Howlin: Entire proceeds of asset sales could go to job creation

Public expenditure minister Brendan Howlin said he’ll seek to use all the proceeds of state asset sales to support job creation.

17th May, 2012
Minister Brendan Howlin.

Public expenditure minister Brendan Howlin said he’ll seek to use all the proceeds of state asset sales to support job creation.

“The totality of money would be used, in one shape or another, to leverage immediate stimulus into the economy,” Howlin said in an interview with RTÉ radio.

A detailed list of the assets that will be sold is expected to be published by the middle of the summer. In...

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