Coalition to unveil €2bn stimulus package

The government is set to approve a €2 billion package of measures this week, designed to stimulate growth in the economy.

14th July, 2012
Coalition to unveil €2bn stimulus package
Brendan Howlin, Minister for Public Expenditure: Grangegorman development to get the go-ahead. Photo: Photocall

The government is set to approve a €2 billion package of measures this week, designed to stimulate growth in the economy.

Funding for the programme will come from a combination of public-private partnerships backed by the National Pension Reserve Fund (NPRF) and the proceeds of the sale of state companies.

The flagship project - to be unveiled this week by Brendan Howlin, the Minister for Public Expenditure - will be the development of Grangegorman in...

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