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Government responds comprehensively to Mulvey Report recommendations for North East Inner City

17th February, 2017

  Government accepts recommendations of the Mulvey Report for regeneration of the North East Inner City Ring-fenced funding of €5 million will support implementation......

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Speech on Motion of Confidence in the Government

15th February, 2017

Our country faces great challenges from abroad following the Brexit referendum and the new American administration.   At home we face the urgent need......

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Statement to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement

9th February, 2017

I am very pleased to be here today to discuss with you the implications of Brexit for the Good Friday Agreement. I am aware......

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Minister Donohoe announces new approach to reviewing Government public spending to ensure better value for taxpayer

8th February, 2017

The review of current expenditure will consider the totality of day-to-day Departmental expenditure over a three year period   The Minister for Public Expenditure......

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Capital Plan Review – Op-ed for SBP

5th February, 2017

Ireland is a growing country. Since the early 1990s, the number of people living here has risen from just over 3.5 million to over......

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