Dodging hard budget choices; unwelcome spotlight for medics; and Ryanair plans 5,000 jobs

Irish Times | Sep 15, 2021 at 8:41 AM
  • The Government is adopting a “risky” budgetary strategy that “avoids making hard choices” and may ultimately overheat the economy, the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council (Ifac) has warned.
  • Three cases now heading for the High Court have potential implications for up to 400 other Ulster Bank borrowers and for the bank as looks to keep a lid on costs as it retreats from the Irish market.