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Former FF minister Roche lobbied for Hungarian biofuel company

25th June, 2017
Former Fianna Fáil minister Dick Roche

The former Fianna Fáil minister Dick Roche has made his lobbying debut in Ireland on behalf of a Hungarian biofuels company.

Roche, who served as environment minister between 2004 and 2007 in the government of Bertie Ahern, lobbied more than a dozen Oireachtas members, including the current Minister for the Environment, Denis Naughten, on behalf of Pannonia Ethanol.

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