Press Releases

Press Releases

Appointment of new board members brings gender equality to Board of the Charities Regulator Authority – Kyne
Published 17 January 2018

Minister Ring announces €2.2 million funding for 32 rural trails, cycleways and other recreational amenities 
Published 8 January 2018

Enterprise Ireand and IDA regional job creation stats highly encouraging for rural Ireland – Minister Ring
Published 5 January 2018

Minister Ring approves over €8 million in funding from his Department for Mayo in 2017
Published 4 January 2018

Minister Kyne Announces publication of First PPN Annual Report
Published 3 January 2018

Minister Ring launches Connaught’s first whiskey in 104 years at The Shed Distillery in the Drumshanbo Food Hub
Published 3 January 2018

Minister Ring allocates additional €400,000 for Seniors Alert Scheme after applications quadruple – Minister Ring
Published 13 December 2017

Cabinet agrees transfer of Community Services Programme to Department of Rural and Community Development
Published 12 December 2017

Over three quarters of a million Euro for Foróige from the Dormant Accounts Fund – Minister Kyne
Published 12 December 2017 

Men’s Sheds going from strength to strength as they announce 400th Shed – Minister Ring
Published 6 December 2017

Minister Ring announces approval of 500th LEADER project 
Published 7 December 2017

SuperValu TidyTowns – Midlands and East Region Awards Ceremony
Published 5 December 2017

€800,000 Govt investment will provide huge boost for 120 Agricultural Shows around the country – Minister Ring
Published 1 December 2017

Minister Ring allocates additional €7.4 million for hugely popular LIS Scheme to improve non-public rural roads
Published 27 November 2017

€150,000 to construct cheese dairy at Bó Rua Farm near Fermoy will support rural jobs – Minister Ring
Published 22 November 2017

Minister Kyne praises significant progress made by Mobile Phone and Broadband taskforce
Published 22 November 2017

SuperValu TidyTowns – South East Region Awards Ceremony
Published 20 November 2017

Minister Ring launches Balla Community Futures Plan
Published 19 November 2017

Minister Ring presents TidyTowns awards for North West and West Region in Westport
Published 17 November 2017

Minister Ring announces €1.4 million grant scheme to mark 60th anniversary of Super Valu TidyTowns
Published 17 November 2017

Minister Kyne praises Charities Regulator for their promotion of charity trustees
Published 13 November 2017

Major Government investment will be a game changer for our public libraries – Minister Ring
Published 9 November 2017

Seniors Alert Scheme applicants should only deal with alarm contractors approved by Pobal – Minister Ring
Published 8 November 2017

Ministers Ring and Donohoe launch €5 million RAPID fund in Dublin’s north east inner city
Published 2 November 2017

Minister Michael Ring visits superb rural initiatives in West Cork.
Published 1 November 2017

Portwest’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award a great example for rural entrepreneurs – Minister Ring
Published 27 October 2017

€2.3 million new Seniors Alert Scheme will give peace of mind to and security to older rural people in their homes – Ring
Published 19 October 2017

Minister Ring announces over €220 million allocation for rural Ireland and communities in Budget 2018
Published 10 October 2017

Minister Ring approves €21.6 million to help revitalise over 280 towns and villages across rural Ireland.
Published 4 October 2017

An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD and Ministers Ring and Moran launch new €10 million scheme to improve non-public roads in rural areas
Published 21 September 2017

Minister Ring announces development of a National Policy on Social Enterprise
Published 12 September 2017

Western Development Commission can help create jobs through closer collaboration with Govt and State bodies – Minister Ring
Published 8 September 2017

Rural Uber” type car-pooling app shows that Clare is thinking ahead – Minister Ring
Published 7 September 2017

Minister Ring no room for complacency despite high progress rate of Action Plan for Rural Development
Published 23 August 2017

Minister Ring approves over €11 million for more than 200 Rural Recreation Projects
Published 31 July 2017

Minister Ring confirms new Senior Alerts scheme will be launched in the coming weeks
Published 27 July 2017

Publication of progress report of Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce
Published 21 July 2017

Minister Ring approves €40m plan to tackle disadvantage.
Published 17 July 2017

Minister Ring welcomes announcement of the Northern and Western region as European Entrepreneurial Region for 2018
Published 13 July 2017