Unemployment in Limerick now lowest since 2008

first_imgLimerick mayor must have real powers to drive transport strategy Email Print Twitter More than €1 Million allocated to Limerick homeowners this year through energy efficiency grants WhatsApp First directly elected mayor vote could take place in 2021 BusinessNewsPoliticsUnemployment in Limerick now lowest since 2008By Editor – May 8, 2017 1443 Senator Maria ByrneThe Live Register in Limerick has fallen by 15.6% since this time last year. Overall there has been a decrease of 47.2% since the launch of Fine Gael’s Action Plan for Jobs in February 2012.Commenting on these figures, Fine Gael Senator, Maria Byrne said: “The national unemployment rate now stands at 6.2 %, down from a peak of 15.2% in 2012, as highlighted by my colleague, the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation Mary Mitchell O’Connor earlier this week. The Live Register has declined by 40% nationally since we launched the Action Plan for Jobs in early 2012.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “Thankfully this is not just a national success story; Limerick is also benefitting from the trend of falling unemployment.“CSO figures show that the Live Register in Limerick has fallen by 15.6% since April last year. Overall the Live Register has decreased by 47.2% here in Limerick since the launch of Fine Gael’s Action Plan for Jobs in February 2012.“The number of persons on the Live Register in April 2017 is the lowest number recorded in the seasonally adjusted series since October 2008.“We must ensure that this trend continues for the well-being of all our people.“In February we launched the Action Plan for Jobs 2017 to help creates jobs for all who seek one.For rural Ireland only 70% of the new jobs added in 2016 were outside Dublin and the Action Plan for 2017 will continue with this focus.“Each new job created in Limerick is another family looking forward to a brighter future. Fine Gael in Government continues to prioritise job creation, because we believe that only a strong economy, supporting people at work, can pay for the services needed to improve people’s lives here in Limerick and around the country,” Senator Byrne concluded. Facebookcenter_img TAGSLive RegisterSenator Maria Byrne Previous articleThree year funding delay for LEADER projectsNext articleRemarkable day in the life of Maz and Bricks Editor Advertisement RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Live Register in County Limerick down 64 per cent since 2011 Linkedin Process to install second MRI scanner at UHL is underway 16% drop in Limerick live register figureslast_img read more

Second Covid Wave: NCDRC Suspends Functioning Till April 30 On Account Of Officials, Family Members Tested Covid Positive

first_imgNews UpdatesSecond Covid Wave: NCDRC Suspends Functioning Till April 30 On Account Of Officials, Family Members Tested Covid Positive Nupur Thapliyal18 April 2021 9:09 AMShare This – xThe NCDRC has suspended sitting of the National Commission with effect from April 19 till April 30 keeping in view the SOP guidelines for preventing the spread of covid 19 pandemic issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.The notice issued by the NCDRC dated 18th April 2021 reads thus:”All concerned are hereby informed that some of the officials of the National Consumer…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe NCDRC has suspended sitting of the National Commission with effect from April 19 till April 30 keeping in view the SOP guidelines for preventing the spread of covid 19 pandemic issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.The notice issued by the NCDRC dated 18th April 2021 reads thus:”All concerned are hereby informed that some of the officials of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) and their family members have been tested COVID-19 positive and are under medical treatment.””The sittings in the National Commission have been suspended from 19 April 2021 to 30 April, 2021. (1 and 2 May, 2021 are holidays on account of Saturday and Sunday.” The notice reads.The notice further provides that only one Bench of the National Commission, presided by one Hon’ble Member to be nominated by the Hon ble President on day to day basis, will function from 22nd April, 2021 till 30th April, 2021 strictly through virtual mode from home.Further directions issued are as follows:- The matters listed on 19h and 20h April, 2021, except the matters in which urgency is involved,shall be adjourned by the Registry to such dates, after 2nd May, 2021, in such a way that on any day there may not be more than 15 matters for final hearing, after giving advance notice of two weeks to the Counsel/ Parties.- The maters listed on 19 and 20 April, 2021, in which urgency is involved, will be listed on 22 and 23 April, 2021 respectively.- Similarly, the maters listed from 22 April, 2021 to 30 April, 2021, in which urgency is involved, will be listed on the dates already fixed.- The rest of the matters may be adjourned by the Registry to such dates, after 2 May. 2021, in such a way that on any day there may not be more than 15 matters for final hearing. after giving advance notice of two weeks.- In addition to the urgent matters, the matters in which dates shal be given by the Hon’ble President, will also be listed.Click Here To Read NoticeSubscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more

Mauricio Pochettino told to snub Arsenal and wait for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sacking at Manchester United

first_imgMauricio Pochettino told to snub Arsenal and wait for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sacking at Manchester United Mauricio Pochettino has been told to snub Arsenal and wait for Manchester United (Picture: Getty)Jermaine Jenas has urged Mauricio Pochettino to snub a move to Arsenal and wait for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to be sacked at Manchester United.Arsenal have identified former Tottenham manager Pochettino as a contender to take over from Unai Emery after the Spaniard’s dismal 18-month reign came to an end on Friday.Pochettino took Spurs to the Champions League final last term but paid the price for a shocking run of form this season as he lost his job and was replaced by Jose Mourinho. Metro Sport ReporterSunday 1 Dec 2019 12:10 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link8.8kShares Jose Mourinho: Unai Emery sacking is ‘sad news’To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 3:41FullscreenJose Mourinho: Unai Emery sacking is ‘sad news’https://metro.co.uk/video/jose-mourinho-unai-emery-sacking-sad-news-2059914/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.In a statement, he said: ‘I would like to thank Joe Lewis and Daniel Levy for giving me the opportunity to be part of Tottenham Hotspur’s history.‘I would like to thank also everyone I met at Tottenham, all the club staff and the football players during these five and a half years.‘Finally I would like to give a special mention to the fans who make this club so great with their fantastic support. Comment Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is struggling at Manchester United (Picture: Getty)‘I gave the best of me to accomplish the objectives I was asked for in our first meeting. There were equally tough challenges as exciting success.‘Best wishes for the future, I am sure we will cross paths again.’Mourinho’s Spurs beat Bournemouth on Saturday; Arsenal face Norwich City tomorrow.MORE: Emmanuel Petit wants Patrick Vieira to be next Arsenal managerMORE: Freddie Ljungberg reveals how his Arsenal side will differ to Unai Emery’s Advertisement Advertisement Unai Emery was sacked by the Gunners on Friday (Picture: Getty)The Argentine has been strongly linked with a move to Spurs’ north London rivals since Emery’s sacking but Jenas says he is in ‘another bracket’ to Arsenal.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Arsenal’s a huge football club and I’m sure the wages would be great for Mauricio,’ Jenas told BT Sport. ‘I put myself in his shoes though and would say his stock is far higher than that personally.‘I think the job he did at Tottenham puts him in another bracket.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘I think if I was Mauricio I’d be sat there going well I’ll have six months off to recuperate and rest as I have been working non-stop for six years.‘Come the end of the season there’s a good chance that Manchester United might ring the phone, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid.’Pochettino is a hugely popular figure at Tottenham and spoke out for the first time since being sacked on Thursday.last_img read more