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March  26th,  2015

Overseas visits up by 10.3%

Tourism Minister Paschal Donohoe welcomed today's CSO figures that show an increase of 10.3% in overseas visits between December 2014 and February 2015...

March  23rd,  2015

Government targets €5 billion annual tourism revenue by 2025

The Government's new tourism policy, launched today, sets out ambitious targets for the next ten years....

March  23rd,  2015

€250 million Rural Development Programme launched

A €250 million fund to tackle rural isolation, generate employment and stimulate village renewal was launched today by Environment Minister Alan Kelly and Minister of State Anne Phelan....

March  22nd,  2015

Taoiseach congratulates Irish Women's Rugby Team on their Six Nations Championship

Taoiseach Enda Kenny sent congratulations to Captain Niamh Briggs and all the Irish Women's Rugby Team on their Six Nations Championship Victory today...

March  21st,  2015

Taoiseach salutes Irish team on thrilling rugby victory

Taoiseach Enda Kenny sent congratulations on behalf of all Irish people to Captain Paul O'Connell and the Irish team and staff involved in today's historic achievement of back to back Six Nations Championship victories....

March  19th,  2015

30 km/h slow zone included in new advice on speed limits

“There are 99,000 kilometres of road in this country.” That’s the first thing Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe told us when we asked him about today’s new speed limit guidelines....