Archive for : September, 2017

Minister Donohoe welcomes CSO figures pointing to strong employment growth

22nd September, 2017

Employment increased by 48,100 (2.4%) in the second quarter relative to the same period last year. Full-time employment increased by 77,800 (5%) in the......

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Speech to the Irish Times PwC Tax Summit

20th September, 2017

Good morning ladies and gentlemen, it is very nice to be here.    I am somewhat busy these days, as you......

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Minister Donohoe welcomes Public Services Committee of ICTU endorsement of Public Service Stability Agreement 2018 – 2020

18th September, 2017

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, today (Monday) welcomed the decision of the Public Services Committee of the......

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Minister Donohoe welcomes ratings upgrade by Moody’s

15th September, 2017

  The credit ratings agency Moody’s has today (Friday) upgraded Ireland’s sovereign rating to A2 from A3 (a one notch improvement on the Moody’s......

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Minister Donohoe welcomes CSO data confirming continued robust growth in the Irish economy

15th September, 2017

In the second quarter of this year, real GDP rose by 1.4 per cent relative to the previous quarter; as a result the level......

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Minister Donohoe publishes Mid-Term Review of the Capital Plan 2016-2021

14th September, 2017

Report to inform future capital funding priorities The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., has today (Thursday) published the Report......

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Minister Donohoe publishes Review of Ireland’s Corporation Tax Code

12th September, 2017

  The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., has today (Tuesday) published the Review of Ireland’s Corporation Tax Code,......

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International Politics and the National Budget: Speech to the Kennedy Summer School Speakers’ Lunch

8th September, 2017

  Good afternoon everyone- it is my pleasure to be here amongst you at the Kennedy Summer School this afternoon. 2016 saw seismic electoral......

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Minister Donohoe announces intention for early repayment of IMF loans

7th September, 2017

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, has today (Thursday) announced his intention to repay early, and in full,......

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Minister Donohoe chairs Labour Employer Economic Forum (LEEF) discussion on Housing  

4th September, 2017

    The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe, T.D., today (Monday) chaired the fourth meeting of the Labour Employer......

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