Communications

Western Ireland is set to be the focus for Tellus – a geological mapping project which collects geophysical and geochemical data on rocks, soil and water across Ireland – in the months ahead...

Minister White has announced that the Government consented today to the appointment of Dee Forbes as the new Director General of RTÉ in accordance with Section 89 of the Broadcasting Act 2009...

The Department notes recent statements in the media in relation to the State Intervention to provide high speed broadband to over 750,000 premises under the National Broadband Plan...

The 24 member companies of Geoscience Ireland have created 42 new jobs between them in the six months since 1 July 2015; that is according to GI’s twice yearly survey of its members...

The Government’s National Broadband Plan to extend high-speed broadband to all of rural Ireland over the next five years was welcomed today by Conal Henry, the Chief Executive of enet, which has built a 1 Gigabit...

Minister for Energy Alex White, TD, has published a draft framework document that outlines a process to identify potentially suitable land areas for the large-scale generation of onshore renewable electricity, including wind. The areas indicated in the document include land owned by state companies...

Good afternoon, As Minister for Data Protection, I am delighted to have the opportunity to speak to you today on Data Protection Day, or Data Privacy Day, depending on where in the world you live. Go raibh míle maith agaibh le haghaidh an cuireadh agus tá fáilte roimh go léir...

The Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Alex White, TD, today obtained Government approval for the reappointment of Ms. Noreen Wright to the Board of ESB for a second term of office. Ms. Wright will be reappointed as a Ministerial nominee to the Board with effect from 28 June 2016...

The Minister for Diaspora Affairs this evening launched the next phase of the Digital Repository of Ireland’s Inspiring Ireland initiative which will paint a picture of people’s everday lives during 1916 through a series of online multimedia exhibitions...

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Data Protection Minister Dara Murphy today announced that 21 Fitzwilliam Square South, Dublin 2 has been secured as the new Dublin premises for the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner (ODPC)...

 

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