Fianna Fáil and Fine Geal describe today’s meeting as constructive

?Fianna Fáil and Fine Geal have described today’s meeting as constructive. The two will not meet again until next Monday, for formal talks. In a statement in the past hour, both parties confirmed that contacts between the sides will continue over the weekend. Meanwhile a senior Fine Gael TD said he hopes a deal on a minority government can be reached by next Wednesday – when the Dail is due to sit again. Acting Jobs Minister Richard Bruton says that a written agreement on Government would be a key part of any deal.