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Belfast Telegraph
Nama admits it's been forced to write off debts totalling £1.1bn€1.5bn (£1.17bn) owed by 80 debtors to the agency, it has emerged. That is acc
Nama admits it's been forced to write off debts totalling £1.1bn
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
€1.5bn (£1.17bn) owed by 80 debtors to the agency, it has emerged. That is according to Ireland's Finance Minister Michael Noonan, who said that the €1.5bn write-off equated to 2% of the original debt acquired by Nama from lenders. In a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fine Gael: We can afford to cut USCwith whom they have been engaging with over the weekend. Key ministers such as
Fine Gael: We can afford to cut USC
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
with whom they have been engaging with over the weekend. Key ministers such as Simon Coveney, Paschal Donohoe, and Michael Noonan will be available tomorrow to help address concerns raised by the Independents, whose support Fine Gael needs... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Irish fin min likely to retain post in new governmentDUBLIN: Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan is likely to be reappointed to hi
Irish fin min likely to retain post in new government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN: Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan is likely to be reappointed to his position if, as expected, his Fine Gael party forms a new minority government, a senior government source said on Sunday. Acting Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny took a... Read more
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The Star
Irish fin min likely to retain post in new governmentDUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan is likely to be reappo
Irish fin min likely to retain post in new government
The Star / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan is likely to be reappointed to his position if, as expected, his Fine Gael party forms a new minority government, a senior government source said on Sunday. Acting Irish Prime Minister Enda... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How long does it take Irish minority parties to form a government?today. After a break of an hour, the talks resumed around 5pm, and a deal was
How long does it take Irish minority parties to form a government?
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
today. After a break of an hour, the talks resumed around 5pm, and a deal was reached. Earlier, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said the parties are down to the “final drafting” of an agreement. He also said he hoped a government can be... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘Vegetable oils’ may not be heart healthy after allit goes against our modern ideas that foods themselves are good or bad. For mos
‘Vegetable oils’ may not be heart healthy after all
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
it goes against our modern ideas that foods themselves are good or bad. For most foods the processing is the problem. Dr. Michael Noonan practices chiropractic, chiropractic acupuncture and other wellness therapies in Old Town. He can be reached... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Ireland Improves Film Tax Creditapplies to feature films, TV dramas, animation (excluding computer games), and
Ireland Improves Film Tax Credit
Tax-News.com / Posted 5 days ago
applies to feature films, TV dramas, animation (excluding computer games), and creative documentaries. Finance Minister Michael Noonan said: "The revised Film Tax Credit has supported Irish culture and art, and encourages our national film... Read more
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RTE News
Finance expects more room for spending in BudgetThe Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said the government is likely to ha
Finance expects more room for spending in Budget
RTE News / Posted 5 days ago
The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said the government is likely to have at least €400m more than expected to fund spending increases and tax cuts at its 2017 budget. The Department of Finance estimates that the country will have €900m of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil hint at water deal to avoid electionin the day, senior figures in both parties had remained resolutely opposed to a
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil hint at water deal to avoid election
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
in the day, senior figures in both parties had remained resolutely opposed to a compromise. Acting finance minister Michael Noonan predicted a deal may not be agreed, while Fianna Fáil negotiator Barry Cowen warned that Fine Gael might have... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Water charges as you know them are gone'in the day, senior figures in both parties had remained resolutely opposed to a
'Water charges as you know them are gone'
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
in the day, senior figures in both parties had remained resolutely opposed to a compromise. Acting Finance Minister Michael Noonan predicted a deal may not be agreed, while Fianna Fáil negotiator Barry Cowen warned that Fine Gael might have... Read more
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RTE News
Boost for Irish film industry with bigger tax breakswelcome and continued support. Ireland has become an important part of Star War
