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Donohoe says government could lose up to €2.2bn a year in corporate tax revenue if G7 deal implemented
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Donohoe says government could lose up to €2.2bn a year in corporate tax revenue if G7 deal implemented

Updated Jun 5th 2021, 5:30 PM 43,895 Views 69 Comments

Finance Ministers of the world’s seven richest economies agreed to commit to a global minimum corporate tax rate of 15% at the G7.

Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister'
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Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister'

Sep 12th 2020, 3:33 PM 100,025 Views 82 Comments

Varoufakis served as the Greek Finance Minister from January to July 2015.

'There is a lot of uncertainty': Paschal Donohoe warns of Covid-19 impact on recovery, in his first meeting as Eurogroup head
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'There is a lot of uncertainty': Paschal Donohoe warns of Covid-19 impact on recovery, in his first meeting as Eurogroup head

Sep 11th 2020, 12:20 PM 14,316 Views 7 Comments

Donohoe is in Berlin for his first meeting as President of the Eurogroup.

It's a dirty, time-consuming job so why would Paschal want to become head of the Eurogroup?
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It's a dirty, time-consuming job so why would Paschal want to become head of the Eurogroup?

Jul 11th 2020, 12:05 AM 39,755 Views 86 Comments

Experts say that increased Irish influence in Europe could come at a cost.

Donohoe wins in bid to become president of the group of Euro finance ministers, says EU recovery fund is first priority
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Donohoe wins in bid to become president of the group of Euro finance ministers, says EU recovery fund is first priority

Updated Jul 9th 2020, 8:05 PM 74,742 Views 104 Comments

Donohoe faced opposition from finance ministers in Spain and Luxembourg for the Eurogroup presidency.

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe puts name forward for top EU job
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Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe puts name forward for top EU job

Jun 25th 2020, 5:02 PM 29,523 Views 97 Comments

Donohoe said it would be a “tremendous honour” to lead the Eurogroup through the challenges ahead.

Euro leaders are giving Greece until Friday to sign on the dotted bailout line
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Euro leaders are giving Greece until Friday to sign on the dotted bailout line

Feb 17th 2015, 3:55 PM 13,393 Views 149 Comments

Greece has called the deadline “absurd”.

Extra Banking Union meeting needed after ministers fail to reach agreement
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Extra Banking Union meeting needed after ministers fail to reach agreement

Dec 12th 2013, 3:15 PM 4,036 Views 8 Comments

Eurogroup ministers met earlier this week on the topic, but only agreed on general principles.

'We're only barely getting off the ground': Noonan dismisses boom suggestions
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'We're only barely getting off the ground': Noonan dismisses boom suggestions

Dec 9th 2013, 8:39 PM 13,288 Views 70 Comments

The Minister for Finance is in Brussels for a Eurogroup meeting, who said Ireland is “proof” that austerity packages ‘deliver results’.

Dijsselbloem: EU ministers are 'losing patience' with Greece
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Dijsselbloem: EU ministers are 'losing patience' with Greece

Nov 21st 2013, 4:09 PM 9,225 Views 32 Comments

The Eurogroup President made the comments to a Greek newspaper ahead of the country’s draft budget announcement today.

Europe's finance ministers discussing how best to deal with failing banks
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Europe's finance ministers discussing how best to deal with failing banks

Nov 14th 2013, 10:13 AM 2,766 Views 17 Comments

Michael Noonan is joining his eurozone counterparts in Brussels later today.

Noonan: Decision on post-bailout credit line ‘finely balanced’
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Noonan: Decision on post-bailout credit line ‘finely balanced’

Nov 5th 2013, 5:37 PM 7,520 Views 33 Comments

Minister Michael Noonan will travel to the Hague today to discuss Ireland’s bailout exit with Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem.

Noonan: Ireland will escape bailout, even if we can't recover bank costs
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Noonan: Ireland will escape bailout, even if we can't recover bank costs

Jun 20th 2013, 6:58 PM 6,445 Views 53 Comments

The finance minister says the world recognises that Ireland’s debts are sustainable, but he won’t give up on help.

