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# EU Agreement

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# Eurozone
Merkel: Europe must stick to new financial rules
But the German chancellor said it “won’t always be easy” to keep to the agreement – which could commit Ireland to years of austerity Budgets.
# Talks
Noonan to meet Osborne amid concerns over Britain's EU isolation
The fallout of Cameron’s decision to use a veto in EU negotiations on a new treaty continued last night as Clegg and the Lib Dems refused to back the PM in a Commons vote.
# Eurozone
Martin: EU deal leaves Ireland vulnerable on corporation tax
The Fianna Fáil leader told that Ireland will have less influence under the new agreement.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Sunday
In tonight’s Fix: ‘No referendum’ on EU deal; why some people want Ireland to change time zone; and how not to flee from the police…
# Euro
Government did not believe euro would collapse - Noonan
The finance minister said the euro was a “firm and solid currency”, even ahead of last week’s landmark EU agreement.
Shatter proposes Ireland opts into EU passenger data sharing agreement
Minister for Justice says any measure which gives gardaí an advantage in fight against terrorism and serious crime deserves out support.