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Taoiseach confirms major multi-million euro investment in ITB in Budget 2018

16. 10. 2017

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar has confirmed a significant multi-million euro investment in a new teaching block at the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown (ITB) in Budget 2018. An Taoiseach said: “This […]

An Taoiseach officially opens Corduff Primary Care Centre

9. 10. 2017

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, today (Thursday) officially opened the new Corduff Primary Care Centre in Dublin West. €7.6 million has been invested in the new centre, which covers more […]

Taoiseach announces 250 new jobs at Veritas in Ballycoolin

2. 10. 2017

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, today (Monday) announced 250 new jobs are being created at Veritas Ireland in Ballycoolin. The Taoiseach made the announcement as part of a series of […]

My vision for Ireland

18. 9. 2017

This article on my vision for Ireland was published in the Sunday Independent on September 17th. Next month, for the first time in ten years, we will publish a budget […]

Statement by Leo Varadkar on the resignation of Enda Kenny Fine Gael Leader

17. 5. 2017

Enda Kenny has been an extraordinary Taoiseach and Fine Gael’s most successful leader ever. After decades of service to our Party and country, we owe him a debt of gratitude. […]

16. 5. 2017

There was really good news for Dublin West with the formal opening of Mallinckrodt’s Global Device Engineering facility at its new location in Blanchardstown.   It’s great to see a […]

Department of Social Protection puts emergency procedures in place for Verdemont apartment residents

11. 5. 2017

Varadkar extends sympathies to all affected The Department of Social Protection has put emergency supports in place for residents of the Verdemont complex in Blanchardstown which suffered extensive fire damage […]

Varadkar publishes Social Welfare Bill 2017 with reforms to Defined Benefit pensions, disability issues & welfare fraud

9. 5. 2017

Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has announced today that the Government has approved the publication of the General Scheme of the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2017. “The Bill […]

Varadkar delighted at Irish language second level school in D15

6. 5. 2017

“I am absolutely delighted that approval has been given to establish the first Irish medium second level school in Dublin 15 in the form of an Aonad at Luttrellstown Community […]

Big increase in inquiries Treatment Benefit since extension to self-employed – Varadkar

5. 5. 2017

There has been a significant increase in inquiries about Treatment Benefits available through PRSI in the first month of its introduction to self-employed people, Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar […]