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#John Moran

# john-moran - Monday 20 January, 2020

Man jailed for six years for sexually abusing his second cousin over 45 years ago

The judge commended the bravery of the woman who came forward to report the abuse.

# john-moran - Monday 24 July, 2017

'We need to reward people who will chuck the idea of having two cars and a garden outside their front door'

John Moran, the former secretary general at the Department of Finance, has criticised one-off housing in rural Ireland.

Noonan's former right-hand man says government should consider raising retirement age

The former Secretary General of the Department of Finance said the focus should shift from tax cuts to reducing the cost of living.

# john-moran - Thursday 18 June, 2015

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WATCH: There was a brief moment of hilarity at the banking inquiry earlier

It got fierce exciting for a minute there.

# john-moran - Thursday 14 May, 2015

'I'm horrified Irish taxpayers are being asked to write a blank cheque'

“Oh my god, oh my god, oh my god.”

# john-moran - Saturday 25 April, 2015

'Civil servants asking the right questions are being attacked over Siteserv'

Micheál Martin said Alan Dukes’ comments were “arrogant”.

# john-moran - Friday 24 April, 2015

Alan Dukes has A LOT to say about the 'odd ideas' at the Department of Finance

The former finance minister explained why IBRC and the department didn’t always get along.

# john-moran - Friday 3 April, 2015

This property company boss thinks we could be headed for another bubble

The head of Jones Lang LaSalle has sounded some words of warning.

# john-moran - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Sorry Michael: Spending watchdog still thinks Noonan should cut €2bn in the budget

Economic figures warned Michael Noonan that the hard slog is not over at the MacGill Summer School tonight.

# john-moran - Thursday 3 July, 2014

There's a new boss at the Department of Finance

Career civil servant Derek Moran was approved by cabinet today.

# john-moran - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

# john-moran - Thursday 8 May, 2014

John Moran: There was no sinister reason for my resignation

Moran said his main objective was for Ireland to exit the Troika bailout and we’ve done that now.

# john-moran - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

The most senior official in Michael Noonan's department has resigned

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said that it was with “great regret” that he accepted Moran’s resignation as secretary general of the Department of Finance this morning.

Profile: Who is John Moran?

A look back at the former Secretary-General’s life and times since joining Finance in 2012.

# john-moran - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Opposition calls on Noonan to clarify Finance Department's involvement with banks

Fianna Fáil has asked the Minister to make a statement on today’s reports about the current Secretary General John Moran.

# john-moran - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Department of Finance head: Debt should be written off for those who really can't pay

John Moran tells the Irish Bankers’ Federation that merely not calling in debts won’t cut it – they need to be removed totally.

# john-moran - Thursday 7 June, 2012

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PAC chair blasts “whitewash” report into €3.6bn accounting error

Both internal and external reports on the accounting mistake were discussed at the Dáil’s Public Accounts Committee.

# john-moran - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Finance chief to meet with PAC over €3.6bn accounting error

Two leaked reports into the €3.6 billion discrepancy in the government’s debt figures have recommended that statistics be compiled by the Central Statistics Office and not the Department of Finance.

# john-moran - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Department warns of 'impossible' goals as it announces reorganisation

The Department of Finance has published its statement of strategy today, announcing a significant internal reorganisation.

# john-moran - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Buses, oil and Facebook passwords: the week in statistics

Plus: An all-time record for Irish exports, and how many of the government’s 109 TDs were in the Dáíl on Wednesday night…

# john-moran - Monday 12 March, 2012

€85k spent on hiring internal candidate to succeed Cardiff is 'best practice'

The government has defended the amount spent on hiring a successor to Kevin Cardiff from within the Department of Finance after details of the cost were revealed by TV3 News.

# john-moran - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…