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#Fiscal Advisory Council

# fiscal-advisory-council - This year 2022

Budget must be ‘balancing act’ between helping vulnerable and stoking inflation, watchdog warns
# Fiscal Advisory Council
# Fiscal Advisory Council

Budget must be ‘balancing act’ between helping vulnerable and stoking inflation, watchdog warns

Aug 31st 2022, 6:00 AM 8,347 Views 6 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council said Ireland’s economic recovery has lost momentum in recent months.

# fiscal-advisory-council - Last year 2021

Government's 'risky' budget strategy could put debt on 'unsustainable path', watchdog warns
# Fiscal Advisory Council
# Fiscal Advisory Council

Government's 'risky' budget strategy could put debt on 'unsustainable path', watchdog warns

Sep 15th 2021, 9:58 AM 12,668 Views 23 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council said there are “clear needs” to tackle housing, health and climate shortfalls.

# fiscal-advisory-council - All time

Cuts of €6-€14 billion until 2025 needed to recover from Covid-19 pandemic, Fiscal Council warns
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Cuts of €6-€14 billion until 2025 needed to recover from Covid-19 pandemic, Fiscal Council warns

May 27th 2020, 9:21 AM 22,741 Views 65 Comments

There will be ‘almost historic highs’ of debt ratios in Ireland as a result of Covid-19, the Fiscal Council’s report states.

'Inevitable' Irish economy will suffer 'adverse shocks' as fiscal watchdog sounds Budget warning
# Fiscal Advisory Council
# Fiscal Advisory Council

'Inevitable' Irish economy will suffer 'adverse shocks' as fiscal watchdog sounds Budget warning

Sep 7th 2018, 7:01 AM 19,088 Views 29 Comments

The Irish Fiscal Advisory Council has warned that external shocks to the economy must be protected against.

Plans for a 'rainy day fund' have been given the thumbs-up - if it's done right
# Save It For A...
# Save It For A...

Plans for a 'rainy day fund' have been given the thumbs-up - if it's done right

Jun 8th 2016, 6:03 AM 12,418 Views 63 Comments

But the €2.5 billion proposed will be only a fraction of the money used in the last recession.

Survey finds majority of people thought Budget 2016 was good for Ireland
# Spend Spend Spend
# Spend Spend Spend

Survey finds majority of people thought Budget 2016 was good for Ireland

Oct 14th 2015, 8:17 PM 19,246 Views 64 Comments

Michael Noonan has denied that the government had returned to the days of “when I have it, I spend it”.

The government has been painting a too-rosy budget picture
# Money Worries
# Money Worries

The government has been painting a too-rosy budget picture

Jun 4th 2015, 10:28 AM 19,162 Views 80 Comments

Its fiscal advisory council has warned something will have to give.

Why the spending watchdog wasn't impressed with Budget 2015
# Budget 15
# Budget 15

Why the spending watchdog wasn't impressed with Budget 2015

Nov 25th 2014, 7:52 AM 5,708 Views 15 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council says that the government could have moved the country to a “zone of safety” in the last budget.

Sorry Michael: Spending watchdog still thinks Noonan should cut €2bn in the budget
# MacGill
# MacGill

Sorry Michael: Spending watchdog still thinks Noonan should cut €2bn in the budget

Jul 23rd 2014, 10:21 PM 7,892 Views 23 Comments

Economic figures warned Michael Noonan that the hard slog is not over at the MacGill Summer School tonight.

The NTMA will play it safe and look to raise €6-10 billion on bond markets in 2014
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

The NTMA will play it safe and look to raise €6-10 billion on bond markets in 2014

Dec 14th 2013, 7:00 AM 4,069 Views 14 Comments

The NTMA say that they will not “run out the door” to make a long-term bond sale.

Government budget advisors: No room for tax cuts until after 2016
# Fiscal Advisory Council
# Fiscal Advisory Council

Government budget advisors: No room for tax cuts until after 2016

Dec 5th 2013, 3:30 PM 5,516 Views 22 Comments

The Irish Fiscal Advisory Council is before the Oireachtas Finance Committee today.

Fiscal Advisory Council clarifies Spring's Prime Time Budget comments
# Budget
# Budget

Fiscal Advisory Council clarifies Spring's Prime Time Budget comments

Oct 9th 2013, 9:36 PM 4,705 Views 9 Comments

It said that its preferred policy is to continue with the planned adjustment of €3.1 billion.

Charts: Here's how the government's liabilities have increased to €208bn in five years
# Fiscal Advisory Council
# Fiscal Advisory Council

Charts: Here's how the government's liabilities have increased to €208bn in five years

Sep 26th 2013, 9:27 AM 7,041 Views 31 Comments

The government’s liabilities last year were a whopping €208 billion.

No mini-Budget planned this summer - Brian Hayes
# Mini-Budget
# Mini-Budget

No mini-Budget planned this summer - Brian Hayes

Apr 4th 2012, 9:09 AM 1,617 Views 35 Comments

Hayes said a proposed €400million in cuts “would harm the economy” as it struggles to regain growth.

Government should not include fiscal rules in constitution - advisory council
# Fiscal Compact
# Fiscal Compact

Government should not include fiscal rules in constitution - advisory council

Jan 26th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,505 Views 19 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council has said that the proposed fiscal compact should not be enshrined in the constitution.

€4 billion ‘should be cut in Budget 2012′
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

€4 billion ‘should be cut in Budget 2012′

Oct 12th 2011, 1:03 PM 1,181 Views 34 Comments

The Irish Fiscal Advisory Council says the government needs to cut €4 billion from its spending if the state is expected to meet its 2015 deficit target.