Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: April 2015

PQ No. 21 – 23rd April – Review of the Building Control Regulations

To ask the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the progress of the review of the Building Control Amendment Regulations 2014, to ensure that these regulations do not prohibitively impact on the building of homes, particularly one-off builds; and if he will make a statement on the matter – Seán Kyne.   Reply:… Continue Reading

Minister Confirms Commitment to Continuous Capacity for Company Creation and Expansion

The Department of Jobs and its agencies are taking steps to ensure Galway is ready and able to cater for expansion by indigenous and multinational companies as well as start-ups. Galway West and Mayo South TD and Member of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation raised the issue of the availability of… Continue Reading

Oireachtas Jobs Committee engages with stakeholders of the Creative Economy

On Tuesday, 21st April the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation held meetings with stakeholders on the issue of the potential for job creation, innovation and balanced economic development in the creative economy. The Committee received presentations and contributions from several groups including NUI Galway, Teagsc, the Western Development Commission, the Design and… Continue Reading