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Business News
Apple announce its expansion of operations in Cork with the addition of a new campus building that will afford it extra capacity to accommodate 1,300 employees. The announcement follows Apple’s recent opening of its European Engineering and Test Facility. The company also plans to provide employee transport services and green communal spaces for its growing […]
Environment News
The Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan, has announced the provisional results of the second Renewable Electricity Support Scheme (RESS) auction to generate community energy. RESS 2 includes a strong pipeline of community projects, with 10 communities being supported to produce their own power and share in the ownership of Ireland’s energy
Council Partners Environment News
An Taisce announced the International Blue Flags and Green Coast Award recipients for 2022. The awards were presented by Malcolm Noonan TD, Minister of State with responsibility for Heritage and Electoral Reform at a ceremony on Curracloe Beach in County Wexford. The Blue Flag is an international award that recognises beach excellence, and water quality.  […]
Business Health News
Merck, a leading science and technology company, is expanding its membrane and filtration manufacturing capabilities in Ireland, with the company will invest approximately €440 million to increase membrane manufacturing capacity in Carrigtwohill and to build a new manufacturing facility at Blarney Business Park, both in Cork, Ireland. The investment, which is the largest
Council Partners News Transport
The Mid-West National Road Design Office based in Limerick City and County Council has recently received Continuing Professional Development (CPD) re-accreditation from Engineers Ireland. The office underwent an audit by Engineers Ireland in March this year and were successful in being re-accredited for the maximum period of three years. The audit assessed the office under
Environment News
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue TD, has announced publication of a formal implementation plan for Food Vision 2030, the stakeholder-led strategy for the agri-food sector. Minister McConalogue said, “I welcome the formal publication of the Food Vision 2030 Implementation Plan. Food Vision 2030 is a landmark for the Irish agri-food sector
Business Financial News
The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar, has welcomed the latest Irish trade release from the Central Statistics Office, with preliminary figures showing that the value of Ireland’s goods exports and imports from Ireland rose to their highest monthly levels on record. The value of goods exports in March 2022 was […]
Health News
We all know the importance of getting a good night’s sleep regularly. However, data shows that 1/3 of adults don’t get enough sleep. At least seven hours per night is recommended, as chronic lack of sleep is associated with an increased risk of developing unhealthy conditions like obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease and stroke. But […]
Council Partners Culture News
Cork City Council in conjunction with Creative Ireland, announced their Cruinniú na nÓg Programme with over 40 free interactive and imaginative events for young people being hosted by 39 cultural partners in Cork on Saturday June 11. Cruinniú na nÓg gives young people the opportunity to try something new such as performing live music, creating […]
News Tourism
Fáilte Ireland has launched a new €700,000 national marketing campaign titled ‘Works for Me’ aimed to address staff shortages in the tourism industry and attract more people, across all ages and demographics, to jobs in the industry.  Fáilte Ireland will unveil the multiplatform marketing campaign to representatives of the tourism industry at a special online […]