Thursday February 20, 2020

Coillte facing court date over pension deficit

Irish forestry body Coillte is facing a legal case by members of a pension scheme with a €144 million deficit.

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer

@whytebarry

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
16th March, 2014

Irish forestry body Coillte is facing a legal case by members of a pension scheme with a €144 million deficit.

It comes as forestry minister Tom Hayes has suggested that shared services between Coillte and Bord na Mona may be an alternative to the proposed, and stalled, merger talks.

The trustees of the pension scheme want the court to force Coillte to pay €23 million into the scheme to make up some of the deficit....

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