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November  14th,  2018

Statement by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on Withdrawal Agreement

I am pleased that agreement has been reached between the EU and UK negotiators on a draft Withdrawal Agreement and an outline of the Joint Political Declaration on the future relationship...

November  11th,  2018

Taoiseach to attend the Armistice Day Commemoration in Paris

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, is in Paris today (Sunday) to attend the Armistice Day Commemoration at the Arc de Triomphe. Over 70 Heads of State and Government are expected...

November  7th,  2018

Government launches Be Winter Ready Information Campaign

The Government today launched the ‘Be Winter-Ready’ 2018 -2019 Information Campaign...

November  6th,  2018

Taoiseach & Minister McEntee attending European summit in Finland

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar is in Helsinki today for bilateral meetings with the President of Finland, Sauli Niinistö, and the Prime Minister of Finland, Juri Sipilä.

November  6th,  2018

Inauguration of President Michael D. Higgins and Armistice Commemorations

At its meeting today, 6 November 2018, the Government noted the historic re-election of President Higgins

November  5th,  2018

Statement regarding a phone call between An Taoiseach and the UK Prime Minister

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar spoke to the British Prime Minister, Theresa May this morning by phone. She sought the call in order to update the Taoiseach on the current state of the Brexit...