# imf - Thursday 18 December, 2014
# imf - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
The banking inquiry’s first public hearings get under way today and questions remain about what happened six years ago.
# imf - Friday 28 November, 2014
Michael Noonan says it’s here for the “foreseeable future”.
# imf - Saturday 22 November, 2014
Good compromises exist when neither side gets all that they wanted, but something of what they needed.
# imf - Thursday 20 November, 2014
The government could have another €400m in the coffers each year now it has struck a deal.
# imf - Friday 14 November, 2014
Former ECB President Jean Claude Trichet has previously said that he will not appear before the committee.
# imf - Thursday 13 November, 2014
The incident happened at the launch of the Government’s plans for commemorating the centenary of 1916 Rising.
# imf - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
An IMF internal review finds that some European authorities thought it was “inappropriate” for the IMF to be seated at the negotiating table.
There was over €8bn in bids, but how much did the Agency get?
# imf - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
Figure for early debt repayment was €1.5b last week, but what’s €600m between friends?
# imf - Saturday 13 September, 2014
The Minister for Finance is having a pretty good Saturday.
# imf - Friday 12 September, 2014
The Finance Minister has been in Milan urging EU colleagues to support his push for early repayment of IMF loans.
# imf - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The minster says cuts will have to be made, even if they are less than previously thought.
The Minister is looking to seal a deal for early repayment of our IMF loans, which would bring down repayments considerably.
# imf - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
Lagarde said that she will not resign her position and intends to return to work immediately.
# imf - Friday 15 August, 2014
This was the week in business
# imf - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
Early repayment could save hundreds of millions every year – but could also be a political minefield.
# imf - Friday 25 July, 2014
Russia was likely to see its economy brought to the brink of recession but the IMF has now slashed the country’s growth forecast.
# imf - Monday 7 July, 2014
The International Monetary Fund is to give its official global economic forecasts in two weeks.
# imf - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Corporate tax avoidance is bad for the global economy, paper reports.
# imf - Saturday 21 June, 2014
White says if he is elected the next leader of the Labour party there will be no more “adjustment” of €2 billion or anything close to it.
# imf - Friday 20 June, 2014
Opening shots in the budget war, cuddly Ryanair, and everything in between…
# imf - Thursday 19 June, 2014
The Minister for Finance ruled out a €2 billion adjustment in Budget 2015
The IMF describes Joan Burton as the leading candidate for the Labour leadership. No mention of Alex White, though.
# imf - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The first bailout review has urged caution on the strategy, which was announced in the run-in to elections last month.
“I met him to say goodbye to him, he’s leaving next week,” Brendan Howlin said today.
# imf - Monday 5 May, 2014
As the debt crisis deepened in 2010, it brought down Greece first, followed by Ireland and Portugal.
# imf - Thursday 27 March, 2014
The fund of up to €13 billion will avert bankruptcy amid Ukraine’s escalating standoff with Russia.
# imf - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
Meanwhile, IMF chief Christine Lagarde denied any wrongdoing as she was questioned for the third time by French prosecutors in a corruption case.
# imf - Saturday 8 March, 2014
Toner Quinn examines Ireland’s musical response the economic crash and bank guarantee – an “act of betrayal so shocking … the country throbbed with pain”.
# imf - Monday 3 March, 2014
Diarmuid O’Flynn is calling for a debt write down for Ireland and the abolition of the euro.
# imf - Sunday 23 February, 2014
The U.S., Europe and the U.K. said they would help with financial aid when a new cabinet is formed.
# imf - Monday 27 January, 2014
# imf - Thursday 23 January, 2014
The IMF has warned that the country faces five more years with high unemployment unless it enacts more reforms, including major wage cuts.
# imf - Saturday 18 January, 2014
A suicide bomber detonated his vest at the entrance to the Lebanese restaurant as two other militants opened fire on customers.
# imf - Friday 10 January, 2014
Honohan said, now that we have exited the programme, “the rest is up to us”.
# imf - Friday 27 December, 2013
“The increase…would also increase the amount of IMF credit potentially available to Ireland should circumstances ever arise…”
# imf - Thursday 19 December, 2013
Everybody’s talking about goings-on at St Vincent’s Hospital, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, and the IMF on the bondholders…
Speaking to the IMF, Ajai Chopra went on to say that eurozone partners had stopped Ireland from imposing haircuts on senior creditors.
# imf - Sunday 15 December, 2013
The Troika itself isn’t going anywhere. They will continue to dictate austerity for years to come, writes Paul Murphy.