New EU fund for free local Wi-Fi is Very Welcome

Marian has warmly welcomed the adoption of a proposal in the European Parliament today, Tuesday, September 12th, aimed at providing free access to fast internet in local communities. [more]

Public Acceptability for North-South Interconnector should be a top priority

“According to the European Commission, they are supporting public consultation, public participation and public acceptability as part of any solution put forward or decisions taken in regard to the North-South Interconnector.”[more]

Marian welcomes Belgian referral of CETA Investment Courts to ECJ

Today Marian welcomed the decision of the Belgian federal and regional governments to refer the Investor Courts System of the EU-Canadian trade deal (CETA) to the European Court of Justice for its opinion on such courts’...[more]

Digital Economy Key to Balanced Regional Development

A fully functioning nationwide digital economy would provide each of Ireland’s regions with the tools necessary to build on its strengths and contribute to a stronger national economy by building stronger regional economies.[more]

Donegal Flood Area should qualify for EU Aid

“Ireland should immediately begin the process of applying for the European Solidarity Fund to assist with the clean-up and reconstruction in the aftermath of the awful flooding disaster in Co. Donegal”, this was stated by Marian...[more]