Tuesday July 14, 2020

Fewer CEOs positive on Irish economy

PwC survey shows political uncertainty a key worry

14th July, 2016
Most Irish COs still planning growth Pic: Pixabay

A survey of Irish chief executives has found a sharp drop in confidence about the Irish economy, while political uncertainty is a concern. The survey, by PwC, was carried out before the outcome of Britain's referendum on leaving the EU.

83 per cent saw political uncertainty as one of the main risks to growth. The outcome of the US elections and volatility in China are also worrying Irish CEOs.

Despite the uncertainties, a large majority of...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

As the online debate on trans issues remains heated, those affected by them in the real world are calling for more support, space and understanding. But are their voices being heard?

Colin Murphy | 3 weeks ago

The former NTMA head says he is ‘quite alarmed’ at the potential for legal actions over the large number of deaths in nursing homes during the crisis

Michael Brennan | 2 months ago

Oil storage in the self-styled ‘Pipeline Crossroads of the World’ is full to the brim, but the black stuff keeps on coming. With much of the world’s economy in a Covid-19 slowdown, at one point last week, benchmark US crude oil was priced at minus $37.63 a barrel

Barry J Whyte | 2 months ago