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The alleged inhumane practices surrounding the slaughter of horses in the UK – including several hundred Irish racehorses – contained in a BBC documentary would never happen in Ireland, the Department of Agriculture said. ‘Food and Navy. BBC Panorama has revealed that thousands of racehorses are sent to slaughter in Ireland and the UK. A …

When it comes to moving from carbon-based energy systems to renewable energy systems, Americans are on board. However, they are less inclined to have these new energy infrastructures – wind turbines or solar farms – being built close to their homes, which creates obstacles for policy makers. That’s according to a study by University of …

Fears are growing about a delta wave engulfing Ireland as the country opens its borders to overseas travel today. more than 3,700 cases have been reported here in the past three days, and it has been warned that travel, particularly from the UK, could see a further increase in cases. As of today, non-essential travel …

“It looks like Chernobyl over there.” The new O’Shaughnessy Distilling Company is located in a rather, well, underused suburb of Minneapolis. Yes, it’s located next to a popular two-story brewery and across from a new artisan food hall. But the nascent whiskey brand’s new home is also surrounded by numerous bombed-out buildings (not literally, but …

Serious concerns over the government’s plan to reopen for indoor dining were raised by opposition TDs during a briefing Tuesday morning amid warnings that it could create “confusion and confusion.” inconsistency”. Officials informed members of the Oireachtas health committee about the plan, but no consensus on whether to forgo pre-legislative consideration of the bill could …

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe will meet with U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen in Brussels today as efforts to overhaul the global tax system intensify. Over the weekend, G20 finance ministers agreed to move forward with a plan to establish a minimum corporate tax rate of 15% that would be adopted globally. They also agreed to …

Without unanimous approval from the members of the European Union, an agreement would stagnate. Establishing a minimum tax would require an EU directive, and the directives require the support of the 28 countries of the union. Ireland had previously hinted that it would oppose or block a directive and Hungary could prove to be an …

EMB: Ireland is in a better position than other EU milk producing countries July 9, 2021, 6:00 am A report recently released by the European Milk Board (EMB) details a cost comparison for the cost of production vs. farm gate prices being achieved in a number of European countries. Since 2013, the EMB has published …

Ireland has taken an incredible new vaccine milestone with over 5 million doses due to be administered here. The deployment of the Covid-19 vaccine has accelerated at an incredible rate, especially in the past few days due to the announcement that 18-34 year olds can now register for the Janssen single injection vaccine at pharmacies …

At each stage of the state’s response to the Covid-19 emergency, it has had to face, broadly speaking, two types of problems: those it can control and those it cannot. Even though his management of the former – in areas such as testing, hospital capacity or, more recently, vaccination – has improved, he has always …