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EU crackdown on undeclared “cash-in-hand” work – MEP Kelly

Published: Wed, 03 February 2016

Seán Kelly MEP has welcomed EU moves to put a halt to “undeclared work”, or the cash paid jobs which are not correctly declared to the relevant authorities commonly known as the shadow economy.

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Safe Harbour deal secures US-Irish tech sector– MEP Kelly

Published: Wed, 03 February 2016

Seán Kelly MEP has welcomed the agreement between the EU and US on the exchange of data or Safe Harbour, as good news for the Irish technology sector. “If a deal had not been reached, there would have been a real danger of many digital and technology companies leaving Ireland resulting in the loss of […]

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MEP Kelly slams “ridiculous” UEFA Euro 2016 ticket policy – Calls for immediate change to allocations

Published: Thu, 21 January 2016

MEP for Ireland South and leader of Fine Gael in the European Parliament, Seán Kelly, has criticised UEFA – European soccer’s governing body – for the amount of tickets that have been allocated to Ireland for the Euro 2016 group games.

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Entrepreneurship in the classroom – MEP Kelly backs EU report

Published: Wed, 20 January 2016

Seán Kelly MEP and leader of the Fine Gael delegation in the European Parliament today backed an EU report calling for more flexible education systems that can be adapted to equip young people with the knowledge and skills, including entrepreneurship, to meet the needs of the labour market.

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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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