Standard Of Living

Over 50s' income did not fall during the recession - ESRI

The think tank say research shows that, although the wealth of over 50s declined, overall income, health and well-being did not.

From TheJournal.ie Carl Scarpa and Flannery's Pub among eight firms who saved over 400 jobs so far this year Jobswatch

Carl Scarpa and Flannery's Pub among eight firms who saved over 400 jobs so far this year

The Hughes Blake SME Examinership Index showed that seven of the eight firms were SMEs.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's suicide rate is below EU average - OECD report OECD

Ireland's suicide rate is below EU average - OECD report

The study found that incomes and employment in Ireland remain far below their pre-crisis levels.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The Troika created a social experiment – and Ireland was the unlucky lab rat Troika

Column: The Troika created a social experiment – and Ireland was the unlucky lab rat

Today MEPs voted to endorse the findings of a report into the Troika – but ultimately there will be no sanctions. Ireland is not yet free from economic shackles, writes Nessa Childers MEP.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Music and austerity – how do we express the time we live in? Facing The Music

Column: Music and austerity – how do we express the time we live in?

Toner Quinn examines Ireland’s musical response the economic crash and bank guarantee – an “act of betrayal so shocking … the country throbbed with pain”.

From TheJournal.ie A Greek bank is to issue bonds for the first time since 2009 Debt

A Greek bank is to issue bonds for the first time since 2009

Piraeus Bank SA requires more than €6 billion worth of capital.

From TheJournal.ie Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession Suicide Prevention

Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession

That’s according to a report on suicide prevention that will be presented to the Dáil committee next week.

From TheJournal.ie If you're for voting rights for Irish abroad the EU is on your side Gallant Allies

If you're for voting rights for Irish abroad the EU is on your side

The European Commission intervention comes as the ‘We’re Coming Back’ group make a submission to Irish Government arguing for voting rights.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The Troika may be gone, but Ireland's social problems remain People Of Ireland

Column: The Troika may be gone, but Ireland's social problems remain

With the instability in the eurozone receding in recent months, we have seen the emergence of an important debate at European level: how to tackle the serious social impact of the recession, writes Dominic Hannigan TD.

From TheJournal.ie Over half of Irish adults only visit dentist in emergency Open Wide

Over half of Irish adults only visit dentist in emergency

Irish Dental Association’s survey finds routine visits drop sharply after the age of 45 years.

From TheJournal.ie 'Secret Millionaire' community centre in Dublin's inner city closes down The Liberties

'Secret Millionaire' community centre in Dublin's inner city closes down

The St Nicholas of Myra centre in The Liberties in Dublin’s inner city had become a hub for people in the area – but now it faces the same fate as so many community centres.

From TheJournal.ie Spanish PM says falling wages help save jobs Living Wage

Spanish PM says falling wages help save jobs

“It is better to bet on earning a little bit less and maintain as many jobs as possible” – do you agree with Mariano Rajoy?

From TheJournal.ie Over 350 jobs at risk as A|Wear enters receivership Fashion

Over 350 jobs at risk as A|Wear enters receivership

The company says it has failed to meet sales targets since going into examinership last month.

From TheJournal.ie NAMA says it has been the most 'proactive' in providing social housing Homelessness

NAMA says it has been the most 'proactive' in providing social housing

The asset management agency took umbrage at Focus Ireland’s suggestion this morning that it could not access its properties.

From TheJournal.ie 16 families becoming homeless every month in Dublin Homelessness

16 families becoming homeless every month in Dublin

Focus Ireland has said a worrying number of families are losing their homes. The charity has helped more than 9,000 homeless – or at risk of being homeless – people so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Risk that high unemployment will become 'structural' in Ireland Post-Crisis

Risk that high unemployment will become 'structural' in Ireland

The OECD is mainly upbeat on Ireland’s economic future but worries about stubbornly high unemployment.

From TheJournal.ie JPMorgan agrees record $13 billion deal for mortgage misdeeds United States

JPMorgan agrees record $13 billion deal for mortgage misdeeds

The bank acknowledge that it had “made serious misrepresentations to the public” over residential mortgage-backed securities.

