News Archive

  1. Local Authorities refusal of housing from NAMA is scandalous October 1, 2015 The statement by NAMA today at the Public Accounts Committee that 31 local authorities throughout the country, including the four …
  2. Capital investment plan will make life better for all September 29, 2015 The announcement of a huge €27 billion capital investment plan by Brendan Howlin, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, …
  3. Government should withdraw VAT concession in forthcoming budget September 23, 2015 “I have long argued that the hospitality industry is killing the 'golden goose'. Tourism figures are at an all-time high. Hotel …
  4. Hotels must moderate prices increase or lose VAT concession September 18, 2015 The tourism figures published by the CSO for the first half of 2015 show that record levels of visitors came to Ireland in that …
  5. New drugs threat needs urgent action - Costello September 2, 2015 Call for National Drugs Unit to have Special Task Force to target new drugs The drug problem in Dublin is increasing. It is …
  6. Costello welcomes progress in tackling litter problem August 31, 2015 The results of IBAL’s latest Litter Survey, announced today, indicates that some progress is being made in tackling the scourge …
  7. Costello calls on Dublin hotels to reverse exorbitant price increases August 26, 2015 The hospitality industry is getting greedy and is in danger of losing its way again as happened previously in the Celtic Tiger …
  8. Costello calls for regulation of sex shops July 29, 2015 Labour TD Joe Costello has called for the sex industry in Ireland to be subject to planning and regulation. Deputy Costello …
  9. Insurance companies decision to refuse cover for older cars unacceptable July 23, 2015 The decision by Aviva and Allianz, two of the country’s biggest motor insurance companies, to refuse cover to drivers whose …
  10. Increase in minimum wage will help to ease the pressure on struggling families July 21, 2015 Dublin Central Labour TD Joe Costello has welcomed the recommendation from the Low Pay Commission that the minimum wage should be …
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