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New Job Plus Scheme will help Employers

Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon is encouraging employers to consider the Jobs Plus Incentive scheme when hiring new full time staff.  The new scheme which went live on July 1st, will incentivize and reward employers who employ jobseekers from the live Register.

“The new Jobs Plus scheme replaces two previous schemes which had proven […]

Individuals need a Credit Review Office – Heydon

Fine Gael TD for Kildare South, Martin Heydon, speaking in the Dail last night (Wednesday) urged the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, to extend the services of the Credit Review Office to individuals who have been turned down for loan applications by NAMA Banks.

“I am aware of a number of cases where individuals, seeking either […]

Heydon reassures customers that it’s business as usual at Newbridge Credit Union

Fine Gael TD for Kildare South, Martin Heydon, has today (Saturday) reassured worried customers of the Newbridge Credit Union that it’s business as usual today and that there is no need to worry about their savings, following the appointment by the Central Bank of a special manager to the branch.

“I’ve spoken to a number of […]

Agency Workers Directive

Deadline for implementation imminent with no agreement in place

Fine Gael TD for Kildare South, Martin Heydon, has today (Thursday) called for trade unions to stop being reckless and agree a qualifying period to the EU Temporary Agency Workers Directive.

Speaking in the Dáil yesterday, Deputy Heydon said: ‘The trade union movement is playing Russian […]

Heydon Calls for New Sugar Beet Factory to be Based in Kildare

“The Sugar Beet industry must be restored in Ireland and the factory should be based in South Kildare,” That is according to Cllr. Martin Heydon who was speaking ahead of the December meeting of Kildare County Council (December 20th) where he has a motion calling for the local authority to conduct a feasibility study for […]