There was celebration in Letterkenny on wednesday night after the town was named overall winner of the Bank of Ireland National Enterprise Town Awards 2018.
The European Union wants Britain to stick to the bloc’s rules on state aid, environment and workers’ rights after Brexit, told Reuters.
If Britain exits the EU without a deal it would cause a shock, but the Irish economy would still post annual growth in 2019, Finance Minister Donohoe said.
Solidarity between the EU and the Government is “rock-solid”, insists Tánaiste Simon Coveney, amid fears some members may press Ireland to drop its opposition to wide-ranging corporate tax reform in return for EU backing on Brexit.
Ireland would “absolutely” support Britain if it asked for an extension to the Article 50 timetable for leaving the European Union, Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said today.