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#G8

# g8 - Monday 17 June, 2013

Infographic: This is how much the UK thinks an EU-US trade deal could be worth G8

Infographic: This is how much the UK thinks an EU-US trade deal could be worth

World leaders hope to make significant progress on discussions about such a deal at the summit in Lough Erne today and tomorrow.

From The Daily Edge How To Recognise A World Leader: A Spotter's Guide Great And Powerful

How To Recognise A World Leader: A Spotter's Guide

They’re all in Ireland. So how can you spot one?

LIVE: Global leaders arrive in Belfast for the G8 summit G8

LIVE: Global leaders arrive in Belfast for the G8 summit

The leaders are arriving for bilateral meetings before the main proceedings kick off in Fermanagh.

America's first family arrives in Ireland FLOTUS This post contains videos This post contains images

America's first family arrives in Ireland

Both Michelle and Barack spoke to an invited audience at Waterfront Hall in Belfast this morning.

Kenny and Obama to discuss EU presidency and bailout, but not Ireland's tax regime G8

Kenny and Obama to discuss EU presidency and bailout, but not Ireland's tax regime

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will arrive in Fermanagh later today, where he is expected to hold talks with the US president.

From The Daily Edge US secret agents are dressing up as Irish farmers during the G8 Incognito

US secret agents are dressing up as Irish farmers during the G8

Local residents have said they’ll stick out because their tractors are brand new.

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders G8

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders

Eight heads of government, and two EU presidents make up the G8 leaders who are gathering in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day…

UK 'tapped phones and emails' of other countries at G20 summits

The Guardian says diplomats at a finance ministers’ summit in 2009 were tapped – on the day that a British-hosted G8 begins.

'Protest is a good thing' say PSNI but Turkey unrest could mean smaller demos at G8 G8

'Protest is a good thing' say PSNI but Turkey unrest could mean smaller demos at G8

The PSNI have said initial indications are that there will not be large numbers of protesters descending on the summit at Lough Erne today.

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask G8

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask

A gathering of some of the world’s most powerful people is happening up the road in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow. But what’s it all about?

# g8 - Sunday 16 June, 2013

PSNI on G8 drones: 'They actually look like big model aircraft' G8

PSNI on G8 drones: 'They actually look like big model aircraft'

The Police Service of Northern Ireland have said that not a single public order arrest has been made so far with the start of the G8 summit in Fermanagh less than 24 hours away.

Ireland is "stealing" the UK's tax funds, according to NI finance minister

Safe to say we know what Sammy Wilson wants to see on the G8 agenda, then.

Ulster GAA chief thanks fans for observing G8 traffic restrictions G8

Ulster GAA chief thanks fans for observing G8 traffic restrictions

Mratin McAviney says 9,352 fans were able to make it to Brewster Park in Fermanagh, despite the G8 preparation nearby.

Taoiseach to discuss trade opportunities with Canadian Prime Minister in Dublin

Canada currently attracts 25 per cent of all Irish investment abroad and around 60 Irish businesses have a presence there.

What has the G8 ever done for us? G8

What has the G8 ever done for us?

Here’s a list of all the topics that have been discussed in the last 38 summits. Has it been worth it?

# g8 - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Anti G8 protests take place in Belfast Rally This post contains images

Anti G8 protests take place in Belfast

A crowd of 1,500 protesters took to the streets of Belfast today to march against the G8 Summit.

G8 summits in pics: Obama smooches Merkel, yellow pants and colourful protests G8 Summits This post contains images

G8 summits in pics: Obama smooches Merkel, yellow pants and colourful protests

A look back at G8 summits in years gone by.

# g8 - Friday 14 June, 2013

Dubliners warned of traffic restrictions as the Obama family comes to town

Michelle, Malia and Sasha Obama are coming to Dublin for two days while their husband and father is at the G8.

# g8 - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Plan to shut down mobile phones in G8 terror event signed into law G8

Plan to shut down mobile phones in G8 terror event signed into law

Áras an Úachtaráin says the President has signed the Criminal Justice Bill, which allows networks to be shut down in emergencies.

