SF to challenge Ministers over payments to cross border workers

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 Google+ Twitter Facebook Facebook Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp SF to challenge Ministers over payments to cross border workers By News Highland – July 15, 2020 center_img Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Harps come back to win in Waterford FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Twitter Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Previous articleEAF 2020 – Iarla ó Lionaird & Steve CooneyNext article‘Go Visit Donegal’ campaign places major focus on internal tourism News Highland Sinn Féin is to challenge the ministers for Public Expenditure and Social Protection to immediately pay the emergency Pandemic Unemployment Payment available to people employed in the Republic, and living in Northern Ireland.The party says the Irish government claimed EU regulations meant they could not make the payment available to workers who live in the north. However, MEP Chris McManus received an answer from the European Commission last week stating there is no barrier to the Irish government making the payment available to the workers.Donegal TD Padraig Mac Lochlainn says workers living in Northern Ireland paid their taxes and social insurance payments, and have been the victims of an injustice:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/podpcfgdfdfgdfgup1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Pinterest Pinterestlast_img