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# bank-debts - Monday 20 May, 2013

Ireland's banks are borrowing less and less from the ECB

New figures show Ireland’s banks are now less reliant on emergency loans than at any other time since September 2008.

# bank-debts - Monday 29 October, 2012

German finance minister 'very impressed' with 'special case' Ireland

Wolfgang Schauble said he was confident Ireland would not need a second bailout following a meeting with Ministers Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin today.

# bank-debts - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Taoiseach coy on content of telephone chat with Angela Merkel

“Surely you don’t expect me to tell what questions I had for the Chancellor, or what questions the Chancellor had for me.”

# bank-debts - Monday 22 October, 2012

French president Hollande: Ireland's bailout is 'a special case'

Francois Hollande echoes Angela Merkel’s comments – saying Ireland differs from other countries because the bailout was forced on us.

Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin call for clarification of Merkel and Kenny communiqué

Sinn Féin described the outcome of last night’s contact between Merkel and Kenny as a reiteration of a previous statement, while Fianna Fáil called for ‘plain language’.

# bank-debts - Sunday 21 October, 2012

The Evening Fix: Now with added Miriam and Pat from 1989

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

'Ireland is a special case': Kenny and Merkel commit to improving bailout

Enda Kenny and Angela Merkel issue a joint statement describing Ireland as “a special case” financially.

# bank-debts - Friday 15 June, 2012

11 things to know about the IMF's latest Irish review

The latest IMF update on Ireland’s financial health, summarised into handy bitesized chunks.

IMF approves €1.4bn loan - but has doubts about Ireland's return to markets

The latest quarterly review of Ireland’s bailout paints a mixed picture…

# bank-debts - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Colm McCarthy: Irish bank debt was incurred "under threats" from ECB

The UCD economist said that no other eurozone country has taken on the kind of bank-related debt that Ireland took on – and warned that it may not be sustainable.

# bank-debts - Friday 22 July, 2011

Poll: Are you happy with the new Eurozone deal? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you happy with the new Eurozone deal?

Ireland is set to save between €600-€800m on its loans – does this go far enough?