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#Michael Noonan

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Mary Lou McDonald asks Michael Noonan to clarify if he described Majella Moynihan case as 'internal garda matter'
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Mary Lou McDonald asks Michael Noonan to clarify if he described Majella Moynihan case as 'internal garda matter'

Jun 18th 2019, 3:25 PM 35,520 Views 129 Comments

Noonan was minister for justice during the period Majella Moynihan faced censure.

# michael-noonan - Monday 3 June, 2019

Michael Noonan pays tribute to his sister Mary - a 'keystone of the family'
# Loughill
# Loughill

Michael Noonan pays tribute to his sister Mary - a 'keystone of the family'

Jun 3rd 2019, 7:07 PM 46,555 Views 8 Comments

The former Finance Minister said Mary had been a “focal point” and “keystone of the family”, and that “we will miss her very much”.

# michael-noonan - Friday 31 August, 2018

VIDEO: Donald Trump's visit to Ireland is likely to be very different to the last time he was here
# Red Carpet Treatment
# Red Carpet Treatment

VIDEO: Donald Trump's visit to Ireland is likely to be very different to the last time he was here

Aug 31st 2018, 11:23 PM 23,019 Views 96 Comments

This time it’s far from business as usual

# michael-noonan - Friday 29 December, 2017

Help-to-buy scheme has cost more than originally anticipated

Help-to-buy scheme has cost more than originally anticipated

Dec 29th 2017, 6:30 PM 13,350 Views 28 Comments

Originally the scheme was estimated to cost the Exchequer €50m.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Michael Noonan’s handling of the ‘Grace' case will be examined next year
# Foster Care
# Foster Care

Michael Noonan’s handling of the ‘Grace' case will be examined next year

Nov 16th 2017, 8:37 AM 6,712 Views 25 Comments

‘Grace’ was left in an abusive foster home in the southeast of the country for 20 years.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 28 September, 2017

PTSB says it won't pay corporation tax over the next 21 years
# Bailed-out Banks
# Bailed-out Banks

PTSB says it won't pay corporation tax over the next 21 years

Sep 28th 2017, 12:52 PM 22,282 Views 88 Comments

PTSB said the “accounting principle” is something it is obliged to comply with.

# michael-noonan - Monday 24 July, 2017

Noonan's former right-hand man says government should consider raising retirement age
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

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

Jul 24th 2017, 6:15 AM 22,398 Views 62 Comments

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

# michael-noonan - Saturday 15 July, 2017

No plans to legislate against loophole that allowed 200 people to try avoid paying €500 million in tax
# Revenue Commissioners
# Revenue Commissioners

No plans to legislate against loophole that allowed 200 people to try avoid paying €500 million in tax

Jul 15th 2017, 7:40 AM 35,155 Views 32 Comments

The Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe told the Dáil that there are no plans to legislate as the case was dealt with successfully.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Government urged to use €3.8 billion from AIB sale to 'build homes, hospitals and schools'
# Return On Investment
# Return On Investment

Government urged to use €3.8 billion from AIB sale to 'build homes, hospitals and schools'

Jun 13th 2017, 9:34 AM 11,607 Views 48 Comments

Labour leader Brendan Howlin said that the Irish people “sacrificed so much to protect our banking system”.

# michael-noonan - Friday 19 May, 2017

'Contempt for Dáil Éireann': Government still plans to sell AIB shares despite vote against it
# Not Binding
# Not Binding

'Contempt for Dáil Éireann': Government still plans to sell AIB shares despite vote against it

May 19th 2017, 8:41 AM 17,164 Views 53 Comments

The Government yesterday forgot to vote against a motion delaying the sale.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Enda Kenny praises 'extraordinary' Noonan as he announces plan to step down
# I'm Out
# I'm Out

Enda Kenny praises 'extraordinary' Noonan as he announces plan to step down

May 18th 2017, 9:45 PM 31,396 Views 214 Comments

The Finance Minister says he will not be seeking re-election to the Dáil.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Here are the specific things about Nama that the State will investigate
# Project Eagle
# Project Eagle

Here are the specific things about Nama that the State will investigate

May 9th 2017, 5:51 PM 7,264 Views 38 Comments

The commission of investigation will primarily deal with the sale of Nama’s Northern Irish loan book, otherwise known as Project Eagle, in April 2014.

# michael-noonan - Friday 14 April, 2017

'Why were only three bidders selected?': Call for investigation into Nama sale of Project Tolka
# YOUR BEST PRICE
# YOUR BEST PRICE

'Why were only three bidders selected?': Call for investigation into Nama sale of Project Tolka

Apr 14th 2017, 7:20 PM 10,097 Views 27 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath has called on the C&AG to investigate the sale of a Nama portfolio.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'Shame on the Minister for Finance': What was that massive row in the Dáil all about last night?
# Explainer
# Explainer

'Shame on the Minister for Finance': What was that massive row in the Dáil all about last night?

