Unemployment falls to 7.8% in May – Varadkar

31. 5. 2016

Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has welcomed the latest CSO figures showing that unemployment is down to 7.8% in May, the lowest since October 2008, confirming that we have […]

Carer’s Support Grant to be paid this week – Varadkar

29. 5. 2016

  Minister urges carers to apply if not automatically eligible Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has confirmed that 86,000 carers are due to receive the Carer’s Support Grant later […]

Visiting Castleknock Educate Together Fair

29. 5. 2016

 

Varadkar presents certificates to talented youth

28. 5. 2016

Dublin West TD and Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar presented certificates to young people taking part in courses at the Centre for Talented Youth this weekend. The primary and secondary […]

Varadkar welcomes significant improvement in unemployment rate

24. 5. 2016

  Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has welcomed the significant improvement in the unemployment rate which fell to 8.3% (seasonally adjusted) during the first three months of 2016 and […]

Varadkar attends Sean Mac Diarmada commemoration Aras Mac Diarmada

24. 5. 2016

Varadkar launches Castleknock 5k

23. 5. 2016

Varadkar urges eligible parents to apply for Back to School allowance

23. 5. 2016

281,000 children in 153,000 families benefited in 2015 Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has reminded families that the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance will be made available […]

Varadkar welcomes 412 same sex marriages since Referendum

20. 5. 2016

  Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has welcomed figures from his Department showing that 412 same sex marriages have taken place since the Marriage Equality Referendum. ‘The Marriage Equality […]

Varadkar announces Appointment of Ger Deering as Pensions Ombudsman

20. 5. 2016

Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has informed the Cabinet that he has appointed Ger Deering as Pensions Ombudsman with effect from 18 May 2016. Mr Deering replaces Paul Kenny […]