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Economic Growth Set to Continue in 2020 But at a Reduced Rate

  Economic Growth Set to Continue in 2020 But at a Reduced Rate

The Irish economy looks set to register strong growth again in 2019 with GDP likely to increase by almost 6

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Grocery Retailers in the Black as Christmas Approaches

  Grocery Retailers in the Black as Christmas Approaches

Grocery retailers enjoyed increasing sales again in the 12 weeks to 1 December, as the market grew by 2.3% according

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The European Green Deal Aims to Make Europe Climate-neutral by 2050

  The European Green Deal Aims to Make Europe Climate-neutral by 2050

The European Commission has presented The European Green Deal – a roadmap for making the EU’s economy sustainable by turning climate and environmental challenges

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BrewDog Opens its First Bar in Ireland

  BrewDog Opens its First Bar in Ireland

Independent Scottish craft brewer BrewDog has opened its 100th brewpub worldwide and its first in Ireland. BrewDog has been on

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1-in-5 Irish Businesses Creating New Jobs Due to Automation

  1-in-5 Irish Businesses Creating New Jobs Due to Automation

Expleo, the technology partner for innovative companies, has announced the results of a survey that found that the majority of

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce Reacts to Outcome of UK General Election

  British Irish Chamber of Commerce Reacts to Outcome of UK General Election

The British Irish Chamber of Commerce has congratulated UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson on his election win and urged elected

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Government Investment in Research & Development Amounted to €808.1 Million in 2019

  Government Investment in Research & Development Amounted to €808.1 Million in 2019

Government spend on R&D was €765.7 million in 2018 which marks an increase of 3.6% in expenditure over the previous

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Finalists Announced For the IMR Manufacturing & Supply Chain Awards 2020

  Finalists Announced For the IMR Manufacturing & Supply Chain Awards 2020

The finalists in the 2020 IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards have been announced. First introduced last year, the IMR

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€65 Million For 16 Ground-breaking Projects Under Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund

  €65 Million For 16 Ground-breaking Projects Under Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund

The Government has announced that 16 innovative projects have been successful under the second round of the Disruptive Technologies Innovation

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McDonald’s Contributes €196 Million to the Irish Economy

  McDonald’s Contributes €196 Million to the Irish Economy

McDonald’s has launched an economic impact report, ‘McDonald’s in Ireland’, highlighting the significant economic contribution of the company in Ireland.

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Equinix Accelerates Goodbody’s Investment in Digital Transformation

  Equinix Accelerates Goodbody’s Investment in Digital Transformation

Equinix, the global interconnection and data centre company, today announces that it is supporting Goodbody’s investment in evolving and growing its business.

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OSSM Cloud Partners With SmartFreight to Revolutionise the Logistics Landscape

  OSSM Cloud Partners With SmartFreight to Revolutionise the Logistics Landscape

OSSM Cloud Solutions, the Dublin-based Oracle NetSuite solution provider, has partnered with international shipping software company SmartFreight to launch its

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Esri Ireland Helps KN Circet to Speed Up Nationwide Broadband Rollout

  Esri Ireland Helps KN Circet to Speed Up Nationwide Broadband Rollout

Esri Ireland, the market leader in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), has implemented a new digital mapping system for telecom network

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Textiles – The EU’s Fourth Largest Cause of Environmental Pressures After Food, Housing, Transport

  Textiles – The EU’s Fourth Largest Cause of Environmental Pressures After Food, Housing, Transport

Consumption of clothing, footwear and household textiles in the European Union (EU) uses annually about 1.3 tonnes of raw materials

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Enterprise Ireland and HSE Award Five Companies Innovation Contracts to Address Diabetes

  Enterprise Ireland and HSE Award Five Companies Innovation Contracts to Address Diabetes

€100,000 in funding through Enterprise Ireland’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) programme is to be awarded to five companies following

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EIB Backs €35 Million Social and Climate Investment Across Cork County

  EIB Backs €35 Million Social and Climate Investment Across Cork County

The European Investment Bank has signed a €35 million loan agreement with Cork County Council to support the Council’s Social

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Smithstown Light Engineering Expands New Production Facility, Creating 60 jobs

  Smithstown Light Engineering Expands New Production Facility, Creating 60 jobs

A newly constructed 40,000 sq ft manufacturing facility has been officially opened in Shannon, County Clare. Smithstown Light Engineering, a

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DIVA: The Second Call For SME Funding is Now OPEN!

  DIVA: The Second Call For SME Funding is Now OPEN!

DIVA is an EU funded project that aims to support SMEs to apply their digital technology to the agrofood, forestry

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70% time savings in system configuration and ordering achievable with the Festo Handling Guide Online

Machine builders, system designers and project engineers can now configure and create new handling system solutions in record time using

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce Appoints New President

  British Irish Chamber of Commerce Appoints New President

The British Irish Chamber of Commerce has appointed Peter O’Shea, Head of Corporate and Regulatory Affairs at ESB, as its

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The ‘Digital Paradox’ Facing the Media Industry in 2020

  The ‘Digital Paradox’ Facing the Media Industry in 2020

Technology will continue to redefine the media landscape in 2020, creating opportunities and challenges for marketers. As ad spend on

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Bord Bia’s Food and Drink Awards Celebrate the Passion and Drive of Irish Producers

  Bord Bia’s Food and Drink Awards Celebrate the Passion and Drive of Irish Producers

At its biennial Food and Drink Awards, held at the RDS Dublin, Bord Bia presented nine awards for excellence to

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Enterprise Ireland Increases Eurozone Presence With New Offices in Munich and Lyon

  Enterprise Ireland Increases Eurozone Presence With New Offices in Munich and Lyon

Enterprise Ireland is expanding its footprint in the Eurozone with two new office openings in Munich, Germany, and Lyon, France.

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€20 Million Investment By JCD Group Boosts Blarney Business Park

  €20 Million Investment By JCD Group Boosts Blarney Business Park

The new owners of Blarney Business Park, JCD Group, have committed to a €10 million investment in the strategically important

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EIB Investment Report 2019 – Uncertainty Weighing on EU Business Investment

  EIB Investment Report 2019 – Uncertainty Weighing on EU Business Investment

European firms are becoming increasingly pessimistic about the economic outlook according to the new EIB Investment Report 2019/2020. The report also

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€21.6 Million Boost For ‘Functional Food’ Technology Centre

  €21.6 Million Boost For ‘Functional Food’ Technology Centre

The Government has announced Enterprise Ireland funding of €7.2 million, over five years, for Food for Health Ireland, a Technology

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Brexit and Slowing Global Economy are Key Challenges For Dublin’s Growth

  Brexit and Slowing Global Economy are Key Challenges For Dublin’s Growth

Brexit continues to cast a shadow of uncertainty over the Dublin economy while slowing global growth and increased global trade

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UCD Wins Two Knowledge Transfer Ireland 2019 Impact Awards

  UCD Wins Two Knowledge Transfer Ireland 2019 Impact Awards

University College Dublin, through NovaUCD, has won two Knowledge Transfer Ireland (KTI) 2019 Impact Awards. The annual KTI Impact Awards,

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London Company Smartzer Develops Digital Team in Belfast

  London Company Smartzer Develops Digital Team in Belfast

Interactive technology company, Smartzer is investing in Northern Ireland for the first time with a 16-strong digital team. Founded in

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WuXi Vaccines to Build a $240 Million Manufacturing Facility in Dundlak

  WuXi Vaccines to Build a $240 Million Manufacturing Facility in Dundlak

WuXi Vaccines, a subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed WuXi Biologics, is planning to build a $240 million vaccine production facility on

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