There is one topic that neither side has put on the table in the EU-UK divorce negotiation, and that’s just as it should be. There is no reason at all why the political wrangling over Brexit and the shape of a final deal should be a barrier to the closest possible co-operation on cybersecurity between Britain and Ireland and, indeed, other EU members.
Sat, 03 Nov, 2018
The Dáil Public Accounts Committee (PAC) was entitled to ask about salaries paid by the Rehab Group, including to its former CEO Angela Kerins, because various group companies receive €80m annually in public funds, the High Court has heard.
Wed, 05 Oct, 2016
Families acting as wards of court for relatives with serious injuries have called for a full “look back” review of how their funds were invested by the State after claims that some of their compensation suffered severe “depletions” due to the economic crash.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
The lack of a signed written contract for a management consultant who was paid €700 a day including expenses for almost two years for work at the University of Limerick Hospitals’ Group (ULG) has been described as “mind boggling”.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014
There is a theme running through the narrative of the Guerin report like a thread. Time and again, the same issues arise: A criminal investigation is not conducted properly. Sergeant Maurice McCabe complains about it in a detailed manner. The complaint is investigated by senior officers, more often than not concluding there is little to see here.
Sat, 10 May, 2014
FOLLOWING two years of denials, the remnants of County Cork VEC has finally had to accept its house was not in order. While managing its €100m annual budget, it failed to keep proper accounts and, because of these shortcomings, it underpaid it taxes.
Fri, 27 Sep, 2013
It may be of little consolation to those who fought such a frustrating campaign for the new E60 million Cork School of Music, but some good may eventually come of the appalling inter-departmental management of the project which completely delayed it.
Fri, 14 May, 2004