Twenty-six Irish pubs face possible prosecution and the risk of losing their licences over potential breaches of health regulations introduced to control the spread of … Read more
Ireland will ease quarantine restrictions on people travelling from abroad on July 20, with people arriving from a “green list” of countries with low COVID-19 … Read more
The Irish Times reports that travel restrictions, including quarantine requirements and official advice not to travel abroad, are likely to remain in place until at … Read more
Ryanair said on Friday pilots in its home Irish market had accepted a 20% pay cut and work practice changes to minimise job cuts, two … Read more
Ireland’s new health minister will bring a recommendation on international travel to cabinet on Monday amid warnings from top health officials that a resumption of … Read more
Ryanair used its return to a more regular schedule on Wednesday to pile pressure on its home market of Ireland to ease travel restrictions in … Read more
New Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin said on Monday he would take a cautious approach to opening up air travel after health authorities warned this … Read more
Ryanair has threatened to close two regional bases and axe up to 120 pilot jobs unless pilots in its home Irish market bypass their union … Read more
Ireland will maintain a 14-day quarantine for travellers from the British mainland in July even as it plans to ease travel restrictions with some countries, … Read more
Fianna Fáil leader Mícheál Martin has been elected Ireland’s Taoiseach or prime minister after rival parties in Ireland voted to endorse a coalition government.
Memberships … Read more
Ireland‘s two dominant centre-right parties and the smaller Green Party agreed on Friday to form a new coalition government that will focus on climate … Read more
Ireland plans to lift from July 9 a 14-day quarantine for people arriving from countries that have also suppressed the coronavirus, acting prime minister Leo … Read more
Ireland and Luxembourg, European headquarters to Google, Facebook, Twitter and Amazon, need a substantial boost in resources to deal with data breaches by U.S. tech … Read more
Ireland’s 14-day quarantine for people arriving from other countries will remain in place at least until July 9 and the government will review the issue … Read more
Irish political parties Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and the Greens will sign a deal on Monday on the formation of a new coalition government, Fianna … Read more
Mothercare’s Irish franchise owner placed its 14 baby products stores into liquidation on Friday, becoming one of the first major retail outlets in Ireland to … Read more
The number of people claiming emergency coronavirus-related unemployment payments in Ireland fell for the fifth successive week, while the number of workers on a separate … Read more
Lockdown measures are being eased today in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
In the Republic of Ireland, all high street shops can … Read more
Ireland’s prime minister on Friday advised citizens not to book foreign holidays and said the government had no date in mind yet to end its … Read more
Ireland hopes to be able to recommend the resumption of air travel with a select number of countries in a number of weeks, Prime Minister … Read more
Irish President Michael D Higgins has suggested that frontline workers are underpaid and said that we must think about how their dedication is repaid after … Read more
The Sunday Independent reports that the Irish government is considering moves to speed up plans to ease the national lockdown, including brining forward plans to … Read more
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar raised the prospect on Friday of halving social distancing rules from two metres to one if the rate of coronavirus … Read more
Ireland will begin the partial and gradual reopening of its economy as planned from Monday, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday, calling for increased … Read more
Ireland’s finance minister singled out hospitality among the sectors being considered for targeted government assistance to support their planned reopening at limited capacity to control … Read more
It will be “months not weeks” before there is a return to normal travel within the European Union, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar told parliament … Read more
A small but significant number of people who were infected with the coronavirus abroad are among those testing positive, figures reveal.
So far they account … Read more
Hospitals have reported a further reduction in the number of patients admitted with confirmed and suspected cases of Covid-19.
There are now a total of … Read more
The number of patients in hospital in Ireland with confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 has dropped again in the last 24 hours.
There were … Read more
The Restaurants Association of Ireland (RAI) has said 120,000 jobs in the sector could be lost permanently in the coming two months if action is … Read more
A sign of encouragement on a wall in the Irish capital Dublin as a man on a scooter passes by.
According to the latest Irish … Read more
The Council of the Irish capital Dublin will carry out works in areas across the city in order to give more space to pedestrians and … Read more
Ireland is highly unlikely to allow large gatherings this year and the “cocooning” of people over 70 years old in their homes may persist for … Read more
Ireland has contained and effectively suppressed the first wave of the coronavirus outbreak in the population at large but not in nursing homes where its … Read more
The leaders of Ireland’s Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil parties on Tuesday agreed a joint policy “framework” as they seek to form a government following … Read more
Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar answers to the call ‘Your Country Needs You’ and re-registers as medical practitioner
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has re-registered as a medical practitioner and will work one shift a week to help out during the coronavirus crisis, RTE reports.… Read more
Private hospitals are set to be treated as public amid the coronavirus pandemic in Ireland, the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Leo Varadkar has announced.
Euronews reports … Read more
Ireland has been put under lockdown measures following three more coronavirus-related deaths.
The Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said residents should stay home until at … Read more
Ireland has found a readymade force in the fight against coronavirus: the postal service.
Postal workers have volunteered to check in on elderly and vulnerable … Read more
Ireland reported 10 deaths from COVID-19 infections on Thursday, more than doubling the total number of fatalities to 19, Ireland’s Department of Health said.
The … Read more
Ireland banned all non-essential travel within the country and shut non-essential retail on Tuesday to battle coronavirus as it significantly increased income support for those … Read more
Ireland’s government is considering plans to pay up to 75% of the wages of thousands of staff temporarily laid off as a result of the … Read more
RTE News reports that the Government will announce a temporary ban on evictions, for an initial period of three months, while the Covid-19 crisis is … Read more
Ireland’s health service was inundated by offers from former healthcare professionals prepared to return to frontline service to tackle the coronavirus outbreak, a day after … Read more
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has said the country’s schools, colleges and childcare facilities are to close in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
From 6pm … Read more
The Irish Minister for Health Simon Harris has said there is a moderate-to-high risk that Ireland will follow a pattern seen in other EU countries … Read more
Britain’s Prince William arrived in Dublin on Tuesday with his wife Kate in a show of friendship with a neighbour on the first official trip … Read more
The State’s data watchdog in Ireland may have to inspect Catholic Church records in its investigation into whether the church is legally obliged to delete … Read more
Ireland’s center-right Fianna Fáil party will attempt to form a government without the left-wing nationalist Sinn Féin.
The decision effectively leaves Ireland’s two dominant center-right … Read more