Credit Union and Co-operation with Overseas Regulators Act 2012 Implementation Plan - 1 July 2013
· Provision for establishment of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) announced in Budget 2013 and included in Finance Bill 2013
· Green REIT plc Ireland’s first REIT
· Signs of rising level of activity and interest supporting a recovery in commercial property
24.06.13Agreement on amendment to maturities on Ireland’s borrowings reduces the market refinancing requirement by €20 billion over the period 2015 to 2022
The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan welcomes final agreement on amendment to maturities on Ireland’s borrowings
The Board of Directors of the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) today (24 June 2013) extended the maturities on Ireland EFSF loans
The average weighted maturity for all loans by the EFSF to Ireland will now be extended by up to seven years
13.06.13Maximising Investment and Creating Jobs NewERA and €6.4 Billion Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF)
The Minister for Finance Mr Michael Noonan TD, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Mr Brendan Howlin TD, Minister for Communications Energy and Natural Resources Mr Pat Rabbitte TD and Minister of State with responsibility for NewEra Mr Fergus O’Dowd TD, have today provided an important update on The NTMA (Amendment) Bill 2013.
31.05.13Letter from Ambassador Collins to Senators Levin and McCain regarding reference to Ireland's tax code
29.05.13Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan welcomes progress on amendment to maturities on Ireland’s borrowings
- Proposals on amendment to maturity profile on Ireland’s EU loan have been circulated to EU Member States and laid before the Houses of the Oireachtas this afternoon
- Detailed work builds upon political agreement reached by Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan at the Informal Ecofin in Dublin in April
16.05.13Capita continues growth story in Ireland with opening of new Dublin office and plans to employ 800 more people
Capita marked the growth of its business in Ireland today, with the announcement that it planned to double the number of people it employed in Ireland over the next three years. The announcement, which would increase Capita’s headcount in the country from 800 to 1,600, was made at the official opening of its new Dublin office, by Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan T.D.
Ireland has successfully concluded the tenth review mission of our EU-IMF Programme. In line with each of the previous quarterly reviews, Ireland has met its commitments and our continued strong programme implementation has been recognized by the Troika.
30.04.13The Department of Finance has today (30 April 2013) published the Irish Stability Programme – April 2013 Update
The Department of Finance has today (30 April 2013) published the Irish Stability Programme – April 2013 Update . Member States of the European Union are required to submit a Stability Programme Update (SPU) to the European Commission in April of every year.
24.04.13Joint letter on tackling tax evasion and tax fraud from Minister Noonan and Commissioner Semeta to ECOFIN Ministers