A Sligo Leitrim Fianna Fáil TD has claimed that a deal to form a government can be agreed in the next ten days.
Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Greens will continue talks today – with a focus on agriculture.
The three party leaders will meet Independents from the Regional Group, which is led by former minister and Roscommon East Galway TD. Denis Naughten.
Fianna Fáil’s transport spokesman, Deputy Marc MacSharry, is confident a government will be formed in the coming weeks.