News & Statements
Cannon calls on Irish communities worldwide to contribute to special stamp set
Minister for the Diaspora and International Development, Ciaran Cannon, is calling on Irish communities across the world to submit ideas for a special commemorative stamp set celebrating the Irish diaspora.
Cannon says Brexit agreement will be welcomed by Irish in the UK
Minister for the Diaspora and International Development, Ciaran Cannon, has welcomed the guarantee that there will be no hard border between Northern Ireland and the Republic and said it will be especially welcomed by Irish people across the UK.
Cannon congratulates Boston mayor with Galway roots
Minister for the Diaspora and International Development, Ciaran Cannon, has congratulated Boston’s Marty Walsh on his election to a second term as Mayor.
Taoiseach confirms that Apple remains committed to Athenry site- Cannon
Fine Gael Minister Ciaran Cannon has confirmed today that Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with Apple executives last week and that Apple remains committed to its €850m data centre investment in Athenry.
Diaspora Minister connects 21,000 Irish abroad to Galway homecoming
The Minister for the Diaspora connected 21,000 Irish people abroad to the Galway hurlers’ homecoming through Facebook Live.
New wastewater plant for Kinvara – Cannon
Fine Gael TD for Galway East, Ciaran Cannon, says the construction of a new wastewater treatment plant in Kinvara is very welcome and will end the totally unacceptable practice of untreated sewage being discharged directly into Kinvara Bay.
A privilege to work alongside a politician who never lost his zeal for reform – Cannon
Fine Gael Galway East TD and Minister of State at the Department of Education, Ciaran Cannon, has today (Wednesday) paid tribute to his departmental colleague, Ruairi Quinn TD, who has announced he is stepping down.