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#july stimulus

# july-stimulus - Sunday 26 July, 2020

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Poll: Are you planning a holiday somewhere in Ireland this year?

The government this week announced a ‘staycation’ tax rebate as part of July stimulus plan.

# july-stimulus - Friday 24 July, 2020

Dáil approves €16,000 top-up payments for 'super junior' ministers amid criticism

Minister for public expenditure Michael McGrath “didn’t recall” his party, Fianna Fáil, trying to block the same allowances in 2017.

Government to spend €200 million on re-education and job incentives

Employers will be given incentives to hire apprentices and young, unemployed workers.

# july-stimulus - Thursday 23 July, 2020

What's in it for me? — Everything you need to know about the government's July stimulus package

There were few surprises in today’s announcement.

Government announces staycation tax rebate as part of July stimulus plan

The July stimulus measures were announced by the government this afternoon.

Pandemic Unemployment Payment extended - but some rates will be tapered from 17 September

The wage subsidy scheme will also be extended but the Taoiseach indicated a move away from supports towards greater employment.

'Staycation voucher', wage subsidy extension and cheap loans all part of much-vaunted July stimulus

It is being touted as the much-heralded ‘rescue’ plan the government hopes will boost the economy.

# july-stimulus - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Hundreds of childcare providers say they won't be able to stay open without more government supports

70% of childcare providers are yet to reopen, with only 22% operating at full capacity.

# july-stimulus - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar 'doesn't fully trust' the banks not to try to profit during Covid-19 crisis

Varadkar also said that he doesn’t fully trust the banks not to profiteer amid the Covid-19 crisis.

# july-stimulus - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Wage subsidy extension, cheaper loans and rates waiver to be discussed at July stimulus meeting

The July Jobs Stimulus Plan will be unveiled in the next two weeks.

# july-stimulus - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

What to expect in the first 100 days of the new FF-FG-Green government

There are big challenges ahead. Here’s what to look out for.

# july-stimulus - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Ibec warns that significant number of businesses will fold this year unless there is 'dramatic intervention'

The draft programme for government has promised a July stimulus, and Ibec says urgent supports are needed for SMEs.