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Irish Republic

Irish Republic

Key facts

Population: 4,757,976
Official languages: Irish Gaelic and English
Currency: Euro (€)
Important ministries: Department of Education and SkillsDepartment of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
Official statistics office: Central Statistics Office
Trade associations:
Publishing Ireland and Irish Educational Publishers’ Association, The Booksellers Association of the UK & Ireland
Annual book fair: Dublin Book Festival held in November.
Translation programme: Literature Ireland
VAT on books:  Print (Zero-rate)  Ebooks (23%)
Fixed book price system: No


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