From TheJournal.ie In Spain, even toddlers learn Chinese for job hopes Hola Beijing

In Spain, even toddlers learn Chinese for job hopes

Parents are being encouraged to improve their children’s chances – from the age of three – in a country with high unemployment.

From TheJournal.ie Money getting you down? A psychologist is giving free advice on how to handle stress Budget 2014

Money getting you down? A psychologist is giving free advice on how to handle stress

Psychologist Shane Martin is holding a free talk entitled “How to Cope with the Stress of Debt” this week.

From TheJournal.ie How recessionary budgets have changed Ireland... Budget Inventions

How recessionary budgets have changed Ireland...

Here are some of the things that would not exist in Ireland, if not for our six austerity budgets.

From TheJournal.ie IMF boss warns US default could trigger worldwide recession Shutdown

IMF boss warns US default could trigger worldwide recession

The US has until Thursday to raise its debt ceiling or face defaulting for the first time in its history.

From TheJournal.ie Outside Dublin: How Budget 2014 will affect us all On The Ground

Outside Dublin: How Budget 2014 will affect us all

TheJournal.ie paid a visit Cork to see what the city’s hopes and fears are ahead of this week’s budget.

From TheJournal.ie Employers worried about rising pay expectations Recession

Employers worried about rising pay expectations

IBEC says more than a quarter of its member firms plan to take on new staff next year.

From TheJournal.ie Irish business 'nervous about unpleasant budget surprises' The Future Is Bright

Irish business 'nervous about unpleasant budget surprises'

But they are brightened by further increases in activity levels over the past three months.

From TheJournal.ie Damien Kiberd: Austerity economics have us locked in Permaslump Opinion

Damien Kiberd: Austerity economics have us locked in Permaslump

“Families want to exit their own micro-bailouts too,” writes new TheJournal.ie columnist Damien Kiberd.

From TheJournal.ie France to look at laws curbing Sunday shopping France

France to look at laws curbing Sunday shopping

Under French law, Sunday is a mandatory day off – but critics say it’s putting the nation at a competitive disadvantage.

From TheJournal.ie Five years older and deeper in debt... So why don't the Irish protest more? 5 Years On

Five years older and deeper in debt... So why don't the Irish protest more?

In the last few years, there’s been a noticeable decrease in the numbers taking to the streets to voice their anger. We asked the experts — why are the Irish so reluctant to protest?

From TheJournal.ie Anglo Tapes: Drumm admits €6 billion was being sent "around in a circle" New Recording

Anglo Tapes: Drumm admits €6 billion was being sent "around in a circle"

Former Anglo CEO David Drumm can be heard admitting he knew the lender was circulating the money between it and Irish Life & Permanent.

12 golden memories of the Celtic Tiger era

#celtictigernostalgia is trending on Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie Ryanair, female bishops and obese kids: The week in numbers In Numbers

Ryanair, female bishops and obese kids: The week in numbers

Plus: how much money is the Government hoping to get from the sale of Bord Gais Energy?

From TheJournal.ie If we're out of recession, should we rent Eddie Irvine's old pad? Property Porn

If we're out of recession, should we rent Eddie Irvine's old pad?

It’s only €7,500 a month, you know.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Fire up the misinformation machine – the cowards have returned from their holidays Opinion

Column: Fire up the misinformation machine – the cowards have returned from their holidays

Our politicians have returned to the Dáil, so get ready to be told the sky is green and the hills are blue, writes Aaron McKenna.

From TheJournal.ie Minister: The number of obese three-year-olds in Ireland is frightening Obesity

Minister: The number of obese three-year-olds in Ireland is frightening

Frances Fitzgerald said she was concerned about figures in a report published today which found “examples of three-year-olds eating hamburgers and crisps”.

From TheJournal.ie Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families Growing Up In Ireland

Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families

The long-term study focusing on childhood found a significant increase in the number of parents going through financial problems between 2008 and 2011.