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October  23rd,  2017

Two major hospital projects move a step closer

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Health Minister Simon Harris today officially turned the sod on...

October  20th,  2017

Minister Donohoe updates Limerick & Galway on Budget 2018

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe is in Limerick and Galway today as part of a regional programme to discuss Budget 2018...

October  19th,  2017

Minister Donohoe publishes Finance Bill 2017

The Government has today (Thursday) published Finance Bill 2017. Adhering to the process of Budget reform, it continues the practice of publishing the Bill as soon as possible after Budget...

October  18th,  2017

Taoiseach travels to European Council in Brussels

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar will attend the European Council meeting in Brussels today and Friday to discuss a range of current EU challenges, the Future of Europeagenda and the...

October  16th,  2017

Minister Eoghan Murphy provides update on homelessness services during Storm Ophelia

In relation to homelessness the priority continues to be ensuring that any homeless person will have access to shelter during Storm Ophelia and the following is the up to date position...

October  16th,  2017

Schools to Remain Closed Tomorrow – Tuesday 17 October

Following careful consideration by the National Emergency Coordination Group, the Department of Education and Skills, has decided that all schools will remain closed tomorrow...