Simon Harris

Type: Person
Name: Simon Harris
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Budget 2015 warnings keep coming but is anyone listening?

Government politicians appear to be in conflict with a growing number of organisations with economic expertise over the shape of the upcoming budget.Minister for Finance Michael Noonan last week said there would be no need for a new round of tax increases ... [Published Irish Times - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Taxes, Workers, Ireland
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Consultants get Foynes flood plan underway

PLANS for new flood defences in Foynes are being drawn up, Fine Gael TD Patrick O’Donovan has said.And he has convinced Junior Minister Simon Harris to visit Foynes in the near future to examine what has been done since last winter’s disastrous floods ... [Published Limerick Leader - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

From pole to pole with Uckfield’s brave firefighters

Uckfield firefighters have set a new world record.The town team completed 1,105 pole drops in one hour on Saturday. They achieved 6,188 metres (20,301 feet) beating the 5,240 metres (formerly held by Green Watch at Hove Fire Station.)The pole drop attempt ... [Published Sussex Express - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

No €500,000 pay cap for CEO of new state bank SBCI

The chief executive of the new Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) will be the first head of a state-owned bank since the crash to be hired without being subject to a formal €500,000 pay cap. The chief executive of the new Strategic Banking ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 2 reports

People of the year honoured ORDINARY people who have done extraordinary things were honoured at a...News

A GREYSTONES woman has...NewsExtinguishment of two Johnstown right of waysTHE elected members of Wicklow County Council have agreed to the extinguishment...NewsVevay Inn site is now 'sale agreed'THE popular 'Vevay Inn' pub in Bray may be resurrected more ... [Published Bray People - Sep 27 2014]
Entities: Simon Harris, Gaala, Bomb
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Want to go to Newgrange for the winter solstice? The names are being picked today

EVER FANCIED SPENDING an early morning on the shortest day of the year in a prehistoric passage grave in Meath?If you’ve applied for just that type of morning out, today is the day to be excited.Names are to be picked out of a hat (more a massive drum, ... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

SME funding options

Irish firms are slow to adopt newer financial products, such as crowd funding and peer-to-peer lending, according to new research to be presented today. Irish firms are slow to adopt newer financial products, such as crowd funding and peer-to-peer lending, ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

New strategy for IFSC to be ready in first quarter of 2015

IFSC: employs 32,700 people directly, contributes €2.1 billion to the exchequer, accounts for 14 per cent of our exports. Photograph by Matt Kavanagh Simon Harris is a minister in a hurry. With about 76 weeks in office before the next general election, ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

AIG expected to announce 20 new jobs in Dublin

Global insurer AIG is expected to announce 20 new jobs for Ireland today to be based at a new EMEA Treasury Operations Centre in Dublin.The company’s global chief executive Peter Hancock has travelled to Dublin to announce the investment to AIG’s staff ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Companies take €10bn hit after US announces tax rule change

ALMOST €10bn was wiped off the value of more than a dozen companies on both sides of the Atlantic yesterday after the US announced rules to curb so-called corporate inversions. ALMOST €10bn was wiped off the value of more than a dozen companies on both ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 3 reports

Harris to lead development of new plans to promote jobs in IFSC

Junior Finance Minister Simon Harris is to lead preparation of a new government strategy for the international financial services sector. Junior Finance Minister Simon Harris is to lead preparation of a new government strategy for the international financial ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 3 reports

Tube and bus fares to rise 2.5% in the new year

By Simon Harris: Political CorrespondentLondoners are to be hit with a 2.5% increase in tube and bus fares in January.The annual price hike has been capped in line with inflation after a deal between Boris Johnson and George Osborne.Fares were expected ... [Published itv.com - Sep 08 2014]

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"loan agreements with the funders will be signed in the coming weeks. following that the sbci will sign lending agreements with banks and funds who can take funding from the sbci and lend that on a prudent basis to smes" Mr Harris said at a Funding SMEs in Recovery conference organised by the ESRI and Department of Finance
"i think a lot of the issues that have been mentioned over the last number of months including inversions and everything else by president obama, have been attempts to muddy the water. i don't think it's a fair reflection" Mr Harris said
"it is though important to note that the economisteconomist intelligence unit only this year noted ireland was the location of choice for domiciled funds, so different surveys are telling us different things, we can't just pick the ones we like and we can't just focus on the negative ones either" Mr Harris said
Stoke-on-Trent Citizen's Advice Bureau chief executive Simon Harris said: "last year, the council was struggling to spend that additional money but this year it has organised it much better. people who have received advice have found it, generally, much easier to get."

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Budget 2015 warnings keep coming but is anyone ... [Published Irish Times - 6 hours ago]
Consultants get Foynes flood plan underway [Published Limerick Leader - 8 hours ago]
From pole to pole with Uckfield’s brave firefig... [Published Sussex Express - Sep 29 2014]
We still need to talk about SMEs [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 29 2014]
Flooding labeled a ‘mental health’ issue [Published Clare Champion - Sep 27 2014]
No €500,000 pay cap for CEO of new state bank SBCI [Published Irish Independent - Sep 27 2014]
Taoiseach likened to Haughey amid furore over S... [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 27 2014]
People of the year honoured ORDINARY people who... [Published Bray People - Sep 27 2014]
Activist arrested at water meter protest [Published Bray People - Sep 27 2014]
AIG Opens New EMEA Treasury Operations Centre i... [Published Business & Finance - Sep 26 2014]
Want to go to Newgrange for the winter solstice... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 26 2014]
SME funding options [Published Irish Independent - Sep 26 2014]
New strategy for IFSC to be ready in first quar... [Published Irish Times - Sep 26 2014]
AIG Opens New EMEA Treasury Operations Centre i... [Published Department of Enterprise - Sep 25 2014]
Minister Harris promoting SME engagement at the... [Published Department of Public Expenditure and Reform - Sep 25 2014]
AIG expected to announce 20 new jobs in Dublin [Published Irish Times - Sep 25 2014]
Fegg Hayes benefit cheat will take 41 years to ... [Published The Sentinel - Sep 24 2014]
Companies take €10bn hit after US announces tax... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 24 2014]
Harris to lead development of new plans to prom... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 24 2014]
23.09.14 Minister of State Simon Harris announc... [Published Noodls - Sep 23 2014]
Work on new strategy for IFSC to commence [Published Irish Times - Sep 23 2014]
Legal uncertainty delays River Clare drainage s... [Published Galway Advertiser - Sep 22 2014]
Government warned on budget, but is it listening? [Published Irish Times - Sep 22 2014]
"Benign" instos provide sweet spot for AFSLs [Published Financial Observer - Sep 21 2014]
Uckfield firefighters break world record [Published Uckfield News - Sep 21 2014]
Concerns about petrol stretching raised in Dáil... [Published Irish Times - Sep 19 2014]
Ireland to Counter Cash Buffers EU Plans for Mo... [Published Washington Post - Sep 18 2014]
Ireland set to oppose EU plans on cash buffers ... [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 18 2014]
Hayes pushes back on European Commission regula... [Published Irish Times - Sep 18 2014]
EU donates to community transformation initiati... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Sep 17 2014]
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