Boost for Irish film industry with bigger tax breaks
RTE News / Posted 6 days ago
welcome and continued support. Ireland has become an important part of Star Wars history." Today the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan said, "With this increased cap we will encourage the necessary investment in the provision of studio and other... Read more
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RTE News
€20m increase in tax relief for Irish filmmakersapplies to feature film, TV drama, animation (excluding computer games), and cr
€20m increase in tax relief for Irish filmmakers
RTE News / Posted 6 days ago
applies to feature film, TV drama, animation (excluding computer games), and creative documentary. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said the increased cap “will encourage the necessary investment in the provision of studio and other film... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Politicians will be 'savaged' if election is called, says CareyFianna Fáil, who want to halt charges for five years. On his way into the Cabi
Politicians will be 'savaged' if election is called, says Carey
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Fianna Fáil, who want to halt charges for five years. On his way into the Cabinet meeting this morning, Finance Minister Michael Noonan said there is a chance the country will have another election. “We may not be able to settle this one,” he... Read more
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RTE News
Ireland dubbed 'money laundering haven' by US govtIreland was one of a number of NGOs, along with Christian Aid and others, to wr
Ireland dubbed 'money laundering haven' by US govt
RTE News / Posted 8 days ago
Ireland was one of a number of NGOs, along with Christian Aid and others, to write to the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan recently, calling for greater transparency about the real owners behind Shell companies, in the aftermath of... Read more
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RTE News
FG and FF in contact over outstanding issuesa face-to-face meeting at Government Buildings yesterday morning and spoke agai
FG and FF in contact over outstanding issues
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
a face-to-face meeting at Government Buildings yesterday morning and spoke again in the afternoon. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said the parties had agreed on many issues over the past five days but he said he could not predict the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Exchequer to get €1.7bn dividend from Central Bankbank last night on its 2015 surplus, and the Department of Finance also decline
Exchequer to get €1.7bn dividend from Central Bank
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
bank last night on its 2015 surplus, and the Department of Finance also declined to comment. However, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan previously indicated that the bank realised a capital gain of some €1.07 billion last year when it sold €2... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Water deal could see Fianna Fáil support three Fine Gael budgetsthe party wants charges frozen for the entire Dáil. Fianna Fáil figures were a
Water deal could see Fianna Fáil support three Fine Gael budgets
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
the party wants charges frozen for the entire Dáil. Fianna Fáil figures were also raging about claims by Finance Minister Michael Noonan that their party had conceded to a “game changer” over charges and caved in on demands to hand over... Read more
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RTE News
Central Bank set to pay Government €1.7bnholdings of bonds linked to the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank, und
Central Bank set to pay Government €1.7bn
RTE News / Posted 10 days ago
holdings of bonds linked to the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank, underpinning its profits. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said that Central Bank sales of the securities are ahead of the minimum schedule laid out when Anglo... Read more
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The Irish Times
New government must prioritise AIB, says Michael Noonanis deciding whether to push ahead with a share sale in Allied Irish Banks by th
New government must prioritise AIB, says Michael Noonan
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
is deciding whether to push ahead with a share sale in Allied Irish Banks by the end of this year, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said yesterday. Mr Noonan, who had previously indicated his preference to sell a 25 per cent stake 99.8... Read more
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Swissinfo
Irish parties edging towards deal on new government - finance ministerparties are edging towards an agreement that will enable the formation of a new
Irish parties edging towards deal on new government - finance minister
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
parties are edging towards an agreement that will enable the formation of a new government, Acting Finance Minister Michael Noonan said on Thursday, after weeks of talks aimed at breaking a post-election deadlock. Ireland joined a growing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Irish parties edging towards deal on new government - finance ministerparties are edging towards an agreement that will enable the formation of a new
