The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan TD today (04 October) welcomed the successful sale by the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) of €3.75 billion in 15 year bonds.
Minister Noonan stated:
Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland secures €800m in funding for Irish SMEs
28.10.14Minister Noonan welcomes the continued strong performance by Ireland in the Doing Business Report 2015
Press Release from the Minister for Finance on the publication of
Doing Business 2015
The World Bank last night released Doing Business 2015, its annual flagship publication which assesses the business and regulatory environment in 189 economies and ranks them in 10 areas of business regulation.
- Finance Bill introduces changes to income tax and USC that will benefit all income tax payers
- “Road Map for Ireland’s Tax Competitiveness” outlines reform of Corporation tax system
Estimates of Receipts and Expenditure for the year ending 31st December 2015
The Department of Finance’s endorsed macroeconomic forecasts were presented to the Oireachtas Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform on 7 October 2014.
The Department of Finance has recently been engaged in a process for the appointment of companies to three advisory panels on financial matters such as the future disposal of the State’s banking sector investments and other ad hoc assignments that may arise from time to time.
The panels are available below.
End of Quarter 3 Exchequer Returns Evidence of Improving Economic Conditions
Regarding Ministers being in a position to claim water charges as an expense on their second homes a spokesperson for the Department of Finance stated :