Further to yesterday’s EU €750 billion coronavirus bailout….
[pro-Brexit] Euro Guido writes:
Ireland, with 1% of the EU’s population, is going to be the fifth biggest contributor to the EU bailout…
Yesterday: Make Out Like Bandits
Multinational companies (MNCs), running their income through Ireland (for tax AVOIDENCE purposes) inflates Irish GDP firgures. Ergo, Irish citizen on the hook for €15.7 billion. Thanks #FFG
— Gemma (@wickedfairysad) July 22, 2020
Private Eye reporting that there are no checks on where the £18bn in cheap government lending to Covid-hit companies goes once it's with the recipients.
And no strings attached – meaning BA, JCB, Ryanair and more are making huge jobs cuts while being publicly subsidised pic.twitter.com/qJADWsh7va
— Josiah Mortimer (@josiahmortimer) July 22, 2020
There you go now.