A woman passes graffiti lampooning Brian Lenihan and Brian Cowen, who were finance minister and prime minister in 2010, when Ireland had to be bailed out after its banking sector collapsed. Photo: Reuters

Ireland passes IMF/EU bailout review

Ireland is on track to exit its bailout later this year after passing its penultimate review by lenders, even with the economy in recession and uncertainty about the country’s banking sector persisting.