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June  25th,  2016

First National LGBT Strategy for Young People

Children & Youth Affairs Minister Katherine Zappone has announced that her Department is to lead the development of Ireland first national...

June  24th,  2016

Irish Government Brexit Contingency Plans Announced

The Government today adopted a Contingency Framework identifying key policy issues to be managed by Government Departments arising from the referendum vote in the UK...

June  24th,  2016

Taoiseach on UK Vote to Leave European Union

In recent months the Irish Government has advocated...

June  22nd,  2016

Noonan welcomes agreement on Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive

Finance Minister Michael Noonan today welcomed the political agreement on the EU’s Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive...

June  21st,  2016

Taoiseach meets VP Biden

Taoiseach Enda Kenny today met with US Vice President Joe Biden at Government...

June  21st,  2016

Price Freeze and phased introduction of Pay-by-Weight in new Government plan

Environment Minister Simon Coveney today announced the successful conclusion of an agreement with the Waste Industry with regard to the introduction...