Business Enterprise and Innovation

Archive for the ‘Oral Questions’ Category

Business Enterprise and Innovation, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Business; Enterprise and Innovation further to Parliamentary Question No. 211 of 24 October 2018, the number of licences that comprised the €120 million of temporary exports of military hardware for maintenance to another EU member state in January to June 2017.

REPLY

Under the Control of Exports Act 2008, licences are required for the movement out of Ireland of military equipment listed in the Common Military List of the EU.  My Department is responsible for implementing these controls and for processing applications for licences.
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Dáil Debates, Dáil Issues, Education, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the status of developments to address the shortage of primary school places in areas (details supplied).

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Dáil Issues, Education, Oral Questions

Climate Change and Natural Resources, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the steps he will take to address the concerns highlighted in the most recent report from the Climate Action Change Advisory Council indicating that carbon emissions are increasing instead of decreasing; and if he will make a statement on the matter. – Clare Daly.

REPLY

As has been highlighted by the Climate Change Advisory Council in its 2018 Annual Review, published on 25 July, meeting Ireland’s EU targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 and 2030 will be extremely challenging.
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