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Ex-Irish finance minister Lenihan dies at 52
Brian Lenihan, who worked on the country's 2010 bailout, loses battle against pancreatic cancer.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2011 14:16 GMT
Irish cabinet weighs budget cuts
Prime minister's move to save $20bn over the next four years is essential to get a bail-out from Europe.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2011 05:52 GMT
Irish PM survives confidence vote
Brian Cowen survives challenge to his leadership over an EU-IMF bailout ahead of parliamentary elections in March.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2011 01:05 GMT
Irish budget wins first vote
Parliament narrowly approves tax hikes as part of Ireland's most brutal budget in history.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2010 03:55 GMT
Markets react to Ireland bailout
Stock markets and the euro rally after Ireland confirms it will back a three-year EU-IMF bailout worth up to $124bn.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2010 12:28 GMT
Ireland confirms EU bailout deal
Eurozone finance ministers back multi-billion dollar request for international help from Dublin.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2010 03:53 GMT
Irish finance chief backs bailout
Finance minister to recommend request for financial assistance from EU and IMF at emergency cabinet meeting in Dublin.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2010 18:18 GMT
Ireland bailout talks continue
Former Celtic Tiger looking at getting billions of dollars of loans to pull itself out of its financial mess.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2010 10:28 GMT
EU 'will bailout Ireland if needed'
EU mulls support for Ireland after Irish bond yields soared to record levels on public debt fears.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2010 00:37 GMT
Ireland faces huge banking bailout
Debt-laden nation reveals banking sector rescue could cost $68bn, pushing public deficit up to 30 per cent of GDP.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2010 14:56 GMT
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