Tax revenues to rise even as economy cools

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe looks set to have ample room for spending rises and tax cuts in his next budget even as the Government cut the growth outlook.


State Claims Agency paid out €268m in claims last year

The amount paid out by the State Claims Agency (SCA) in damages concerning medical negligence claims totals over half a billion euro over the past two years.


Finance Minister confirms 23,422 suspicious financial transactions in 2018

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.


€320m Dublin Airport runway ‘is value for money’

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has said the €320m price tag for the second parallel runway at Dublin Airport is “value for money,” despite concerns from Transport Minister Shane Ross.


Frances Fitzgerald made ‘mistakes’: Paschal Donohoe’s refreshingly straight talking

There are many good and important reasons for cabinet solidarity and confidentiality.


Paschal Donohoe: A mover and shaker that doesn’t hold back

Paschal Donohoe breaks ranks with cabinet colleagues by admitting Frances Fitzgerald made a ‘mistake’ in handling the McCabe affair, says Political Editor Daniel McConnell.