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August 20th, 2014

Minister for the Diaspora, Jimmy Deenihan, congratulates Maria Walsh, the 2014 Rose of Tralee

Minister for the Diaspora, Jimmy Deenihan, T.D., today congratulated Maria Walsh, the Philadelphia Rose, on being crowned the 2014 Rose of Tralee…

August 20th, 2014

Minister Frances Fitzgerald publishes Garda Síochána (Amendment) (No. 3) Bill 2014

Frances Fitzgerald T.D., Minister for Justice and Equality, has today announced the publication of the Garda Síochána Amendment)(No. 3) Bill 2014…

August 20th, 2014

Minister Fitzgerald Publishes Legislation Providing for Greater Co-operation with other EU Countries in Criminal Justice

The Minister for Justice and Equality, Ms. Frances Fitzgerald, T.D., has announced the publication of the Criminal Justice (Mutual Assistance) (Amendment) Bill. This legislation will give effect to a…

August 20th, 2014

Minister announces first meeting of the commonage implementation committee

The first meeting of the new Commonage Implementation Committee will take place on Tuesday 26th August, the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, announced today….

August 19th, 2014

Minister Fitzgerald publishes the Criminal Justice (Terrorist Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2014

The Minister for Justice and Equality, Ms. Frances Fitzgerald T.D., today published the Criminal Justice (Terrorist Offences) (Amendment) Bill 2014…

August 19th, 2014

Health Minister welcomes C&AG Report on Day Surgery

The Comptroller & Auditor General report on Managing Elective Day Surgery has been published before the Dáil, in accordance with the Comptroller & Auditor General (Amendment) Act 1993, which requires that…

August 19th, 2014

Statement by Minister for Health Leo Varadkar on new role for Secretary General ahead of retirement in 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has announced that the Secretary General of the Department of Health, Dr Ambrose McLoughlin, will be moving to a new role supporting the implementation of the Healthy Ireland…

August 19th, 2014

Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan T.D. welcomes PTSB Group results for the first half of 2014

The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan T.D. today (19 August 2014) welcomed the half year 2014 results of the PTSB Group….

August 19th, 2014

Ireland pays tribute to aid workers on World Humanitarian Day

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan, TD, and Minister for Development, Trade Promotion and North South Co-operation…

August 18th, 2014

Minister McHugh Gives Green Light to Major Survey for North Midlands

Major regional geological survey of the north midlands area—including counties Galway, Roscommon, Longford and Westmeath—has the potential…

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