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April  2nd,  2020

Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team 2nd April

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that 13 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ireland have died...

April  2nd,  2020

Q1 Exchequer Returns highlight first impact of Covid-19 crisis on public finances

An Exchequer deficit of €2,535 million was recorded to end-March 2020...

April  2nd,  2020

New Government webpage available to receive offers of Covid-19 assistance

The Office of Government Procurement recently launched a webpage to facilitate offers of assistance from businesses and other organisations that are seeking to provide supplies or services in support of the national response to Covid-19...

April  2nd,  2020

Covid-19: Ireland launches “The Community Call” in major nationwide volunteering effort

The Community Call, a major initiative that links local and national government with the community and voluntary sectors, was announced today by Government...

March  31st,  2020

Statement on response to COVID-19 on the island of Ireland

Statement on response to COVID-19 on the island of Ireland...

March  31st,  2020

Taoiseach and Chinese Premier speak by phone

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar spoke by phone with Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang, this morning.