Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Communications & Energy

Address to the Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce Forum 

Ba mhaith liom fáilte a chur romhaibh chuig an bhFóram Tascfhórsa do Gheallsealbhóirí Fón Póca agus Leathanbhanda agus go raibh maith agaibh as ucht freastal ar an ócáid inniu.  Oibríonn an Tascfhórsa Fón Póca agus Leathanbhanda go maith leis an bPlean Náisiunta Leathanbhanda trí dlús a chur le feidhmiú tráchtála leathanbhanda ard luais agus chun… Continue Reading

Almost one quarter of a million Euro allocated to help Galway businesses develop online

Over 100 businesses in Galway have availed of supports under the Trading Online Voucher Scheme. Operated through the Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) and funded by the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, the Trading Online Voucher Scheme offers a financial incentive of up to €2,500 to small businesses to develop their online trading capacity,… Continue Reading

Step forward for the Galway – Mayo Telecommunications legislation

The Telecommunications Services (Galway – Mayo) Bill is on the priority list of legislation for the new Dáil term. As Minister with responsibility for Digital Development the Telecommunications Services (Galway – Mayo) Bill is one of the key items of legislation under my remit. The Bill will provide a right of access to the Galway –… Continue Reading

Address at the Retail Excellence E-Commerce Conference

Good morning ladies and gentlemen, I’m delighted to be here this morning. I’d like to thank David Campbell and Retail Excellence for welcoming me to their annual eCommerce Conference. Digital is a disruptive force across all sectors bringing with it both challenges and opportunities.  It is wave that has yet to reach some but for… Continue Reading

All Ireland Smart Cities Forum

My address to the first All Ireland Smart Cities forum which took place in Croke Park Conference Centre on Wednesday, 13th September. “Good morning, I’m delighted to be here today. It gives me great pleasure to open, along with Dr. McCormick, the first All Ireland Smart Cities Forum. As Minister with responsibility for Digital Development,… Continue Reading