Amazingly the Central Bank did not know how they compared to their European counterparts in the promotion of Ireland as a location for UK banks to relocate due to Brexit and making the country competitive.
Seanad members from all parties back proposals on extending the franchise
Senators attend a press conference on a plan to extend the franchise to emigrants. Photograph: VotingRights.ie
A broad coalition of Senators has called for voting rights to be extended to Irish citizens living abroad.
Senators representing all of the political parties in the Upper House have backed a 10-point plan that would see the franchise extended to emigrants and Irish citizens living in Northern Ireland. Continue reading