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Minister Donohoe invites views about establishment of Public Service Pay Commission

The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., today (Thursday) commenced a short public consultation, to run over the coming weeks, about the role and methodology of […]

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    Powering Local Government: Minister of State Murphy welcomes €9 million of savings in the supply of electricity to local authorities

Powering Local Government: Minister of State Murphy welcomes €9 million of savings in the supply of electricity to local authorities

Minister of State at the Departments of Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, with special responsibility for Financial Services, eGovernment and Public Procurement, Eoghan Murphy TD, said that local […]

Minister Donohoe to establish Public Service Pay Commission

Full details to be announced in autumn after consultation with key stakeholders

The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., today (Tuesday) received Government approval for the establishment […]

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    Mid-Year Expenditure Report must ensure effective use of taxpayers’ money – Donohoe

Mid-Year Expenditure Report must ensure effective use of taxpayers’ money – Donohoe

Report published for first time as part of a more transparent budgetary process for Budget 2017

The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., has today (Wednesday) published […]

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    Minister Donohoe publishes the Second Progress Report on Civil Service Renewal

Minister Donohoe publishes the Second Progress Report on Civil Service Renewal

Plan supports improved performance for a better run Civil Service and more rewarding workplace for staff

The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe TD, today (Tuesday) published the […]

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    Minister Donohoe signs enforcement provisions for Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015

Minister Donohoe signs enforcement provisions for Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015

​Monday, July 11, 2016

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., today (Monday, July 11, 2016) signed the Commencement Order for the enforcement provisions for the Regulation of […]

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    Rate of sick leave across the public service falls below 4% for the first time

Rate of sick leave across the public service falls below 4% for the first time

Significant savings achieved since introduction of new Scheme by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

The 2015 Sick Leave Statistics for the Public Service – published on the Department’s […]

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    Ministers Noonan and Donohoe show that key public services are being funded as planned

Ministers Noonan and Donohoe show that key public services are being funded as planned

Revenue and Expenditure results for the first half of the year show that the public finances are on target to achieve the revised 2016 forecast, as set out in […]

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    New ICT Computer and Storage Infrastructure Framework will deliver value and excellence for the public service – Murphy

New ICT Computer and Storage Infrastructure Framework will deliver value and excellence for the public service – Murphy

Minister Murphy encouraged by high level of SME participation in first national framework of its kind

Minister of State at the Departments of Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, with […]

July 6th, 2016|Press Releases
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    Minister Donohoe lays report on review of FEMPI Acts before Houses of Oireachtas

Minister Donohoe lays report on review of FEMPI Acts before Houses of Oireachtas

Measures contained in Acts continue to make significant and vital contribution to public finances

The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., today (Wednesday) confirmed he has undertaken […]