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Irish Examiner
SF insists department warned abolishing USC would 'benefit the wealthiest in society'Sinn Féin are insisting an internal memo for Michael Noonan shows it is unfair
SF insists department warned abolishing USC would 'benefit the wealthiest in society'
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
Sinn Féin are insisting an internal memo for Michael Noonan shows it is unfair and unaffordable to abolish the Universal Social Charge. That is despite claims from the Department of Finance that the memo has been made redundant by the new... Read more
21h
The Irish Times
USC: Best we can hope for is a very long goodbyemight have suggested otherwise. The documents, drawn up as briefing notes for a
USC: Best we can hope for is a very long goodbye
The Irish Times / Posted 21 hours ago
might have suggested otherwise. The documents, drawn up as briefing notes for a new Minister for Finance – in the event, Michael Noonan was reappointed – look designed to drive home the point that progress in cutting the US was going to have to... Read more
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23h
WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Case Against Noonan, Accused Killer, Heads For Grand JuryA Jefferson County grand jury will consider charges against accused killer Greg
Case Against Noonan, Accused Killer, Heads For Grand Jury
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 23 hours ago
A Jefferson County grand jury will consider charges against accused killer Gregory "Michael" Noonan. Court papers said Getman died as the result of injuries to her liver. Noonan had a court appearance scheduled for today, Wednesday, but waived his... Read more
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RTE News
600% rise in property tax among USC alternativesas a revenue raising measure in January 2011, collects around €4bn a year. How
600% rise in property tax among USC alternatives
RTE News / Posted yesterday
as a revenue raising measure in January 2011, collects around €4bn a year. However, last February, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said Fine Gael planned to abolish USC by 2020. A briefing document, obtained by Sinn Féin finance... Read more
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The Register
US Treasury to launch pre-emptive strike on EU's Ireland tax probedeadline as to when it expects the now three-year probe to conclude. However,
US Treasury to launch pre-emptive strike on EU's Ireland tax probe
The Register / Posted yesterday
deadline as to when it expects the now three-year probe to conclude. However, as the Irish Times notes, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said in July that a final decision on the probe into the Irish government may come in September or Octob... Read more
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The Irish Times
US ups ante on Brussels as Apple ruling loomsunpaid taxes from Starbucks last year. However, the Dutch government has vowed
US ups ante on Brussels as Apple ruling looms
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
unpaid taxes from Starbucks last year. However, the Dutch government has vowed to fight the decision. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said last month that the EU’s final decision on Apple’s tax affairs in Ireland, which Brussels began to probe... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Immigration trumps emigration for first time since 2009 as Irish return homethe estimated total population from 4,635,400 in April 2015 to 4,673,700 in Apr
Immigration trumps emigration for first time since 2009 as Irish return home
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
the estimated total population from 4,635,400 in April 2015 to 4,673,700 in April 2016, a rise of 38,400. Finance Minister Michael Noonan welcomed the CSO figures showing that net inward migration over the year to April had “turned positive” for... Read more
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Irish Central
Highest number of people in employment in Ireland since start of 2009register, the figures showing the sixteenth quarter in succession where unemplo
Highest number of people in employment in Ireland since start of 2009
Irish Central / Posted 2 days ago
register, the figures showing the sixteenth quarter in succession where unemployment has declined. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan welcomed the latest figures. “This growth remains broad-based, with 12 of the 14 sectors reported by the CSO... Read more
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RTE News
More than 2m employed for first time since 2009with 56.1% a year earlier and 57.6% in the second quarter of 2014. Commenting
More than 2m employed for first time since 2009
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
with 56.1% a year earlier and 57.6% in the second quarter of 2014. Commenting on the figures, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said: "We have now seen 15 consecutive quarters of employment growth. "This growth remains broad-based, with... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Charged With Murder, Watertown Man Jailed In Woman's DeathA Watertown man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend remains in Jefferson
Charged With Murder, Watertown Man Jailed In Woman's Death
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 5 days ago
A Watertown man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend remains in Jefferson County jail. Gregory "Michael" Noonan was charged with second degree murder late Thursday in the death of Barbara L. "Curry" Getman, with whom he had a long-running, and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Inheriting from divorced parents – what are the limits?economy and the recovery in the value of assets such as property, but it remain
Inheriting from divorced parents – what are the limits?
