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#Bailout Republic?

# bailout-republic - Monday 22 April, 2013

Troika wants Ireland to outline spending cuts for three years
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# Bailout

Troika wants Ireland to outline spending cuts for three years

Apr 22nd 2013, 2:32 PM 10,003 Views 86 Comments

The European Commission approves the latest €1.6 billion loan – but wants Dublin to say WHERE it will continue to cut back.

# bailout-republic - Saturday 20 November, 2010

Bailout: €50bn for banks, and €50bn more for state
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# Bailout Republic?

Bailout: €50bn for banks, and €50bn more for state

Nov 20th 2010, 7:59 AM 334 Views 0 Comments

Insiders tell the foreign press that the bailout being considered for the banks is €50bn, with more for the state if needed.

# bailout-republic - Friday 19 November, 2010

FG to table corporate tax motion as Europe sets sights
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# Corporation Tax

FG to table corporate tax motion as Europe sets sights

Nov 19th 2010, 4:30 PM 356 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny will try to handcuff the government into keeping the 12.5% rate amid stiff opposition in Europe.

# bailout-republic - Thursday 18 November, 2010

Lenihan admits: Ireland's banks need foreign assistance
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# Bailout Republic?

Lenihan admits: Ireland's banks need foreign assistance

Nov 18th 2010, 9:35 PM 641 Views 0 Comments

The Minister for Finance all but admits that a bailout is needed, saying the banking sector urgently needs funding.

30 things Twitter wants to ask the IMF
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# Getting To Know You

30 things Twitter wants to ask the IMF

Nov 18th 2010, 6:16 PM 1,480 Views 0 Comments

Who was right in Saipan? Which is better, Daddy or chips? And as for how they get the figs into the fig rolls…

IMF to send "around a dozen" for Irish talks
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# Bailout Republic?

IMF to send "around a dozen" for Irish talks

Nov 18th 2010, 4:18 PM 578 Views 0 Comments

An International Monetary Fund spokeswoman reveals that several “banking experts” are on the way for crisis talks.

Lenihan admits contingency fund is ‘very desirable’
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# Bailout Republic?

Lenihan admits contingency fund is ‘very desirable’

Nov 18th 2010, 3:44 PM 276 Views 0 Comments

The finance minister comes clean and says he would like talks with the IMF to result in cash being made available.

Cameron refuses to rule out helping Irish bailout
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# Bailout Republic?

Cameron refuses to rule out helping Irish bailout

Nov 18th 2010, 3:22 PM 483 Views 0 Comments

Ireland “is one of our largest export markets”, says the UK prime minister – “We have got an interest.”

World bailout wrap-up: Ireland expects, and it’s just a matter of time
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# Bailout Republic?

World bailout wrap-up: Ireland expects, and it’s just a matter of time

Nov 18th 2010, 2:55 PM 810 Views 0 Comments

The eyes of the world are on Ireland – and their judgement is that we now “expect” billions and billions in help.

IMF head passes three homeless on way to bailout talks
# IMF
# IMF

IMF head passes three homeless on way to bailout talks

Nov 18th 2010, 2:13 PM 4,168 Views 0 Comments

Ajai Chopra was photographed passing three beggars on his way to the Central Bank.

I'm a politician, bail me out of here
# Bailout Lexicon
# Bailout Lexicon

I'm a politician, bail me out of here

Nov 18th 2010, 11:24 AM 963 Views 0 Comments

Government members have been spinning themselves silly to deny a bailout – TheJournal.ie does a spot of creative translation to cut through the jargon.

Honohan says Ireland may receive loan worth ‘tens of billions’
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# Bailout

Honohan says Ireland may receive loan worth ‘tens of billions’

Nov 18th 2010, 9:56 AM 471 Views 0 Comments

The Central Bank Governor becomes the first Irish official to admit we need aid – and lots of it.

# bailout-republic - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

'The Irish Should Stop Bashing Those Who Want to Help Them'
# What The World Says
# What The World Says

'The Irish Should Stop Bashing Those Who Want to Help Them'

Nov 17th 2010, 9:00 PM 700 Views 0 Comments

Germany’s Der Spiegel takes a tough tack as the world reactions to the news of IMF talks in Dublin.

Cowen insists IMF talks are not to formalise bailout
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# Bailout Republic?

Cowen insists IMF talks are not to formalise bailout

Nov 17th 2010, 7:13 PM 441 Views 0 Comments

An aggressive Taoiseach tells the Six One news that the talks in Dublin tomorrow are to examine all options.

Battle lines drawn as Europe insists Ireland's banking sector needs its help
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# Bailout Republic?

Battle lines drawn as Europe insists Ireland's banking sector needs its help

Nov 17th 2010, 1:53 PM 535 Views 0 Comments

As finance ministers meet, Olli Rehn says there’s liquidity crisis in the banks – contradicting Brian Lenihan.

Debt crisis team on way to Dublin
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# Bailout Republic?

Debt crisis team on way to Dublin

Nov 17th 2010, 7:06 AM 423 Views 0 Comments

Lenihan maintains Ireland had been “the point of attack” on the state of the euro in recent weeks – but commentators believe ECB, IMF and EC officials coming here to lay groundwork for bailout.

# bailout-republic - Tuesday 16 November, 2010

Olli Rehn: Eurozone must 'resist alarmism' as talks continue
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# Bailout Republic?

Olli Rehn: Eurozone must 'resist alarmism' as talks continue

Nov 16th 2010, 6:02 PM 271 Views 0 Comments

Europe’s economic commissioner says it’s Ireland’s banks, and not the government, that have funding problems.

Cowen denies Irish moves for state or bank bailout
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# Bailout Republic?

