Monday June 15, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
A draft of Fianna Fáil's health policy has stated it would retain the Health Service Executive.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Another of the original tax-driven office buildings in Dublin's International Financial Services Centre has been sold in an off-market deal.
Wednesday March 18, 2015
The Health Insurance Authority has moved to correct a mistake it made today suggesting that people covered under a health insurance policy, paid by their partner, could face loadings if their partner died.
Sunday March 15, 2015
The first shipments of aid have landed in Vanuatu as authorities declared a state of emergency and global relief agencies geared up after a "monster" cyclone tore through the Pacific island nation.
Wednesday November 05, 2014
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said that new measures to be included in planned legislation to be published tomorrow should help contain the rate of increase in private health insurance.
Wednesday October 15, 2014
New types of allowance paid to bankers are nearly all in breach of the European Union's cap on bonuses and must be changed by the end of the year, the EU banking watchdog has said, raising the prospect that banks will have to bump up basic pay or risk losing top staff.
Tuesday October 14, 2014
The health service is to get an extra €635m next year.
Monday September 08, 2014
An easing of the Budget 2014 cap on tax relief for private health insurance is among a range of measures expected to be considered by the Government, to try to control rising private health insurance premiums.
Tuesday June 03, 2014
Latest figures from the Health Insurance Authority show that 21,000 people dropped their inpatient health insurance during the first three months of this year.