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
economy and the recovery in the value of assets such as property, but it remains to be seen if Minister for Finance Michael Noonan responds in the budget. For the moment, however, the €280,000 threshold is an aggregate figure – ie you need... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Government urged to cut income tax to ease Brexit pressureEurope while the collapse in Sterling's value makes it harder for Irish busines
Government urged to cut income tax to ease Brexit pressure
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
Europe while the collapse in Sterling's value makes it harder for Irish business to compete. It called on Finance Minister Michael Noonan to cut tax on wages, to drop plans to raise the minimum wage to €10.50 over four years and to create a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Government urged to cut income tax to ease Brexit pressureEurope while the collapse in Sterling's value makes it harder for Irish busines
Government urged to cut income tax to ease Brexit pressure
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Europe while the collapse in Sterling's value makes it harder for Irish business to compete. It called on Finance Minister Michael Noonan to cut tax on wages, to drop plans to raise the minimum wage to 10.50 euro over four years and to create a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hospital shakedownor a lawyer when Franks’ requests were made. Franks also introduced Mercy offi
Hospital shakedown
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
or a lawyer when Franks’ requests were made. Franks also introduced Mercy officials to his former campaign manager, Michael Noonan. An Edward Hospital official described a 2004 meeting between Franks’ father, Herbert Franks, Noonan and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bank bosses: bottom of the pile when it comes to pay risesto introduce a long-term incentive plan for key executives in early 2014 was me
Bank bosses: bottom of the pile when it comes to pay rises
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
to introduce a long-term incentive plan for key executives in early 2014 was met with short shrift by Minster for Finance Michael Noonan. “The answer is, ‘Sorry guys, much better performance required before we’ll even consider [bonuses]’,’’ he... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ryanair wanted lobbying kept secret(FOI) act responses. In late February, a Sunday newspaper reported that Mr O’L
Ryanair wanted lobbying kept secret
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
(FOI) act responses. In late February, a Sunday newspaper reported that Mr O’Leary and Ryanair lobbied Finance Minister Michael Noonan to prevent airport passenger charge increases by the Dublin Airport Authority. The article related to a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Revealed: What Ireland's top business bosses are paidto introduce a long-term incentive plan for key executives in early 2014 was me
Revealed: What Ireland's top business bosses are paid
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
to introduce a long-term incentive plan for key executives in early 2014 was met with short shrift by Minster for Finance Michael Noonan. “The answer is, ‘Sorry guys, much better performance required before we’ll even consider (bonuses)’,’’ he... Read more
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The Irish Times
Davy eyes Irish 2017 growth downgrade postthe next revision to forecast for Irish GDP to grow by 4 per cent in 2017 is li
Davy eyes Irish 2017 growth downgrade post
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
the next revision to forecast for Irish GDP to grow by 4 per cent in 2017 is likely to be down.” Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has indicated that growth next year could slow to 3.4 per cent following the UK referendum, while Deutsche... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Irish Tourism Body Calls For Retention Of Special VAT Ratehas however been mulling the abolition of the reduced rate. According to a rece
Irish Tourism Body Calls For Retention Of Special VAT Rate
Tax-News.com / Posted 15 days ago
has however been mulling the abolition of the reduced rate. According to a recent brief prepared for Finance Minister Michael Noonan, "all the indications are that the measure has done its job with robust growth in visitors and employment in... Read more
19d
The Age
Ireland braces itself for political and economic turmoil after Brexitpeace in British-ruled Northern Ireland. "The downside is definite and the ups
Ireland braces itself for political and economic turmoil after Brexit
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
peace in British-ruled Northern Ireland. "The downside is definite and the upside is speculative," Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan told parliament as Britain voted on Thursday, referring to the potential upside that some companies keen to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ireland braces itself for political and economic turmoil after Brexitpeace in British-ruled Northern Ireland. "The downside is definite and the ups
Ireland braces itself for political and economic turmoil after Brexit
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
