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Greater competition in the mortgage market is in the interest of the borrower - Hayes

Speaking tonight at a public meeting in Carpenterstown organised by Senator Catherine Noone, Brian Hayes MEP said that greater competition in the Irish mortgage market is needed and is ultimately in the interest of the borrower.

200 new jobs for Citywest - Keating

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Mid-West, Derek Keating, has welcomed the announcement that 200 new jobs are to be created in Citywest, with the arrival of Fidelity Investments.

Hughes Bridge works will ease traffic congestion in Sligo – Perry

“The widening of the Michael Hughes Bridge will reduce the bottlenecks and ease traffic congestion in Sligo” says John Perry, Fine Gael TD for Sligo North Leitrim.

Coghlan welcomes approval of improvement of N71 at Releagh

Fine Gael Senator for Kerry and Seanad Chief Whip, Paul Coghlan, has today welcomed the announcement by Minister for Transport, Paschal Donohoe that approval has been granted for the realignment of the N71 between Kenmare and Glengarrif.

Annual Superdraw Results

The 2014 Election Superdraw took place on the 11th December. Many thanks to all our supporters around the country for buying a ticket . The top 15 prize winners are listed below:

Economy on target to meet Budget forecast of 4.7% GDP Growth in 2014

Today’s figures from the CSO show that the Irish economy has grown by 0.1% in Q3 and 3.5% over the year.

Minister Donohoe welcomes further growth in visitor expenditure in 2014

Figures published today (Thursday) by the CSO confirmed that the revenue accruing to the Irish economy from overseas visitors has continued to grow in 2014.

Speech by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Dail Eireann, 10th December 2014

I want to take the time today to express my observations from my engagement and considerations on the issue of homelessness.

Griffin welcomes €616,000 funding for Kerry Airport

“The allocation of exchequer funding, alongside the retention of the Public Service Obligation (PSO) Kerry to Dublin route highlights the importance of Kerry Regional Airport as primary transport link and this Government’s commitment to supporting the airport” says Brendan Griffin, Fine Gael TD for Kerry.

Fitzpatrick welcomes news that Department of Children to meet with ISPCC to address funding issues

“The ISPCC has a long history of advocacy on behalf of children here in Louth and all across Ireland. We need to do all that we can to support the service” says Peter Fitzpatrick, Fine Gael TD for Louth.