The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O'Brien TD, has today (17 May 2023) announced that the Maritime Area Regulatory Authority (MARA) will be established on 17th July, 2023

Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly has today (16 May 2023) launched Organ Donor Awareness Week 2023.

The European Commission today (15th May) published its spring forecasts for Ireland, the euro area, European Union and other European countries.

The Minister for Public Expenditure, NDP Delivery and Reform and President of the Eurogroup, Paschal Donohoe, T.D., is in Brussels today (Monday) to chair the May Eurogroup meeting of European Finance Ministers

The Department of Defence can confirm the arrival of a transport ship carrying 2 Inshore Patrol Vessels (IPVs) onboard today. The IPVs are scheduled to arrive and berth in Ringaskiddy, Cork at 17:30 today (14th May). Other cargo and preparation work will be undertaken tomorrow (Monday 15th).

President of the Eurogroup and Minister for Public Expenditure, NDP Delivery and Reform, Paschal Donohoe, T.D., is in Japan where he will participate in the G7 meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors.

Minister Jack Chambers has today reminded licensed road haulage operators to submit their applications for the Licensed Haulage Support Scheme 2023

The Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan TD and the Minister of State for Transport, Jack Chambers TD today welcomed the transfer of Shannon Heritage from The Shannon Airport Group to Clare County Council. The necessary consents to enable the transfer have been provided by Minister Ryan and the Minister for Public Expenditure, NDP Delivery and Reform, Pascal Donohoe TD.