peace in British-ruled Northern Ireland. "The downside is definite and the upside is speculative," Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan told parliament as Britain voted on Thursday, referring to the potential upside that some companies keen to... Read more
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20d
The Irish Times
Business Week: Stress tests a stark reminder of the bad old dayscredit for the private sector. After several months of pleasant surprises in t
Business Week: Stress tests a stark reminder of the bad old days
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
credit for the private sector. After several months of pleasant surprises in the exchequer returns, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan had to contend with a surprise of the nasty variety for July. Tax revenues came in below target due to a... Read more
20d
Irish Examiner
Rates reduction for multi-nationals will force service cuts, say councillorsand housing crisis.” “There’s no way we can take this cut, communities will su
Rates reduction for multi-nationals will force service cuts, say councillors
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
and housing crisis.” “There’s no way we can take this cut, communities will suffer. We’re hearing every day from Michael Noonan how well the economy is going. We should also write to the Taoiseach and minister for finance. No way we can... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Grace’ report to be delayed againprogress made quickly. Earlier this year, the Irish Examiner revealed how the
‘Grace’ report to be delayed again
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
progress made quickly. Earlier this year, the Irish Examiner revealed how the foster father of Grace directly lobbied Michael Noonan when he was minister for health, claiming she was in a “happy and secure” home. The letter was sent following... Read more
22d
Finance and Commerce
Hennepin County advances $66M NorthPoint projectInc.’s existing 27,000-square-foot stand-alone building will be torn down to ma
Hennepin County advances $66M NorthPoint project
Finance and Commerce / Posted 22 days ago
Inc.’s existing 27,000-square-foot stand-alone building will be torn down to make way for the expansion. Michael Noonan, senior administrative manager for Hennepin County’s real estate division, said the County Board action is a... Read more
22d
Irish Examiner
Varadkar seeks “foolproof” legislation on potential sugar taxreports the drinks industry will take legal action if the Government decides to
Varadkar seeks “foolproof” legislation on potential sugar tax
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
reports the drinks industry will take legal action if the Government decides to introduce the levy. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan is thought to be considering introducing such a tax in the Budget. Varadkar has said any legislation would... Read more
23d
The Irish Times
Brexit impact on Irish economy key to AIB after stress testbank, and also on the health of the wider Irish economy, now facing new uncerta
Brexit impact on Irish economy key to AIB after stress test
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
bank, and also on the health of the wider Irish economy, now facing new uncertainties post-Brexit. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan can afford to take his time. The proceeds from any sale of AIB shares would have gone to pay down a bit of the... Read more
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Herald.ie
Drinks giants in legal threat over 'sugar tax' movesproponents say will go a long way to tackling the obesity epidemic. According
Drinks giants in legal threat over 'sugar tax' moves
Herald.ie / Posted 24 days ago
proponents say will go a long way to tackling the obesity epidemic. According to documents published by Finance Minister Michael Noonan, a 10c levy on a can of soft drink would potentially yield €100m for the Exchequer. A senior Government... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Gardaí investigating Michael Noonan’s handling of Grace abuse case | Irish Examiner Monday, August 01, 2016 - 10:25 am Gardaí are investigati
Gardaí investigating Michael Noonan’s handling of Grace abuse case
Irish Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 01, 2016 - 10:25 am Gardaí are investigating Michael Noonan’s handing of the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Gardaí investigating Michael Noonan’s handling of Grace abuse case | Irish Examiner Gardaí are investigating Michael Noonan’s handing of the ‘
Gardaí investigating Michael Noonan’s handling of Grace abuse case
Irish Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
| Irish Examiner Gardaí are investigating Michael Noonan’s handing of the ‘Grace’ case when he was Minister for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Paschal Donohoe can’t be written off as Enda Kenny successorDonohoe can’t be written off as Enda Kenny successor It seems Donohoe is favou
Paschal Donohoe can’t be written off as Enda Kenny successor
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
Donohoe can’t be written off as Enda Kenny successor It seems Donohoe is favoured by the Taoiseach and Finance Minister Michael Noonan to take over as leader of Fine Gael, writes Daniel McConnell Paschal Donohoe has denied leadership ambitions... Read more
