Thu, 02 Jul, 2020
Anxious householders and businesses in a Cork satellite town will have to wait until the year-end before finding out if Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure, Paschal Donohoe, will approve an €8.5m spend on a flood prevention scheme.
Tue, 09 Oct, 2018
Changes to the contributory pension which disproportionately impact on women have been criticised by a Government TD who said they “contradict” the Coalition’s promises of equality and to protect welfare payments.
Fri, 10 Oct, 2014
A LOT of cliff-top land is not eligible for the single farm payment, disadvantaged areas, and grassland sheep schemes — and this advice on eligible land comes from the horse’s mouth — with Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney telling the Dáil he is quite familiar with the single farm payment scheme, because his family makes an application in respect of their own farm on the Co Cork coast every year.
Thu, 02 Jun, 2011