Tomás Ó Flatharta

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Dublin Government Climbs Up International Corruption Table

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Corruption – Dublin Government – International Achievers!

NAMA Wine Lake

“Ireland’s ranking shows how little faith investors have in our ability to prevent the abuse of power. Our failure to hold people to account for wrongdoing is also having a negative impact on international perceptions of Ireland. There appears to have been very little action taken on foot of the publication of the final Moriarty Tribunal report, while The Taoiseach’s decision to make public appearances with Denis O’Brien after the publication of the report will have done our international reputation no favours” Transparency International, 5th December 2012

The man who owns 29.9% of Independent News and Media, the country’s biggest private media group and who is widely seen as controlling the group with a long-term associate installed as chairman and two nominated directors on the board, is also the man who controls the country’s largest private radio group, Communicorp and indeed his so-called “right hand man” Paul Connolly owns 50%…

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  1. Is Denis O Brien as corrupt as the O Reilly Family or Dermot Desmond , all part of the media machine, capable of gagging the Irish people. Are Irish people all stupid or sheepish

    Paul Kavanagh

    March 20, 2013 at 9:42 pm


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