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May  4th,  2016

Bruton welcomes continuing fall in unemployment but cautions of major challenges ahead

Jobs Minister Richard Bruton today welcomed the publication of the official CSO monthly unemployment figures, showing a fall in the unemployment...

April  29th,  2016

Second Interim Report of the Commission of Investigation (Irish Bank Resolution Corporation)

The Taoiseach is today publishing the Second Interim Report of the Commission of Investigation (Irish Bank Resolution Corporation) chaired by Judge Brian Cregan....

April  29th,  2016

Taoiseach, Fitzgerald meet senior Gardaí to discuss gang-related crimes

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald today met with senior officers of An Garda Síochána. The Taoiseach and the Minister were briefed...

April  28th,  2016

Planning permission granted for new children's hospital

An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission for the new children's hospital on a campus shared with St James's Hospital and the Paediatric OPD and Urgent...

April  27th,  2016

16.6% increase in overseas visits

CSO data released today shows that the number of overseas visits to Ireland between January - March 2016 increased by 16.6% compared to the corresponding period in 2015...

April  22nd,  2016

First Strategy Statement for the Workplace Relations Commission Launched

Jobs Minister Richard Bruton today launched the first Strategy Statement of the Workplace Relations Commission, aimed at embedding the radical reforms which have...