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At last, there was some brilliant news on the economic recovery front last week, when we finally managed to sell one of our most important state assets.

5th May, 2012
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At last, there was some brilliant news on the economic recovery front last week, when we finally managed to sell one of our most important state assets.

The county of Westmeath, which hasn't been performing too well since the recession started, was sold to China for an undisclosed sum, though it was estimated to be about €500.

As we got Westmeath for free as it has always just sort of been there, that is a...

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