Cowen denies Irish moves for state or bank bailout

Nov 16th 2010, 5:20 PM 450 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach tells the Dáil, though, that Ireland is in meetings to see how it can help tackle Europe’s debt crisis.

EU official: Ireland in talks to accept dual bailout
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# Bailout Republic?

EU official: Ireland in talks to accept dual bailout

Nov 16th 2010, 3:43 PM 995 Views 0 Comments

Ireland is speaking to the EU and the IMF about seeking money for itself and its banks, says a diplomat.

Dick Roche denies admitting that banking bailout likely tomorrow
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# Bailout Republic?

Dick Roche denies admitting that banking bailout likely tomorrow

Nov 16th 2010, 1:26 PM 1,388 Views 0 Comments

The Europe minister denies telling ITV News that he believes a bailout will be sought tomorrow to assist the Irish banking sector.

EU to tell Ireland: Take a bailout today
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# Bailout Republic?

EU to tell Ireland: Take a bailout today

Nov 16th 2010, 7:01 AM 672 Views 0 Comments

The world’s press is sure of it: everywhere the government turns, it’s told to accept an international handout.

# bailout-republic - Monday 15 November, 2010

Ireland not approaching sources for bailout - Cowen
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# Bailout Republic?

Ireland not approaching sources for bailout - Cowen

Nov 15th 2010, 8:04 PM 204 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach denies reports that Ireland is applying for extra funds from either Europe or the IMF.

Did Ireland discover a legal loophole to avoid a bailout?
# Business Insider
# Business Insider

Did Ireland discover a legal loophole to avoid a bailout?

Nov 15th 2010, 7:29 PM 1,822 Views 0 Comments

Business Insider reckons Ireland might have found a way to get ECB funding for its banks – and that’s why we’re not issuing bonds.

Michael Noonan: European intervention in Irish crisis ‘is underway’
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# Bailout Republic?

Michael Noonan: European intervention in Irish crisis ‘is underway’

Nov 15th 2010, 4:47 PM 688 Views 0 Comments

Markets source tells TheJournal.ie that Government is in “intense negotiations” with ECB while FG finance spokesman Noonan says “things will come to a head in the next 24 hours”.

Portugal admits 'high risk' of needing a bailout
# Portuguese Economy
# Portuguese Economy

Portugal admits 'high risk' of needing a bailout

Nov 15th 2010, 4:25 PM 305 Views 0 Comments

The country’s finance minister admits Portugal may ask for assistance – and implies that it could be Ireland’s fault.

Breathing room for Ireland as bonds fall under 8%
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# Bailout Republic?

Breathing room for Ireland as bonds fall under 8%

Nov 15th 2010, 4:00 PM 188 Views 0 Comments

For the first time in a week, the cost of Irish borrowing falls under the 8% barrier, while insuring against default also cheapens.

Spanish bank chief says Irish crisis 'unfounded'
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# Bailout Republic?

Spanish bank chief says Irish crisis 'unfounded'

Nov 15th 2010, 3:25 PM 284 Views 0 Comments

Not only that, but all our fears will vanish when the government announces its budget plans, says Fernandez Ordonez.

# bailout-republic - Sunday 14 November, 2010

Germany putting 'pressure' on Ireland to apply for EU bailout
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# Bailout Republic?

Germany putting 'pressure' on Ireland to apply for EU bailout

Nov 14th 2010, 5:01 PM 658 Views 0 Comments

Angela Merkel has reportedly set her sights on Ireland…

O'Keeffe denies pressure to apply for EU bailout
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# Bailout Republic?

O'Keeffe denies pressure to apply for EU bailout

Nov 14th 2010, 3:13 PM 136 Views 0 Comments

The minister has insisted that Ireland had not entered talks over a possible EU bailout.

# bailout-republic - Saturday 13 November, 2010

Rumours about EU bailout persist
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# Bailout Republic?

Rumours about EU bailout persist

Nov 13th 2010, 4:59 PM 454 Views 1 Comment

Despite assurances from the Irish government, some believe the country will be heading cap-in-hand to the EU as early as next month.

# bailout-republic - Friday 12 November, 2010

Investor fears push Ireland onto G20 agenda
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

Investor fears push Ireland onto G20 agenda

Nov 12th 2010, 9:05 AM 448 Views 0 Comments

France and Germany issue statement from G20 summit in South Korea amid fears that Irish debt default concerns will spread to other countries.

# bailout-republic - Thursday 11 November, 2010

Lenihan admits: Ireland's bond problems are "very serious"
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# Bailout Republic?

Lenihan admits: Ireland's bond problems are "very serious"

Nov 11th 2010, 5:41 PM 410 Views 0 Comments

The Minister for Finance acknowledges international concern about the risk of an Irish default.

Honohan 'not laying ground for bailout', insists Lenihan
# No Surrender!
# No Surrender!

Honohan 'not laying ground for bailout', insists Lenihan

Nov 11th 2010, 2:01 PM 262 Views 0 Comments

Brian Lenihan says the comments of the central bank governor were not softening the ground for IMF intervention.

# bailout-republic - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Honohan: Ireland's response to crisis is "exactly right"
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Honohan: Ireland's response to crisis is "exactly right"

Nov 10th 2010, 7:05 PM 283 Views 0 Comments

The Central Bank governor says Ireland’s tactics have been perfect – and that the IMF, if needed, would change nothing.

Dept of Finance: no comment on IMF deal rumours
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# Bailout Republic?

Dept of Finance: no comment on IMF deal rumours

Nov 10th 2010, 4:59 PM 1,866 Views 0 Comments

Speculation swirls among traders about a possible IMF bailout for Ireland, sending our bond yields even higher.

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