HSE Briefing Latest: Individuals who were sent an email in error suggesting they would not be entitled to the Covid-19 pandemic unemployment payment have now been told they will receive the payment. The Department apologised for the error and any distress caused. #Covid19 pic.twitter.com/0bgGtbsXVZ
— RTÉ News (@rtenews) April 14, 2020
At the latest press briefing by the Assistant Secretary at the Department of An Taoiseach Liz Canavan.
Govt:42,100 employers now registered for Temp #wagesubsidy scheme #TWSS – total refunds paid to employers 199m. Latest tranche (44m) in most bank accounts tomorrow. 532,000 workers to receive #Covid19 Pandemic payment today. Gov apologises for mistaken emails denying entitlement.
— Ingrid Miley (@ingridmileyRTE) April 14, 2020
Watch the briefing back in full here