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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Eamonn Gilmore

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# Trade Surplus
Here's how much we're making from overseas trade
Trade gains bump driven by food, essential oils and organic chemical sectors.
# Jobswatch
Government say this morning's Cabinet meeting is '#allaboutjobs'
The Taoiseach had promised a a “real relentless push” on employment in 2014, today they will hold a special meeting on the issue.
# A Dáil Afternoon
Health and Wealth: the questions put to the Tánaiste today
Eamon Gilmore was quizzed on why health insurance is going through the roof and if the rich were getting richer.
# Thalidomide
Irish Thalidomide Association members commence legal actions against State
Members have accused the government of “weaselling out of commitments”.