About: John Bruton

Brexit 13-03-2019

What should the EU do after Brexit, and what should Ireland’s policy be?

The terms of Brexit are vital for Ireland. But so also is how Ireland locates itself in the EU after Brexit, writes John Bruton.

EU group says a ‘product passport’ would open doors to eco-innovation

When the Talent 2 suburban trains used in the German city of Nürnberg, or Sweden’s Regina intercity railway wagons reach the end of their lives, more than 90% of the metals, plastics, glass and other materials could be melted down and turned into other products.
Euro & Finance 28-03-2011

The EU’s culpability in the banking crisis

While the Irish must understand the constraints imposed by the bailout package, the EU also bears some responsibility for the banking crisis and should not undermine Ireland's economic model, writes former Taoiseach John Bruton.
EU Priorities 2020 20-01-2009

Ambassador: Obama, EU can reach out to Islam

President Barack Obama together with the EU can help to heal relations between the Judaeo-Christian world and Islam, John Bruton, former Irish Taoiseach and current EU Ambassador to the USA, told EURACTIV in an interview.

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