The Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Mr. Paul Kehoe, T.D., recently met with visiting Lebanese Foreign Minister, Gebran Bassil

The Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Mr. Paul Kehoe, T.D., recently met with visiting Lebanese Foreign Minister, Gebran Bassil

Minister Bassil was on a two day official visit to Ireland. The Lebanese Foreign Minister was warmly welcomed by Minister Kehoe. Following a visit to Leinster House, Minister Bassil laid a wreath at the National Memorial in Merrion Square in honour of those members of the Defence Forces who have ...

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Minister McEntee attends the EU Foreign Affairs Council to discuss the EU Global Strategy, CFSP Effectiveness and Sudan

Minister McEntee attends the EU Foreign Affairs Council to discuss the EU Global Strategy, CFSP Effectiveness and Sudan

Minister of State for European Affairs, Helen McEntee T.D., is in Luxembourg today to attend a meeting of EU Foreign Ministers. At the Foreign Affairs Council, Ministers will discuss the EU Global Strategy, CFSP Effectiveness and Sudan. They will also have a meeting with the Foreign Minister of Jordan. Speaking ...

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Appointment of new President of Little Island Business Association

Appointment of new President of Little Island Business Association

Little Island Business Association is delighted to announce the appointment of its new President John Minihan, following the retirement of the first President of the Association William Cuddy who has been involved since its foundation in 2012. John Minihan has a number of business interests in the area and in ...

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Minister Creed leads Agri-Food Trade Mission to Japan and the Republic of Korea

Minister Creed leads Agri-Food Trade Mission to Japan and the Republic of Korea

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed T.D. will this week lead an agri-food trade mission to Japan and the Republic of Korea. Both countries have been prioritised as markets with significant growth opportunities for Irish food and drink exports. Speaking ahead of the Trade Mission, Minister ...

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Minister Katherine Zappone T.D. launches The Universal Design Guidelines for Early Learning and Care settings

Minister Katherine Zappone T.D. launches The Universal Design Guidelines for Early Learning and Care settings

Today the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Dr Katherine Zappone launches the Universal Design Guidelines for Early Learning and Care (ELC) settings. These guidelines are an important step in making all ELC services accessible to all children.  This publication will offer guidance on the refurbishment, renovation and the building ...

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