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#follow the money

# follow-the-money - Monday 27 July, 2020

Here's a breakdown of where the government's €376m funding to re-open schools will be spent

The plan includes €53 million for 1,000 extra teachers at post-primary level and a €52.2 million school cleaning grant.

# follow-the-money - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

'It's our job to question everyone': PAC says probe into president's spending was 'legitimate'

The committee got into hot water before the presidential election when it decided to review the spending of the Office of the President of Ireland.

# follow-the-money - Saturday 3 November, 2018

PAC likely to examine Áras finances every year to avoid 'hullabaloo in next campaign'

There was controversy during the campaign about the €317,000 annual allowance paid to the Office of the President.

# follow-the-money - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

'Clubs are creating a very strange, out-of-control market': Jose Mourinho bemoans new 'reality'

Manchester City have spent over £200m so far while United are heading in that direction too.

# follow-the-money - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'It's like we're in an episode of Father Ted': Top civil servants contradict each other when questioned

Civilian members of the gardaí gave evidence in front of the Public Accounts Committee today.

# follow-the-money - Sunday 2 April, 2017

How were the 150,000 garda hours for phantom breath tests accounted for?

The former Nothern Ireland police ombudsman said it is “mind-boggling” that this could have happened.

# follow-the-money - Friday 20 January, 2017

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

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

# follow-the-money - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Senior gangland figure's sister arrested as CAB hunt for proceeds of crime

Criminal Assets Bureau have now expanded their surveillance to family members and friends of gangland figures who are offloading assets.

# follow-the-money - Sunday 27 November, 2016

A number of vacancies at the Criminal Assets Bureau have yet to be filled

Despite controversies over the appointment of senior positions within the force, staff there have yet to be replaced.

# follow-the-money - Friday 1 July, 2016

An investment firm is moving 100 jobs from London to Dublin - but NOT because of Brexit

“To be clear, this is all part of this long term strategy”.

# follow-the-money - Monday 18 April, 2016

Irish tax deals costing poorer countries 'millions' in tax revenues

ActionAid has called on the Irish government to reconsider treaties that reduce multinationals’ tax obligations in developing countries.

# follow-the-money - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Here's where terrorist groups like Islamic State and Al Qaeda get their money

Scamming banks, demanding ransoms and controlling oil are among the many ways these terrorists fund their activities.

# follow-the-money - Thursday 29 October, 2015

This is how much tax Google paid in Ireland last year

The company employed nearly 3,000 people across Ireland in 2014.

# follow-the-money - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

How one company put €10 million in funding on the table for Irish business

Linked Finance was Ireland’s first peer-to-peer lending site.

# follow-the-money - Friday 5 June, 2015

Are you a recent graduate? Here's where the jobs are - and how much you'll be paid

Things are looking up for new graduates entering the workforce…

# follow-the-money - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

This startup is trying to solve the tricky business of finding graduates jobs

Having launched in March, aims to connect students with paid graduate positions and internships.

# follow-the-money - Thursday 5 March, 2015

David McWilliams' media company is doing very nicely, thanks

The economist’s Iconic Media Ltd. posted accumulated profits of €630,000 for 2014

Sinn Féin says the money it got from Martin Sheen and others 'is not a secret'

The Irish Times has disclosed some $12 million in donations to its US fundraising arm over the last two decades

# follow-the-money - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Meet the 17-year-old whose company is helping out YouTube channels

Shane Corry founded Creative Nation, a company which helps YouTube channels grown in return for a percentage of revenue.

# follow-the-money - Saturday 24 September, 2011

Scott takes the lead at Tour Championship

The Australian finished birdie-birdie for the second straight day on the tough closing holes at East Lake, allowing him to recover from a rugged start for a 5-under 65 on Friday and a one-shot lead over KJ Choi.