Despite increased political uncertainty across the world, Ireland’s economy continues to perform well. Total employment is now rising by 2.9% per annum – the 3rd fastest growth rate in the EU. Gross earnings are only edging-up but, by easing pressure on the public finances, jobs growth has allowed the Government to reduce income taxes in three successive budgets. This has led to a meaningful improvement in disposable incomes and a broadening of the economic growth base.
Source : Savills