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# imf - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie The Troika’s negotiations with Greece shows why Ireland must do the right thing Opinion

The Troika’s negotiations with Greece shows why Ireland must do the right thing

Heavily indebted countries should have a transparent, independent mechanism to turn to when facing the possibility of not being able to repay debts.

From TheJournal.ie Greece just asked for a THIRD bailout, with debt ‘restructuring’ 10 Seconds To Midnight

Greece just asked for a THIRD bailout, with debt ‘restructuring’

It comes as the deadline for the country’s next €1.6 billion bailout repayment looms very fast.

From TheJournal.ie Here is the letter Enda Kenny sent to Alexis Tsipras last night End Of The Line

Here is the letter Enda Kenny sent to Alexis Tsipras last night

Greece is finally heading for a default on its IMF loans.

# imf - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie People are queuing for ATMs in Greece – but they can only get €60 Greece Frightening

People are queuing for ATMs in Greece – but they can only get €60

Pensioners are also queuing outside closed banks.

# imf - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton: Syriza has been “lecturing the rest of Europe” TOUGH TALK

Joan Burton: Syriza has been “lecturing the rest of Europe”

The Tánaiste added that Syriza was yet to “persuade us” they can run the Greek economy.

From TheJournal.ie Patrick Honohan: Brian Lenihan was “very cross” before I made THAT phonecall Bailout Secret

Patrick Honohan: Brian Lenihan was “very cross” before I made THAT phonecall

“I knew they wouldn’t be all that happy that I made the announcement, but I didn’t realise they’d be so unhappy.”

From TheJournal.ie Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye? State Of The Nation

Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# imf - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece doesn’t want a piece of the troika’s latest offer Thanks But No Thanks

Greece doesn’t want a piece of the troika’s latest offer

Its Prime Minister claims creditors are being harder on his country than they were Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Revealed: The Department of Finance’s secret ‘Johnny Logan working group’ Banking Inquiry This post contains videos

Revealed: The Department of Finance’s secret ‘Johnny Logan working group’

A former senior finance official has revealed secret plans were made in case Ireland defaulted from the euro.

# imf - Monday 22 June, 2015

From Business ETC ‘Unexpected developments’ in Greece are the biggest risk to Ireland’s recovery Careful Now

‘Unexpected developments’ in Greece are the biggest risk to Ireland’s recovery

The warnings come as a Greek debt deadline looms ever closer.

# imf - Friday 19 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone Plan B

Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone

The government has confirmed talks with the Central Bank and the NTMA about the implications of Greece exiting the eurozone.

# imf - Thursday 18 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘People want the drama of overpaid bankers and reckless developers, but it’s not that simple’ Good Guys Vs Bad Guys

‘People want the drama of overpaid bankers and reckless developers, but it’s not that simple’

A former top official at the Department of Finance said we are leaving our children with a huge bill.

# imf - Sunday 14 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The End (of the Euro) is Nigh Opinion

The End (of the Euro) is Nigh

With Greece now just over a fortnight away from default, this could very well spell the beginning of the end for the Euro as we know it.

# imf - Friday 12 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Official: This man is not a pimp Can't Pimp Your Ride

Official: This man is not a pimp

Dominique Strauss Khan, the former head of the IMF, was acquitted of pimping charges this morning.

# imf - Thursday 11 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘The day is coming that someone says the game is over for Greece’ Bailout Talks

‘The day is coming that someone says the game is over for Greece’

The IMF has pulled its team out of talks with the cash-strapped nation.

# imf - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece will miss an IMF repayment (but promises to pay before July) Roll Over

Greece will miss an IMF repayment (but promises to pay before July)

Its other repayments will be combined into one.

# imf - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece might just pay off the €1.6 billion it owes this month Payback

Greece might just pay off the €1.6 billion it owes this month

There has been “serious progress” in talks.

# imf - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece is going to miss a €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF Greece Frightening

Greece is going to miss a €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF

Because it hasn’t got any money.

# imf - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Countries are spending more on energy subsidies than health The Price Of Power

Countries are spending more on energy subsidies than health

The figures have been labelled as “shocking”.