28d
The Irish Times
David Duffy returns to high life in London after years of slog at AIBCertainly the optics look positive… it’s really down to whatever happens in the
David Duffy returns to high life in London after years of slog at AIB
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
Certainly the optics look positive… it’s really down to whatever happens in the political environment right now.” Michael Noonan as Minister for Finance . . . “I liked him. We had a good relationship because it was formal, only when... Read more
28d
The Irish Times
AIB to enter talks on reinstating dividend paymentsstack needs to be rewarded and remunerated, so we need to establish a dividend
AIB to enter talks on reinstating dividend payments
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
stack needs to be rewarded and remunerated, so we need to establish a dividend policy” with the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and its regulators (the Single Supervisory Mechanism in Frankfurt and the Central Bank of Ireland). “We would... Read more
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28d
Irish Examiner
RTÉ filming adds fuel to speculation of Enda Kenny stepping downacross as balanced as possible.” The Limerick TD said he was also questioned o
RTÉ filming adds fuel to speculation of Enda Kenny stepping down
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
across as balanced as possible.” The Limerick TD said he was also questioned on how Mr Kenny reorganised the party after Michael Noonan resigned as leader in 2002, as well as Mr Kenny’s role at EU level: “They just asked my opinion on various... Read more
28d
The Irish Times
IMF cuts Irish growth forecasts on Brexit risksto 7.8 per cent from a peak above 15.1 per cent at the height of the financial
IMF cuts Irish growth forecasts on Brexit risks
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
to 7.8 per cent from a peak above 15.1 per cent at the height of the financial crisis, in early 2012. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan welcomed the publication of the reports on Ireland’s economy and financial services landscape. “I am... Read more
28d
The Irish Times
AIB to discuss restarting dividend paymentscapital stack needs to be rewarded and remunerated so we need to establish a di
AIB to discuss restarting dividend payments
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
capital stack needs to be rewarded and remunerated so we need to establish a dividend policy” with the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan, and its regulators (the Single Supervisory Mechanism in Frankfurt and the Central Bank of Ireland). “We... Read more
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29d
The Irish Times
AIB’s pre-tax profit falls to €1bn in first half of 2016and leading market propositions, position us well for future challenges and opp
AIB’s pre-tax profit falls to €1bn in first half of 2016
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
and leading market propositions, position us well for future challenges and opportunities.” The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan welcomed the receipt of the €1.76 billion from AIB as repayment for the CoCos. “This return of capital to the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
15,000 seek to stop private €2.5m sale of 5,000 acres in Dublin mountainsbehind his proposal. “We put the petition up at 3pm on Monday and it’s to show
15,000 seek to stop private €2.5m sale of 5,000 acres in Dublin mountains
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
behind his proposal. “We put the petition up at 3pm on Monday and it’s to show Minister Ring and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan that people want to stop the sale. The fear is that someone from the private sector could come in and buy it,”... Read more
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The Irish Times
AIB to return €1.76bn of bailout funding to the Statea written answer on July 19th to a question posed by Fianna Fáil’s finance spok
AIB to return €1.76bn of bailout funding to the State
The Irish Times / Posted 30 days ago
a written answer on July 19th to a question posed by Fianna Fáil’s finance spokesman Michael McGrath, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said the redemption of the CoCos would remove the “final legacy capital instrument of the financial crisis... Read more
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The Irish Times
Fizzy drinks tax would raise significant revenuethus a collection mechanism is needed – it is hard to see it happening any soon
Fizzy drinks tax would raise significant revenue
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
thus a collection mechanism is needed – it is hard to see it happening any sooner here. Perhaps the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, will start a similar phase-in plan in October. Another key factor in his mind will be the risk of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fianna Fáil: We won’t tolerate nasty surprises in budgetpass. Its finance spokesman, Michael McGrath, said discussions will have to ta
Fianna Fáil: We won’t tolerate nasty surprises in budget
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
