Moody’s cuts Ireland’s rating

By Andy Rice 19 July 2010

Moody's has downgraded Ireland's sovereign bond rating from Aa1 to Aa2, the rating agency reported on Monday. Moody's said the downgrade was owing to the "Irish government's gradual but significant loss of financial strength".  Read more: Reuters



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"I do not understand how holding a placard to protest against gender-based violence would be interpreted as insulting the modesty of a woman." ~ Beatrice Mateyo