Posts Tagged ‘economy’

Increases in payments to Dublin Fingal social welfare recipients begin this week

6th March 2017

Increases in payments to Dublin Fingal social welfare recipients begin this week

Continued tourism growth will undoubtedly benefit the North County

4th April 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said the continued strength of the tourism sector will greatly benefit the North County, particularly in terms of supporting small businesses and jobs in our local economy.   “CSO figures have shown that the number of […]

€1.5 million allocated to the Swords Castle Cultural and Civic Quarter project

19th January 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, is delighted with the allocation of €1.5 million to the Swords Castle Cultural and Civic Quarter project. Deputy Farrell stated that this project will be a great boost to Swords in terms of revitalising the town, attracting […]

No. of tourists up 39% following years of neglect

30th October 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the latest CSO tourism figures which show significant growth in the tourism sector since Fianna Fáil’s were booted from office. “The number of overseas visitors to Ireland has grown by 39% when the figures for […]

Sinn Féin’s €1.1 billion tax bomb would endanger growth in Dublin Fingal

9th October 2015

Fine Gael TD, for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that Sinn Féin’s latest tax bomb would wreck the recovery and put the economic progress of the North County at risk.   “Sinn Féin’s pre-budget submission has revealed yet more tax hikes for working people […]

Dublin Fingal voters can expect more of same from FF – high taxes and irresponsible spending

9th October 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has strongly criticised the alternative budget plans announced by Fianna Fáil and said they would threaten Ireland’s fragile economic recovery. “Fianna Fáil’s pre-budget submission provides further evidence of why they are not fit to be trusted with […]

18.5% increase in construction jobs to boost Dublin Fingal employment

18th September 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed recent figures which show an increase of 18.5% in the number of jobs in the construction sector since this time last year. “The latest CSO figures show that 126,000 people are now employed in the […]

Steady economic recovery continues with significant reductions in Live Register across Dublin Fingal since 2012

7th September 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that the significant drop in the Live Register figures from every local social welfare office in Dublin Fingal, since the launch of the Action Plan for Jobs in 2012, indicates steady growth in the local […]

Spring Statement shows vision to ensure economic recovery is felt in Dublin Fingal

28th April 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that “the Government’s Spring Economic Statement will set out the strategy to ensure that the benefits of the economic recovery will be felt in every household in the North County.”   “The economic recovery is […]

Trading conditions for SMEs are improving

14th November 2014

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell is encouraged by findings in the SME Credit Demand Survey which show that trading conditions for SMEs have improved significantly over the last six months.   “The Credit Demand Survey has shown that trading conditions for SMEs […]