Published: Thu, 16 July 2015
MEP for Ireland South, Seán Kelly, has welcomed the €3.8 million in funding for the Ireland-France electricity interconnector from the European Commission and called on the French and Irish government to strengthen cooperation in developing renewable energy to the benefit of both countries.
Published: Wed, 15 July 2015
Seán Kelly MEP, Ireland’s only member of the European Parliament’s Delegation for relations with Iran, has welcomed this week’s “historic” deal which will prevent Iran developing nuclear weaponry and limit its entire nuclear programme, in exchange for the lifting of international oil and financial sanctions.
Published: Wed, 08 July 2015
Speaking in the European Parliament in Strasbourg yesterday, Seán Kelly MEP said the Greek government would have to present “a realistic package” including reforms to the Eurogroup in order to secure any hopes of a new bailout deal with its creditors.
Published: Fri, 03 July 2015
Seán Kelly MEP has highlighted the role of the EU in promoting eHealth as a vital part of tackling the challenges facing Europe’s healthcare systems.
Published: Thu, 02 July 2015
Seán Kelly MEP (Ireland South) has been appointed lead negotiator on Data Protection (the protection of personal information online) for the European Parliament’s Industry committee. Mr Kelly will represent the EU’s only directly elected institution during negotiations between the Parliament, the EU Council (governments) and the Commission over the next few months.