Ireland's Minister for Finance Michael Noonan leaves Government Buildings after posing for photographs ahead of his budget speech in Dublin

 
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Ireland's Minister for Finance Michael Noonan leaves Government Buildings after posing for photographs ahead of his budget speech in Dublin December 6, 2011. Ireland's coalition government detailed 1.6 billion euros worth of tax increases on Tuesday in the second part of what it hopes will be the toughest budget of its five-year term of office. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)