Mar 30th 2017, 9:43 AM 26,907 Views 65 Comments

The PAC report into Nama’s Northern Ireland loan book sale was being debated last night.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

'It wouldn't have made any difference' - Nama defends itself from critical Project Eagle report
# NAMA Mia
# NAMA Mia

'It wouldn't have made any difference' - Nama defends itself from critical Project Eagle report

Mar 14th 2017, 5:15 PM 17,386 Views 73 Comments

The Dáil Public Accounts Committee declared this morning that the sales strategy for Project Eagle was “seriously deficient”.

Michael Noonan refutes suggestion he 'acted inappropriately' over Project Eagle sale
# Project Eagle
# Project Eagle

Michael Noonan refutes suggestion he 'acted inappropriately' over Project Eagle sale

Mar 14th 2017, 1:20 PM 8,358 Views 60 Comments

Noonan met with senior Ceberus representatives on the eve of the bid closing date.

# michael-noonan - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Brendan Howlin has called for the sale of AIB to be put on hold
# Hold Up
# Hold Up

Brendan Howlin has called for the sale of AIB to be put on hold

Mar 12th 2017, 4:08 PM 22,059 Views 90 Comments

Howlin wants assurances that the money will be spent on building new homes, schools and hospitals.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Grace: The four missed opportunities to make her safe
# Grace
# Grace

Grace: The four missed opportunities to make her safe

Feb 28th 2017, 5:43 PM 20,216 Views 53 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny today announced that a commission of investigation will be set up.

# michael-noonan - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Most people who used the Help to Buy scheme to get a house didn't really need it
# What's The Point
# What's The Point

Most people who used the Help to Buy scheme to get a house didn't really need it

Feb 8th 2017, 4:51 PM 21,425 Views 18 Comments

The scheme aims to allow first-time buyers to purchase homes with only a 10% deposit.

# michael-noonan - Friday 3 February, 2017

120 jobs on the way for Limerick at Virgin Media
# Jobs Jobs Jobs
# Jobs Jobs Jobs

120 jobs on the way for Limerick at Virgin Media

Feb 3rd 2017, 1:24 PM 14,295 Views 33 Comments

The media giant is set to create the jobs at its National Customer Experience Centre just south of the city.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 2 February, 2017

How much has Ireland's Apple tax appeal cost so far? €1.8m and counting
# Pricey Apples
# Pricey Apples

How much has Ireland's Apple tax appeal cost so far? €1.8m and counting

Feb 2nd 2017, 3:00 PM 9,996 Views 42 Comments

Michael Noonan today stepped back from claims Ireland’s tax rate was under attack.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Celtic Tiger's Metro North likely to be fast-tracked
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Celtic Tiger's Metro North likely to be fast-tracked

Jan 31st 2017, 7:36 PM 35,736 Views 104 Comments

Dublin Port and Dublin Airport are also tipped to benefit from increased capital expenditure.

# michael-noonan - Friday 20 January, 2017

Irish banks have frozen Al-Qaeda assets of over €1 million
# Follow The Money
# Follow The Money

Irish banks have frozen Al-Qaeda assets of over €1 million

Jan 20th 2017, 9:37 AM 17,818 Views 51 Comments

Money from Iran, Syria, Somalia and North Korea has also been frozen by Irish banks.

# michael-noonan - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Booze, petrol, cigs: This is how much an extra 10 cent on our 'luxuries' would bring in
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Booze, petrol, cigs: This is how much an extra 10 cent on our 'luxuries' would bring in

Jan 8th 2017, 7:15 AM 16,986 Views 85 Comments

An increase of a couple of cent could mean big bucks to the State coffers.

# michael-noonan - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Noonan hails 'historic high' in exchequer returns as State collects more tax than it thought in 2016
# That's A Good Thing Right
# That's A Good Thing Right

Noonan hails 'historic high' in exchequer returns as State collects more tax than it thought in 2016

Jan 4th 2017, 10:13 PM 23,933 Views 105 Comments

Corporation tax returns were a full €737 million higher than expected in 2016.

# michael-noonan - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

The Irish State has just sold its shares in big tobacco companies
# Strategic Investment
# Strategic Investment

The Irish State has just sold its shares in big tobacco companies

Dec 21st 2016, 7:21 PM 12,748 Views 14 Comments

It had been claimed that the investments made a ‘mockery’ of the State’s aim of a tobacco-free Ireland.

