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# fund - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

€1.5 billion to go into a Rainy Day Fund

Another €500m is to be added to the fund annually from 2019.

# fund - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

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FAI to provide the full €300k for League of Ireland emergency fund

The association had originally proposed that it would split the payment with the PFAI.

# fund - Sunday 20 August, 2017

How weddings, festivals and Hennessy are helping Irish art after 'devastating' funding cuts

We spoke to the director of the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) about how it thought outside the box to bring in more money.

# fund - Friday 30 June, 2017

Irish couple who founded repatriation charity win £1 million in lottery

The couple’s 26-year-old son was killed in a hit-and-run in New York in 2013.

# fund - Monday 30 May, 2016

Calls for a new emergency health fund to pay for expensive cancer drugs

The Minister of State for Health Finian McGrath wants a fund of €80 million to be set up.

# fund - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Nearly €30 million in money left lying around is going to good causes

The disbursement comes as part of €28.5 million which will be used to fight disadvantage across the country.

# fund - Friday 9 January, 2015

New €85 million fund for life sciences to create jobs and investment

The State has invested more than €15 million to the fund.

# fund - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Fund for homeless people set up after Galway man dies alone in London

A community rallied together to ensure Sean was repatriated.

# fund - Thursday 30 October, 2014

A 29-year-old woman has postponed her death to continue to fight against brain cancer

Brittney Maynard had previously planned her death to take place on Saturday.

# fund - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Entrepreneurship shortfall targeted by €500,000 graduate fund

Applications for up to €50,000 in funding are being sought from recent college-leavers.

# fund - Friday 28 February, 2014

€16.8m to fix storm damage in Co Clare

The council had earlier submitted a report to Government saying it needed €36.8m for repairs after recent bad weather.

# fund - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

€20m fund to assist distressed local authority mortgage holders

The new fund will move people onto the mortgage to rent scheme for those who have unsustainable mortgages.

# fund - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

47% of Irish people are willing to pay more for groceries from developing countries

A new Eurobarometer survey shows that 52 per cent said that tackling global poverty should be one of the Government’s main priorities.

# fund - Monday 4 November, 2013

€125m fund to boost small and medium businesses

The funding will assist businesses that need capital for expansion.

# fund - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Michaella McCollum Connolly 'could plead guilty'

Meanwhile, £2,616 has been raised by a fund set up by McCollum Connolly’s sister.

# fund - Monday 16 September, 2013

Cut in private pension tax break could facilitate universal pension for all over 65s

A study by Social Justice Ireland was launched earlier today.

# fund - Friday 3 May, 2013

€250,000 fodder fund set up for farmers in crisis

SuperValu has also offered to transport fodder arriving in Dublin Port to co-ops or internally between food suppliers across the country.

# fund - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Govt to pay €250,000 to fund UK centre for Irish Magdalene survivors

The funds will be given to the UK Step by Step Centre for Irish Survivors of Industrial Schools and the Laundries.

Terms of Reference for government's Magdalene fund published

Judge John Quirke will make recommendations on the criteria for the help the government can give to Magdalene Laundries survivors.

# fund - Friday 1 February, 2013

Google and French news websites reach agreement over the news

Google will set up a €60 million fund to help French newspapers develop online projects – but won’t stop indexing content from French news sites.

# fund - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Minister gives extra €3 million to fund to assist students

The money is to be used by third level students facing financial hardship, and comes as some students are still waiting for grants.

# fund - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

IMF: Irish economy to grow but unemployment will remain high in 2013 IMF

IMF: Irish economy to grow but unemployment will remain high in 2013

The International Monetary Fund has warned of a global economic slowdown in its latest World Economic Outlook which notes our own “bumpy recovery”.

# fund - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Progress being made on ghost estates

Minister Jan O’Sullivan said today that some estates are finished and hundreds more are being worked on – but some will have to be demolished.