Business confidence is improving after falling back during the middle of 2012, according to the latest business sentiment survey from Ibec.
The outlook for exports rose significantly, and while domestic sales expectations remain modest, they are much better than this time last year, the survey, which covered the fourth quarter, found.
"Despite a tough budget, business is positive about the year ahead,” said Ibec chief economist Fergal O'Brien. “The domestic economy is weak, but there are...
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