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May  24th,  2018

Minister Breen welcomes GDPR

Minister of State with special responsibility for Data Protection, Pat Breen, welcomes the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force today across the European Union...

May  23rd,  2018

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar welcomes Belgian Prime Minister, Charles Michel, to Government Buildings in Dublin for a bilateral meeting today

Varadkar holds talks on Brexit & other major EU matters with Belgian PM in Dublin today

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.