Government achievements overview

Government achievements overview ‘The Government has Stabilised the Economy’ — Economic Depts Growth & Sustainability have Returned                                                                   Department / Finance Achievements The economy has returned to growth, with 1.5% GDP growth in Q3 2013.Real GDP growth of 2.2% in 2011 and 0.2% in 2012, […]

Lifeskills survey of schools

Lifeskills survey of schools Minister for Health welcomes the publication of the “Lifeskills” survey of schools   The Minister for Health, Dr James Reilly TD, has welcomed the publication of the 2012 Lifeskills Survey of schools. The lifeskills survey of schools found that schools are playing an important role in promoting a Healthy Ireland, through healthy […]

Local Enterprise Offices April 2014

Local Enterprise Offices April 2014 Good news for small medium enterprises I am delighted with the good news for small medium enterprises today, that the eagerly anticipated one-stop shop Local Enterprise Offices are to be up and running by April. A new improved system of Local Enterprise Offices in each local authority with more funding, […]


Neknominations Speaking today in Kildare on the subject of Neknominations, Local election candidate Fiona McLoughlin healy welcomed the statement by Minister Fitzgerald. “I welcome the statement below from Minister Frances Fitzgerald that the recent deaths of 2 participants in an online drinking game Neknominations is evidence of our society’s broader need to address our binge […]

Extension of GP Cards to Children IMO Statement

Extension of GP Cards to Children IMO Statement Fiona McLoughlin Healy commenting today on the extension of GP cards to Children IMO Statement, “the Government  are prohibited from negotiating with GP’s under Competition Law.  The IMO are defending the rights of GPs to be fully represented by their Trade Union in the Courts and this is […]