A memorandum of understanding signed between the Department of Business here and its Chinese counterpart on boosting technology links between the two countries has not been ensnared by the trade war between President Trump’s White House and China, which involves allegations against China’s Huawei tech giant, the Government has said.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
More than 30 Heads of State, UN representatives and ambassadors are to attend a special summit in Cork to highlight challenges small island nations face from climate change and to galvanise efforts to protect the world’s seas.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
The Irish Government has said its thoughts "are with the families of those who were killed and injured" by the Bloody Sunday shootings after just one of 16 soldiers were told they face criminal charges over what happened.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
Foreign Affairs Minister, Charlie Flanagan, has warned Irish soccer fans travelling to France for the European Championships to “exercise a high degree of caution”. There are concerns the tournament could be a target for a terrorist attack.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2016
Fri, 18 Mar, 2016
It does seem surprising, shortsighted and potentially counter-productive for the South African Embassy in Ireland to contemplate diplomatic immunity as a defence in the case of the domestic employee of its former charges d’affaires involved in the alleged ‘slave labour’ row at the Employment Appeals Tribunal.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015