Irish Red Cross Welcomes Final Migrants From Greece

The Irish Red Cross was at Baldonnel this afternoon to welcome the final 129 migrants due to arrive in Ireland from Greece under the EU relocation programme, signifying the conclusion of Ireland’s participation in this programme. With the arrival of this special charter flight, Ireland has now received all the migrants available for relocation to […]

Greek ‘Bravery’ must be followed by EU action

Sinn Féin MEP and member of the European Parliament’s Economic & Monetary Affairs committee, Matt Carthy, has said that the irrefutable decision of the Greek people must be respected and acted upon. Speaking as reports indicate that an ‘Oxi/No’ victory in the Greek referendum Carthy said: “It was a brave decision of the Syriza government […]

Financial advice to Irish Holidaymakers to Greece

The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA), are advising holidaymakers to be prepared when travelling to Greece. The latest advice is that holidaymakers and visitors to Greece will have no problem accessing funds in so much as their own bank or credit card provider will allow. The cash restriction of withdrawing up to €60 per day […]