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May  25th,  2015

Marriage Bill 2015 to be enacted by end of July - Fitzgerald

It's hoped the Marriage Bill 2015 will be enacted by the end of July. Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald today announced her intention to have the Bill enacted, as she is "conscious that many couples will want to get married...

May  25th,  2015

Statement by Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the death of Bill O'Herlihy

"I was deeply saddened to hear of the untimely death of Bill O’Herlihy. "Throughout his career in the media, Bill was a consummate professional, both in current affairs journalism and, latterly in sports broadcasting...

May  25th,  2015

Reforms to the Student Immigration System for International Education Announced

Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan and Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald today announced that the Government has approved the implementation of a series of reforms to the student immigration system for international education...

May  23rd,  2015

Taoiseach and Tánaiste welcome the Passing of Marriage Equality Referendum

Speaking at a press conference from Dublin Castle at the end of the Marriage Equality referendum, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said:...

May  22nd,  2015

Minister O’Sullivan Welcomes Breakthrough in Junior Cycle Reform

Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan has welcomed the breakthrough in negotiations on junior cycle reform, following the publication today of proposals agreed between the Minister and...

May  22nd,  2015

Minister Noonan concludes series of meetings with mortgage lenders

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has concluded a constructive series of meetings with senior management of Ireland’s six main mortgage lenders...