Department of Transport
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
And Health isn’t the only government department that has yet to update its pages.
# department-of-transport - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The Department of Transport defended publicising the campaign before it took place.
# department-of-transport - Thursday 19 June, 2014
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
A new round of public transport funding has been announced, and includes improvements to cycle paths.
# department-of-transport - Friday 16 May, 2014
Slightly behind schedule, mind you.
# department-of-transport - Friday 2 May, 2014
A trade union called any increase would be “very strange”.
# department-of-transport - Thursday 1 May, 2014
The wait isn’t over just yet…it looks like it won’t be considered until 2016.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
The system has been trialled over the past couple of years.
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Commuters will be able to available of discounted fares of up to 16 per cent.
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Operation Taximeter will also see stamp 2 Visa holders come under scrutiny.
# department-of-transport - Saturday 23 November, 2013
Minister Varadkar has been called on to clarify how long his department has known about the issues for.
# department-of-transport - Friday 15 November, 2013
Both Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have called on the government to work on securing funding so the construction can go ahead.
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
In the year of The Gathering, Leo Varadkar and Michael Ring are looking for people to answer “challenging questions” about Irish tourism.
The National Tarnsport Authority has encouraged public to review the plans and get involved in the consultation process.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 13 August, 2013
Ryanair has threatened to sue the makers of a documentary that aired the results of a survey by the group last night.
The man was diagnosed with suspected sepsis over the radio by doctors in Cork using the ‘Medico’ maritime assistance system.
# department-of-transport - Monday 12 August, 2013
Reports today suggested that nine of 52 staff would lose their jobs under new plans but the department said today this is not the case.
# department-of-transport - Saturday 10 August, 2013
If something valuable from it happens to wash up on the beach, I can just keep it – right? … Well, no.
# department-of-transport - Saturday 3 August, 2013
The wearable technology is currently being trialed on a limited basis but one government has already decided it is likely to ban the smart-glasses when they are launched next year.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
A major overhaul of the Rural Transport Programme was announced today with opposition TD saying it could mean a reduction in services.
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
Leo Varadkar was responding to reports of possible new toll points on the M50 motorway in Dublin.
# department-of-transport - Thursday 16 May, 2013
An air accident investigation highlighted a lack of understanding among pilots of aircraft controls in severe weather conditions.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
Works are expected to start in May.
# department-of-transport - Thursday 18 April, 2013
The government’s revised estimates for public spending in 2012 affirm where the State plans to send its money this year.
# department-of-transport - Monday 25 March, 2013
Leo Varadkar has launched a new ‘design manual’ to take the focus off streets being used as traffic corridors in future.
# department-of-transport - Thursday 31 January, 2013
Two children can travel free with each adult who has a valid Luas adult ticket during February, March and April.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
Responding to the Department of Transport’s dismissal of his idea, Kerry county councillor Danny Healy-Rae told TheJournal.ie: “We’ll see about that.”
# department-of-transport - Sunday 16 December, 2012
Ireland is considering introducing them as a sentencing option in drink-driving convictions, a measure recommended this week in the US.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
A group representing drivers said business over the last year has decreased already as people have less disposable income.
# department-of-transport - Monday 12 November, 2012
Gardaí and the Air Accident Investigation Unit are probing the crash near Birr which killed two men yesterday evening.
# department-of-transport - Friday 2 November, 2012
Spending at the Department of Social Protection was more than expected, whereas the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation continues to underspend.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 2 October, 2012
Spending at the Departments of Health and Social Protection were more than expected, according to the latest figures from the Department of Finance.
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 26 September, 2012
Leo Varadkar has urged all stakeholders to resolve their dispute over pensions in order to avoid planned industrial action by Aer Lingus and DAA employees on Monday.
The Coast Guard has warned the public to stay away from coastal areas as northerly winds that will reach gale force are forecast.
# department-of-transport - Tuesday 18 September, 2012
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 5 September, 2012
The government is reportedly looking into means-testing as a way of cutting losses at transport companies. What do you think?
# department-of-transport - Friday 3 August, 2012
# department-of-transport - Wednesday 25 July, 2012
The European Commission says the previous version of the travel tax was unfair to Irish airlines – who must now cough up extra.
However the Minister for Transport said a rise in fares could have a damaging impact on the demand for CIE services.
# department-of-transport - Saturday 14 July, 2012
Two people on board the plane escaped unharmed after it crashed near a private airfield yesterday evening.