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July  18th,  2018

Cabinet Agrees Brexit Preparedness Measures

Building on the extensive work already underway since the UK’s decision to leave the EU, the Government today signed off on a number of key Brexit

July  13th,  2018

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar launches the Rural & Regional strand of Project Ireland 2040

The plan recognises rural Ireland's vast potential

July  12th,  2018

Taoiseach launches plans to develop new Grand Canal Innovation District

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is today launching plans for the development of a new Grand Canal Innovation District. The initiative is central to the Government’s aim to make Ireland the tech...

July  11th,  2018

Taoiseach launches Government’s Action Plan for Online Safety

The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was today (Wednesday) joined by a number of Government Ministers to launch the Government’s Action Plan for Online Safety.

July  4th,  2018

Statement by the Taoiseach following the European Council

Tá áthas orm labhairt os comhair an Dáil inniú faoi chruinniú Chomhairle an Aontais Eorpaigh a bhí ar siúl sa Bhruiséal Déardaoin agus Dé hAoine...

July  3rd,  2018

Minister Donohoe welcomes solid Q2 2018 Exchequer Returns

Exchequer deficit of €823 million. This compares to a surplus of €2,485 million in the same period last year. When adjusted for the impact of the AIB share sale in June 2017, the Exchequer balance shows an underlying annual decrease of €323 million.