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#€3.6 billion

# e3-6-billion - Thursday 7 June, 2012

PAC chair blasts “whitewash” report into €3.6bn accounting error Accounting Error This post contains videos

PAC chair blasts “whitewash” report into €3.6bn accounting error

Both internal and external reports on the accounting mistake were discussed at the Dáil’s Public Accounts Committee.

# e3-6-billion - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Finance chief to meet with PAC over €3.6bn accounting error

Two leaked reports into the €3.6 billion discrepancy in the government’s debt figures have recommended that statistics be compiled by the Central Statistics Office and not the Department of Finance.

# e3-6-billion - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Column: What The Finance? Heads should roll over €3.6bn gaffe

Fine Gael TD Eoghan Murphy was at the Public Accounts Committee meeting on Thursday when the Department of Finance explained how its accounting mistake happened – and he’s gobsmacked.

# e3-6-billion - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Department of Finance was told about the €3.6bn mistake last year - but did nothing

Michael Noonan has announced a review will be carried out to determine how the “humiliating schoolboy error” was made and why it was ignored.