# imf - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From Business ETC Greece just slid back into recession STORM BREWING

Greece just slid back into recession

It’s the first time since late 2013 that the country’s economy has been in decline.

# imf - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From Business ETC Greece has found enough cash for the IMF – by not paying its people Greek Tragedy

Greece has found enough cash for the IMF – by not paying its people

Workers and government suppliers have reported major delays in getting their money.

# imf - Friday 17 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Home of former IMF boss searched in new money-laundering probe Rodrigo Rato

Home of former IMF boss searched in new money-laundering probe

Rodrigo Rato has already been charged in two graft cases.

# imf - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From Business ETC Ireland could be outstripped as the fastest-growing economy in Europe. By Greece. Still Winning

Ireland could be outstripped as the fastest-growing economy in Europe. By Greece.

That’s according to the latest predictions from the IMF.

# imf - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece is gearing up to default on its debts Crumbling

Greece is gearing up to default on its debts

According to the Financial Times, that is.

# imf - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’ All Together Now

Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’

The country made its latest loan repayment today – but more trouble lies ahead.

# imf - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The government says it saved over €10bn by complaining to the Troika We All Partied

The government says it saved over €10bn by complaining to the Troika

Some people still think we could have got a better deal, however.

# imf - Monday 6 April, 2015

From Business ETC ‘We will pay’: Greece agrees to IMF loan repayment Deal Done

‘We will pay’: Greece agrees to IMF loan repayment

The country’s finance minister has promised deep reform.

# imf - Friday 3 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma Old Money

Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma

But the government insists it will be able to pay its debts on time.

# imf - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From Business ETC The IMF thinks the water charges ‘issue’ is cooling down Take A Cold Shower

The IMF thinks the water charges ‘issue’ is cooling down

And the political situation is settling too, apparently.

# imf - Friday 27 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Germany and Greece have settled their bailout differences (for now) Greek Unorthodox

Germany and Greece have settled their bailout differences (for now)

German politicians have just approved the troubled country’s four-month extension.

# imf - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece really, really wants to stay in the Eurozone after all Greece Lightnin'

Greece really, really wants to stay in the Eurozone after all

Syriza’s aggressive stance continues to soften in the wake of its loans being extended by the ECB

# imf - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Did Ireland kiss a better debt deal goodbye? State Of The Nation

Did Ireland kiss a better debt deal goodbye?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# imf - Monday 16 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former prostitutes drop case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn Orgies

Former prostitutes drop case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn

They had delivered dramatic testimony during the pimping trial of the former IMF boss.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Greece has a major humanitarian crisis…. Ireland is in a very different situation’ Just Not The Same

‘Greece has a major humanitarian crisis…. Ireland is in a very different situation’

Meanwhile, Michael Noonan says an extension of Greece’s bailout would be the subject of a Dáil vote.

# imf - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Ireland will show solidarity with Greece’ New Deal

‘Ireland will show solidarity with Greece’

Minister Simon Coveney said Ireland should be be aware of any deals struck with Greece and if they could apply to Ireland.

# imf - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former IMF chief’s pimping trial hears of ‘lunchtime sex parties’ Strauss-Kahn

Former IMF chief’s pimping trial hears of ‘lunchtime sex parties’

Strauss-Kahn will not appear in the court in the northern city of Lille until he testifies next week.

# imf - Monday 2 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This former head of the IMF is on trial for ‘aggravated pimping’ Strauss-Kahn

This former head of the IMF is on trial for ‘aggravated pimping’

The case is expected to feature lurid details of group sex and high-end prostitution.

# imf - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Child benefit is ‘staying as it is’, regardless of what the IMF says Imf Warning

Child benefit is ‘staying as it is’, regardless of what the IMF says

The Coalition is standing its ground.

# imf - Monday 26 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The boyish Prime Minister out to restore Greece’s luck Syriza

The boyish Prime Minister out to restore Greece’s luck

Who is Alexis Tsipra?

From Business ETC IMF says it ‘stands ready’ to support Greece Let's Talk

IMF says it ‘stands ready’ to support Greece

Anti-austerity party Syriza won a landslide election.

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