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Kelly Welcomes European Parliament’s Endorsement of Carbon Farming

Published: Wed, 22 November 2023

Sean Kelly, MEP for Ireland South, has welcomed the European Parliament’s overwhelming support for the Carbon Removal Certification Framework, a important initiative advancing carbon farming. The endorsement, with over 448 in favour, 65 against, and 114 abstentions, marks a significant milestone in promoting sustainable agricultural practices. As the lead negotiator in the Industry Committee, Kelly […]

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Qualcomm Technologies Investment in Cork ” shows faith in the quality of the Irish workforce”, says Kelly

Published: Tue, 14 November 2023

Sean Kelly, MEP for Ireland South, expressed his enthusiasm for Qualcomm Technologies’ recent announcement of a $127 million investment in expanding its research and development facility in Cork city, describing the move as “a significant boost to the city.” Kelly stated, “The creation of 150 new highly skilled engineering jobs is a significant milestone in […]

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Kelly “very pleased” with the European Parliament’s overwhelming support of EU-New Zealand trade agreement

Published: Sun, 12 November 2023

Sean Kelly, MEP for Ireland South, has welcomed the European Parliament’s approval of the EU-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement. Highlighting the economic benefits, Kelly notes, “There is potential to increase bilateral trade by 30%, and we expect EU exports to New Zealand to increase by up to 4.5 billion euros per year. Removal of tariffs […]

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Opinion Article: Defence and security policy needs reform

Published: Fri, 10 November 2023

There is legitimate and mounting concern for Ireland’s security and defence capabilities in the current global context. It is high time that this country takes a more responsible, proactive approach to its own security. Modern security threats are intricate, cross-border, and vary greatly from economic to technological and non-state actors, creating complex challenges. Instability across […]

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Kelly urges China to reopen its market to Irish Beef as soon as possible

Published: Wed, 08 November 2023

Seán Kelly MEP has voiced concern over the suspension of Irish beef exports to China following an isolated case of atypical BSE. The Fine Gael MEP said this development presents a significant setback for farmers and the beef industry, particularly in light of the recent reopening of the Chinese market to Irish beef exports in […]

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