Archive for : February, 2018

Government announce major changes to pensions in Ireland in the ‘Roadmap for Pensions Reform 2018-2023’

28th February, 2018

A Total Contributions Approach (TCA) for the State Pension (Contributory) will be introduced from 2020, including a new ‘HomeCaring Credit’. The value of State......

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Taoiseach and Minister Donohoe launch North East Inner City 2017 Progress Report

26th February, 2018

€7.5m invested in the area since 2016, with further €3.5 for 2018 This morning, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD and the Minister for Finance......

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Speech to the Irish Tax Institute

23rd February, 2018

Good evening everyone – it is a pleasure to be here.   I would like to thank David Fennell, President of the Irish Tax......

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Govt hosts event with over 200 stakeholders to discuss Copenhagen Economics study on the trade implications of Brexit

21st February, 2018

Event is part of a series of ongoing stakeholder engagements by Government on Brexit Study is part of the Government’s response to Brexit; it......

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PROJECT IRELAND 2040 SPEECH TO DAIL EIREANN

20th February, 2018

Last Friday in Sligo the Government launched Project Ireland 2040.   This included two core elements:   A National Planning Framework; and A €116......

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Statement from Minister Donohoe on position of ECB Vice-President

19th February, 2018

At today’s meeting of Eurogroup Finance Ministers in Brussels (Monday), the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, confirmed his......

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Reimagining our Country: Government launches €116bn Project Ireland 2040

16th February, 2018

First time in Irish history that Planning & Investment have been linked Four new funds totalling €4bn for rural & urban growth, climate action......

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Speech at Ibec – THE NEW, NEW ECONOMY

7th February, 2018

  Good morning everyone.   As we approach the bicentenary of the birth of Karl Marx – a milestone I am not sure is......

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Minister Donohoe addresses Ibec on ‘The new, new economy’

7th February, 2018

Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, today (Wednesday) welcomed the Ibec Lecture delivered by Minister for Finance & Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal......

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Working Group established to examine options for merging of USC and PRSI – Donohoe

6th February, 2018

Following a commitment made by the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD in Budget 2018, an inter-Departmental working group......

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