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#Debt deal

# debt-deal - Monday 11 January, 2016

Joan Burton says questions about bank debt deal are now redundant

That historic 29 June 2012 ‘game changer’ is now a distant memory, it would seem.

# debt-deal - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Greek banks to re-open on Monday with a €60 daily withdrawal limit

Nine ministers have been replaced after objecting to the embattled country’s latest bailout.

# debt-deal - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Here's what Europe would look like if it were redrawn based on debt per person

Ireland is looking pretty ‘big-boned’…

# debt-deal - Sunday 8 February, 2015

'Ireland will show solidarity with Greece'

Minister Simon Coveney said Ireland should be be aware of any deals struck with Greece and if they could apply to Ireland.

# debt-deal - Friday 17 January, 2014

Michael Noonan to discuss Troika exit with head of eurozone bailout fund

Ireland’s push for a bank debt deal may also come up, but is not on the formal agenda for the meeting today.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

New bankruptcy law 'imminent' following country's first debt settlement deal

Under the new laws the period of bankruptcy will be reduced from 12 to three years.

# debt-deal - Monday 25 November, 2013

Most of borrower’s debt written off in first deal under new insolvency regime

The first debt settlement arrangement has been agreed today.

# debt-deal - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Damien Kiberd: If Enda wants cash from his EU mates, he needs to stop ticking the boxes

Taoiseach Kenny wrote a letter to 26 EU heads about their 2012 “commitment” to give Ireland special treatment – but they don’t care for wimpish reminders.

# debt-deal - Thursday 17 October, 2013

US employees ordered to return to work today as shut down ends

President Barack Obama signed the measure which will raise the debt ceiling and reopen the federal government late last night.

# debt-deal - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Allsop signs deal that will stop the auctioning of repossessed homes

A formal agreement with the Irish Mortgage Holder’s Organisation ensures properties where no deal has been struck to sort out mortgage arrears will not be offered for auction.

# debt-deal - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Noonan: Ireland will escape bailout, even if we can't recover bank costs

The finance minister says the world recognises that Ireland’s debts are sustainable, but he won’t give up on help.

# debt-deal - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

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Video: Noonan accuses Donnelly of 'lying', quickly withdraws remark

A debate on the promissory note arrangement saw sharp exchanges between the independent TD and the Finance Minister last night.

# debt-deal - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Timeline: The 24 hours that secured the promissory note deal

It was dramatic, chaotic, uncertain and very confusing as Ireland struck a deal to tear up the promissory notes and repay Anglo’s debts over a longer period. Here’s how it unfolded…

# debt-deal - Friday 8 February, 2013

Column: Was the liquidation of IBRC necessary?

Let’s hope IBRC’s liquidation can ultimately be justified – because this type of rush-job smacks of the panicked decisions made in 2008, writes Sarah McCabe.

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Poll: Did the government get a good deal on the promissory notes?

The government argues that swapping the €3.06 billion annual payments for long-term bonds is the best we could have got, but others argue we’re still paying the debt. What do you think?

# debt-deal - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Failure on debt deal would have 'catastrophic effect on Ireland' - Tánaiste

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will address world leaders – including Angela Merkel – in Chile today as hopes for a deal on Ireland’s bank debt took a blow last night and the opposition criticised the government’s lack of openness.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# debt-deal - Saturday 3 November, 2012

French minister with Irish links says Hollande supports bank debt deal

Hélène Conway-Mouret, who lived in Ireland for 30 years, says that the actions of French president Francois Hollande have helped softened Germany’s view on Ireland’s legacy bank debt.

# debt-deal - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Taoiseach: Bank debt deal will be dealt with by Finance Minister next year Bank Debt This post contains videos

Taoiseach: Bank debt deal will be dealt with by Finance Minister next year

Enda Kenny has said his meeting with Angela Merkel today will not be about making a decision on a deal for Ireland’s legacy bank debt.

# debt-deal - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Govt insists agreement to address bank debt stands, FF says it's in denial

The government has continued to insist a deal on Ireland’s debt still stands despite comments from the German chancellor yesterday.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Kenny did not call leaders following bank debt deal statement

The Taoiseach conceded that he did not contact the leaders of Finland, the Netherlands and Germany after their finance ministers issued a statement on the bank debt deal.

# debt-deal - Thursday 4 October, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock….

European Parliament president calls for deal on Irish debt before 2013

Martin Schulz told the Dáil the public must have trust in European leaders – who therefore have to act on their promises.

# debt-deal - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

Germany, Finland and the Netherlands deliver blow to Ireland's hopes for bank debt deal

The country’s three finance ministers issued a statement last night stating that the EU rescue fund would only deal with future problems.

# debt-deal - Saturday 15 September, 2012

The Evening with added bigamy

The things we learned, loved and shared today…

# debt-deal - Monday 13 August, 2012

Column: Want a debt deal? Then let’s pressure the German MPs opposing it

The future of the euro crisis lies in the hands of small groups of politicians abroad, writes Eamon Ryan. Let’s hope our own leaders recognise this.

# debt-deal - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# debt-deal - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Eurozone: Irish bank debt will be re-examined by autumn

European ministers have also rubber-stamped an initial €30billion bailout for Spain.

# debt-deal - Monday 2 July, 2012

Government to focus on 'fleshing out' EU debt deal

It’s not yet clear how much of the €120billion ‘growth pact’ will come to Ireland, Alan Shatter has said.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Shatter plays down German resistance to bank debt deal

The justice minister rejected suggestions that comments from Berlin were a rebuff to Irish hopes of a debt reduction.

# debt-deal - Saturday 31 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# debt-deal - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Government urged to follow Spain's lead in EU budget talks

Meanwhile, Olli Rehn dashes any hopes of avoiding paying the €3.1 bn promissory note due on 31 March.

# debt-deal - Monday 12 March, 2012

Fianna Fáil accuses Govt of putting debt deal in jeopardy

“All over the place” is how Michael McGrath described Fine Gael and Labour’s handling of the Anglo debt negotiations.

# debt-deal - Sunday 11 March, 2012

Noonan says debt restructuring deal is being negotiated

The Finance Minister has confirmed negotiations are underway on a major restructuring of Ireland’s banking debts.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Senior Irish official says Ireland seeking wider deal to reduce debt burden

The Department of Finance however said it is too early to speculate on the outcome of ongoing discussions.

# debt-deal - Monday 19 December, 2011

Better deal for Ireland if we pass EU referendum? Government says maybe...

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore also said it is “too early” to make a call about whether a referendum will be necessary on the EU budget deal.

# debt-deal - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Markets drop on Greek referendum 'grenade'

Investors react to news that Greece intends to hold a referendum on its latest bailout agreement, despite the unpopularity of the deal.

# debt-deal - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Don't worry: US VP heads to China after criticism over downgrade

China was less than kind about the US’s recent downgrading by Standard & Poor’s.

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