# regulation - Monday 31 March, 2014
The Competition and Consumer Protection Bill 2014 will also ‘modernise’ laws relating to media mergers.
# regulation - Thursday 20 March, 2014
Officials have promised concerned bankers more firepower and protection when reporting improper practice.
# regulation - Sunday 16 February, 2014
Each of the 8,200 charities under its remit will then contribute to its administration.
# regulation - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
Speaking in the Seanad, the minister said Chief Executive and board appointments for the new regulatory authority will be made soon.
The US Law Library of Congress surveyed 40 countries to see how each one dealt with the digital currency.
# regulation - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
Some e-cigarette distributors report that parents have been been attempting to purchase e-cigarettes for their teenage children.
# regulation - Sunday 26 January, 2014
After what was an eventful year for Bitcoin, what needs to happen before it’s accepted as a legitimate currency?
# regulation - Saturday 25 January, 2014
The voluntary Governance Code has seen just over 320 organisations sign up.
# regulation - Saturday 14 December, 2013
Fianna Fáil’s Trevor Gilligan said he can see people paying their property tax and water charges in digital currencies in the future.
# regulation - Friday 29 November, 2013
Muldoon will remain in her post until May next year.
# regulation - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
The bank said there are a number of risks that may encourage sales behaviours that are not in the best interests of consumers.
# regulation - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
The Irish government welcomed the report and says it will work with the UK on the decommissioning of the site.
# regulation - Thursday 26 September, 2013
Governor Patrick Honohan clarified the Central Bank’s position on the controversial recordings this evening.
# regulation - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
An Oireachtas sub-Committee will discuss 103 amendments to the proposed taxi regulation law, which will see a shake-up of the industry.
# regulation - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
New Charities Regulatory Authority will be funded by charities by way of “modest annual registration fee”.
# regulation - Monday 10 June, 2013
The BSE crisis in the UK, the tainted blood scandal in France and the recent horse meat fiasco are just some of the scandals that have hit Europe. But the response to public outcry, unfortunately, usually throws science out the window, writes Prof Rangar Lofsted.
# regulation - Monday 13 May, 2013
At a conference last week Bruton said there should be less regulation of the IFSC.
# regulation - Sunday 21 April, 2013
The Taoiseach made the comment as he launched a public consultation on a new Government policy statement on economic regulation.
# regulation - Friday 5 April, 2013
The IMO heard debates about legislating for abortion in cases of rape, incest and fatal fetal anomalies.
# regulation - Monday 25 March, 2013
Speaking in Ashboure today, Phil Hogan said the issue was “yet another problem inherited from the previous government”.
# regulation - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
The inspections will see the State’s children and families services subject to independent inspection and monitoring for the first time.
# regulation - Monday 25 February, 2013
Most MEPs agreed that regluation was needed, though some said they were worried about the fiscal impact and an increase in the illegal cigarette trade.
# regulation - Friday 25 January, 2013
Age Action made the statement after Mulross Nursing Home was found to have DNR orders but without evidence that they had been discussed with residents or their families.
# regulation - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
Pascal Mooney apologised for his comments after he told the Seanad that “obvious non-national” drivers often don’t know directions around Dublin city.
# regulation - Saturday 12 January, 2013
# regulation - Thursday 10 January, 2013
Wednesday marked the second day of Oireachtas hearings on how to implement the government’s decision to legislate for the X Case with legal opinions being heard.
# regulation - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
# regulation - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
Peter Oakes, who set up the new enforcement department at the Central Bank when he joined in October 2010, said he is leaving to pursue other interests.
# regulation - Saturday 5 January, 2013
Frances Fitzgerald has expressed concern at difficulties in regulating websites due to the open nature of the internet, but would you welcome it?
# regulation - Thursday 3 January, 2013
The regulator is considering introducing rules allowing customers to exit their contract without penalty if prices are raised in the middle of a contract term.
# regulation - Friday 28 December, 2012
The new rules follow anonymous online postings which accused Chinese officials of misconduct in office. The government claims the law is aimed at protecting users’ personal information.
# regulation - Thursday 27 December, 2012
“As austerity bites to the knuckle, soup kitchens spring up around the country and children are sent to school hungry. It just seems so terribly wrong.”
# regulation - Sunday 23 December, 2012
Washington State and Colorado in the US voted to legalise the drug’s use last month – but what happened in the States before pot went ‘proper’?
# regulation - Thursday 29 November, 2012
Lord Leveson said that a new independent regulatory body should be set up so that the press could regulate itself. He also criticised the link between politicians and the press.
# regulation - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
Cyprus says it hopes to see a deal in December on new Basel III rules for regulating banks.
# regulation - Wednesday 8 August, 2012
Jan O’Sullivan said the draft code paves the way for a protective statutory framework and more assistance for those working in the sector.
# regulation - Saturday 7 July, 2012
John Horgan will appear before the inquiry into media ethics in the UK next week.
# regulation - Wednesday 4 July, 2012
# regulation - Sunday 24 June, 2012
A TD has suggested that Cash for Gold shops should be licensed, meaning that all gold is photographed and sent to the police before being accepted.