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May  23rd,  2018

Government approves drafting of Rainy Day Fund Bill

Fund aims to strengthen public finances and improve Irish economy’s resilience to external economic shocks

May  23rd,  2018

Government seeks views on strategic risks facing Ireland

Draft National Risk Assessment 2018 published for public consultation

May  16th,  2018

Statement by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on the death of Tom Murphy

I was saddened to hear of the death of one of our most important playwrights, Tom Murphy. His relentless imagination and his restless exploration of the human condition challenged us...

May  15th,  2018

Government to establish new independent Board for the HSE

Minister for Health Simon Harris TD today received Government approval for the drafting of a Bill to establish an independent Board for the HSE.

May  14th,  2018

Government launch new project to bring specialised therapists into schools and pre-schools

150 schools and pre-schools taking part in Pilot, which focuses on early intervention and tailored supports.

May  13th,  2018

Tánaiste Simon Coveney hosts French FM Le Drian

Tánaiste Simon Coveney will host his French counterpart, Jean-Yves Le Drian, in Farmleigh this evening for discussions on Brexit, the Middle East Peace Process, EU-Africa relations...