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#Financial Times

# financial-times - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Covid-19 deaths in the UK may have reached 41,000, more than double the reported number
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 deaths in the UK may have reached 41,000, more than double the reported number

Apr 22nd 2020, 12:55 PM 37,957 Views 49 Comments

Over 17,000 people have died, according to the government’s figure.

# financial-times - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

EU suggests extending transition period to secure Irish backstop - reports
# Brexit
# Brexit

EU suggests extending transition period to secure Irish backstop - reports

Oct 16th 2018, 10:49 PM 10,679 Views 21 Comments

The UK has to enter the transition period to leave the EU by the 29 March – that’s if there’s a Brexit deal at all.

# financial-times - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

WADA chief has framed photo of him shaking hands with Vladimir Putin in his house
# You Can't Make It Up
From The42
# You Can't Make It Up

WADA chief has framed photo of him shaking hands with Vladimir Putin in his house

Jul 26th 2016, 6:24 PM 6,869 Views 5 Comments

The Financial Times paid a visit to his Glasgow home and certainly got more than they asked for.

# financial-times - Monday 21 March, 2016

Is Tim Howard set to earn more money than every other MLS goalkeeper combined?
# Financial Times
From The42
# Financial Times

Is Tim Howard set to earn more money than every other MLS goalkeeper combined?

Mar 21st 2016, 9:00 PM 9,905 Views 5 Comments

It may say more about the league’s rigid structure than anything else.

# financial-times - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Neymar could lose a staggering amount of money after allegations of tax evasion
# Financial Times
From The42
# Financial Times

Neymar could lose a staggering amount of money after allegations of tax evasion

Sep 26th 2015, 12:05 AM 7,471 Views 7 Comments

The Brazilian star has had £33.1m worth of assets frozen.

# financial-times - Thursday 23 July, 2015

After much speculation, the Financial Times will be sold to Nikkei Inc.
# Read All About It
# Read All About It

After much speculation, the Financial Times will be sold to Nikkei Inc.

Jul 23rd 2015, 11:34 PM 14,584 Views 23 Comments

The distinctive pinksheet has been sold to the Japanese media giant.

# financial-times - Friday 10 October, 2014

Ireland has made the front page of the Financial Times again...
# Hold The Front Page
# Hold The Front Page

Ireland has made the front page of the Financial Times again...

Oct 10th 2014, 7:31 AM 28,014 Views 46 Comments

… and yes, it’s because of the Double Irish loophole.

# financial-times - Monday 29 September, 2014

Ireland denies giving illegal State aid to Apple as FT front page makes world headlines
# Tax Avoidance
# Tax Avoidance

Ireland denies giving illegal State aid to Apple as FT front page makes world headlines

Sep 29th 2014, 2:20 PM 26,595 Views 99 Comments

The Department of Finance says that Apple has been “taxed fully” in Ireland.

# financial-times - Monday 18 August, 2014

The IFSC is poised to swoop if US banks go cool on London
# Brexit
# Brexit

The IFSC is poised to swoop if US banks go cool on London

Aug 18th 2014, 5:37 PM 15,931 Views 30 Comments

Dublin could profit – but don’t expect skyscrapers lining the quays.

# financial-times - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Ireland got 'stuffed' on banking debt - Martin Wolf
# Debt Hangover
# Debt Hangover

Ireland got 'stuffed' on banking debt - Martin Wolf

May 22nd 2014, 7:30 AM 13,507 Views 50 Comments

The Financial Times columnist says that the eurozone is being run for “the benefit of creditors”.

# financial-times - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Digicel plans €500m investment as Denis O'Brien targets 'massive push' in 2014
# Expansion
# Expansion

Digicel plans €500m investment as Denis O'Brien targets 'massive push' in 2014

Jan 21st 2014, 4:55 PM 11,651 Views 43 Comments

In an interview with the Financial Times, O’Brien said that an expected $650m dividend from the company to him “hasn’t been paid yet”.

# financial-times - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Noonan named as Europe's Finance Minister of the Year by 'The Banker'
# Top Dog
# Top Dog

Noonan named as Europe's Finance Minister of the Year by 'The Banker'

Jan 8th 2014, 3:16 PM 11,527 Views 133 Comments

The Financial Times’ magazine said that Noonan was awarded the accolade because of his “extraordinary progress” since taking the job in 2011.