# michael-noonan - Friday 16 December, 2016

Limerick shows Michael Noonan how much his hometown loves him
# YOU'RE A LADY
# YOU'RE A LADY

Limerick shows Michael Noonan how much his hometown loves him

Dec 16th 2016, 10:15 PM 12,548 Views 93 Comments

“I appreciate it very much,” said the Finance Minister.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Nearly 80,000 families in mortgage arrears but figure is declining
# Banking On It
# Banking On It

Nearly 80,000 families in mortgage arrears but figure is declining

Dec 13th 2016, 4:03 PM 5,593 Views 28 Comments

Sinn Féin has called on the Government to release a Central Bank report on how to handle arrears.

# michael-noonan - Monday 14 November, 2016

# michael-noonan - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

"A major cause of concern": Shock as liquidator appointed to Rush Credit Union
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

"A major cause of concern": Shock as liquidator appointed to Rush Credit Union

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:49 PM 41,954 Views 35 Comments

Earlier this year gardaí confirmed they were investigating reports of financial irregularities at the credit union.

# michael-noonan - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Parents fear son will miss hospital appointments as they can't afford to replace van
# Cerebral Palsy
# Cerebral Palsy

Parents fear son will miss hospital appointments as they can't afford to replace van

Oct 23rd 2016, 8:30 PM 23,786 Views 40 Comments

Margaret Butler and Michael Power have called for more financial support to be given to carers.

Ruth Coppinger: 'The TDs who decided women's destinies in 1983 abortion debate still hold office'
# Sunday Interview
# Sunday Interview

Ruth Coppinger: 'The TDs who decided women's destinies in 1983 abortion debate still hold office'

Oct 23rd 2016, 7:00 AM 18,953 Views 185 Comments

Ruth Coppinger said her party will take the pay increase due to TDs, but it will go towards campaigns supports.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Michael Noonan has announced another 40 new jobs for Limerick
# Redfaire
# Redfaire

Michael Noonan has announced another 40 new jobs for Limerick

Oct 20th 2016, 10:22 AM 10,311 Views 24 Comments

Last month, the Minister for Finance allocated half a billion euro to Limerick, the State’s fourth-largest city.

# michael-noonan - Monday 17 October, 2016

Giving parents a tax credit for childcare would have cost nearly €600m
# Budget2017
# Budget2017

Giving parents a tax credit for childcare would have cost nearly €600m

Oct 17th 2016, 6:05 AM 13,614 Views 18 Comments

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said providing tax credits for paid child care would fail an equity test.

# michael-noonan - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Ministers aren't going to get a €12,000 pay hike after all
# Budget2017
# Budget2017

Ministers aren't going to get a €12,000 pay hike after all

Oct 13th 2016, 10:11 AM 17,947 Views 69 Comments

The Department of Public Expenditure has confirmed to TheJournal.ie that Minister Paschal Donohoe will ask Cabinet to waive the pay restoration.

# michael-noonan - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Noonan defends first-time buyers plan as critics warn it will create 'bidding war'
# Supply Vs Demand
# Supply Vs Demand

Noonan defends first-time buyers plan as critics warn it will create 'bidding war'

Oct 12th 2016, 6:00 PM 12,416 Views 42 Comments

Cutting VAT on new homes would have been a better approach, one economist has said.

Michael Noonan tips Paschal Donohoe to become Fine Gael leader
# Endless Enda
# Endless Enda

Michael Noonan tips Paschal Donohoe to become Fine Gael leader

Oct 12th 2016, 11:29 AM 12,519 Views 54 Comments

The Finance Minister said his Cabinet colleague “has all the qualities” to lead the party.

# michael-noonan - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

"Not Brexit-proof" - there's a deal of good news for the self-employed today, but is it enough?

"Not Brexit-proof" - there's a deal of good news for the self-employed today, but is it enough?

Oct 11th 2016, 3:29 PM 8,125 Views 0 Comments

However the earned income tax credit still lags behind the €1,650 automatic deduction available to PAYE workers.

Good news for tourism businesses - their 9% VAT rate is safe
# Holiday At Home
# Holiday At Home

Good news for tourism businesses - their 9% VAT rate is safe

Oct 11th 2016, 2:23 PM 3,791 Views 5 Comments

The rate came under scrutiny earlier this year but businesses say it has been instrumental to the sector’s recovery.

Budget 2017: Here are the main points you need to know
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

Budget 2017: Here are the main points you need to know

Oct 11th 2016, 1:43 PM 156,882 Views 129 Comments

A €1.3 billion package of tax cuts and public spending was announced this afternoon.

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