Archive for the category: ‘Statements’

Minister Donohoe outlines intention to sell shares in Bank of Ireland through a trading plan

23rd June, 2021

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Tánaiste & Minister Donohoe note significant impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the labour market in the first quarter of the year

23rd June, 2021

The official seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 7.3 per cent in the first quarter of this year, up from 4.7 per cent for......

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President Donohoe chairs Eurogroup meeting to discuss the improving euro area economic situation

17th June, 2021

At today’s (Thursday) Eurogroup meeting, chaired by President of the Eurogroup and Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe T.D., euro area Finance Ministers discussed a......

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Minister Donohoe welcome agreement reached on Brexit Adjustment Reserve

17th June, 2021

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, T.D., has welcomed the preliminary agreement reached today by the Council of the EU and the European Parliament......

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Ministers Donohoe and McGrath welcome publication of the IMF Article IV Report on the Irish Economy

16th June, 2021

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD, and the Minister for Public Expenditure & Reform, Michael McGrath TD, today (Wednesday) welcomed the publication by......

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President of the Eurogroup attending G7 Finance Ministers meeting in London

4th June, 2021

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, TD, is in London today (Friday) and tomorrow (Saturday) to attend the meeting of G7 Finance Ministers in......

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Minister Donohoe notes strong growth in GDP and encouraging indicators for the domestic economy

4th June, 2021

GDP grew by 11.8 per cent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2021. This exceptional growth was led by exports which grew by 18......

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Minister Donohoe announces members of the Commission on Taxation and Welfare

3rd June, 2021

Following on from the recent announcement of the establishment of the Commission on Taxation and Welfare the Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, TD., has......

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Spending continues to rise but VAT receipts recover strongly – Donohoe & McGrath

2nd June, 2021

Today’s Exchequer figures show that tax revenues in May were €7½ billion, €570 million, or over 8 per cent, higher than profiled and €1.3......

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Minister Donohoe announces further economic supports for businesses as they re-open

1st June, 2021

Following the Government meeting today (Tuesday), the Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, T.D., has announced the following set of measures to provide support to......

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