Creed announces €1.5m of Grants to support €4m in investment by 20 Seafood Companies

Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., today announced the award of €1,532,230 in grants to 20 seafood enterprises in 10 different counties under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund Operational Programme for the seafood sector. The grant awards will support total investment of €4,018,852 in the fisheries, aquaculture and seafood processing sectors.  The…

Survey of the Irish Diaspora in Asia

Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development Ciaran Cannon T.D., recently published the results of a survey conducted of the Irish Diaspora in Asia. The survey was undertaken by the Irish Abroad Unit in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in conjunction with Ireland’s Embassies and Consulates in the region. A total…