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September  22nd,  2016

Pillar 1 of Rebuilding Ireland Launched

Minister for Housing Simon Coveney today outlined the details of the Homelessness Pillar...

September  16th,  2016

Agreement in principle for a revised salary scale for new entrant teachers

Officials from the Department of Education and Skills, the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform and representatives from the INTO and TUI have had a series of meetings since...

September  16th,  2016

Taoiseach attends EU Summit

The Taoiseach, Mr Enda Kenny, will today, Friday, attend a Summit of the 27 EU Heads of State and Government in Bratislava....

September  15th,  2016

Launch of Action Plan for Education

The Government today launched the first Action Plan for Education, the Department of Education’s three year strategy statement led by Minister Richard Bruton.

September  14th,  2016

Government Statement on the C&AG Special Report on NAMA Sale of Project Eagle

The Government has considered the C&AG report on the sale of Project Eagle in detail at its meeting today.

September  14th,  2016

Minister Bruton congratulates students on Junior Certificate Results

Education Minister Richard Bruton today congratulated students, parents and teachers following the release of the Junior Certificate Examination results for 2016. 60,247 students, an increase of 1.2% on 2015, will receive their results today...