Archive for : January, 2018

Opening statement by Minister Donohoe to the Budgetary Oversight Committee on the proposal to establish a Rainy Day Fund

31st January, 2018

  Thank you Chairman for the opportunity to speak with the Committee alongside officials from my Department.  I am accompanied today by John Palmer......

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European Financial Forum opens in Dublin Castle

31st January, 2018

An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD, today opened the European Financial Forum at Dublin Castle marking the third year of the Forum  bringing together international......

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Minister for Finance nominates Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland to ECB Executive Board

30th January, 2018

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, today informed the Government of his decision to nominate Professor Philip Lane,......

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Ministers Donohoe & Murphy welcome progress on the establishment of Home Building Finance Ireland

30th January, 2018

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, and Minister for Housing, Planning & Local Government, Eoghan Murphy TD, today......

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Ministers Donohoe & D’Arcy give update on Setanta Insurance and related cases

30th January, 2018

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, along with Minister of State Financial Services and Insurance, Michael D’Arcy TD,......

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European Commission decision in relation to alleged aid related to NAMA residential development funding  

25th January, 2018

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, has today (Thursday) welcomed the European Commission’s decision to reject the complaint submitted......

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An Taoiseach & Minister Donohoe travel to World Economic Forum in Davos

24th January, 2018

  An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar and the Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe are promoting Ireland’s interests to the global community in Davos today at......

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Ministers Donohoe, Humphreys and Creed meet EIB and SBCI for formal agreement of €300 million Brexit Loan Scheme

22nd January, 2018

Results of new DBEI B&A survey of SMEs on Brexit announced   Businesses urged to make a Brexit plan as survey finds three quarters......

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Minister Donohoe Launches Phase Two of Switch Your Bank Campaign

22nd January, 2018

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D. has today (Monday) announced the launch of phase two of the Switch......

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Minister Donohoe welcomes CSO figures pointing to strong employment growth

16th January, 2018

Employment in the third quarter of 2017 increased by 48,100 (2.2%) relative to the same quarter the previous year. Full-time employment increased by 113,900......

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