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New CAP simplification to make life easier for farmers – MEP Kelly

Published: Tue, 19 January 2016

Irish farmers will soon be able to complete CAP application forms without fear of unintentionally incurring harsh penalties due to administrative mistakes, according to Seán Kelly MEP who has welcomed new additional CAP simplification measures as “badly needed”. Mr Kelly has further asked the European Commission to consider retroactive action to compensate those farmers who […]

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Shannon Foynes Port a Strategic Gateway for Europe – MEP Kelly tells EU Commission

Published: Fri, 15 January 2016

Shannonside MEP and leader of Fine Gael in the European Parliament, Seán Kelly, has told the European Commission that they must not miss a vital opportunity to capitalise on the huge potential of Shannon Foynes Port, and to reap the benefits it offers in terms of Trade, Economic Growth and Energy Security.

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Ibrahim Halawa: FG MEPs welcome EU call for his freedom

Published: Thu, 17 December 2015

“We urge the Egyptian authorities to free Ibrahim Halawa,” Seán Kelly MEP said, on behalf of the four Fine Gael MEPs who have welcomed today’s adoption of a European Parliament Resolution calling for the release of the Irish citizen who has been imprisoned in Egypt since 2013.

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European Data Protection Law Finalised – MEP Kelly

Published: Wed, 16 December 2015

Seán Kelly MEP has welcomed the final text for a new EU-wide law on data protection, as finalised today (Wednesday). The Ireland South MEP has been a key negotiator for the EPP Group on the highly-anticipated European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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Ibrahim Halawa: Kelly tables EU resolution calling for release of Irish citizen jailed in Egypt

Published: Mon, 14 December 2015

Seán Kelly MEP will this week table a European Parliament Motion for Resolution calling for the release of Ibrahim Halawa, an Irish citizen who is being held in an Egyptian jail.

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