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  • 02.11.10

    The Minister for Finance, Mr. Brian Lenihan T.D. today (02 November 2010) welcomed the publication of the NAMA Annual Statement for 2011 and the Quarterly Report to the end of June 2010.

  • 28.10.10

    The Minister for Science, Technology, Innovation and Natural Resources, Mr Conor Lenihan T.D, and the Minister of State for Trade, Industry and Education, Mr S. Iswaran, signed in Singapore on 28 October 2010, an Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income between the Government of Ireland and the Republic of Singapore.

  • 27.10.10

    The Minister for Finance, Mr Brian Lenihan, TD today (27th October 2010) welcomed the announcement by the Board of Allied Irish Banks plc (AIB) of the appointment of  David Hodgkinson as Executive Chairman. The Minister said: “I welcome the appointment of Mr. Hodgkinson as Executive Chairman of AIB.  Mr.

  • 27.10.10

    Inniu (27ú Deireadh Fómhair 2010) d’fháiltigh an tAire Airgeadais, an tUas. Brian Ó Luineacháin, TD roimh an bhfógra a d’eisigh Bord Bhanc-Aontas Éireann cpt (AIB) maidir le David Hodgkinson a cheapadh mar Chathaoirleach Feidhmiúcháin. Dúirt an tAire: “Cuirim fáilte roimh cheapachán an Uas. Hodgkinson mar Chathaoirleach Feidhmiúcháin ar AIB.

  • 26.10.10

    The Government has today decided that an overall adjustment of €15 billion over the next four years is warranted in order to achieve the target deficit of 3% of GDP by 2014. The key reasons for the significant increase from the figure announced in Budget 2010 are lower growth prospects both at home and abroad and higher debt interest costs.

  • 22.10.10

    The Minister for Finance today confirmed that the EBS Building Society sales process has moved to its final stage;

  • 22.10.10

    Dheimhnigh an tAire Airgeadais inniu go raibh próiseas díolta an Chumainn Foirgníochta Oideachais (EBS) ag druidim chun críche;

    · Cuireadh na tairiscintí go léir a fuarthas i gcomparáid lena chéile agus rinneadh iad a mheasúnú go cothrom ar bhonn réimse de chritéir, agus san áireamh a luach don cháiníocóir, a struchtúr agus inseachadtacht.

  • 07.10.10

    The signing of a Double Taxation Agreement with Montenegro on 7 October 2010, brings to 60 the number of comprehensive double taxation agreements which Ireland has signed. Double Taxation Agreements seek to eliminate and minimise double taxation that might arise for companies operating cross-border.

  • 02.10.10

    The following statement was issued today (Monday, October 4th 2010) by the Minister for Finance, Mr. Brian Lenihan, T.D. 

    An Exchequer deficit of €13,376 million was recorded at end-September 2010.  This compares to an Exchequer deficit of €20,158 million for the first nine months of 2009. 

  • 30.09.10


    It is an urgent and immediate priority to reinforce international market confidence in our ability and commitment to restore our banking system to health and to secure the long-term sustainability of our fiscal position.