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# regulations - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

The Mica controversy explained: Here's why thousands of people took to the streets of Dublin to protest today
# Explainer
# Explainer

The Mica controversy explained: Here's why thousands of people took to the streets of Dublin to protest today

Jun 15th 2021, 4:07 PM 25,055 Views 31 Comments

Homeowners are protesting in Dublin’s city centre today.

# regulations - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

PSNI investigates possible Covid breaches at funeral of well-known republican in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

PSNI investigates possible Covid breaches at funeral of well-known republican in Derry

Jan 26th 2021, 6:51 PM 16,566 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI said a “significant” number of people gathered for the cortege in Derry.

# regulations - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Gardaí have used emergency Covid-19 powers in 192 incidents over the past month
# Policing Covid
# Policing Covid

Gardaí have used emergency Covid-19 powers in 192 incidents over the past month

May 12th 2020, 6:55 PM 14,088 Views 19 Comments

There were also 64 incidents of spitting and/or coughing against members of An Garda Síochána.

# regulations - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Explainer: When will IVF treatment be provided through the Irish public health service?
# Infertility
# Infertility

Explainer: When will IVF treatment be provided through the Irish public health service?

Dec 19th 2019, 6:03 PM 14,364 Views 16 Comments

New fertility hubs will be open next year, with IVF available in 2021.

# regulations - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Landmark High Court challenge against State over peat regulations opens before High Court
# Challenge
# Challenge

Landmark High Court challenge against State over peat regulations opens before High Court

Sep 5th 2019, 6:00 AM 8,686 Views 0 Comments

The action has been taken by the environmental group Friends of the Irish Environment.

# regulations - Monday 26 August, 2019

Government finalising guidelines for tattooing and body piercing in Ireland
# Regulations
# Regulations

Government finalising guidelines for tattooing and body piercing in Ireland

Aug 26th 2019, 6:00 AM 23,355 Views 17 Comments

Currently there are no basic training requirements for staff and no age of consent required.

# regulations - Friday 5 July, 2019

Wells Fargo fined €5.8m by Central Bank over failures in regulatory reporting
# Regulations
# Regulations

Wells Fargo fined €5.8m by Central Bank over failures in regulatory reporting

Jul 5th 2019, 2:36 PM 9,780 Views 13 Comments

A spokesperson for the bank said it had made ‘significant improvements’ to systems, processes and resources.

# regulations - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws

Jun 30th 2019, 10:00 PM 46,743 Views 85 Comments

Data scraped from site shows widespread use of ‘domestic’ units as short-term lets.

# regulations - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Airbnb is urging hosts to contact politicians to ask for a 'grace period' in new laws
# New Rules
# New Rules

Airbnb is urging hosts to contact politicians to ask for a 'grace period' in new laws

Apr 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 18,087 Views 70 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy has asked politicians not to take heed to representations made to them calling for a delay.

# regulations - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Central Bank to scrap code of conduct for banks on the transfer of mortgages as it's 'not relevant'
# Homeowners' Rights
# Homeowners' Rights

Central Bank to scrap code of conduct for banks on the transfer of mortgages as it's 'not relevant'

Apr 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 30,109 Views 35 Comments

Sinn Féin’s No Consent, No Sale Bill aims to puts the code on a statutory footing.

# regulations - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Minister appoints counsellor board that will deal with 'rogue' psychotherapists and crisis pregnancy agencies
# Regulations
# Regulations

Minister appoints counsellor board that will deal with 'rogue' psychotherapists and crisis pregnancy agencies

Feb 28th 2019, 5:50 PM 12,687 Views 21 Comments

The board’s work will take a minimum of two years to complete.

# regulations - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Counsellor registration board to be announced, bringing 'rogue' unplanned pregnancy agency regulations one step closer
# Abortion Services
# Abortion Services

Counsellor registration board to be announced, bringing 'rogue' unplanned pregnancy agency regulations one step closer

Feb 2nd 2019, 6:30 AM 9,422 Views 21 Comments

It could be a number of years before these ‘counsellors’ are outlawed.

# regulations - Monday 26 March, 2018

Poll: Should there be mandatory inspections for childminders?
# Regulations
# Regulations

Poll: Should there be mandatory inspections for childminders?

Mar 26th 2018, 9:35 AM 24,584 Views 51 Comments

Only a fraction of all childminders are registered with authorities.

# regulations - Friday 26 January, 2018

'I've had my rent put up twice in seven days - then I was told to leave over bin bags'
# Rent A Room
# Rent A Room

'I've had my rent put up twice in seven days - then I was told to leave over bin bags'

Jan 26th 2018, 12:05 AM 42,526 Views 68 Comments

Homeowners can earn up to €14,000 a year tax free by renting out a room in their home.

# regulations - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Did you get a drone for Christmas? Here's everything you need to know before flying it
# Be Careful
# Be Careful

Did you get a drone for Christmas? Here's everything you need to know before flying it

Dec 26th 2017, 1:06 PM 40,661 Views 28 Comments

There are a few essential things you need to before you fly your drone.

# regulations - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Contaminated face paints and heavy metals in make-up among safety problems found in cosmetics
# Regulations
# Regulations

Contaminated face paints and heavy metals in make-up among safety problems found in cosmetics

Sep 19th 2017, 6:00 AM 10,273 Views 7 Comments

One in ten of all 471 products tested were found to be non-compliant with Ireland’s health product watchdog’s health and safety regulations.

# regulations - Friday 19 May, 2017

Connacht left frustrated by EPCR registration issue before play-off
# Rules
From The42
# Rules

Connacht left frustrated by EPCR registration issue before play-off

May 19th 2017, 4:38 PM 17,311 Views 10 Comments

The western province had planned to start Eoin Griffin at outside centre.

# regulations - Friday 12 May, 2017

'I got Malakai Fekitoa straight out of school, he was living in his car at the time'
# Project Players
From The42
# Project Players

'I got Malakai Fekitoa straight out of school, he was living in his car at the time'

May 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 18,502 Views 21 Comments

The residency regulation in rugby has increased to five years, but what will really change?

# regulations - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Airbnb hosts in Dublin made €52 million last year
# Homesharing
# Homesharing

Airbnb hosts in Dublin made €52 million last year

Jan 26th 2017, 3:08 PM 15,446 Views 57 Comments

A new report shows that the typical Airbnb host made €4,900.

# regulations - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Did you get a drone for Christmas? Don't fly it straight away
# Not So Fast
# Not So Fast

Did you get a drone for Christmas? Don't fly it straight away

Dec 25th 2016, 6:30 PM 36,174 Views 22 Comments

You should check a few things first before you go on your maiden flight.

# regulations - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

A Roscommon takeaway and bakery were both served with closure orders last month
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

A Roscommon takeaway and bakery were both served with closure orders last month

Dec 7th 2016, 11:05 AM 46,157 Views 29 Comments

In addition, a kebab take-away in Co Mayo was also served with a closure order.

# regulations - Monday 14 November, 2016

Drones will face new rules to cut risks

Drones will face new rules to cut risks

Nov 14th 2016, 4:16 PM 13,667 Views 17 Comments

“Drones have a place in modern society but they must be regulated,” says Fine Gael MEP.

# regulations - Friday 8 April, 2016

How Donegal Mountain Rescue Team is using drones to save people
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

How Donegal Mountain Rescue Team is using drones to save people

Apr 8th 2016, 3:31 PM 13,292 Views 15 Comments

Tests from the Donegal Mountain Rescue Team will help shape EU regulations.

# regulations - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

A €160 billion drug company deal could be in jeopardy due to new US financial rules
# Tax Inversion
# Tax Inversion

A €160 billion drug company deal could be in jeopardy due to new US financial rules

Apr 5th 2016, 7:22 AM 15,374 Views 17 Comments

The new rules are aimed at stopping US companies setting up bases abroad.

# regulations - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Applying for a passport? New measures to combat identity theft are being introduced
# Public Services Card
# Public Services Card

Applying for a passport? New measures to combat identity theft are being introduced

Mar 10th 2016, 1:47 PM 36,357 Views 43 Comments

New measures by the Passport Service of Ireland will be introduced at the end of the month.

# regulations - Monday 18 January, 2016

The yawn-inducing name of this EU-US trade deal is what makes it so dangerous
# Opinion
# Opinion

The yawn-inducing name of this EU-US trade deal is what makes it so dangerous

Jan 18th 2016, 5:00 PM 706 Views 98 Comments

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership covers a wide range of policy areas that will impact on your life, writes David Lundy

# regulations - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Elected officials need to know there are consequences to corruption
# Opinion
# Opinion

Elected officials need to know there are consequences to corruption

Dec 9th 2015, 12:00 PM 169 Views 42 Comments

Corruption is a health risk to our democracy, writes Nuala Haughey.

# regulations - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

The EU voted on rules that will shape the internet here, but how will it affect you?
# Net Neutrality
# Net Neutrality

The EU voted on rules that will shape the internet here, but how will it affect you?

Oct 28th 2015, 4:45 PM 9,202 Views 14 Comments

The new legislation surrounding net neutrality has left many concerned, but there is still hope.

# regulations - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Turns out flying a drone professionally is more complex than you think...
# Come Fly With Me
# Come Fly With Me

Turns out flying a drone professionally is more complex than you think...

Aug 22nd 2015, 10:15 AM 12,589 Views 15 Comments

For one, you’ll need two people if you want to properly capture footage.

# regulations - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Was your favourite take-away closed over safety concerns last month?
# Nil By Mouth
# Nil By Mouth

Was your favourite take-away closed over safety concerns last month?

Aug 6th 2015, 11:13 AM 52,342 Views 30 Comments

17 food businesses around the country were.

# regulations - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Berkeley survivors reunited as city attempts to prevent another tragedy
# Aoife Beary
# Aoife Beary

Berkeley survivors reunited as city attempts to prevent another tragedy

Jul 15th 2015, 9:15 AM 22,801 Views 5 Comments

Aoife Beary is due to move the same centre as Hannah Waters and Clodagh Cogley.

# regulations - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

The EU has unveiled a new logo that shows which devices follow its privacy laws
# Tagged
# Tagged

The EU has unveiled a new logo that shows which devices follow its privacy laws

Jul 30th 2014, 6:20 PM 9,057 Views 22 Comments

The growing use of RFID chips in devices has caused the European Commission to put together regulations for them, ensuring no legal ‘grey zone’ emerges from their use.

# regulations - Monday 21 July, 2014

Dell is now the largest company to accept payments in Bitcoin
# Virtual Currency
# Virtual Currency

Dell is now the largest company to accept payments in Bitcoin

Jul 21st 2014, 11:10 AM 5,141 Views 17 Comments

The computer giant’s CEO Michael Dell made the announcement on Twitter.

# regulations - Monday 14 July, 2014

Top chef says Ireland must not allow GM foods to be sold here
# TTIP
# TTIP

Top chef says Ireland must not allow GM foods to be sold here

Jul 14th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,068 Views 99 Comments

Kevin Thornton has warned that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership could lead to the introduction of genetically-modified foods here. The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said that GM foods are safe to eat.

# regulations - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Market traders dismiss criticism from local businesses as 'begrudgery'
# Food Fight
# Food Fight

Market traders dismiss criticism from local businesses as 'begrudgery'

Jul 8th 2014, 2:55 PM 12,261 Views 12 Comments

Des Vallely, the co-director of Irish Village Markets, said that restaurants should focus on the quality and price of their produce, rather than ‘giving out’ about competitors.

# regulations - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Ireland will receive more taxes from oil and gas exploration under new terms
# Pat Rabbitte
# Pat Rabbitte

Ireland will receive more taxes from oil and gas exploration under new terms

Jun 18th 2014, 4:29 PM 9,659 Views 50 Comments

However, it has been criticised for ‘not going far enough’, with tax increases falling short of what was recommended by an Oireachtas committee.

# regulations - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

European Commission proposes rules for the operation of unmanned drones
# Civil Drones
# Civil Drones

European Commission proposes rules for the operation of unmanned drones

Apr 8th 2014, 2:34 PM 6,141 Views 8 Comments

The new regulations would allow remotely piloted devices to be treated the same way as piloted aircraft.

# regulations - Friday 7 March, 2014

Japan decides bitcoin isn't a currency, but will be taxed
# Regulations
# Regulations

Japan decides bitcoin isn't a currency, but will be taxed

Mar 7th 2014, 10:58 AM 4,951 Views 5 Comments

Under the new regulations, the Japanese government will treat bitcoin like any other goods and services, and will tax any transactions made using it.

# regulations - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Japan expected to impose taxes and regulations on bitcoin this week
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Japan expected to impose taxes and regulations on bitcoin this week

Mar 5th 2014, 2:09 PM 5,890 Views 14 Comments

The country is expected to issue new guidelines on bitcoin this week which will prevent banks from opening accounts or serving as bitcoin exchanges

# regulations - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

EU Justice Chief calls for tougher sanctions for companies that break data protection laws
# Legislation
# Legislation

EU Justice Chief calls for tougher sanctions for companies that break data protection laws

Jan 21st 2014, 12:04 PM 2,820 Views 6 Comments

The new legislation would see companies being fined 2 per cent of their global annual turnover for breaching data protection legislation.

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