Ireland’s center-right Fine Gael party is poised to claim victory in the general election, which was held Feb. 25. As of Feb. 27, Fine Gael won 57 seats, while the left-of-center Labour Party secured 30 seats. Eighty-three seats are needed to secure a majority bloc in the lower house of parliament, The Wall Street Journal reports.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.