The Minister for Defence and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Simon Coveney, T.D., today (24 October) reviewed the members of the 121st Infantry Battalion who will leave in the coming weeks for service with the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL). The UNIFIL mission continues to represent Ireland’s largest overseas deployment.

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD has today, 24th October, officially opened South East Technological University.

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD, UK Minister for Science and Investment Security, Nusrat Ghani MP and Northern Irish Minister for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, Edwin Poots MLA, have today announced a €74 million (£64 million) investment to create new collaborative research centres across Ireland, Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan today announced a pilot scheme for the provision of zebra crossings without the flashing orange Belisha beacon lights.

The Minister of State for the Gaeltacht and Sport, Jack Chambers TD, launched the Baile Átha Cliath le Gaeilge website and initiative at an event in the Mansion House this evening, Saturday, 22 October 2022. Minister of State Chambers approved €325,000 for Conradh na Gaeilge to establish and develop the Baile Átha Cliath (BÁC) le Gaeilge project for the period 2021 to 2024.

Minister of State with responsibility for Community Development and Charities, Joe O’Brien, T.D., today (21st October) addressed the fourth National Public Participation Network Conference held in the Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise

Mr. Simon Coveney, T.D., Minister for Defence and Foreign Affairs today (21st October 2022) welcomed the extension of the Naval Personnel Sea Going Tax Credit in the Finance Bill 2022, which was published today by Mr. Paschal Donohoe, T.D., Minister for Finance.

Minister for Further and Higher Education Simon Harris TD today welcomed the launch of a new partnership on research between his Department and the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) to help drive ambition on skills and talent.