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March  31st,  2020

Taoiseach and Chinese Premier speak by phone

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

March  31st,  2020

Minister Humphreys Welcomes EU Approval on €200m Fund to Support Irish Business during Covid-19 Crisis

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, T.D., welcomes today’s announcement by the European Commission to approve Ireland's €200 million scheme, in line with EU State aid rules, to provide financial support to Irish companies affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

March  30th,  2020

Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team 30th March

Update from the National Public Health Emergency Team

March  30th,  2020

Taoiseach and Minister for Health welcome public private partnership to help increase hospital capacity in Covid-19 emergency

The Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, and the Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, have today (Monday) welcomed a new public private partnership between the HSE and the Private Hospitals’...

March  30th,  2020

Ministers remind companies that Income Support Scheme available for those affected by COVID crisis

Government Ministers are sending a message to employers who have been, or expect to be, hit by the COVID-19 crisis that a significant package of supports is available to assist them during this time of unprecedented difficulty.

March  29th,  2020

Further Update on Homeless Services in light of new restrictions

For the duration of the current crisis staff working in homeless NGOs providing emergency accommodation to homeless households are deemed essential personnel.