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The Government today approved publication of the Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid-19) Bill 2020. The Bill makes exceptional provision for emergency measures to mitigate...

The Government has today announced a National Covid-19 Income Support Scheme to provide financial support to Irish workers and companies affected by the crisis...

Since the threat of Covid 19 became apparent a number of weeks ago, the Department of Housing Planning and Local Government, the DRHE, NGO’s and local authorities across the country have been working alongside the HSE to protect those in Emergency Accommodation during the current crisis. Early meetings between Minister Murphy and the DRHE resulted in work to secure the necessary facilities for self-isolation for those in Emergency Accommodation

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, today announced that the new Microfinance Ireland COVID-19 loan, which was announced by the...

An Tánaiste, Simon Coveney, and Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Brandon Lewis, spoke this afternoon by phone.

The Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, provided an update on developments regarding her Department’s employer refund scheme.

General Travel Advisory for Irish citizens traveling overseas ...

In light of the need to facilitate social distancing and the expected additional burdens on medical services from Covid-19, the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross...

The Government has today (20 March, 2020) agreed with local authorities that they should agree to defer rates payments due from the most immediately impacted businesses...

Civil Defence (Cosaint Shibhialta) is a statutory volunteer-based organisation established in the 1950s. Nationally, Civil Defence is managed by 35 Local Authority Civil Defence Officers with...

 

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