New supports for self-employed in Budget – Butler
The self-employed are set to become eligible for Jobseeker’s Benefit in 2019, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Government support will help promote quality journalism – Naughton
Chairperson of the Oireachtas Communications Committee Hildegarde Naughton has welcomed the retention of a nine-percent VAT rate for newspapers, and a reduction of the rate to nine percent for online publications.
Budget Statement of the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform, Mr. Paschal Donohoe T.D.
Today I present my second Budget to this house and to the Irish people as the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform. A decade on from the financial and economic crisis that wrought havoc with the lives and aspirations of so many of our citizens, I can report that our economy is again growing strongly and sustainably.
A time for responsibility, not risk – Fine Gael
On the eve of Budget 2019, Fine Gael has called out as reckless and irresponsible the tax, borrow and spend promises made by Sinn Féin, the Labour Party, the Social Democrats and the Green Party in their alternative budgets published last week.
Redevelopment of Sportsground will be a huge boost to Galway – Naughton
Connacht Rugby has revealed plans for a €30-million redevelopment of the Sportsground, which will transform its home into a top-class 12,000-capacity stadium and high-performance training centre.
Speech of An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar T.D., at the 15th Fine Gael Presidential Dinner 2018
Minister Mitchell O’Connor convened a major higher education workshop on consent and tackling sexual violence
Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Education and Skills, with special responsibility for Higher Education has today (4th October 2018) brought together higher education representatives, students unions and other stakeholders for a workshop on consent and tackling sexual violence in third level education.
600 jobs for Castletroy with Edwards Lifesciences €80 million manufacturing site – O’Donnell
Castletroy-based Limerick Senator, Kieran O’Donnell, has welcomed the announcement of 600 new jobs for the area.
Focus must now return to hammering out a Brexit deal – Richmond
The focus of Brexit talks must now return to hammering out a deal in the coming days, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Government decision puts Galway bypass on the right road - Naughton
The Government has approved a business case for the €600-million Galway City Ring Road, clearing the way for the County Council to submit an application for the proposed scheme to An Bord Pleanála.