# debt - Friday 28 December, 2012
Congressional leaders will meet with the President at the White House today with just days left to avert a series of tax rises and spending cuts due to come into effect in the new year.
# debt - Thursday 27 December, 2012
The US is facing a potentially devastating financial crisis in less than a week but what is it all about, what impact will it have on Ireland and what’s got to happen if it is to be avoided? TheJournal.ie explains…
HURRAH! Break out the champagne and foie gras…
# debt - Monday 24 December, 2012
The company’s 15 jobs have now been saved as it has secured two new contracts for 2013.
# debt - Saturday 22 December, 2012
That, however, is a drop in confidence in the single currency on the last Eurobarometer survey.
# debt - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
From Business ETC
This means NAMA has reduced its indebtedness by over €5 billion since its establishment three years ago.
Pat Rabbitte has said Ireland won’t make the €3billion payment. But the real situation is much bleaker, writes Sarah McCabe.
# debt - Tuesday 18 December, 2012
It’s easy for spending to get out of hand at this time of year. Michael Culloty of MABS offers some tips to help rein it in.
# debt - Saturday 15 December, 2012
Michael McGrath said he hears frequently of cases of suicide in which financial pressures were to the fore.
# debt - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
The agreement was made in a memorandum sent by Finance Minister Michael Noonan to the Troika.
# debt - Tuesday 11 December, 2012
From Business ETC
The value of judgements against commercial debtros increased by 554 per cent to almost €293 million.
# debt - Saturday 8 December, 2012
The Justice Minister has said that the personal insolvency bill will be enacted through both Oireachtas houses by 20 December and will become operative next year.
# debt - Friday 7 December, 2012
The failings of Government to take simple steps to help mortgage holders has caused further damage – and the Insolvency Bill is by no means our saviour, writes David Hall.
# debt - Sunday 2 December, 2012
When asked what consumers will do with spare cash, half said they would use it to pay off debt.
# debt - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
According to the survey, 22 per cent of schools are breaking even, while 93 per cent receive a minor works grants for repairs.
# debt - Monday 26 November, 2012
This will be the third time in two weeks that finance ministers from across the EU will meet to deal with the the threat of bankruptcy for Greece.
# debt - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
Millions of workers across Europe rallied together today in strikes and rallies to protest against any further austerity measures.
# debt - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
Cyprus says it hopes to see a deal in December on new Basel III rules for regulating banks.
# debt - Monday 12 November, 2012
The move comes after two suicides by indebted homeowners in the country who were facing eviction.
Only two out of five of us will be able to get through Christmas just on our regular income – although credit card use is set to drop, according to Irish credit unions.
# debt - Friday 9 November, 2012
From Business ETC
The CSO said savings were primarily used to pay down debt and fund property investment.
# debt - Wednesday 7 November, 2012
More than 80,000 people took part in the anti-austerity protest in Athens ahead of a crucial parliamentary vote on new spending cuts.
# debt - Thursday 1 November, 2012
The two will have a lot to talk about.
# debt - Wednesday 24 October, 2012
Chairman of the agency Frank Daly said the former employee removed data from NAMA including loans acquired by the agency.
# debt - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
Brian Hayes said that outlining Ireland’s negotiating position in public would not be “very clever from the country’s perspective.
# debt - Thursday 18 October, 2012
The auction was oversubscribed and the cost of borrowing remained at 0.7 per cent.
# debt - Tuesday 16 October, 2012
Demonstrators gathered outside Parliament after the Finance Minister announced his plans to introduce steep tax increases.
From Business ETC
John Moran tells the Irish Bankers’ Federation that merely not calling in debts won’t cut it – they need to be removed totally.
# debt - Thursday 11 October, 2012
Spain’s sovereign debt rating has been cut to just one level above “junk” grade debt – which could see Madrid’s borrowing costs skyrocketing to untenable levels.
# debt - Monday 8 October, 2012
Here are the things we learned, shared and loved today.
# debt - Monday 1 October, 2012
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
# debt - Saturday 29 September, 2012
Roisin Shortall’s resignation dominated the news this week – which may be a relief for some in Government.
# debt - Friday 28 September, 2012
France unveiled the toughest package of tax rises and spending cuts ever seen in the country during an economic downturn.
# debt - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
Placing social welfare costs onto businesses is an additional burden on employers and will result in job losses writes Ian Martin.
# debt - Sunday 16 September, 2012
Justice and Equality Minister Alan Shatter announced the appointment this afternoon.
# debt - Monday 3 September, 2012
The bankrupt former government minister and Newstalk presenter was heavily critical of the bank in a newspaper interview at the weekend.
# debt - Friday 31 August, 2012
Figures show there was in increase in the number of start-ups this year but the net loss was still 480 businesses.
# debt - Monday 27 August, 2012
The current system allows party leaders to pick and choose the list of candidates the electorate can vote for and guarantees a strong majority in parliament for the winning party.
# debt - Thursday 23 August, 2012
New figures from the Central Bank illustrate the deepening mortgage crisis in Ireland with almost 130,000 in arrears.