School facilities will be leased out by bishops and religious orders instead of fully transferred to new non-religious patrons, under Education Minister Richard Bruton’s plan to speed up the widening of choice for parents.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2017
AIB will cut its standard variable mortgage rate twice more this year, to below 3%, and while Permanent TSB will cut in the coming weeks, Bank of Ireland will hold firm against “political pressures”, Investec Ireland has predicted.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2016
BORD na Móna has warned that approval for the development of a massive man-made reservoir in the midlands to store water drained from the Shannon is essential to guarantee future water supplies for the greater Dublin area.
Wed, 20 Jul, 2011
FROM a political standpoint it may be a poisoned chalice, but it is vital that control of Ireland’s benighted health service be restored to Government control under the firm hand of a minister with unequivocal responsibility for how patients are served and how the huge budget of the HSE is spent.
Fri, 29 Apr, 2011
TUTORS working at the country’s 13 applied behavioural analysis (ABA) schools will be allowed up to seven years to acquire formal teacher training as part of the Department of Education proposals to transform the schools’ structure.
Fri, 09 Jul, 2010