Updated: EU finance ministers agree to delay repayment of Irish bailout loans
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Updated: EU finance ministers agree to delay repayment of Irish bailout loans

Apr 12th 2013, 5:10 PM 11,957 Views 159 Comments

All 27 EU finance ministers have now given a green light to extending the maturity of Ireland’s bailout loans by seven years.

EU and Eurozone finance ministers begin two-day summit in Dublin
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EU and Eurozone finance ministers begin two-day summit in Dublin

Apr 12th 2013, 7:32 AM 3,119 Views 25 Comments

Ministers will discuss extending the repayment dates of Ireland’s loans, and the aftermath of the Cyprus bailout catastrophe.

Troika recommends 'giving Ireland seven more years to repay loans'
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Troika recommends 'giving Ireland seven more years to repay loans'

Apr 10th 2013, 11:07 AM 13,738 Views 156 Comments

Proposals seen by Reuters, to be put to ministers in Dublin this weekend, would see extra time given for Ireland and Portugal to repay.

Update: Eurozone head insists Cyprus deal not template for future bailouts
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Update: Eurozone head insists Cyprus deal not template for future bailouts

Mar 25th 2013, 6:35 PM 13,344 Views 113 Comments

Jeroen Dijsselbloem had earlier said the Cyprus template – where depositors and bondholders are hit before governments – is the new model for how troubled banks will be handled. He has since clarified the remarks.

Explainer: Your 25-point crash course on what’s happening in Cyprus
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Explainer: Your 25-point crash course on what’s happening in Cyprus

Mar 24th 2013, 5:29 PM 17,229 Views 23 Comments

Bailouts! Deposit levies! Leaving the euro? It’s all been happening in the last ten days.

Eurozone ministers: We'll change repayment date for Ireland's bailout loans
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Eurozone ministers: We'll change repayment date for Ireland's bailout loans

Mar 16th 2013, 10:24 AM 5,932 Views 78 Comments

The Department of Finance says the move will make it easier for Ireland to emerge from the bailout programme.

Key meeting in Brussels to discuss whether AIB, BoI costs can be recouped
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Key meeting in Brussels to discuss whether AIB, BoI costs can be recouped

Mar 4th 2013, 3:49 PM 7,338 Views 56 Comments

Eurozone finance ministers will today discuss the key question of whether the Euro’s bailout fund will chip in to Ireland’s costs.

Noonan arrives in Brussels for key talks on aid for banks
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Noonan arrives in Brussels for key talks on aid for banks

Jan 21st 2013, 6:53 PM 3,859 Views 53 Comments

Michael Noonan will chair tomorrow’s meeting of EU finance ministers; today’s Eurogroup meeting will elect a new head.

Greek buy-back deal would wipe €20 billion off national debt
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Greek buy-back deal would wipe €20 billion off national debt

Dec 12th 2012, 2:46 PM 7,725 Views 25 Comments

The deal will see some people get only a third of their money back – but others will get three times their investment.

Video: Greece left waiting for aid as EU and IMF disagree
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Video: Greece left waiting for aid as EU and IMF disagree

Nov 13th 2012, 9:50 AM 3,200 Views 12 Comments

IMF chief Christine Lagarde visibly disagreed with Eurogroup chief Jean-Claude Juncker at a press confernece last night.

Taoiseach coy on content of telephone chat with Angela Merkel
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Taoiseach coy on content of telephone chat with Angela Merkel

Oct 23rd 2012, 5:40 PM 5,669 Views 95 Comments

“Surely you don’t expect me to tell what questions I had for the Chancellor, or what questions the Chancellor had for me.”

French president Hollande: Ireland's bailout is 'a special case'
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French president Hollande: Ireland's bailout is 'a special case'

Oct 22nd 2012, 7:29 PM 6,304 Views 55 Comments

Francois Hollande echoes Angela Merkel’s comments – saying Ireland differs from other countries because the bailout was forced on us.

'Ireland is a special case': Kenny and Merkel commit to improving bailout
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'Ireland is a special case': Kenny and Merkel commit to improving bailout

Oct 21st 2012, 7:51 PM 27,319 Views 158 Comments

Enda Kenny and Angela Merkel issue a joint statement describing Ireland as “a special case” financially.

