Skills, research and disadvantage at the heart of Government plans to provide better funding for higher and further education – Ministers Donohoe & Bruton

10th March, 2017

Ministers launch consultation on proposed Exchequer-Employer mechanism aimed at providing €200m in extra funding & better outcomes for students & wider society   Views......

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Select Sub-Committee meeting on the Public Expenditure and Reform Group of Estimates

9th March, 2017

  Good morning all. I am pleased to have the opportunity to present the 2017 Estimates for my Department’s Group of Votes.   The......

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Minister Donohoe re-opens Home of Jameson following €11 million investment

6th March, 2017

‘Jameson Distillery Bow St.’ in Smithfield, Dublin to support Irish Whiskey Tourism Strategy aim of attracting 1.9 million whiskey tourists to Ireland annually by......

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New €7m EU investment in Wales and Ireland’s fisheries industry

2nd March, 2017

More than €7m of EU funds will be invested in science and technology projects to help protect and develop the marine life and the......

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Joint Statement of the Labour Employer Economic Forum on Brexit

28th February, 2017

The Taoiseach, Mr Enda Kenny, T.D., today chaired the second meeting of the Labour Employer Economic Forum (LEEF) which brought together representatives of employers......

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