Irish parties edging towards deal on new government - finance minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
parties are edging towards an agreement that will enable the formation of a new government, Acting Finance Minister Michael Noonan said on Thursday, after weeks of talks aimed at breaking a post-election deadlock. Ireland joined a growing... Read more
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The Star
Irish parties edging towards deal on new government - finance ministerparties are edging towards an agreement that will enable the formation of a new
Irish parties edging towards deal on new government - finance minister
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
parties are edging towards an agreement that will enable the formation of a new government, Acting Finance Minister Michael Noonan said on Thursday, after weeks of talks aimed at breaking a post-election deadlock. Ireland joined a growing... Read more
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The Irish Times
Greek relief to dominate as euro zone finance ministers gatherpush to complete the first review mission of the third Greek bailout following
Greek relief to dominate as euro zone finance ministers gather
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
push to complete the first review mission of the third Greek bailout following months of delays. The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan will join finance ministers from across the euro zone for an informal eurogroup meeting amid signs of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Market sentiment steady as government talks continueongoing efforts to form a government have had no impact on market sentiment to
Market sentiment steady as government talks continue
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
ongoing efforts to form a government have had no impact on market sentiment to date, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said on Thursday morning. Mr Noonan said he was continuing to monitor the situation closely and added that... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fine Gael rejects demands by Fianna Fáil to freeze all water chargesnegotiator and Cork South Central TD Michael McGrath said: “The art of any nego
Fine Gael rejects demands by Fianna Fáil to freeze all water charges
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
negotiator and Cork South Central TD Michael McGrath said: “The art of any negotiation is compromise.” Finance Minister Michael Noonan agreed, saying discussions are “down to about five or six net points” before adding: “Nothing is agreed until... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish Water changes may wash out plans to scrap the Universal Social Chargeof the public as well as politicians are frustrated but I think it’s moving in
Irish Water changes may wash out plans to scrap the Universal Social Charge
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
of the public as well as politicians are frustrated but I think it’s moving in the right direction.” Finance Minister Michael Noonan has said that Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are keen to compromise — but admitted that Irish Water remains a major... Read more
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The Irish Times
Budget deficit higher than Government’s official forecastunder 94 per cent demonstrates strongly the continued improvement in Ireland‘s
Budget deficit higher than Government’s official forecast
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
under 94 per cent demonstrates strongly the continued improvement in Ireland‘s public finances,” said Minister for Finance Michael Noonan. “Indeed, the strength of the performance is such that impact of the treatment of the AIB preference share... Read more
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RTE News
Government deficit falls to 2.3% of GDP in 2015at 2.3%. This is still well within the EDP limit of 2.9% that Ireland had to ac
Government deficit falls to 2.3% of GDP in 2015
RTE News / Posted 12 days ago
at 2.3%. This is still well within the EDP limit of 2.9% that Ireland had to achieve last year," commented Finance Minister Michael Noonan. "The one-off nature of the transaction affecting the 2015 figures has no further implications and my... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish motor insurers urge action on Setanta liabilityclaims by and against Setanta clients. It has now emerged that the 10 largest
Irish motor insurers urge action on Setanta liability
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
claims by and against Setanta clients. It has now emerged that the 10 largest insurers wrote to the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan late last year, calling for urgent action and saying the affair left the wider industry facing an... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Cork men to spend next two weeks in truck taking aid to Chernobylspecial thank you to Tracey Curtin from Johnson & Johnson who has been instrume
Cork men to spend next two weeks in truck taking aid to Chernobyl
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
special thank you to Tracey Curtin from Johnson & Johnson who has been instrumental in driving donations.” Michael Downey, Michael Noonan, Ted Noonan, Chairman Chernobyl Orphans Fund and Tony Quirke beside the loaded truck with aid for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael Noonan: It's an open secret that Fine Gael want another coalition with Labour | Irish Examiner Monday, April 18, 2016 - 06:30 am Update - 11.05am: The...
