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FG minister wants strict terms on Coillte sale

Fine Gael junior minister Shane McEntee has said he would find it difficult to endorse the sale of Coillte's forestry division unless strict conditions were attached to the deal.

11th March, 2012

Fine Gael junior minister Shane McEntee has said that he would find it difficult to endorse the sale of Coillte's forestry division unless strict conditions were attached to the deal.

McEntee, who is Minister of State for Agriculture, said that the country "would be selling itself short" unless the future value of the asset was factored into its valuation.

"The only way I would be happy would be if the price was indexed to the...

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