Irish credit rating raised
Ireland's credit rating raised to A from A- by S&P.
President Michael D Higgins is en route to Beijing
Higgins will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the 8 day trip
Jackie Healy-Rae funeral on Monday
Will take place at midday in Kilgarvan.
Positive poll news for Fine Gael
Irish Times poll gives Fine Gael lead over other parties for handling of economic matters.