IMF loan deal talks
finance Minister Michael Noonan is heading to Brussels to discuss IMF loan repayments with EU figures.
Mr Noonan will hold a number of meetings next week relating to Government plans to pay back Ireland's International Monetary Fund loans ahead of schedule. Experts say a deal could save the taxpayer €375m a year in repayments to the Washington-based fund. Mr Noonan will hold a number of meetings next week.