Government Rules Ensuring COVID Payment Taken From People Who Travel Abroad Described As 'Discriminatory'
104 people have had their pandemic payment stopped because of airport checks
The 350 euro a week payment won't be made to people who travel abroad even to green list countries, and isn't paid during the two weeks of self-isolating when someone returns from abroad.
RISE TD Paul Murphy believes it's a rule unfairly targeting those who've lost their jobs:
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18 are in Dublin and 17 are in Kildare, while the others are spread across 11 different counties.
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The National Public Health Emergency Team has warned they face a "difficult" challenge in the three counties.
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Up to €5,000 to be made available to midlands businesses impacted by local lockdowns
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There have been no new deaths reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today.
Cork principal says it's vital students get back to school in September
Thousands of pupils across the city and county are gearing up for back to school after almost six months out of the classroom following the COVID19 outbreak.
Dept of Education says each individual school must decide their own uniform policy for the year ahead
The Department of Education has not been issued with any public health advice regarding the wearing of school uniforms.
Brown Thomas and Arnotts plan to cut 150 jobs
Brown Thomas and Arnotts plan to cut 150 jobs due to difficult trading conditions arising from Covid-19.
Meat factory employees are "petrified" of contracting Covid-19 at work
That's according to SIPTU, which is addressing a specially-convened Oireachtas Committee meeting to discuss the recent increase in cases in processing plants.
Oireachtas Special Covid-19 Committee Meeting Today To Discuss Outbreak In Midlands Meat Plants
Representatives from the Department of Agriculture, Meat Industry Ireland, the HSA and trade unions are due to appear.