Archive for : April, 2020

Motor insurance premium relief proposal by some insurers a positive step in the right direction – Donohoe

24th April, 2020

In his meeting with Insurance Ireland last week the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, called on insurers to......

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Speech on Stability Programme Update

23rd April, 2020

Ceann Comhairle, Before I begin, I would first like to offer my condolences to those who have lost loved ones as a result of......

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Minister Donohoe publishes Stability Programme Update 2020

21st April, 2020

Economic landscape fundamentally changed in Ireland and across the globe; Irish GDP to fall by 10.5 per cent this year; Labour market bears the......

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Minister Donohoe emphasises his concerns to Insurance Ireland regarding the response of the sector to date to the COVID-19 crisis

17th April, 2020

Messages conveyed to Insurance Ireland members in the interest of customer fairness and the industry’s own reputation The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure......

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Minister Donohoe to discuss economic impact of Covid-19 with EU Finance Ministers

16th April, 2020

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe, will attend today (Thursday) the informal Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN), which......

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Minister Donohoe announces update to the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme to ensure greater staff retention and links between employer and employee

15th April, 2020

The Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) was introduced on 26th March 2020 to provide income support to eligible employees where the employer’s business activities......

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Minister Donohoe announces measures to ensure delivery of Exchequer-funded capital projects under Project Ireland 2040

14th April, 2020

The public health measures, introduced on 27 March 2020 to halt the progress of Covid-19, necessarily imposed restrictions on many areas of the economy......

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Ministers Donohoe & D’Arcy welcome common measures across most insurers for business customers in response to Covid-19

10th April, 2020

On the 27th of March, the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe wrote to Insurance Ireland, and amongst other things,......

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Zero rate of VAT on domestic supply of PPE will contribute to national effort to combat Covid-19 – Donohoe

9th April, 2020

The Revenue Commissioners confirmed yesterday (Wednesday) that they had implemented an EU Commission decision that allows goods to combat COVID-19 to be imported, from......

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Madigan & Donohoe launch measures to support Ireland’s artistic & cultural life during Covid-19 Emergency

3rd April, 2020

Initiative will encourage creativity for individuals, families & community wellbeing A range of specific measures to support the artistic and cultural life of the......

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