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#Official Visit

# official-visit - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Macron says France 'not putting pressure' on Ireland over corporation tax rate
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# Official Visit

Macron says France 'not putting pressure' on Ireland over corporation tax rate

Aug 26th 2021, 4:25 PM 13,761 Views 22 Comments

The French president said he believes that Ireland and France will “find the right path” together.

# official-visit - Monday 11 February, 2019

President Higgins begins three-day official visit to England with trip to 'significant destination' Birmingham
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# Birmingham Bound

President Higgins begins three-day official visit to England with trip to 'significant destination' Birmingham

Updated Feb 11th 2019, 3:50 PM 17,744 Views 49 Comments

Speaking today, Higgins recalled those who emigrated from Ireland to Birmingham.

# official-visit - Friday 25 October, 2013

Michael D Higgins to visit tomb of murdered bishop Romero
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# El Presidente

Michael D Higgins to visit tomb of murdered bishop Romero

Oct 25th 2013, 10:53 AM 4,168 Views 13 Comments

The President has been speaking about the 75,000 people who lost their lives in the brutal civil war in El Salvador.

# official-visit - Monday 18 February, 2013

Hello Mr President, I'm the President: Michael D begins French visit
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# Official Visit

Hello Mr President, I'm the President: Michael D begins French visit

Feb 18th 2013, 7:58 PM 9,022 Views 28 Comments

Michael D Higgins met with French president Francois Hollande, and launched an exhibition of the work of Eileen Gray.

# official-visit - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

President Michael D Higgins travels to Italy for official visit
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# Rome

President Michael D Higgins travels to Italy for official visit

Feb 6th 2013, 10:25 AM 3,839 Views 40 Comments

The President will meet with officials in Rome as well as visiting some historic sites with Irish connections.

# official-visit - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Second day of Chinese VP's visit to focus on agriculture and tourism
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# Visit

Second day of Chinese VP's visit to focus on agriculture and tourism

Feb 19th 2012, 10:32 AM 2,659 Views 35 Comments

Xi Jinping will visit a dairy farm, see the Cliffs of Moher and take in a Riverdance show today – before signing an international trade contract aimed at enhancing relations between Ireland and China tomorrow.

# official-visit - Thursday 9 February, 2012

London calling: Michael D plans first official trip as Irish President
# London Calling
# London Calling

London calling: Michael D plans first official trip as Irish President

Feb 9th 2012, 3:10 PM 3,980 Views 17 Comments

During the visit, the Higgins’ will take a tour of the Olympic Park and see a production of Juno and the Paycock.

# official-visit - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Tánaiste meets with Bulgarian Foreign Minister in Dublin
# Diplomacy
# Diplomacy

Tánaiste meets with Bulgarian Foreign Minister in Dublin

Nov 22nd 2011, 9:16 PM 2,330 Views 16 Comments

Eamon Gilmore discussed a range of issues with Nickolay Mladenov, who is making his first official visit to Ireland.

# official-visit - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Minister Richard Bruton travels to promote Ireland to high-tech sector in US
# US Trip
# US Trip

Minister Richard Bruton travels to promote Ireland to high-tech sector in US

Jun 11th 2011, 2:48 PM 603 Views 16 Comments

Minister says he will be particularly focusing on the IT and biotech sectors – and reminding potential investors that Ireland’s corporate tax rate remains unchanged.

# official-visit - Friday 4 March, 2011

Queen Elizabeth accepts invitation to visit Ireland
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

Queen Elizabeth accepts invitation to visit Ireland

Mar 4th 2011, 5:38 PM 2,222 Views 0 Comments

Details are scant, but it looks like Queen Elizabeth is heading to Ireland this year for first visit by ruling British monarch since 1903.