Plenary Meeting of the North South Ministerial Council to discuss tackling youth unemployment
The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, will today chair the Sixteenth plenary meeting of the North South Ministerial Council (NSMC) in Dublin Castle.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD to travel to Berlin for round table meeting of EU leaders on Youth Employment
The Taoiseach, Mr Enda Kenny TD, will today travel to Berlin for a round table meeting of EU leaders on Youth Employment hosted by Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Statement by the Taoiseach on the outcome of the European Council, Brussels, 27-28 June 2013 Dáil Éireann, 2 July 2013
I am very pleased to brief the House on the outcome of last month’s meeting of the European Council which took place in Brussels on Thursday and Friday of last week, 27-28 June, the last two working days of the Irish Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
€375k in new funding to support aviation sector in Ireland – Minister Bruton
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, today (Monday) launched the new Enterprise Ireland €375K Competitive Feasibility Fund aimed at stimulating new start-ups, or expansion of existing business activity in the aviation sector.
€40 million research investment in pharma sector by Government and industry – Minister Bruton
Mr Richard Bruton TD, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation and Mr Seán Sherlock TD, Minister for Research and Innovation today (Monday) announced funding, through the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, of €30 million to support world-class research at the Synthesis & Solid State Pharmaceutical Centre (SSPC) based at the University of Limerick.
Gathering is growing tourism as Varadkar welcomes rises across all main markets
Visitor numbers increased by 6% from all of Ireland’s main markets in the first five months of the year – and by 8% between March and May – which Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport Leo Varadkar said shows the Gathering is gaining momentum.
Pfizer announces $130 million investment in two Irish manufacturing sites- Bruton
New specialist high-tech capability to be developed at Ringaskiddy; production expansion at Grange Castle creating 250 construction jobs
Credit Union and Co-operation with Overseas Regulators Act 2012 Implementation Plan - 1 July 2013
The Minister for Finance, Mr Michael Noonan TD, has today published the implementation plan for outstanding sections of the Credit Union and Co-operation with Overseas Regulators Act 2012.
Minister Shatter highlights continuing Garda successes in driving down crime by 8%
Speaking today on the publication of the Central Statistics Office recorded crime statistics for the twelve month period ending with the first quarter of 2013...
Shatter supports Pride Day Rally and congratulates Irish Prison Service on initiative
Pride Day Rally is a solidarity rally on the human-rights journey toward LGBT equality. Recognising the need for reform, the rally focuses this year on the civil rights of transgender persons.