Michael Noonan: It's an open secret that Fine Gael want another coalition with Labour
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, April 18, 2016 - 06:30 am Update - 11.05am: The... Read more
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The Irish Times
Revenue to close ICAV property fund loopholes, says Noonanefficient vehicles for property investments and will act to close any loopholes
Revenue to close ICAV property fund loopholes, says Noonan
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
efficient vehicles for property investments and will act to close any loopholes, according to the Minister for Finance. Michael Noonan said, in a reply to Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty, that Revenue was “examining recent media coverage” concerning... Read more
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The Irish Times
Push for new regulation on special purpose vehicles in IFSCof SPVs seeking to set up under favourable tax rules in the past six years, acc
Push for new regulation on special purpose vehicles in IFSC
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
of SPVs seeking to set up under favourable tax rules in the past six years, according to the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan. Said Gary Palmer, chief executive of of the Irish Debt Securities Association: “We have commenced... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Latest: Vote for Taoiseach will go ahead, says KennyFine Gael last night. Joan Burton, Alan Kelly and Brendan Howlin were briefed
Latest: Vote for Taoiseach will go ahead, says Kenny
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Fine Gael last night. Joan Burton, Alan Kelly and Brendan Howlin were briefed on Government formation by Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan. It is unclear if the meeting was an attempt to persuade Labour to reconsider participation in Government or... Read more
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The Irish Times
State to breach EU deadline for filing key budget updatethe Department of Finance said officials were working on the SPU. He also cited
State to breach EU deadline for filing key budget update
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
the Department of Finance said officials were working on the SPU. He also cited a reply from acting Minister for Finance Michael Noonan to a parliamentary question from Fianna Fáil TD Michael McGrath. “Ireland’s 2016 stability programme update... Read more
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The Irish Times
Varoufakis returns to give Europe a history lessonstrong to aim for the absolute minimum that we had to,” he said. “It was comple
Varoufakis returns to give Europe a history lesson
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
strong to aim for the absolute minimum that we had to,” he said. “It was completely realistic. I wasn’t expecting Michael Noonan to help me. Or [Italian economy minister] Pier Carlo Padoan. I was expecting [ECB president Mario] Draghi to... Read more
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The Irish Times
Meat is madness: why it leads to global warming and obesitywas published the UK government introduced a levy on sugary drinks. The Irish i
Meat is madness: why it leads to global warming and obesity
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
was published the UK government introduced a levy on sugary drinks. The Irish industry, backed by Minister for Finance Michael Noonan, has been quick to decry such a move here. Taxes do work. A 10 per cent tax in Mexico on sugary drinks saw... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland is my old flame, but I’m in love with Greece nowByrne’s Bookshop in Galway. And, although I no longer drink it, Guinness. What
Ireland is my old flame, but I’m in love with Greece now
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
Byrne’s Bookshop in Galway. And, although I no longer drink it, Guinness. What don’t I miss? Starbucks, the Luas and Michael Noonan. And what’s my wish list? A greater awareness of Greek food and wine in Irish shops and restaurants; more... Read more
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The Irish Times
US firm Quadrant provides €30m for Dublin deals65 per cent funding for commercial developments where end tenants or buyers hav
US firm Quadrant provides €30m for Dublin deals
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
65 per cent funding for commercial developments where end tenants or buyers have been secured. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said that Irish builders and developers must “embrace the financing options that are available” or face... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Irish Tax Revenues Continue To Improveup 1.1 percent on target and 6.4 percent on the same period in 2015, the latest
Irish Tax Revenues Continue To Improve
Tax-News.com / Posted 27 days ago
up 1.1 percent on target and 6.4 percent on the same period in 2015, the latest Exchequer Returns show. Finance Minister Michael Noonan commented: "[The] Exchequer Returns highlight the continued growth in the Irish economy and the benefits of... Read more
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RTE News
Fine Gael plan seeks to continue phasing out USCearlier about credit unions and post offices working together as competitors to
Fine Gael plan seeks to continue phasing out USC
RTE News / Posted a month ago
earlier about credit unions and post offices working together as competitors to the banks. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan told the meeting money will be tight next year but about €1bn will be available for taxation and spending. He... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Pressure on Independent TDs to back Enda Kenny or Micheál MartinFine Gael is also likely to pressure Independents into deciding how they will v
Pressure on Independent TDs to back Enda Kenny or Micheál Martin
Irish Examiner / Posted a month ago
Fine Gael is also likely to pressure Independents into deciding how they will vote in meetings today. Finance Minister Michael Noonan will lead a key session on the economy in the meetings today, which many of the Independents believed could be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ireland will lose Apple tax case, warns expertof the problem and that Apple had a substantial number of employees and resourc
Ireland will lose Apple tax case, warns expert
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
of the problem and that Apple had a substantial number of employees and resources based in Ireland. Finance Minister Michael Noonan said before the start of the general election campaign that he expected the commission to announce its... Read more

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