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December  11th,  2019

Government launches consultation on Flexible Working under Future Jobs Ireland

The consultation seeks the views of employers, employees, trade unions and the general public on flexible working. Flexible working is crucial to young families and those with disabilities.

December  11th,  2019

Taoiseach and Minister Zappone host event marking launch of National Childcare Scheme

The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone has today marked the opening of the National Childcare Scheme (NCS) for online applications...

December  10th,  2019

Government approves Official Languages (Amendment) Bill 2019

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and the Government Chief Whip and Minister for State for the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands, Seán Kyne today announced that the Cabinet...

December  10th,  2019

Minister Zappone publishes the General Scheme of Institutional Burials Bill

The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone TD, has published the General Scheme of the Certain Institutional Burials (Authorised Interventions) Bill...

December  10th,  2019

Commission on the Future of Irish Public Service Broadcasting to be Established

The Government have today (Tuesday the 10th of December 2019) responded to RTÉ’s revised strategy, announcing a Commission on the Future of Irish Public Service Broadcasting...

December  6th,  2019

Taoiseach warns we cannot take our strong economy for granted

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said we cannot afford to be complacent about the strong performance of our economy...