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16th May, 2012
The election of Francois Hollande may not be all good news for Ireland's Labour Party writes political editor Pat Leahy in a comment piece today.

The top Irish and international business stories at 5pm

**Finance minister Michael Noonan** said he is confident that Ireland will pass the referendum on the fiscal compact later this month.

**European Central Bank** would strongly prefer that Greece remain in the euro zone, says president Mario Draghi.

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