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November  28th,  2014

Ireland to proceed with first tranche in early repayment of IMF loans

Following approval procedures in Sweden, Denmark and UK (providers of bilateral loans) and agreement from EU member states to complete the early repayment of €18 billion of IMF loans...

November  28th,  2014

Taoiseach to attend British-Irish Council Summit in Isle of Man

Taoiseach, Enda Kenny is today attending the British Irish Council Summit being hosted in the Isle of Man today by Chief Minister Allan Bell...

November  26th,  2014

Social Housing Strategy 2020 Launched

Environment Minister Alan Kelly together with his Minister of State Paudie Coffey today launched the ‘Social Housing Strategy 2020: Support, Supply and Reform’...

November  26th,  2014

80,000 extra people at work since Action Plan for Jobs was launched – Bruton

Jobs Minister Richard Bruton today welcomed the latest official employment figures from the independent Central Statistics Office, showing that just under 80,000...

November  25th,  2014

Lynch & Varadkar announce ten key actions for Medical Card System

Primary and Social Care Minister Kathleen Lynch and Health Minister Leo Varadkar have welcomed steps by the HSE to enhance the operation of the medical card scheme and make it more sensitive to people’s needs, especially arrangements relating...

November  25th,  2014

Nóirin O’Sullivan appointed as Garda Commissioner

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has today announced that the Government has decided to appoint Ms. Nóirin O’Sullivan as Garda Commissioner. The decision was taken at today’s Cabinet meeting...