Delays to the roll-out of a digital Covid certificate will be bad news for everybody.
That's according to a Midlands North West MEP.
Negotiators from the European Parliament and member states reached a deal this week on the so-called Covid passports after intense talks.
However, it is yet to be approved in a vote in the European Parliament and it’s still unclear when Ireland will fully open up international travel to the country.
MEP Colm Markey believes Ireland is in a strong position to allow international travel again: