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Full return to offices won't be possible until 'next spring', says Varadkar
The Government was due to remove the guidance to ‘work from home where possible’ on Friday.
Varadkar hoping workers 'embrace blended working' as date for return to offices confirmed
Employers won’t have the right to ask about vaccine status, according to the Tánaiste.
'A new phase of the pandemic': Taoiseach announces plan for final easing of Covid restrictions
The Taoiseach delivered an address to the nation this evening.
Government aims to end most Covid restrictions by end of October
The next easing of restrictions will begin next week.
England may need to delay its roadmap to normality, but only for 'a couple of weeks'
Of 126 people admitted to hospital with the Indian variant, just three had had both doses of a Covid-19 vaccine.
NPHET recommends indoor dining and international travel to resume in July
The public health experts also recommended allowing up to 5,000 spectators in large outdoor stadiums from 2 August.
The Cabinet will meet to sign off on the eased measures.
5,000 spectators are set to be allowed attend outdoor events from 2 August.
The Health Minister has said: "NPHET’s view is the trajectory is positive."
Target to vaccinate 82% of adults by end of June 'likely to be missed by a few weeks'
Varadkar confirms pub and restaurant rules around time limits will be reviewed in a 'few weeks'
Guests at wedding ceremonies to increase to 50 on 10 May - but only six allowed at reception if indoors
From 7 June, the number of guests at a wedding reception can increase to 25 under the new roadmap.
What is the advice under Level 5 restrictions?
It has changed a bit since the last time NPHET recommended Level 5.
Coronavirus: Entire country to be placed under Level 3 restrictions from midnight on Tuesday
NPHET had recommended that the country enter Level 5 – the highest level of restrictions.
Explainer: What restrictions are in Level 5?
No social gatherings at all, no dine-in bars, but schools and creches stay open.
Micheál Martin announces the new 'Living with Covid' roadmap on Tuesday - here's what to expect
The detailed plan is expected to set out how we’ll proceed over the winter and into next spring.
Poll: Do you think the proposed Covid-19 county alert system is a good idea?
Next week, the government is to launch its medium-term on how Ireland will operate during the pandemic.
'A few hundred' supporters to be allowed at matches under new government plan
It is understood that the new plan will allow for a limited number of supporters to return under social distancing guidelines.
Poll: Do you agree with the latest measures taken by government to curb the spread of Covid-19?
The Taoiseach said yesterday he had “enormous sympathy” for the plight of publicans.
1,000 extra secondary teachers to come from job-sharers and registered teachers not working in education
This is one of many measures included in the government’s roadmap to re-opening schools at the end of August.
'We’re just short of calling for lynchings at airports': TD calls for perspective in Covid-19 coverage
Meanwhile, Minister Simon Coveney said yesterday there were only 16 people on a flight from Dallas about which concerns had been raised.
Pubs unsure about reopening next week as NPHET says it's 'too early' to say it'll happen
The final phase of the government’s reopening is planned for 20 July.
IRFU confirms shortened All-Ireland League will start in January 2021
The first half of the season will involve a new provincial Community Series.
Betting companies seek clarity from the government about reopening dates
Many bookies believed they were permitted to reopen last week.
GAA set to launch their Covid-19 education programme for clubs ahead of return to action
Small groups can train on pitches from 29 June.
GAA announce club fixtures to return on 31 July and county games from 17 October
Club pitches will open from the end of June as the GAA announce their roadmap for the return to action.
Groups of up to six people allowed to meet indoors or outdoors from Monday
Up to 15 people can also meet for outdoor sporting activities, including summer camps for children.
Phase Two: Here are the restrictions due to be eased next week
Here’s what’s planned between 8 June and 29 June, when Phase 3 is due to begin.
Easing of restrictions may be brought forward if Covid-19 figures remain low, says Taoiseach
He asked people to “hold firm” until the first week of June.
'Highly unlikely' weddings of up to 100 people allowed by July, Simon Harris says
Small weddings are due to be permitted by 20 July, according to the government roadmap out of lockdown.
Horse racing in Ireland can resume behind closed doors in June 'under strict protocols'
The sport will be allowed to return on 8 June.
Cabinet set to approve easing of restrictions, but homeware stores not permitted to open
Hardware stores, garden centres, farmers’ markets, bicycle shops and garages are due to open Monday.
NPHET to provide advice tomorrow to give government 'time to consider' easing restrictions
The team usually meets on a Friday but the CMO said the government will have a number of considerations to discuss.
Explainer: What needs to happen for us to move into Phase One next Monday?
Officials have said they are ‘hopeful’, but it is not guaranteed.
Opinion poll shows 43% of people think the worst of the coronavirus crisis is over
Chief Medical Officer, Dr Tony Holohan said he is ‘hopeful’ that restrictions will be lifted in line with Phase One of the Roadmap, next week.
'We're bottom of the pile': Tattoo artists say they shouldn't have to wait until August to reopen
Like other industries, tattoo artists are pushing to reopen earlier than indicated in the government’s roadmap.
Google reveals Ireland’s top searches in days following Covid-19 roadmap release
Topping the list was the question as to when hairdressers will reopen in Ireland.
Holohan concerned over infection numbers in community 'particularly younger people'
Holohan said he is ‘hopeful’ restrictions can be eased from 18 May, but as things stand ‘we still aren’t at that point’.
The Explainer: Will it be possible for pubs to open before 10 August?
Is it possible for publicans to get their way?
'There is a risk we could go backwards': Taoiseach appears on Late Late show to discuss Covid-19 roadmap
Varadkar announced that restrictions would be lifted on a phased basis from 5 May in a televised address this evening.
Here's when people may be allowed to visit non-household family members again
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced a roadmap for a phased lifting of Covid-19 restrictions this evening.
Key dates: Here's the plan for unwinding restrictions and getting life in Ireland back to normal
The plan was announced by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar this evening.
Taoiseach: Over 70s can leave homes from Tuesday, but most restrictions in place until 18 May
The announcement was made by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar this evening.
'Action was taken and our fears were conquered': Varadkar inspired by his generation's acid rain and ozone layer threats
New government plans launched today include removing petrol and diesel cars, and doubling the reliance on renewable energy.
This is how the Government plans to tackle data protection issues
Junior Minister Dara Murphy announced details of a data protection ‘roadmap ‘ today.