The Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) published a paper, co-authored by officials from the Department of Finance, entitled “Recent Trends in SME investment in Ireland: Exploring the Pandemic and the Barriers to Growth.”

Ministers Michael McGrath, and Joe O’Brien launch the ‘Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) Annual Report 2021’ at the Mansion House in Dublin.

On 12 July, the Security Council adopted a resolution extending the mandate for the UN’s cross border humanitarian operation between Türkiye and North-West Syria. This operation provides vital support for over 4 million people in North West Syria.

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD and Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly TD have today announced an agreement with the Irish medical schools to increase the number of places available for EU students by 200 over the next five years.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has expressed his deep sadness at the passing of District Court Judge, former TD, and County Councillor Seamus Hughes.

Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin TD, has today tabled a number of Government amendments to the Online Safety and Media Regulation (OSMR) Bill.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin and Joe O’Brien, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development today (Monday, 11 July 2022) held a joint visit to Ballymun.

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD has today launched the national recruitment campaign for regional and national leaders to drive literacy reforms.

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys, has today approved €7.5 million in funding to re-develop 36 derelict and vacant properties in rural Ireland into new community hubs.

The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar today published Ireland’s new National Smart Specialisation Strategy (S3) 2022-2027 to identify and invest in the strengths and opportunities of every region in the country.