Irish government to reveal austerity measures
Ireland's embattled Prime Minister is unveiling his list of spending cuts and tax hikes to get the country's finances in order.
The four-year plan targets total cuts of 15bn euros ($20bn; £13bn), or 11% of the Irish economy's annual output.
Brain Cowen says it could take months to vote through the measures but neither he nor his government may last that long.
John Moylan reports.
24 Nov 2010
- From the section Business