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August  1st,  2015

State marks centenary of O’Donovan Rossa funeral

President Michael D. Higgins will today lead the official State commemoration of the centenary of the funeral of Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin...

August  1st,  2015

Workers can accrue annual leave while on long-term sick leave from today – Minister Nash

Business and Employment Minister Ged Nash has announced that from today, workers will be able to accrue annual leave when they are on long term sick leave...

July  31st,  2015

Weekly Round Up: July 25th – 31st

Every Friday, we bring you the top five Government news stories of the week. Catch up on what you might have missed here. Click on the headlines to read the full story...

July  31st,  2015

Ministers announce commencement of Free GP Care for Everyone over 70

Health Minister Leo Varadkar and Primary Care Minister Kathleen Lynch today announced the start of registration for the Free GP Care service for people aged 70 and over, which will commence on...

July  30th,  2015

Minister Harris welcomes new international financial services apprenticeship proposals

Minister of State for International Banking, Simon Harris, welcomed the announcement today by Education Minister Jan O'Sullivan and Skills...

July  30th,  2015

Minister for Finance welcomes CSO data showing robust growth in the opening quarter of this year

Commenting on the release of the CSO's national accounts for last year and estimates for the first quarter of this year. Finance Minister Michael Noonan said...