# financial-times - Monday 21 October, 2013

UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world
# Rankings
# Rankings

UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world

Oct 21st 2013, 6:30 AM 16,247 Views 17 Comments

The MBA programme has moved up five spots in the Financial Times Global Executive MBA Rankings.

# financial-times - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Column: We have a president with an opinion, what's the big deal?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We have a president with an opinion, what's the big deal?

May 15th 2013, 7:00 AM 207 Views 40 Comments

Michael D Higgins won the Irish presidential elections based on his vision of a ‘radically inclusive Republic’. So how could anyone be surprised about him elaborating on that vision, asks Maura Adshead.

# financial-times - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Poll: Has President Michael D Higgins crossed the line by criticising Europe?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Has President Michael D Higgins crossed the line by criticising Europe?

May 5th 2013, 10:55 AM 20,503 Views 125 Comments

Some believe the president has overstepped the remit of his office by criticising EU austerity policies in an interview with the Financial Times.

# financial-times - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Michael D: 'The EU will become illegitimate without economic reform'
# Eurocrisis
# Eurocrisis

Michael D: 'The EU will become illegitimate without economic reform'

May 2nd 2013, 8:52 AM 7,907 Views 78 Comments

President Higgins says the EU is facing a “moral crisis” as much as an economic one: “You are either a union or you’re not.”

# financial-times - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Feb 24th 2013, 10:40 AM 10,414 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# financial-times - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Michael Noonan is officially better than he was one year ago*
# Winning
# Winning

Michael Noonan is officially better than he was one year ago*

Nov 22nd 2012, 1:01 PM 6,432 Views 66 Comments

*At least, according to the Financial Times which has produced its annual ranking of the EU’s finance ministers.

# financial-times - Monday 25 June, 2012

Bankers' pay worldwide up 12 per cent
# Banker Pay
# Banker Pay

Bankers' pay worldwide up 12 per cent

Jun 25th 2012, 12:52 PM 3,411 Views 40 Comments

Chief executives at 15 leading banks were awarded an extra €12.8 million over the past year.

# financial-times - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

FT warns Spain against Irish path of saving the banks
# Bank Bailouts
# Bank Bailouts

FT warns Spain against Irish path of saving the banks

May 30th 2012, 8:44 AM 3,518 Views 29 Comments

Spain looking at issuing promissory notes to prop up its largest bank to the tune of €19bn. Don’t do it, says the Financial Times – just look at Ireland…

# financial-times - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Investigation into banking crash needs to hurry up - Howlin
# Anglo
# Anglo

Investigation into banking crash needs to hurry up - Howlin

Mar 17th 2012, 12:44 PM 1,986 Views 57 Comments

Brendan Howlin also said there is a chance the referendum on public inquiries could be rerun to allow an inquiry into the banking crisis to take place.

# financial-times - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Gilmore denies referendum campaign will be linked to Anglo deal
# Referendum
# Referendum

Gilmore denies referendum campaign will be linked to Anglo deal

Mar 1st 2012, 11:49 AM 1,418 Views 35 Comments

Eamon Gilmore appears to undermine comments of Joan Burton by insisting that progress on the Anglo notes is totally separate.

Joan Burton: 'Cutting price of promissory notes will help us pass referendum'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Joan Burton: 'Cutting price of promissory notes will help us pass referendum'

Mar 1st 2012, 9:17 AM 2,828 Views 48 Comments

In an interview in the Financial Times, the social protection minister openly calls on the EU to restructure the promissory notes.

# financial-times - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Germany welcomes S&P moves to downgrade eurozone
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Germany welcomes S&P moves to downgrade eurozone

Dec 6th 2011, 3:23 PM 1,350 Views 3 Comments

Wolfgang Schauble says threats that the entire eurozone could be downgraded are an “incentive” for EU leaders to strike a deal.

# financial-times - Monday 5 December, 2011

S&P may downgrade 16 eurozone countries – and increase interest on our bailout
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

S&P may downgrade 16 eurozone countries – and increase interest on our bailout

Dec 5th 2011, 9:35 PM 4,945 Views 41 Comments

Standard & Poor’s says 16 eurozone nations could have their credit ratings cut – which would make Ireland’s bailout more expensive.

# financial-times - Monday 28 November, 2011

Eurozone 'has ten days to save itself, or collapse' - analyst
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Eurozone 'has ten days to save itself, or collapse' - analyst

Nov 28th 2011, 10:09 AM 5,173 Views 39 Comments

Wolfgang Münchau, associate editor of the Financial Times, believes catastrophe is coming if a deal is not struck by December 9.

