Friday 28 October 2016

Country can't afford high cost of bank salaries 

THERE'S A lot of belt tightening and adjusting to new hardships on the way for the plain people of Ireland if the latest leaks about the possible contents of the forthcoming budget are anything to go by. Despite previous solemn promises that there would be no kite-flying in advance of this year's budget, the Government apparently couldn't resist falling back on its tried and tested method of gauging public reaction to some of the less palpable cuts being planned.