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# dublin-port - Monday 21 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Gorgeous tilt shift rooftop view of Dublin Port Dublin Can Be Heaven

Gorgeous tilt shift rooftop view of Dublin Port

The video takes in the port and parts of Dublin 4.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

1.2 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

The seizure had a retail value of €552,000 and was found in a number of pallets that arrived from Belgium.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Holly the Revenue's dog sniffs out thousands in cash at Dublin Port

Revenue were granted an order to keep the cash for three months in order to investigate further.

# dublin-port - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Revenue seizes cash from man attempting to board ferry in Dublin

A man in his 30s was attempting to board a ferry to Holyhead while carrying €45,000 in cash.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Revenue seize one million cigarettes worth €387k

The seizure had a potential loss to the exchequer of €341,000.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

351,000 contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

The cigarettes would have posed a loss to the Exchequer of about €120,000, and were disguised as ‘advertising material’.

# dublin-port - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA

The second litter of puppies, seized at Dublin Port on Thursday evening, are mostly aged between eight and ten weeks.

# dublin-port - Friday 12 October, 2012

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure

One man was arrested but has been released since.

# dublin-port - Monday 24 September, 2012

7.6 million contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

The cigarettes, of brands which are not otherwise sold in Ireland, were stored in a shipment described as ‘furniture’.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Nearly four million cigarettes seized by Revenue

Two separate operations have yielded a seizure of nearly four million cigarettes.

# dublin-port - Friday 31 August, 2012

20,000 litres of laundered fuel seized at Dublin Port

The fuel was on its way out of the country when it was intercepted.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

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AHOY! The Tall Ships begin to arrive in Dublin (gallery)

The huge vessels have begun arriving in advance of the three-day festival, which gets underway tomorrow.

# dublin-port - Monday 9 July, 2012

7 million illegal cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

The cigarettes were found as part of a routine search of a shipment which had arrived from Belgium.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Over five million cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Over 55 million cigarettes have now been seized by the Revenue so far this year.

# dublin-port - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Man arrested over €330k drug seizure at Dublin Port

Herbal cannabis and cocaine were found concealed in a trailer at Dublin Port today.

# dublin-port - Friday 13 April, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

Revenue's cigarette haul is third largest seizure in the history of the State

The Revenue Commissioners said that it would take a number of months before any prosecutions would be brought forward after 38 million cigarettes, worth nearly €15 million, were seized yesterday.

# dublin-port - Thursday 12 April, 2012

38 million cigarettes seized in Dublin Port

Revenue officials say the illegal cigarettes had a retail value of €14.7 million.

# dublin-port - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized

The seizure was part of an operation carried out by officers from Revenue’s Customs Service and Gardaí.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

A BODY OF a man was pulled out of the water at Dublin Port this afternoon.

Gardaí confirmed to that the body was discovered at about noon today at one of the ferry docks.

No identification has been made as Gardaí await dental records for confirmation. It is feared that the remains are those of missing DCU 19-year-old student Paul Bunbury.

Paul has been missing since the beginning of February. He was last seen in The O2 area of the docklands in north Dublin city.

# dublin-port - Friday 9 March, 2012

Man given six-year sentence for garlic tax scam

Food producer Paul Begley, 46, had evaded taxes on imported garlic by describing them as apples.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Dublin Port to welcome cruise ships as part of 'masterplan'

The plan announced today by Minister Leo Varadkar will see over €600 million pumped into Ireland’s largest port over the next 30 years.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Column: Selling State assets risks damaging our future for short-term gain

The Government is considering selling key State companies, writes Donal Palcic – but are the returns worth it for what we will lose?

Government urged to protect Coillte amid more talk of State asset sell-off

The government’s share in Aer Lingus, the forestry agency Coillte, Dublin Port, and Bord Gáis are all under consideration for being sold off.

# dublin-port - Friday 23 December, 2011

Firearms, ammunition and drugs seized at Dublin port

Three firearms – two of them loaded – and 1.5kg of cannabis were seized by customs officers at Dublin Port this afternoon.

# dublin-port - Monday 19 December, 2011

Revenue seize nine million cigarettes described as 'sports socks'

The seizure, with an estimated street value of nearly €4 million, was made at a premises in Co Monaghan over the weekend.

# dublin-port - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Stena Line 'to lay off all but seven workers' in Ireland

The ferry company has identified 39 of its 46 staff at Dun Laoghaire for redundancy, according to union Siptu.

# dublin-port - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Sniffer dog makes €1million cannabis find at Dublin Port

The drug was concealed in food tins inside a shipping container.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

OFFICERS FROM REVENUE’S customs service have seized cannabis with an estimated street value of €40,000 at Dublin Port today. The 4kg haul was seized from a van disembarking a ferry from Holyhead, and followed a routine profiling operation. The drugs were hidden in the van’s engine compartment and in a spare tyre. A man in his 40s was arrested.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

One man arrested over 277kg cannabis seizure

The drugs, with a street value of around €1.6m, were seized from a truck stopped on the M9 and brought back to Dublin.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Eight million cigarettes worth over €3 million seized at Dublin Port

The seizure was made yesterday morning at Dublin Port by officers from the Revenue Commissioners.

# dublin-port - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Over 400,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Customs officials from the Revenue Commissioners have seized around 77.5 million cigarettes so far this year.

# dublin-port - Friday 29 July, 2011

€1 million worth of drugs seized in Dublin Port

The drugs were seized by the Revenue’s customs service earlier today.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Freight business to be boosted by Dublin Port rail spur

Rail-based freight will be more attracted to Dublin Port according to the Minister for Transport.

# dublin-port - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Customs seize over six million smuggled cigarettes

Three men being questioned over the seizure of €2.7m worth of cigarettes in Co Louth.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Cannabis worth €1 million seized at Dublin Port

The drugs were hidden in a consignment of chocolate and sweets from Holland.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

4.1 million contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Customs officers seize another batch of illegally imported cigarettes, which came from China through Holland.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Eight million cigarettes seized in cross-border operation

Two men are arrested in Co Armagh as cigarettes with an estimated retail value of €3.5m are seized from a warehouse.

# dublin-port - Sunday 17 April, 2011

Two arrested following Dublin herbal cannabis seizure

Two British men in their 30s are taken into Garda custody after the seizure of 60kg of drugs at a premises in Drumcondra.

# dublin-port - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Locals to be consulted on big plans for Dublin Port

Public asked for help in devising a ‘masterplan’ for the redevelopment of Ireland’s most important port.