Tag: Irish

Irish rugby chief confirms Six Nations game postponed as coronavirus precaution

Ireland’s match against Italy in the Six Nations Championship next weekend has been postponed, the Irish Rugby Football Union has confirmed. IRFU chief executive Philip Browne said that, following a meeting with Health Minister Simon Harris, he is “happy to comply” with official advice. The decision comes after health experts recommended cancelling the game in Dublin due to the risk […]

Irish prices are the second-highest in Europe, figures reveal

Irish consumers pay the second-highest prices in Europe, according to new data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO). Only consumers in Denmark have to fork out more when it comes to consumer goods, according to the ‘Measuring Ireland‘s Progress 2018‘ report. The report paints a picture of Ireland and its changing trends based on 59 indicators, including education, health, […]