Archive for : June, 2019

Closing Address to the 2019 National Economic Dialogue

27th June, 2019

  CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY Thank you very much Alan, and good morning everybody again. Thank you all very much for joining us for the......

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Speech to the National Economic Dialogue: Understanding the Context: Economic Perspectives

26th June, 2019

I would like to thank An Taoiseach for his opening address and also our chair Alan for his opening remarks and for once again agreeing to chair......

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Summer Economic Statement 2019 speech to Dáil Éireann

25th June, 2019

A Cheann Comhairle, Today the Government published its annual Summer Economic Statement.  This Statement is a key element in the reformed budgetary process. It......

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Minister Donohoe publishes the Government’s Summer Economic Statement

25th June, 2019

Govt planning in advance of Budget 2020 aims to ensure that we continue to build on the progress of recent years and that the......

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Minister Donohoe to progress Central Bank (Amendment) Bill 2019 the aim of which is to improve transparency and accountability in the financial sector

18th June, 2019

Proposed legislation seeks to achieve better outcomes for consumers and improve the sustainability of the financial system   The Minister for Finance and Public......

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Minister Donohoe welcomes IMF Review Report of Irish economy 

17th June, 2019

Outlook for Ireland remains positive but Brexit risk significant  The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Mr. Paschal Donohoe T.D., today welcomed the publication by......

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Finance Ministers set to agree decisions to strengthen Eurozone into the future – Donohoe

13th June, 2019

Finance ministers are meeting in Luxembourg today (Thursday) to discuss and agree the next stages of deepening Economic and Monetary Union (EMU).  In particular they will be making a number of important decisions......

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Speech to the European Federation of Public Service Unions , RDS

12th June, 2019

Good afternoon delegates. I would like to start by wishing you a very warm welcome, on behalf of the Irish people, to Dublin. We......

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Opening Statement to the Budgetary Oversight Committee

11th June, 2019

Thank you Chairman for your invitation to engage with the Committee on the topic of the Local Property Tax (LPT) which was the subject......

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