# bailout - Today’s News
“Writing off debt means someone else takes the hit, in this case we’re talking about taxpayers,” Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes says.
# bailout - Monday 26 January, 2015
Who is Alexis Tsipra?
# bailout - Monday 19 January, 2015
We did get stung a bit on the whole deal, Patrick Honohan says.
# bailout - Sunday 18 January, 2015
He said that it’s important that productions about the banking crisis get made.
# bailout - Thursday 8 January, 2015
“Imagine this really happened?”
The Guarantee: A movie we know ends in tears, but compellingly captures an important part of Irish history
On September 29, 2008, one decision changed Ireland’s path.
# bailout - Monday 29 December, 2014
Stavros Dimas received votes 168 today from parliament’s 300 seats — short of the 180 votes needed to win.
# bailout - Saturday 27 December, 2014
State papers reveal how Alan Dukes warned his cabinet colleagues of the need to cut spending.
# bailout - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
An early presidential election has also been called.
# bailout - Thursday 4 December, 2014
Finance Minister Michael Noonan said it is unclear whether the €280 million worth of bondholders will pursue their claims but if they do, they may be legally entitled to a dividend.
# bailout - Saturday 22 November, 2014
Good compromises exist when neither side gets all that they wanted, but something of what they needed.
# bailout - Thursday 20 November, 2014
The government could have another €400m in the coffers each year now it has struck a deal.
# bailout - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
The central bank has been accused of treating Ireland with disdain.
# bailout - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
*If new laws proposed by the global banking watchdog are brought in… and if they actually work.
# bailout - Friday 7 November, 2014
The Nevin Economic Research Institute said that while the contents of the letters from the ECB to Brian Lenihan isn’t a shock, the tone is surprising.
# bailout - Thursday 6 November, 2014
The infamous letter from Jean-Claude Trichet has finally been released.
The ECB has finally decided to release the infamous letters.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# bailout - Friday 31 October, 2014
But parent company RBS doesn’t want to sell its Irish arm any more now it’s making a profit.
# bailout - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
The ECB’s governing council will consider releasing the letter at its meeting next week
# bailout - Monday 27 October, 2014
Seán Kelly claims to have a commitment from the ECB to release the letter.
# bailout - Monday 6 October, 2014
It’s been an up and down ride for the park since it opened in 1992
# bailout - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The minster says cuts will have to be made, even if they are less than previously thought.
# bailout - Friday 15 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Cardinal Seán Brady and the tragic death of two nuns.
# bailout - Monday 4 August, 2014
The bank will be split into a good bank and a bad bank.
# bailout - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Analysis: Dr Joachim Pfeiffer’s visit to Dublin this week was not a pleasant one for Enda Kenny.
# bailout - Friday 25 July, 2014
Bad news from Germany…
# bailout - Monday 23 June, 2014
Patrick Honohan said he thought that “our fiscal crisis of the 1980s would have cured us of excesses of any type for 100 years”, but it didn’t.
# bailout - Thursday 19 June, 2014
AIB is holding its AGM today, and the bank’s boss wants the Government to know it’s going to get paid back.
# bailout - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
“I met him to say goodbye to him, he’s leaving next week,” Brendan Howlin said today.
Some of the questions on the paper wouldn’t have been out of place in a third level exam, one expert said.
# bailout - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
A former advisor to Jose Manuel Barroso says the only way to save Europe is to change direction.
The head of the Irish desk says our credibility is on the line.
# bailout - Monday 5 May, 2014
As the debt crisis deepened in 2010, it brought down Greece first, followed by Ireland and Portugal.
# bailout - Friday 2 May, 2014
The IMF had officials in Ireland, and they reckon we’re doing well.
# bailout - Friday 28 March, 2014
The €300 limit was intended to prevent a run on the country’s banks.
# bailout - Thursday 27 March, 2014
The fund of up to €13 billion will avert bankruptcy amid Ukraine’s escalating standoff with Russia.
# bailout - Saturday 22 March, 2014
Sinn Féin MEP candidate Matt Carthy said that the odds of three votes being incorrect due to a technical fault were ‘astronomical’.
# bailout - Thursday 20 March, 2014
International expert firm was paid €7.3m for advice by Fianna Fail/Green government