Simon Coveney
age: 46 years
European People's Party
Ireland
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland
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Nationality: IE
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Party: EPP
37/302
Gender: M
84/746
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Simon Coveney talks up possibility of extending Brexit transition period

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 03:42:00 PM

The Dublin government has signalled support for extending the UK’s Brexit transition period in order to resolve Irish border issues. Ireland’s deputy premier Simon Coveney reacted positively to reports that EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier was open to pushing the implementation period back a year to end in December 2021.
Ireland signal support for extending the UK’s Brexit transition period

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 03:27:00 PM

Dublin has signalled support for extending the UK’s Brexit transition period in order to resolve Irish border issues. The country’s deputy prime minister Simon Coveney reacted positively to reports that EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier was open to pushing the implementation period back a year to end in December 2021.
Dublin offers to extend the transition period. May has not ruled it out

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 02:47:00 PM

Dublin has signalled support for extending the UK's Brexit transition period in order to resolve the Irish border issues. The country's deputy prime minister Simon Coveney reacted positively to reports that EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier was open to pushing the implementation period back a year to end in December 2021.
EU says still time for Brexit deal as failure looms

Monday, October 15, 2018 06:07:00 PM

EU Brexit pointman Michel Barnier met his British counterpart Dominic Raab in Brussels on Sunday, but they failed to agree to a draft Brexit divorce arrangement, as EU leaders prepare to arrive on Wednesday for the summit. Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney, whose country would suffer the biggest....
Optimism over Brexit talks not well founded - Tánaiste

Friday, October 12, 2018 04:31:00 PM

Tániaste Simon Coveney has said that optimism that has been reported in recent days in relation to the Brexit negotiations is "probably not well founded". Speaking on RTÉ’s News at One programme, he said people should be realistic about time frames. However, he said he hoped that negotiators would be able to make a "big step forward" next week.
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Helen McSharry retweeted
Sat Oct 20 00:01:08 +0000 2018
Coveney says he needs to be 'polite, respectful and firm' when facing down ludicrous Brexit questions from the media ht…
Mary retweeted
Fri Oct 19 23:50:34 +0000 2018
@caulmick Let's not forget @simoncoveney turning up at Bilderberg with Peter Sutherland of @GoldmanSachs. https://t.co/HaV…
Mary retweeted
Fri Oct 19 23:24:58 +0000 2018
REPORTER Sorry Tánaiste, every time I look away from you I forget you exist. COVENEY I get that a lot. MCENTEE Hi. SIMO…
Fri Oct 19 23:15:45 +0000 2018
Well this is awkward for Sinn Féin. Simon Coveney has done all the hard work looking for a genuine soft border from… https://t.co/uyC0Le0qUh
Jim Scanlon retweeted
Fri Oct 19 23:14:52 +0000 2018
@caulmick Let's not forget @simoncoveney turning up at Bilderberg with Peter Sutherland of @GoldmanSachs. https://t.co/HaV…