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June  1st,  2023

Minister Hackett announces €10 million investment in the Horticulture Sector

The Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine with special responsibility for Horticulture, Senator Pippa Hackett, today announced the opening of the 2023 Scheme of Investment Aid for the Development of the Commercial Horticulture Sector.

June  1st,  2023

Arts, creative and cultural activities boost quality of life and help combat depression and anxiety, new research confirms

Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin, T.D., announced today the results of a research collaboration with the Irish Longitudinal Study on Aging (TILDA), at Trinity College Dublin.

June  1st,  2023

Tánaiste launches DFA Statement of Strategy 2023-2025

The Tánaiste, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Defence, Micheál Martin TD has today launched a new Statement of Strategy for the Department of Foreign Affairs, for the period 2023 to 2025. This Statement of Strategy sets out the Department’s key priorities for the next two and a half years, across six high-level goals.

June  1st,  2023

Minister Humphreys and Minister Joe O’Brien host the annual Social Inclusion Forum

Minister for Social Protection, Heather Humphreys TD, and Minister of State, Joe O’Brien TD, today hosted the Department of Social Protection’s annual Social Inclusion Forum.

June  1st,  2023

Minister Harris marks the commencement of the construction of the new Digital Media Building at IADT

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD has today marked the commencement of the construction works of a new Digital Media Building at IADT in Dún Laoghaire.

June  1st,  2023

Minister Foley reminds all families to complete applications for school transport before the deadline date of 9 June

Minister for Education Norma Foley TD today (1 June) encouraged all families who require school transport services to complete their applications on the Bus Éireann family portal before the closing date of 9 June.