Back To School Clothing and Footwear Allowance

Back to School Payments Available in Ireland Starting June

Applications for the Back To School Clothing and Footwear Allowance (BSCFA) in Ireland will open in June. This government aid helps eligible families cover the costs of school clothing and footwear for their children. Eligible families will receive €160 for children aged 4 to 11, and €285 for those aged 12 to 22 who are

AIB's New Green Mortgage Initiative

Homebuilders in Ireland to Benefit from AIB’s New Green Mortgage Initiative

AIB has made a significant move to incentivize eco-friendly home construction by introducing discounted green mortgages for builders in Ireland. This initiative aims to promote energy-efficient housing, with lower interest rates offered to those adhering to specific standards, including Nearly Zero Energy Building (nZEB) criteria. Under the new scheme, individuals constructing their own homes or

New Single Permit System for Work and Residence

New Single Permit System for Work and Residence to Be Introduced in Ireland

In a move to streamline the process for individuals seeking to work and live in Ireland, the government has announced plans to implement a single permit system over the next three years. This system will allow both employment and residence permits to be obtained through a single application. Currently, Ireland, along with Denmark, is one

Climate Risks-Europe

Europe Unprepared for Climate Risks: New Report Urges Urgent Action

A groundbreaking study by the European Environment Agency reveals that Europe is alarmingly unprepared for the climate risks it faces. This is the first comprehensive assessment of its kind by the EEA, highlighting the gravity of the situation. The report identifies 36 significant climate risks, with half posing severe consequences. Heat stress, floods, and the

All Europe Tug of War Competition

First-Ever All Europe Tug of War Competition Coming to Drogheda, Ireland

Drogheda, Ireland – In a historic event set against the backdrop of the River Boyne’s storied past, Drogheda gears up to host the inaugural All Europe Tug of War Competition. Scheduled for Saturday, October 5th, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, this event promises a day of spirited competition and cultural celebration. Jointly organized by

Guide to Rent Tax Credit

Save €1500 a Year: Your Guide to Rent Tax Credit in Ireland

Living in Ireland can be expensive, especially when it comes to rent. But did you know there’s a way to ease that burden? Enter Rent Tax Credit, a government initiative designed to help eligible individuals save money on their rent. Here’s everything you need to know: What is Rent Tax Credit? Rent Tax Credit is

World School Cross Country Championship

Indian-Origin Students Shine for Ireland at World School Cross Country Championship

In a remarkable display of talent and determination, Indian-origin students Alistar Anith and Melvin Binoy made their mark for Ireland at the ISF World School Cross Country Championship held in Nairobi. Representing their adopted country, the duo showcased exceptional prowess in the Under-18 boys’ 1700x3m cross country race. Alistar Anith, hailing from Santry, and Melvin