A reduction in VAT for hospitality will be reduced by 9 percent but for the many it comes too late, a West Clare hotelier has warned.
The decision not to move the pension age to 67 as part of the Budget has been praised by the President of the Clare Council of Trade Unions.
Framed on the basis a no bilateral trade deal between the EU and the UK, Budget 2021 largely factored this into its thinking.
Additional beds to tackle homelessness plus an increased of €773m allocated to the Department of Housing are among the eye-catching plans of Budget 2021.
Staff shortages in the health system remain the primary concern despite the announcement of €4bn in funding from Budget 2021.
‘Shameful’ overcrowded classrooms are to be dealt with as part of a €8.9bn allocation towards education in the Budget.
A Clare Senator has welcomed the attention placed on remote working in Budget 2021.