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Upgrades to childcare facilities on the way under €2.5m investment fund
# Childminders
# Childminders

Upgrades to childcare facilities on the way under €2.5m investment fund

Apr 4th 2014, 6:57 PM 8,905 Views 11 Comments

A further €500,000 will go towards parent and toddler groups and childminders.

New Ukraine leader warns that the country's economy is in a "catastrophic" state
# IMF
# IMF

New Ukraine leader warns that the country's economy is in a "catastrophic" state

Feb 23rd 2014, 7:43 PM 9,685 Views 54 Comments

The U.S., Europe and the U.K. said they would help with financial aid when a new cabinet is formed.

Jack & Jill CEO: 'I get no top-up payments, no bonus, no pension'
# Charities
# Charities

Jack & Jill CEO: 'I get no top-up payments, no bonus, no pension'

Nov 29th 2013, 9:20 PM 19,070 Views 88 Comments

Jonathan Irwin said charity staff having their salaries topped up with money from donations is “damaging”.

Local Government Fund expenditure estimated at €1.21bn this year
# Local Government
# Local Government

Local Government Fund expenditure estimated at €1.21bn this year

Nov 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 4,009 Views 8 Comments

The General Purpose Grant that funds the day-to-day activities of local councils has been steadily falling for most councils for the last three years.

Paschal Donohoe: 'The ESM retrospective use is acknowledged in writing by EU ministers'
# ESM
# ESM

Paschal Donohoe: 'The ESM retrospective use is acknowledged in writing by EU ministers'

Oct 27th 2013, 3:32 PM 7,031 Views 41 Comments

The Minister for European Affairs said the government would be holding them to their commitment if necessary.

Dáil own-brand wine is a bizarre idea, says Adams
# Oireachtas Vino
# Oireachtas Vino

Dáil own-brand wine is a bizarre idea, says Adams

Oct 13th 2013, 5:36 PM 12,532 Views 107 Comments

The proposal to have Oireachtas house wine and label was meant to be discussed last week at committee.

Irish SMEs are among the most reliant on banks in Europe
# Credit
# Credit

Irish SMEs are among the most reliant on banks in Europe

Oct 7th 2013, 3:05 PM 3,269 Views 8 Comments

The Central Bank said the Irish private sector is disproportionately exposed to potential weaknesses in the banking sector.

Irish-made show has been nominated for an international Emmy
# Irish Talent
# Irish Talent

Irish-made show has been nominated for an international Emmy

Oct 4th 2013, 3:27 PM 10,927 Views 5 Comments

The producers and the director of Beat Girl will travel to New York for the awards ceremony in February.

'HSE made errors when they calculated our funding cuts,' says Sunbeam House
# Funding Cuts
# Funding Cuts

'HSE made errors when they calculated our funding cuts,' says Sunbeam House

Oct 1st 2013, 2:20 PM 5,694 Views 7 Comments

The disability charity states that €55,000 in funding cuts was imposed on them in error and were only reversed once questioned.

The majority of mental health staffing posts have been filled, says minister
# Staffing Levels
# Staffing Levels

The majority of mental health staffing posts have been filled, says minister

Sep 20th 2013, 12:36 PM 3,196 Views 20 Comments

Minister James Reilly said many of this year’s applicants are in the final stages of the recruitment process.

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Primark pledges further funds for victims of Bangladesh factory collapse

Sep 13th 2013, 12:58 PM 5,485 Views 5 Comments

The company was critical of other brands that were being supplied by the company that failed to attend a meeting in Geneva yesterday to discuss long-term compensation.

Special room for teen cancer patients to open in Crumlin Children’s Hospital
# Renovation
# Renovation

Special room for teen cancer patients to open in Crumlin Children’s Hospital

Aug 21st 2013, 4:45 PM 6,162 Views 13 Comments

A total of €8 million has been donated to help build a new cardiac unit and to renovate the cancer ward at the hospital.

Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years
# Earnings
# Earnings

Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years

Jun 16th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,573 Views 8 Comments

Statistics show that the amount of money earned in Ireland by migrants and temporary workers and then sent abroad has fallen since the Ireland’s economic downturn.

Column: 'I've the best day job in Ireland' says Barretstown CEO
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: 'I've the best day job in Ireland' says Barretstown CEO

May 29th 2013, 7:30 PM 516 Views 9 Comments

People often think that working with ill children must be upsetting, but it is anything but, says Barretstown’s Dee Ahearn, who writes about how Barretstown helps children and families enjoy life again and why we all need to help ensure that work continues.

Irish Architectural Archive appeal for funds, they even asked NAMA
# Funding Appeal
# Funding Appeal

Irish Architectural Archive appeal for funds, they even asked NAMA

May 24th 2013, 1:12 PM 6,998 Views 7 Comments

The organisation holds over 2.5 million architectural drawings and 500,000 photographs of Irish buildings.

Paul Kimmage in a 'black hole' as questions raised about missing defence fund money
# Funds
From The42
# Funds

Paul Kimmage in a 'black hole' as questions raised about missing defence fund money

May 3rd 2013, 6:22 PM 18,482 Views 0 Comments

The Irish journalist says he’s been devastated by the news.

Column: Should there be alcohol advertising in sport?
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Should there be alcohol advertising in sport?

Apr 13th 2013, 7:00 PM 91 Views 44 Comments

As a recovering alcoholic I should say that alcohol advertising and sponsorship has no place in sport, but I can’t: I know there are few options for sports clubs and I need my GAA club to stay open, writes an anonymous contributor.

