This softer approach combined with National Governments’ traditional unwillingness to take on the vested interests, will allow enough latitude to big multinational to circumvent, obstruct and undermine this Directive.
Vera Twomey and her family have climbed a mountain in order to get access to a medicine which has improved their daughters life above and beyond all expectations.
The appointment of Stephen Rae of the Independent News Media (INM) to that European Commission HLEG was the source of major concern in Ireland, especially among those familiar with the actions of the major shareholder in INM, Mr Denis O’Brien.
The Taoiseach must reverse the decision he took in December 2017 to join PESCO and should instead re-orientate Irish foreign policy to neutrality and to what Ireland and her Defence Forces can do best to tackle conflicts and save civilian lives today, UN peacekeeping
Commenting after the announcement of the fodder transport subsidy scheme, MEP Luke Ming Flanagan said that while any level of support was welcome the scheme as it currently stands is limited in scope falls short of what is required.
Farm supports must give the farmers options as to which type of enterprise they wish to engage in not skewed in a manner which drives farmers down a cul-de-sac leaving them with only one option
Surveys carried out show that due to the prolonged atrocious weather conditions over the late Summer and Autumn of 2017 many farmers face a serious shortfall of fodder for their stock heading into 2018.
This Friday morning, December 26th 2017, at Buswells Hotel in Molesworth St., at 11am, Luke Ming Flanagan MEP will host a meeting to launch a Report he commissioned earlier this year, by financial analysts Cormac Butler and Ed Heaphy.
The Omnibus proposal was introduced in September 2016 and could be regarded as a mini mid-term review of all EU spending. Today in Plenary then was the culmination of sixteen months of work on the Agricultural aspects of that Omnibus file.
Last night at a special meeting of the AGRI committee of the European Parliament Commissioner Phil Hogan launched a document titled ‘The Future of Food and Farming’.
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