New Ibec report demonstrates role of Belfast/Good Friday Agreement in delivering prosperity

Report marks launch of major new “For Peace + Prosperity” campaign   As the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement (BGFA) nears its 25th anniversary, Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, today published a new report that spotlights the significant economic and social prosperity that the landmark agreement has delivered for both the island of Ireland and Britain. […]

Good Friday Agreement Not Honoured By Forgetting Key Players – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on both the government and the Fianna Fail party to give significantly more prominence to those who were instrumental in bringing about the Good Friday Agreement, but who now seem to be excluded from the current political debate on the issue. Deputy McGrath was speaking after former government adviser, Dr. Martin […]

Brexit: European Commission Publishes Guiding Principles On Ireland And Northern Ireland

The European Commission has today set out its principles for the political dialogue on Ireland and Northern Ireland in the Brexit negotiations. Today’s paper states that the Good Friday Agreement should continue to be protected and strengthened in all its parts after the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union. The continuation of the Common Travel Area, […]