Person: John Moran
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The Land Development Agency says a redesign of Dublin is needed in order to make it a better place for families.
Thu, 23 Jan, 2020
The head of the Land Development Agency has hit out at local authorities for failing to use available funds to tackle the housing crisis.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2019
Mr Moran, who is also chairperson of Liveable Limerick, toldsaid it was not just a question of doing the right thing, but of not doing the wrong thing.
Thu, 19 Sep, 2019
Behind every great team is another. Driving Ireland's Rugby World Cup ambitions is a special management group led by Head Coach Joe Schmidt. The Inpho Sports Photo Agency spent months compiling this brilliant series of images showcasing the character and personality of the backroom team.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2019
Transplant Team Ireland has flown back into Dublin Airport after an unforgettable week at the World Transplant Games in the UK.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2019
Disadvantaged people — our people, whether they are unionists or nationalists — must not be further disadvantaged, writes
Thu, 25 Jul, 2019
It was hard not to groan at the news that a plan to build almost 300 homes in the Dublin suburb of Glasnevin has been turned down by the planning board.
Sun, 30 Jun, 2019
The cost of meeting the country’s housing deficit with the construction of 500,000 homes by 2040 will exceed the current national debt, a former secretary general of the Department of Finance has warned.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
Limerick will get a directly elected mayor after the people in the city and county approved of the proposal in last week's plebiscite.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Phil Hogan, as minister for the environment and local government, just about destroyed local democracy in the run-up to his Local Government Act of 2014 and I took no notice.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
The chairman of the Land Development Agency, John Moran, has called for the public to support plebiscites for directly elected mayors in Cork, Limerick and Waterford.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
The Chair of the Land Development Agency wants Irish people to change the way they think about housing.
Wed, 27 Feb, 2019
It is ten years to the day since the bank guarantee.
Fri, 28 Sep, 2018
The Government is set to ignore expert calls not to build a motorway between Cork and Limerick amid claims its multi-billion euro national framework plan is an electioneering attempt to “give something to everyone” and win over voters.
Mon, 12 Feb, 2018
We cannot “screw” up Ireland for our children and grandchildren, says the former secretary general of the Department of Finance.
Thu, 23 Nov, 2017
A protest will be held outside the Residential Property Summit, which takes place tomorrow in the Aviva Stadium.
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017
European banks are to invest €170m in a major plan by Limerick City and County Council to transform the city centre into one of biggest commercial districts outside of Dublin.
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
International investors may be enticed as buyers for The Square Tallaght shopping centre, which has gone up for sale for €233m.
Thu, 31 Aug, 2017
CALLS for an economic ‘counterbalance’ to Dublin’s bloated overweighting, and for infrastructure investment outside the capital to develop a new tier of cities, have come fast and furious since a strong speech by former Department of Finance head John Moran.
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017
Workers in the public service shouldn’t overestimate what the State can afford, or underestimate how much those in the private sector have suffered, writes Kyran Fitzgerald.
Mon, 21 Nov, 2016
A major row has erupted between Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Independent Alliance Transport Minister Shane Ross over Mr Kenny’s desire to appoint an insider to a €270,000-a-year post in Europe.
Sun, 05 Jun, 2016
IRELAND is a small country with a small population.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
The former secretary general of the Department of Finance has criticised the Government's lack of forward planning.
Wed, 01 Jun, 2016
Tue, 16 Feb, 2016
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
Former department of finance secretary general John Moran has questioned the Government’s capital spending plans and suggested more should be done to counter-balance Dublin’s position as the country’s main economic driver.
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015
Bosses at the Irish arm of commercial property firm, Jones Lang Lasalle gave themselves a 25% increase in overall pay as revenue and profits rocketed last year.
Wed, 21 Oct, 2015
Gardaí are to investigate claims that a Nama official sought and received a €15,000 bribe in a bag from a construction company so it could be allowed leave the agency.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2015
The former head of the Department of Finance has said it was made clear to the Government the ECB would “not be happy” if senior bondholders were burnt.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2015
Former taoiseach Brian Cowen “already had a preference” for a “broad” bank guarantee before the infamous September 29, 2008, meeting which led to the multi-billion euro deal — and overruled then finance minister Brian Lenihan’s concerns.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2015
Kerry strode to a 1-20 to 0-12 victory over Derry in the Christy Ring Cup final, lifting their second title and avoiding a third successive defeat in the Croke Park decider.
Sat, 06 Jun, 2015
Independent TD Catherine Murphy is preparing to mount a motion in the Dáil next week to force Finance Minister Michael Noonan to address claims that he withheld details about the sale of Siteserv.
Fri, 01 May, 2015
The former chief executive of IBRC has claimed Finance Minister Michael Noonan should extend the Siteserv probe to include multi-million euro debt write-downs by AIB and Nama if he really wants to uncover the full depth of the situation.
Mon, 27 Apr, 2015
Johnny Rotten once hollered into a microphone that anger is an energy but the anger that Alan Dukes expressed at his press conference at first seemed akin to wind energy supplied by a five-year-old blowing the seeds off a dandelion clock.
Sat, 25 Apr, 2015
Warning signals are “flashing” that the commercial property sector is nearing a “bubble stage” situation that could lead to a fresh crisis for the country in just two years.
Fri, 03 Apr, 2015
SIX shopping centres, including the largest in the Midlands, have been put up for sale in one lot, guiding at €115 million. The mix, in one lot only and called the Cornerstone Portfolio, has almost 170 shop units plus 150 apartments, and 670,00 sq ft of retail in all.
Thu, 12 Feb, 2015
Senior stockbroker Conor O’Kelly will replace John Corrigan as head of the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA).
Wed, 26 Nov, 2014
The former secretary general of the Department of Finance, John Moran, has admitted to an omission in his impressive CV.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
The recently departed head of the Department of Finance has cautioned against tax reliefs for investors as he warned there were still several risks to the economic recovery.
Thu, 24 Jul, 2014
Former secretary-general at the Department of Finance, John Moran, will take at least three months gardening leave before he is clear to take up a new position.
Fri, 18 Jul, 2014
A total of €1.7bn in capital has been invested in Irish real estate this year, including direct investment of €800m.
Thu, 03 Jul, 2014
Nearly two-thirds of independent off-licences will be at risk of closure if excise duty is increased again later this year, according to a members’ survey.
Wed, 04 Jun, 2014