Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe plans to bring the Central Bank (Amendment) Bill — which targets widespread reform of the banking sector — to the Government for approval before the end of the year, after which it would progress to the Oireachtas for debate.
Fri, 01 Nov, 2019
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has piled fresh pressure on Fianna Fáil leader Micheal Martin after saying any Dáil vote sanctions against TDs Timmy Dooley and Niall Collins are up to the opposition leader.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has only €600m in additional tax cuts and spending increases - which may, at best, only allow him €300m in income tax cuts, the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council (Ifac) has said, in its first major report ahead of October’s budget.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
The IMF has aimed an early warning shot at Paschal Donohoe, telling the finance minister to avoid any more huge spending over-runs on healthcare and to get on with significant tax changes, including the local property tax, Vat, and the USC.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
The tallest office building so far developed in Cork City, Penrose Dock next to Kent Rail Station at up to nine storeys, is setting an even more impressive record: its first core and lift shaft is up to full height, less than a year after the €125m project on the city’s north quays first applied for planning permission.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe has confirmed that financial institutions and other designated bodies last year notified the Revenue Commissioners and the Gardai of 23,422 suspicious financial transactions.
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
The Government's Chief Procurement Officer has confirmed he did not inform Minister Paschal Donohoe or his Secretary General about the cost escalations at the Children's Hospital, even though he sat on its board.
Wed, 27 Feb, 2019