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May  23rd,  2022

Minister Donohoe commences law to regulate all providers of hire purchase & PCP agreements

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, TD, has signed an order to commence the Consumer Protection (Regulation of Retail Credit and Credit Servicing Firms) Act 2022.,,

May  23rd,  2022

Minister Brophy announces crisis food security funding in response to global impact of war in Ukraine

Minister for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy, T.D., has announced funding of €1 million to the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s (IFAD) Crisis Response Initiative in response to the global food security impact of the Russian invasion of Ukraine worldwide...

May  23rd,  2022

Best Month Ever for Trade - Tánaiste

The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD, today welcomed the latest Goods Exports and Imports release from the Central Statistics Office, with preliminary figures showing that the value of Ireland’s goods exports and imports from Ireland rose to their highest monthly levels on record...

May  23rd,  2022

Minister for Health publishes the National Clinical Guideline No. 29: Unexpected Intraoperative Life Threatening Haemorrhage

Today, the Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly welcomes the publication of a new National Clinical Effectiveness Guideline to provide clinical staff with evidence-based actions to assist with preventing, recognising, managing and responding to an unexpected intraoperative life threatening haemorrhage...

May  23rd,  2022

10 artists receive Markievicz Award to create work that reflects on the role of women in Irish history

The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin TD, today announced the 10 new recipients of the Decade of Centenaries Markievicz Award for artists...

May  22nd,  2022

Minister for Health announces plans for HPV vaccine catch-up programme

Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly TD, has welcomed updated advice from the National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) in relation to the HPV Vaccination Programme...