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#EU Directive

# eu-directive - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Paschal Donohoe 'confident no one will undercut us' after Ireland adopts 15% corporate tax
# Corporate Tax Rate
# Corporate Tax Rate

Paschal Donohoe 'confident no one will undercut us' after Ireland adopts 15% corporate tax

Nov 10th 2021, 7:43 PM 12,438 Views 23 Comments

Donohoe said the new rate will allow Ireland to continue to be competitive and an ‘attractive’ place to invest

# eu-directive - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

'Severe exploitation' of migrant fishers a daily recurrence, Oireachtas committee to hear
# Oireachtas Committee
# Oireachtas Committee

'Severe exploitation' of migrant fishers a daily recurrence, Oireachtas committee to hear

Oct 20th 2021, 6:00 AM 11,307 Views 10 Comments

A report published this week highlighted issues with “extremely long working hours with few breaks,” and pay often below minimum wage.

# eu-directive - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Details of all air passengers travelling from Ireland could be sent to Europe and US under new laws
# EU Directive
# EU Directive

Details of all air passengers travelling from Ireland could be sent to Europe and US under new laws

Feb 3rd 2018, 8:15 AM 27,359 Views 51 Comments

Ireland has to introduce new legislation to comply with an EU directive by May.

# eu-directive - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Gardaí will be legally entitled to rest breaks under new legislation
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Gardaí will be legally entitled to rest breaks under new legislation

Nov 30th 2016, 7:28 PM 13,330 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí who had worked eight hour shifts, without any breaks, while on witness protection duty brought the challenge against the ban.

# eu-directive - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Minister says gardaí can no longer be required to work without rest or meal breaks
# High Court
# High Court

Minister says gardaí can no longer be required to work without rest or meal breaks

Oct 12th 2016, 6:18 PM 21,601 Views 0 Comments

At present gardaí are excluded from an EU working time directive which states that people working longer than six-hour shifts be granted rest and meal breaks.

# eu-directive - Monday 15 June, 2015

Get treated anywhere in the EU and the HSE can pick up the bill
# GP Care
# GP Care

Get treated anywhere in the EU and the HSE can pick up the bill

Jun 15th 2015, 9:48 AM 21,723 Views 42 Comments

There has been an office in place to administer the Cross-Border Healthcare Directive since February.

# eu-directive - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

IMO: There will be disruption during next week's doctors' strike
# Strike
# Strike

IMO: There will be disruption during next week's doctors' strike

Oct 1st 2013, 8:38 AM 3,620 Views 15 Comments

The junior doctors’ day of action had been delayed but the IMO said the strike will take place next Tuesday, 8 October.

# eu-directive - Friday 23 August, 2013

Column: We have to do much more to increase organ transplant rates
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We have to do much more to increase organ transplant rates

Aug 23rd 2013, 7:00 AM 35 Views 12 Comments

The Seanad has made the correct decision not to annul a Statutory Instrument on organ donation and transplantation – but much improvement is still needed in the area, writes Senator Colm Burke.

# eu-directive - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

"We cannot debate everything" - Alex White
# Total Recall
# Total Recall

"We cannot debate everything" - Alex White

Aug 20th 2013, 8:45 PM 8,004 Views 26 Comments

Alex White conceded that there are deficiencies in how Ireland approves EU directives, but said that there is no way that Ireland could debate everything.

# eu-directive - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

No milk today: Drop in how much milk Irish people are drinking
# Dem Bones Dem Bones
# Dem Bones Dem Bones

No milk today: Drop in how much milk Irish people are drinking

May 1st 2013, 7:15 AM 11,048 Views 63 Comments

But even with the decrease, Irish people are still drinking more than 9 litres of milk per month EACH.

# eu-directive - Monday 21 January, 2013

"It's a killer" - Junior doctors still forced to work 36-hour shifts
# Revealed
# Revealed

"It's a killer" - Junior doctors still forced to work 36-hour shifts

Jan 21st 2013, 7:00 AM 16,781 Views 53 Comments

A source also told TheJournal.ie that he works “about 70 hours a week on average” and is often not paid overtime.

# eu-directive - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Public views sought on data protection proposals
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Public views sought on data protection proposals

Mar 6th 2012, 12:26 PM 1,270 Views 1 Comment

The Department of Justice is asking people to submit their views on the European Commission’s proposals to strengthen protections for individuals

# eu-directive - Friday 29 April, 2011

Eight out of ten consumers want herbal medicines regulated
# Health
# Health

Eight out of ten consumers want herbal medicines regulated

Apr 29th 2011, 6:30 PM 2,204 Views 35 Comments

A new regulatory system for herbal products comes into effect across the EU from Sunday 1 May.