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# coveney - Monday 17 August, 2020

Simon Coveney says Ireland does not accept the result of the Belarussian presidential election

He said he is “deeply concerned” by human rights abuses in the country.

# coveney - Thursday 15 December, 2016

New proposals to prevent landlords using loopholes to evict tenants

The AAA-PBP will bring the motion to the Dáil today.

# coveney - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Crisis in rental market 'won't be fixed by simply capping rents'

The government’s national strategy for the rental sector will be published by the end of the year.

# coveney - Friday 12 June, 2015

Poll: How do you feel about Irish beef? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you feel about Irish beef?

A fresh case of BSE emerged in Co Louth yesterday.

'How does a five-year-old cow have BSE?' - Simon Coveney

The agriculture minister has confirmed that Ireland’s international beef status will most likely be downgraded after the discovery of a cow with BSE on a farm in Louth.

# coveney - Friday 24 October, 2014

Sick of parking costs, the price of fuel and paying at toll gates? - Get an electric car

(But only if you live in Cork, where a new initiative is being rolled out)

# coveney - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Minister Coveney announces new service for bereaved farm families

So far this year 20 people have died in farming accidents.

# coveney - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Ireland likely to be less than 1% over end of year milk quota

This is the last year the Irish dairy sector will be unbound by quota restrictions.

# coveney - Friday 15 November, 2013

Coveney tells farmers: You're producing too much milk

Ireland’s milk producers are on course to exceed their quota for this year which will result in a multi-million euro fine.

# coveney - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Van Turnhout "not convinced" HSE equipped to respond to parental concerns

Senator Jillian Van Turnhout said that the amount of GDP Ireland spends on preschool care and education compared to other European countries is “stark”.

# coveney - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Dept: Food investigations 'dealt with on case-by-case basis'

The FSAI and Department of Agriculture deal with such investigations on a case-by-case basis, it was confirmed today.