# financial-times - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Poll: How do you rate Michael Noonan as Finance Minister?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How do you rate Michael Noonan as Finance Minister?

Nov 24th 2011, 12:19 PM 5,346 Views 95 Comments

The Financial Times has given Noonan a mid-table ranking in its annual poll of 19 european finance ministers – what grade would you give him?

It's official*: Michael Noonan is better than Brian Lenihan
# Michael Noonan
# Michael Noonan

It's official*: Michael Noonan is better than Brian Lenihan

Nov 24th 2011, 10:54 AM 3,585 Views 28 Comments

*That’s according to the Financial Times’s annual ranking of EU finance ministers. But it’s not all good news for Noonan…

# financial-times - Thursday 21 July, 2011

German prosecutors accuse Ecclestone of bribery
# Allegation
From The42
# Allegation

German prosecutors accuse Ecclestone of bribery

Jul 21st 2011, 4:49 PM 117 Views 0 Comments

F1 supremo is alleged to have received $41.4m in illegal payments from Gerhard Gribkowsky.

# financial-times - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Ireland's taxpayers should not complain - ECB board member
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Ireland's taxpayers should not complain - ECB board member

# financial-times - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Former EU commissioner Sutherland says EU must rethink Ireland's bailout deal
# Bailout
# Bailout

Former EU commissioner Sutherland says EU must rethink Ireland's bailout deal

Mar 10th 2011, 7:40 AM 1,174 Views 2 Comments

Ireland’s former attorney general and the current chairman of Goldman Sachs says the current deal is likely to be unsustainable.

# financial-times - Monday 24 January, 2011

No money, no leaders, no Irish: what the world's papers say
# GE11
# GE11

No money, no leaders, no Irish: what the world's papers say

Jan 24th 2011, 8:19 AM 1,917 Views 0 Comments

Guess what the world’s press makes of Ireland’s latest political woes? No prizes for guessing: they don’t think it’s good.

# financial-times - Friday 21 January, 2011

The chaos in cabinet: What the rest of the world thinks
# Unholy Thursday
# Unholy Thursday

The chaos in cabinet: What the rest of the world thinks

Jan 21st 2011, 10:00 AM 1,990 Views 0 Comments

What did the rest of the world make of Unholy Thursday?

# financial-times - Monday 6 December, 2010

# financial-times - Monday 29 November, 2010

Ireland's 'non bailout' a crutch for banks 'too big to save'
# Bailout
# Bailout

Ireland's 'non bailout' a crutch for banks 'too big to save'

Nov 29th 2010, 12:36 PM 501 Views 0 Comments

The world’s press seems broadly baffled by the €85bn deal, with the 5.8% interest rate coming under attack.

# financial-times - Friday 8 October, 2010

FT columnist calls bank guarantee a "catastrophic political decision"
# Bank Guarantee
# Bank Guarantee

FT columnist calls bank guarantee a "catastrophic political decision"

Oct 8th 2010, 8:33 AM 359 Views 0 Comments

Wolfgang Münchau decries the decision of the Irish government to back deposits without thinking of the aftermath.

# financial-times - Friday 1 October, 2010

The world reacts to Ireland's Black Thursday
# Black Thursday
# Black Thursday

The world reacts to Ireland's Black Thursday

Oct 1st 2010, 10:55 AM 794 Views 0 Comments

International commentators invoke a raft of dire imagery – from bodies flung off skyscrapers to a children’s story book – to describe the economy’s downward trajectory.

# financial-times - Tuesday 28 September, 2010

Do we need the IMF? Here's what the world thinks
# Namageddon
# Namageddon

Do we need the IMF? Here's what the world thinks

Sep 28th 2010, 10:00 AM 670 Views 0 Comments

The BBC says we’re “hideously and perilously” close to Armageddon.

# financial-times - Thursday 16 September, 2010

The Rock of O'Sisyphus
# Financial Times
# Financial Times

The Rock of O'Sisyphus

Sep 16th 2010, 9:23 PM 8 Views 0 Comments

The FT’s Alphaville blog says calling in the IMF may be the best option for Ireland. Gulp.

Department of Finance writes to FT over 'Lazarus' article
# Anglo
# Anglo

Department of Finance writes to FT over 'Lazarus' article

Sep 16th 2010, 11:12 AM 451 Views 0 Comments

A press officer insists that the FT got its facts wrong about deposits in Irish banks and misled over Anglo.

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