Minister McHugh Announces 10 year plan for €178 million investment package on the Irish language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands as part of Project Ireland 2040
The long-term funding package will run over 10 years and includes investment for Údarás na Gaeltachta of €105 million to help drive employment in the Gaeltacht with targets of 1,000 new jobs to be created a year. Some €33 million will be invested in the Gaeltacht Language Planning Process and €13 millon invested in Irish Language Networks and Gaeltacht Service Towns like Letterkenny, Galway, Dingle, Donegal Town and Dungloe. Another €27 millon will be invested in island marine infrastructures.
McLoughlin welcomes exciting new venture for Sligo as LiveTiles to establish AI innovation centre
Some 50 new high quality jobs will be created in Sligo this year by global software company LiveTiles, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Co-ops need to show solidarity with hard pressed farmers - Lombard
Co-ops needs to show solidarity with hard pressed farmers by not dropping the price of milk, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Donegal TD Joe McHugh welcomes €55,000 in Development Education funding for the Inishowen Development Partnership
This €55,000 funding for the Inishowen Development Partnership will help members of the public to see for themselves the importance of sustainability and improve their awareness of their role as global citizens.
Garda station needed for Cherrywood - Bailey
An Garda Síochána must examine the need for a new Garda Station in Cherrywood, Co. Dublin, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Rolling Stones Fans Can’t Get No Fair Transaction - Fans Gouged As TD Urges Action
Today, Rolling Stones fans were outraged as concerts across the globe sold out with tickets instantly appearing on Ticketmaster-owned Seatwave for multiples of face value. Fine Gael TD Noel Rock last year authored legislation to ban the above cost reselling of tickets and today called for that legislation to be enacted by Government immediately.
TII treatment of residents and sports clubs completely unacceptable - Rock
Fine Gael Dublin North West TD Noel Rock is putting together a coalition of sports groups and residents to campaign against their homes and properties being demolished for the proposed Metrolink.
Full credit to Dublin Fire Brigade for battling Ballymun hotel fire- Rock
Fine Gael TD for Dublin North West, Noel Rock, has praised the emergency services for bringing the fire at Ballymun’s Metro hotel under control.
DONEGAL TD JOE McHUGH WELCOMES JOBS BOOST FOR WEST OF THE COUNTY
Twelve staff to be recruited with new whiskey distillery and visitors’ centre at Coillín Darach, in Crolly. The boost that this investment will bring to the region should not be underestimated. The entrepreneurs behind the idea and support from Government and Údarás for this brilliant project will breathe new life back into an old landmark in west Donegal.
Brophy welcomes decision to rebuild Fortunestown store
The decision by Lidl to rebuild their Fortunestown store will be warmly welcomed, a Fine Gael TD has said.