Should charities act like private businesses to make more money?
# Charity
# Charity

Should charities act like private businesses to make more money?

Mar 29th 2013, 9:15 AM 5,827 Views 25 Comments

Private businesses invest money to make money – so charities should take a leaf out of their book, a fundraising expert says.

€300k owed to Jack & Jill Foundation after fundraising company liquidated
# Charity
# Charity

€300k owed to Jack & Jill Foundation after fundraising company liquidated

Feb 17th 2013, 1:38 PM 43,727 Views 16 Comments

Folamh Ireland is being liquidated, leaving the charity owed “a substantial amount of money” in unpaid mobile phone donations.

Here is how much was won on Prize Bonds last year
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Here is how much was won on Prize Bonds last year

Feb 3rd 2013, 7:45 AM 15,499 Views 28 Comments

The amount has increased significantly over the past three years as people sought safe places to put their money.

Minister gives extra €3 million to fund to assist students
# Students
# Students

Minister gives extra €3 million to fund to assist students

Jan 9th 2013, 11:41 AM 3,450 Views 15 Comments

The money is to be used by third level students facing financial hardship, and comes as some students are still waiting for grants.

'Collusion at senior levels' of Ugandan government agencies led to aid fraud - report
# Aid Fraud
# Aid Fraud

'Collusion at senior levels' of Ugandan government agencies led to aid fraud - report

Nov 23rd 2012, 5:48 PM 3,253 Views 37 Comments

The misappropriation of €4 million Irish aid in Uganda was supported by a ‘sophisticated and elaborate’ scheme.

Uganda commits to repaying €4m in misappropriated Irish Aid funds
# Uganda
# Uganda

Uganda commits to repaying €4m in misappropriated Irish Aid funds

Nov 5th 2012, 7:33 PM 5,151 Views 41 Comments

Two senior government officials are on remand facing prosecution, while 17 have been suspended without pay while investigations continue into the misappropriation.

Irish Aid: Tánaiste "absolutely disgusted" after alleged Uganda aid fraud
# Uganda
# Uganda

Irish Aid: Tánaiste "absolutely disgusted" after alleged Uganda aid fraud

Oct 26th 2012, 9:37 AM 5,079 Views 0 Comments

It is believed that around €4 million of Irish aid money may have been misappropriated by the Office of the Prime Minister of Uganda.

€5 million funding planned for local The Gathering events - and more to come
# The Gathering
# The Gathering

€5 million funding planned for local The Gathering events - and more to come

Oct 18th 2012, 6:45 AM 4,316 Views 18 Comments

Fine Gael Mayo Deputy Michelle Mulherin said the funding is great news which will help people in planning community activities during the event.

Obama beats Romney in August fundraising donations
# USA2012
# USA2012

Obama beats Romney in August fundraising donations

Sep 10th 2012, 2:59 PM 3,677 Views 23 Comments

Obama scooped $114 million in funding, while Romney was slightly behind on $111 million.

Explainer: What are Eurobonds and why do they matter?
# Eurobonds
# Eurobonds

Explainer: What are Eurobonds and why do they matter?

May 21st 2012, 10:10 PM 5,727 Views 26 Comments

Your quick guide to current proposals for a commmon euro-area bond.

Column: Nick Leeson - My heart says 'No', but my head says 'Yes'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Nick Leeson - My heart says 'No', but my head says 'Yes'

May 14th 2012, 7:15 AM 45 Views 86 Comments

TheJournal.ie columnist nails his colours to the mast and says that a ‘Yes’ vote is the only message to send out if we want access to funds at the keenest rates possible.

U2 covers album launched to raise money for Concern
# U2
From The Daily Edge
# U2

U2 covers album launched to raise money for Concern

Nov 15th 2011, 2:53 PM 2,307 Views 6 Comments

The album features tracks from Achtung Baby, covered by Patti Smith, Depeche Mode and Jack White, and all proceeds will go to Concern’s East Africa appeal.

Government should ensure flood funds are properly advertised - TD
# Funds
# Funds

Government should ensure flood funds are properly advertised - TD

Nov 15th 2011, 11:45 AM 1,277 Views 0 Comments

That is the opinion of TD Joe Costello, who said that any leftover flood funds should be ringfenced so they don’t get back into the Exchequer. It emerged today that more than €8million in floods compensation has not yet been claimed

300% increase in people needing 5c dinners
# Cork
# Cork

300% increase in people needing 5c dinners

Sep 28th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,966 Views 14 Comments

Cork Penny Dinners has served up hot meals for a small donation since 1750 – and now it’s seeing business people, parents and families availing of its services.

Archbishop defends Catholic Church's role in education
# Education
# Education

Archbishop defends Catholic Church's role in education

Sep 22nd 2011, 10:06 PM 1,128 Views 41 Comments

Archbishop of Dublin Dr Diarmuid Martin has said that Catholic education must fight its own corner in a more pluralist Ireland.

New ICU beds at Crumlin, but is the hospital in crisis?
# Funds
# Funds

New ICU beds at Crumlin, but is the hospital in crisis?

Jun 27th 2011, 5:14 PM 385 Views 2 Comments

The board of Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital says that the facility will run out of money by the end of the year.

Fair Deal nursing home scheme to resume on Monday
# Fair Deal
# Fair Deal

Fair Deal nursing home scheme to resume on Monday

Jun 9th 2011, 5:25 PM 574 Views 0 Comments

The health minister says that an increase in the length of nursing home stays needs to be investigated further. The scheme was suspended last month due to a €100m shortfall in funds.