Locals annoyed that derelict shop facelift for G8 hides their economic woes G8 This post contains a poll

Locals annoyed that derelict shop facelift for G8 hides their economic woes

A reported £300,000 has been used on pre-G8 cosmetic work for Fermanagh that locals believe could have been better spent on reviving a real local employer.

# g8 - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters G8

57 people arrested in London as police clash with G8 protesters

A large group of protesters occupied a former police station in Soho and had to be removed by police.

# g8 - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

President Higgins asked to sign 'mobile phone shutdown' laws early G8

President Higgins asked to sign 'mobile phone shutdown' laws early

The Government wants the new Criminal Justice Bill to be on the statute books before next week’s G8 summit.

100 riot police in crackdown on London G8 protests Summit This post contains images

100 riot police in crackdown on London G8 protests

Activists have been planning a week-long series of demonstrations leading up to next week’s summit in Fermanagh.

# g8 - Monday 10 June, 2013

To protect world leaders you can't fly over Lough Erne during G8 summit G8

To protect world leaders you can't fly over Lough Erne during G8 summit

The restrictions will last from Sunday, 16 until Tuesday, 18 June.

# g8 - Saturday 8 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge The G8 loves it when you smile: The week's news skewed Satire

The G8 loves it when you smile: The week's news skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: We’ll swap you Ulster Bank for the M50, scaring off the sun.

# g8 - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Catholic bishops urge G8 leaders to clamp down on tax avoidance

The leaders of Catholics from 11 countries say corporations, like citizens, have a moral duty to pay their fair share.

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger G8

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger

It is the largest coalition of NGOs and charities since Make Poverty History in 2005.

# g8 - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

900 gardaí to help keep the peace at the G8 summit in Co Fermanagh G8

900 gardaí to help keep the peace at the G8 summit in Co Fermanagh

World leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel, David Cameron and Vladimir Putin will attend the summit next month.

# g8 - Monday 3 June, 2013

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit Predict A Riot This post contains images

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit

A massive security effort is being organised ahead of the arrival of world leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel and David Cameron to Enniskillen later this month.

# g8 - Friday 31 May, 2013

Column: The G8 summit could have huge economic benefits for Ireland – if it goes well

Using the summit as an opportunity to vent frustrations with protests could be damaging and will only distract the international media from the many positives of Ireland’s recovery, writes Samuel Brazys.

# g8 - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Power to shut down phone networks is 'proportionate' - watchdog G8

Power to shut down phone networks is 'proportionate' - watchdog

The Irish Council for Civil Liberties says shutting down mobile phone networks is a fair power to deal with terrorist threats.

# g8 - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Mobile phone networks could be shut off during G8 due to terror threats

If amendments to legislation are approved, Minister Shatter said that mobile phone companies will be able to shut down networks in areas during the G8.

# g8 - Friday 3 May, 2013

Michelle Obama and daughters set to visit Ireland

The American first lady and children could accompany Barack Obama, who is scheduled to attend the G8 summit in Fermanagh this June.

# g8 - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Crises in Syria and Korea to dominate G8 talks in London G8

Crises in Syria and Korea to dominate G8 talks in London

Iran’s atomic ambitions, instability in north and west Africa, and climate change will also be up for discussion.

# g8 - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Viable explosive device in Fermanagh car 'destined for police station'

PSNI believe the vehicle in which the device was found was due to be left at the station in nearby Lisnaskea.

# g8 - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat

British Prime Minister David Cameron said that he would put the topic to the “top of the agenda where it belongs.”

# g8 - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge 9 reasons why Twitter believes Fermanagh is perfect for G8 Ferm Factor This post contains images

9 reasons why Twitter believes Fermanagh is perfect for G8

The summit is coming to Enniskillen, and that’s that.

# g8 - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Enniskillen confirmed as location for G8 summit It's Official

Enniskillen confirmed as location for G8 summit

The world’s most powerful leaders will descend on Fermanagh on 17 and 18 June next year.

# g8 - Thursday 6 September, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Here are the five things you need to know as you head out of the office this afternoon.