Here's the exact transcript of Angela Merkel's comments in Brussels
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Here's the exact transcript of Angela Merkel's comments in Brussels

Oct 19th 2012, 7:27 PM 11,170 Views 103 Comments

“It will not be a retroactive direct capitalisation. If recapitalisation is possible, it will come for the future.”

Merkel rules out backdated ESM help for bailing out Europe’s banks
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Merkel rules out backdated ESM help for bailing out Europe’s banks

Oct 19th 2012, 3:56 PM 8,116 Views 225 Comments

The German chancellor tells a news conference there “will not be any retroactive direct recapitalisation”. That’s us told.

EU leaders may discuss improved Irish bailout - but only after bank deal is finalised
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EU leaders may discuss improved Irish bailout - but only after bank deal is finalised

Sep 14th 2012, 2:42 PM 3,853 Views 17 Comments

Once discussions on the promissory note issue has been concluded, Ireland could get a more lenient deal – but it may be some time.

Quest for bank debt deal to continue at Cyprus ministers' meeting
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Quest for bank debt deal to continue at Cyprus ministers' meeting

Sep 14th 2012, 7:53 AM 2,100 Views 12 Comments

Michael Noonan will meet his counterparts from around Europe in Cyprus today, hoping to make progress on shedding Ireland’s bank debts.

Whatever it takes: Stocks rise as leaders make eurozone pledge
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Whatever it takes: Stocks rise as leaders make eurozone pledge

Jul 30th 2012, 9:51 AM 2,016 Views 12 Comments

There is speculation that the eurozone bailout fund and the ECB could buy-up Spanish bonds in a bid to alleviate fears about the single currency.

Eurozone: Irish bank debt will be re-examined by autumn
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Eurozone: Irish bank debt will be re-examined by autumn

Jul 10th 2012, 8:05 AM 3,446 Views 31 Comments

European ministers have also rubber-stamped an initial €30billion bailout for Spain.

We Know How You Feel Photo of the Day
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We Know How You Feel Photo of the Day

Jun 29th 2012, 1:01 PM 5,240 Views 19 Comments

This is Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker at summit of EU leaders in Brussels. Maybe he knows something we don’t…

Noonan to continue promissory note campaign at Eurozone ministers' meeting
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Noonan to continue promissory note campaign at Eurozone ministers' meeting

Jun 21st 2012, 3:21 PM 2,230 Views 46 Comments

The minister for finance will meet his Eurozone counterparts this evening, and be joined by the non-euro ministers tomorrow.

Report: EU preparing 'worst case scenario' measures if Greece quits euro
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Report: EU preparing 'worst case scenario' measures if Greece quits euro

Jun 12th 2012, 10:44 AM 2,058 Views 19 Comments

Reuters says officials have discussed limits on ATM withdrawals, border checks and capital controls if Greece goes.

Noonan welcomes Spanish request for banking bailout
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Noonan welcomes Spanish request for banking bailout

Jun 9th 2012, 8:45 PM 9,024 Views 113 Comments

But will Ireland have to contribute to the bailout?

Spain will make a formal request for bank bailout of up to €100 billion
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Spain will make a formal request for bank bailout of up to €100 billion

Jun 9th 2012, 6:31 PM 3,640 Views 42 Comments

Spain is braced to become the fourth eurozone country to ask for assistance – but its bailout will not come with a programme for austerity.

Eurozone countries 'warned to plan for Greek exit' - report
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Eurozone countries 'warned to plan for Greek exit' - report

May 23rd 2012, 5:58 PM 4,933 Views 46 Comments

A group of EU finance advisors agreed to issue the instruction on Monday, according to Reuters.

Ireland, Portugal hit out at Greece for breaking promises
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Ireland, Portugal hit out at Greece for breaking promises

May 21st 2012, 9:08 AM 4,363 Views 58 Comments

Both Michael Noonan and Vitor Gaspar were tough on their Greek counterpart last week over Athens’s failure to follow its bailout programme.

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