Northwest MEP comes out in favour of Financial Transaction Tax

first_img Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Northwest MEP comes out in favour of Financial Transaction Tax Twitter Facebook WhatsApp WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Pinterest Google+ By News Highland – February 6, 2013 center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleFamous Other Voices concerts coming to Derry this weekendNext articleDisappointment as Strabane is over looked for ‘key funding’ News Highland Northwest Independent MEP Marian Harkin says she supports the French President’s call for a financial transaction tax.President Francois Hollande referred to the need for the tax during his address to the European Parliament in Strasbourg yesterday.The Irish government has so far refused to back the tax.However, Marian Harkin says its introduction could help to reduce unnecessary financial transactions:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/mar830TAX.mp3[/podcast] Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterest Twitter Newslast_img read more