pass. Its finance spokesman, Michael McGrath, said discussions will have to take place between him and Finance Minister Michael Noonan to ensure agreed policies are adhered to. Speaking last night to the Irish Examiner, Mr McGrath said Fianna... Read more
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The Irish Times
Thousands set to get refunds after collapse of Enterprise InsuranceImportantly, for insured motorists this will facilitate speedier payments and a
Thousands set to get refunds after collapse of Enterprise Insurance
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
Importantly, for insured motorists this will facilitate speedier payments and a simplification of the claims procedure,” said Minister for Finance Michael Noonan on Friday. He noted, however, that the Setanta case remains subject to legal proceedin... Read more
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The Irish Times
Revenue takes aim at opaque financial special purpose vehiclesshe said. The department would then decide if legislative changes may be requi
Revenue takes aim at opaque financial special purpose vehicles
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
she said. The department would then decide if legislative changes may be required, she said. The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan last week told Stephen Donnelly, TD and joint leader of the Social Democrats, that the Revenue Commissioners... Read more
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The Irish Times
Business Week: GDP fall-out, housing, and jobsbudget. All those tax inversion deals have come home to roost, and there will
Business Week: GDP fall-out, housing, and jobs
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
budget. All those tax inversion deals have come home to roost, and there will be no tears shed for Minister for Finance Michael Noonan who said that the “distorted figures” would not have a direct bearing on employment and wealth creation for... Read more
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RTE News
The story behind the 'Leprechaun' economics fiascoof the domestic economy". Ten days after the astonishing data from the Central
The story behind the 'Leprechaun' economics fiasco
RTE News / Posted 1 months ago
of the domestic economy". Ten days after the astonishing data from the Central Statistics Office, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan helped to clear up the confusion about the source of the jump in Ireland's GDP. In Budget 2015, Ireland bowed... Read more
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The Irish Times
Government to extend Insurance Compensation FundMinister for Finance Michael Noonan said the recommendations in the Review of t
Government to extend Insurance Compensation Fund
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said the recommendations in the Review of the Framework for Motor Insurance Compensation will provide greater certainty regarding insurance compensation in Ireland. “Importantly, for insured motorists, this will... Read more
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The Irish Times
Caveat: Better not to query that €280m EU billgreeted it as a good day for patients. A few hours later, news emerged of a pa
Caveat: Better not to query that €280m EU bill
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
greeted it as a good day for patients. A few hours later, news emerged of a parliamentary reply by Minister for Finance Michael Noonan. He told Fianna Fáil finance spokesman Michael McGrath that the unexpected jump in the size of our economy, in... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU says Ireland cannot negotiate a discount on budget billthe EU has confirmed. An additional €280 million is expected to be demanded of
EU says Ireland cannot negotiate a discount on budget bill
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
the EU has confirmed. An additional €280 million is expected to be demanded of the State next year, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said on Wednesday, after the Central Statistics Office revised GDP growth for 2015 from 7.8 per cent to 26 per... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cliff Taylor: Six key questions for Noonan posed by the Budget planin “total transparency”, now the options are out on the table. They present som
Cliff Taylor: Six key questions for Noonan posed by the Budget plan
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
in “total transparency”, now the options are out on the table. They present some key questions for Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and his colleagues. 1. Should most of the spare money be spent on USC cuts? The Department of Finance... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Noonan urged to publish independent report into NamaIrish Examiner Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 04:38 pm Finance Minister Michael
Noonan urged to publish independent report into Nama
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
Irish Examiner Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 04:38 pm Finance Minister Michael Noonan has been urged to publish a detailed independent report into State property body Nama as soon as he is given... Read more
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