Stick to €800m Budget target, watchdog urges

Stick to €800m Budget target, watchdog urges
IFAC's advice to Paschal Donohoe

The Irish Fiscal Advisory Council said improvements in the public finances had stalled since 2015, despite a strong economic recovery, and Ireland’s debt burden was still among the highest in the OECD

The state’s budgetary watchdog has urged the Government to stick to its plans for a Budget 2019 package of €800m in spending and tax measures.

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