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# rai - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Hospitality reps ask for plan on lifting all Covid restrictions, including curfews
# Indoor Dining
# Indoor Dining

Hospitality reps ask for plan on lifting all Covid restrictions, including curfews

Updated Aug 4th 2021, 10:00 PM 43,788 Views 59 Comments

CEO of the Restaurants Association of Ireland Adrian Cummins has called for the limit on closing times to end from September onwards.

# rai - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

People will have to 'buy into' compliance with new indoor dining rules, Taoiseach says
# Indoor Dining
# Indoor Dining

People will have to 'buy into' compliance with new indoor dining rules, Taoiseach says

Updated Jul 13th 2021, 9:34 AM 47,341 Views 147 Comments

Opposition parties will also be briefed on the plans, which they have described as discriminatory.

# rai - Friday 4 September, 2020

Requirement to keep food details designed to 'crack down' on misbehaving pubs, Varadkar says
# 28 Days Later
# 28 Days Later

Requirement to keep food details designed to 'crack down' on misbehaving pubs, Varadkar says

Updated Sep 4th 2020, 5:15 PM 74,254 Views 216 Comments

Minister Simon Harris said the government doesn’t care “whether you went for the banoffee”.

# rai - Friday 3 July, 2020

Reports of 'no show' bookings over past week 'incredibly disheartening', says Restaurants Association
# Restaurants
# Restaurants

Reports of 'no show' bookings over past week 'incredibly disheartening', says Restaurants Association

Jul 3rd 2020, 8:00 PM 52,346 Views 46 Comments

Many restaurants, cafés and pubs have been operating at lower capacity than usual since reopening.

# rai - Monday 27 April, 2020

Lobby group seeks government help to save 90% of restaurants from permanent closure
# Recovery Plan
# Recovery Plan

Lobby group seeks government help to save 90% of restaurants from permanent closure

Apr 27th 2020, 9:03 AM 18,658 Views 38 Comments

The RAI has put forward a plan to help the sector recover and retain 120,000 jobs.

# rai - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Restaurant owners claim sandwich board ban is not working and unfairly targeting their sector
# Sandwich Boards
# Sandwich Boards

Restaurant owners claim sandwich board ban is not working and unfairly targeting their sector

Jan 2nd 2020, 12:21 PM 28,777 Views 45 Comments

New figures show just one licence has been issued since its introduction four months ago.

# rai - Sunday 7 July, 2019

'Frustrating' regulations affecting ethnic restaurants as work permit crackdown continues
# Takeaways
# Takeaways

'Frustrating' regulations affecting ethnic restaurants as work permit crackdown continues

Jul 7th 2019, 12:05 AM 27,078 Views 30 Comments

A backlog in applications also means the current processing time for standard work permit applications is 13 weeks.

# rai - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Consumer watchdog investigating restaurant body over 'no-show' diners campaign
# CCPC
# CCPC

Consumer watchdog investigating restaurant body over 'no-show' diners campaign

Nov 29th 2018, 12:58 PM 25,786 Views 22 Comments

The CCPC said it had launched a civil competition law investigation into the conduct of the RAI.

# rai - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Poll: Should restaurants bring in penalties for ‘no-shows’?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should restaurants bring in penalties for ‘no-shows’?

Aug 12th 2018, 8:00 AM 29,262 Views 73 Comments

A restaurant industry campaign to levy a deposit charge on customers who book tables and then fail to show up was recently shut down by the CCPC.

# rai - Saturday 4 August, 2018

'A guy doesn't get picked because he's too small. He might just be a late developer'
# Rugby Academy
From The42
# Rugby Academy

'A guy doesn't get picked because he's too small. He might just be a late developer'

Aug 4th 2018, 8:00 AM 34,381 Views 18 Comments

The new Rugby Academy Ireland is looking to give rugby players another route into the professional game.

# rai - Monday 8 May, 2017

Italian TV station apologises following Juventus star's racial insult claims
# Serie A
From The42
# Serie A

Italian TV station apologises following Juventus star's racial insult claims

May 8th 2017, 10:03 AM 4,976 Views 7 Comments

Juventus have also released a statement.

# rai - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Can you tell what this is? A peek at the menu, at the best restaurant in Ireland...
# What's For Dinner
# What's For Dinner

Can you tell what this is? A peek at the menu, at the best restaurant in Ireland...

May 30th 2015, 6:30 PM 35,107 Views 51 Comments

Main courses that look like desserts, desserts that look like alien spacecraft… Check these out.

# rai - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Authorities 'should offer compensation to restaurants' over water restrictions
# Restaurant Association Of Ireland
# Restaurant Association Of Ireland

Authorities 'should offer compensation to restaurants' over water restrictions

Nov 2nd 2013, 7:25 AM 4,902 Views 24 Comments

The Restaurants Association of Ireland said that the restrictions are causing a loss to the restaurant industry of €400,000 per day.

# rai - Friday 20 September, 2013

Noonan: VAT rate for restaurants likely to rise
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Noonan: VAT rate for restaurants likely to rise

Sep 20th 2013, 6:51 PM 8,849 Views 78 Comments

The Finance Minister said the reduction of the 13.5 per cent rate for the hospitality sector had always been a short-term “pump priming” measure.

# rai - Monday 8 November, 2010

One restaurant closing every day: RAI
# Off The Menu
# Off The Menu

One restaurant closing every day: RAI

Nov 8th 2010, 10:25 AM 395 Views 0 Comments

The group says that 80 per cent of restaurants are running at a loss with a potential coat of €700m to the economy.