by Stephen Johnson FINANCE Minister Michael Noonan has said that the economic recovery has spread beyond Dublin in the past two years to “economic hotspots” around the country, citing Kenmare and West Cork as examples.
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REVELATIONS that all the funds raised through the introduction of the property tax will not be used to provide local services has angered Sinn Fein Cllr Rachel McCarthy. This week in an a written Dail reply to a question the Minister for Finance Micheal Noonan has said the receipts in 2013 will remain in the Exchequer and be used to reduce the deficit.
THE reaction to the Budget for 2013 has been one of fear and anger across West Cork.
THE Central Bank of Ireland has today launched two collector coins commemorating the 90th anniversary of the death of Michael Collins. A €20 gold proof coin and a €10 silver proof coin have both been issued and are available individually and as a set.
A WEST Cork TD has expressed his shock at figures supplied to him by the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, which reveal that the amount of tax owed to the Revenue Commissioners has doubled since 2007. Clonakilty-based Fine Gael TD Jim Daly said that the figures represented a shocking increase in just four years, adding that they underline the hardship facing businesses nationwide. “Small business owners are seriously suffering in