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April  29th,  2017

Comments by Taoiseach Enda Kenny following European Council

This has been an important day for the European Union and for Ireland. Today, we agreed the guidelines for our negotiations with the UK...

April  27th,  2017

Shire To Create 150 New Jobs

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Jobs Minister Mary Mitchell O'Connor today attended the opening of new offices for Shire plc, the global leader in serving patients with rare diseases...

April  26th,  2017

Minister Harris gets green light for €1bn new children’s hospital

Health Minister Simon Harris today announced that the Government has approved the investment required to enable the National Paediatric Hospital Development...

April  20th,  2017

Taoiseach meeting with Prime Ministers of the Netherlands and Denmark

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is in the Hague today for a meeting with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte and the Prime Minister of Denmark, Lars Løkke Rasmussen...

April  18th,  2017

Minister Bruton Announces Measures to Tackle School Costs

Education Minister Richard Bruton today announced that he will publish a circular to be adopted by schools to reduce the cost of school uniforms and other costs...

April  16th,  2017

State Commemoration to mark the 101st Anniversary of the 1916 Rising

A Ceremony to mark the 101st Anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising took place outside the GPO, O’Connell Street today...