# state-assets - Today’s News
# state-assets - Sunday 25 January, 2015
Paschal Donohoe says Ireland’s connectivity is just as important as the price though.
# state-assets - Friday 20 June, 2014
However, customers will still deal with either Irish Water or Gas Networks Ireland.
# state-assets - Friday 13 December, 2013
Arthur Hall said that the government had accepted a deal below what the company is worth.
# state-assets - Thursday 21 November, 2013
The Tánaiste gleefully engaged in one of the government’s favourite pasttimes at Leaders’ Questions this morning: Having a go at Fianna Fáil.
# state-assets - Wednesday 18 September, 2013
The Government is hoping to bring in around €1 billion from the sale of the company.
# state-assets - Friday 9 August, 2013
The move would add almost nine euro per month to the average household winter gas bill.
# state-assets - Monday 29 July, 2013
It’s expected around a billion euro will be raised by the sale, with around half of the funds raised going to pay down bailout debt.
Minister of State Brian Hayes hopes to have details on every building, every piece of land and every table and chair owned by the State to be online by the beginning of next year.
# state-assets - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Public Expenditure and Reform Minister Brendan Howlin told an Oireachtas committee that “optimal conditions do not exist” for disposing of the government’s 25 per cent stake.
# state-assets - Wednesday 19 June, 2013
The planned sale of Coillte harvesting rights has been called off, with the agency now set to merge with Bord na Mona.
# state-assets - Friday 3 May, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
The energy arm of Bord Gáis Éireann is one of a number of State-run companies the government intends to sell-off in the coming year.
# state-assets - Saturday 16 March, 2013
Deposits in Cypriot banks will be hit with a one-off levy of 6.75 per cent with those with over €100,000 in banks hit with a 9.9 per cent levy under the €10 billion bailout proposal.
# state-assets - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
The Irish Timber Council, representing the country’s sawmills, says that the entire industry is at risk from the proposed sell-off of harvesting rights on Coillte forests.
# state-assets - Friday 11 January, 2013
The government is keen to use all of the money from the sale of State assets in “one shape or another” to fund job creation initiatives but the Troika appears more focussed on reducing the debt.
# state-assets - Tuesday 17 July, 2012
A major programme of motorway upgrades, as well as spending in justice, health and education, will begin next year.
Schools, healthcare and roads are also likely to benefit from measures being announced by the government later today.
# state-assets - Thursday 17 May, 2012
The Public Expenditure and Reform Minister said that negotiations with the Troika had yielded such an agreement with the other half of the money being leveraged for further stimulus measures.
# state-assets - Tuesday 1 May, 2012
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# state-assets - Tuesday 24 April, 2012
The public expenditure minister says Irish Water will not form part of the Bord Gais sell-off – but the opposition aren’t convinced.
# state-assets - Tuesday 17 April, 2012
The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors says it has 350 firms which could be used to install meters quickly.
TheJournal.ie’s Q&A on one of the most controversial issues of the day…
# state-assets - Saturday 14 April, 2012
Gardaí deployed pepper spray on protesters gathered outside the conference, and a cameraman was reportedly injured.
# state-assets - Thursday 5 April, 2012
The airline has reported increased traffic on both long and short-haul flights.
# state-assets - Tuesday 28 February, 2012
The IMF signs off on the fifth review of its bailout, and is releasing €3.2 billion to Ireland – bringing its total IMF debt to €16bn.
# state-assets - Monday 27 February, 2012
In its weekly credit outlook, Moody’s welcomes the plans to sell state assets – but that our position remains “challenging”.
# state-assets - Sunday 26 February, 2012
“Autism is a theory. It is not a fact”
# state-assets - Saturday 25 February, 2012
Debts, draw-downs, state assets and lunar rock – all of that, and more, in your weekly numerical wrap-up.
# state-assets - Thursday 23 February, 2012
Micheál Martin says Labour ministers are “covering their tracks” by claiming Fianna Fáil agreed to the sale of state assets.
# state-assets - Wednesday 22 February, 2012
Your nightly news round-up of the day’s biggest stories…
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Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil have both criticised the government’s announcement on the sale of State assets today.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny tells the Dáil that “commencement and realisation” of selling state assets may begin in 2013.
The government is considering selling parts of Coillte and Aer Lingus when conditions improve – and has insisted that there will not be a fire sale.
The bailout deal requires Ireland to sell off some State assets – and the full list will be announced by Brendan Howlin later this morning.
# state-assets - Wednesday 15 February, 2012
Fianna Fáil’s finance spokesman takes issue with Pat Rabbitte’s claims that the sale of state assets was demanded by FF.
# state-assets - Tuesday 14 February, 2012
The latest memorandum of understanding between Ireland and the Troika also states for the first time that money raised from the sale of State assets can be used for reinvestment in the economy.
# state-assets - Thursday 9 February, 2012
# state-assets - Monday 6 February, 2012
Unions say staff at the semi-State body are due a 3.5 per cent pay increase, but the company has said this would cost jobs.
# state-assets - Sunday 22 January, 2012
In tonight’s Fix: State assets, assassinations, apologies, and a glamour model turns to economics…