Boost for Dublin as Yahoo! doubles workforce and creates 200 jobs - Donohoe
Fine Gael Dublin Central Deputy, Paschal Donohoe, has welcomed the announcement of 200 new jobs, to be created by Yahoo!, in Dublin, saying the move demonstrates the attractiveness of Ireland as a place for technological companies to invest.
D’Arcy welcomes CAP agreement at Council of Ministers
Speaking following the draft agreement that was reached at EU level last night on CAP reform, Fine Gael Louth Senator, Jim Darcy said: ‘The agreement at the Council of Ministers in relation to CAP is to be greatly welcomed’.
Feighan welcomes approval for €5.77 million watermains upgrade in Roscommon
Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has warmly welcomed the approval granted to Roscommon County Council to proceed with a €5.77 million upgrade of large sections of the county’s watermains infrastructure.
Feighan welcomes Hogan’s approval for major works on €20m water scheme projects
Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has welcomed the decision by the Minister for the Environment, Phil Hogan TD, to give Roscommon County Council the go-ahead to invite tenders to carry out major works on the Arigna, Boyle/Ardcarne, Roscommon Central and South Roscommon Regional Water Supply Schemes.
Feighan welcomes HSE commitment to develop a €7m Palliative Care Centre at Roscommon Hospital
Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has welcomed HSE West’s express commitment to help develop a €7 million Palliative Care Centre at Roscommon County Hospital.
Mortgage arrears plan will help struggling homeowners by forcing banks to act – Coghlan
Speaking today (Thursday) on the Order of Business, Seanad Government Chief Whip and Fine Gael Senator, Paul Coghlan, said the mortgage arrears plan set out by the Government will put pressure on the banks to deal with those in mortgage arrears and bring peace of mind to homeowners in distress.
Appointment of consultants moves us closer to a long term solution for turfcutters - Feighan
Fine Gael TD for Roscommon/South Leitrim, Frank Feighan, has welcomed the Government’s appointment of consultancy company, RPS, to help progress a national management plan for bogs affected by the turfcutting ban.
Re-drawn constituency should be called ‘Galway West/South Mayo’ - Healy Eames
Fine Gael Galway West Senator, Fidelma Healy Eames, has called for the Galway West constituency to be renamed ‘Galway West/South Mayo’ in order to provide recognition to the people of South Mayo who will be incorporated into the constituency at the next General Election. Senator Healy Eames has placed a motion on the Seanad order paper, due to be heard by Minister for the Environment, Phil Hogan TD, this week.
Number of cancelled day-case and in-patient operations falls at WRH by 83% - Coffey
Fine Gael Waterford Deputy, Paudie Coffey, has welcomed news that the number of cancelled day-case and in-patient operations have fallen at Waterford Regional Hospital (WRH) by 83%. This is the highest fall of any hospital in the State and is a clear indication of the structural changes that are taking place in the reform of the health system.
Upgrading Dalkey island slipway will increase access and make berthing safer – Mitchell O’Connor
Fine Gael Dun Laoghaire Deputy, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, has welcomed the approval by the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council of the report which proposed the upgrade of the slipway at Dalkey Island.