News & Statements
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
New international treaty will increase access to books for visually impaired persons – Minister Bruton
A new international treaty will improve book access for visually impaired people, particularly those in developing countries, according to Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD.
Statement from Minister Bruton re Registered Employment Agreements
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton T.D. today [Thursday] stated that he intends to bring forward legislation to address the recent Supreme Court ruling that struck down Registered Employment Agreements.
Entrepreneurship Forum holds first meeting chaired by Sean O’Sullivan – Minister Bruton
Forum includes inventor of the SMS message, serial entrepreneurs in the tech, food and services sector and leading academic on entrepreneurship.
Irish Presidency secures agreement on new Employment and Social Innovation (EASI) programme
The agreement secured by the Irish Presidency today (Wednesday) in Brussels on the new Employment and Social Innovation (EASI) programme (formerly known provisionally as the Programme for Social Change and Innovation) will assist the EU’s employment efforts, according to Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD.
Government targets €21m fund at turning good ideas into good jobs for 2013 – Minister Bruton
Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Fund to aid economic recovery and create jobs.
Statement by Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton, TD re Industrial Relations
Speaking in Geneva today (Tuesday), where he is chairing an informal meeting of Ministers of Labour and Social Affairs taking place alongside the 102nd International Labour Conference, jointly organised by the ILO and the Irish Presidency of the European Union, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, said:
Minister Bruton secures agreement on general approach on €1bn European Globalisation Adjustment Fund
EU Employment Ministers under Irish Presidency approve European Council recommendations on employment and social policy reforms.
Goods exports up 6% on annual basis – Minister Bruton
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, today (Friday) welcomed new merchandise trade figures published by the CSO which show that goods exports in April are up 6% on the same month in 2012.
Potential for jobs and growth boost can help secure agreement to start EU-US Trade Talks – Minister Bruton
Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton is encouraging his fellow EU Trade Ministers to seize the opportunity to boost EU jobs and growth by agreeing at tomorrow’s (Friday 14th June) EU Trade Council to allow the start of EU-US trade talks.