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October 31st, 2014

Minister Damien English wants researchers to think big

Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, Mr. Damien English T.D., today launched a new initiative to identify large-scale EU funding opportunities…

October 31st, 2014

Irish Abroad recognised for their contribution to Ireland at Presidential Distinguished Service Awards ceremony 2014

Actress Fionnula Flanagan, top EU civil servant Catherine Day, author Thomas Keneally and Irish-American activist and publisher Niall….

October 31st, 2014

Minister Humphreys launches book on history of Belgian WW1 refugees in Monaghan

Minister Humphreys launches book on history of Belgian WW1 refugees in Monaghanby Monaghan’s Belgian Square Centenary Association…

October 31st, 2014

Minister Humphreys holds positive update meeting with All Party Group on Commemorations

The Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys, has today (Thursday) held a positive meeting with the All Party Consultation…

October 30th, 2014

Treasure trove of artefacts found at Rathfarnham Castle by OPW

Mr. Simon Harris, TD, Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Minister Heather Humphreys…

October 30th, 2014

The Taoiseach and the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform launch The Civil Service Renewal Plan – A vision and three year action plan for the Civil Service

The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, today (30th October 2014) joined with Brendan Howlin, TD, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform to launch…

October 30th, 2014

Trade between Africa and Ireland to reach €24 billion by 2020 – Minister for Development, Trade Promotion and North South Cooperation, Seán Sherlock

Trade between Ireland and Africa is expected to reach €24 billion by 2020, Minister for Development, Trade Promotion and North South Cooperation…

October 30th, 2014

Minister Deenihan meets Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs, Fiona Hyslop MSP

Minister for the Diaspora, Jimmy Deenihan, TD, today met Fiona Hyslop MSP, Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Culture and…

October 30th, 2014

Ministers meet all NI Executive Parties in Belfast as first phase of Talks is completed

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan, and Minister of State, Seán Sherlock, spent Wednesday and Thursday engaged in meetings…

October 30th, 2014

Minister Kelly Highlights the Importance of Fire Safety at Halloween

Minister for the Environment, Community & Local Government, Mr Alan Kelly TD has today (30 October 2014) advised parents to be aware…

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