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Valmet Automotive receives manufacturing contract for Mercedes-Benz GLC

    Valmet Automotive receives manufacturing contract for Mercedes-Benz GLC

Valmet Automotive and Mercedes-Benz have announced that Valmet Automotive will start manufacturing additional units of the Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV at the Uusikaupunki, Finland plant. Valmet Automotive starts the preparation of

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New HQ in Dowson Food Machinery’s expansion plans

    New HQ in Dowson Food Machinery’s expansion plans

Bakery equipment specialist Dowson Food Machinery is relocating to a new factory in Keighley, West Yorkshire, which will enable the company to expand manufacturing capability for its UK and global

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Balfour wins £130m luxury flat project beside the Palace

    Balfour wins £130m luxury flat project beside the Palace

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has been selected by Palace Revive Development Ltd to deliver the pre-construction services contract for a £130 million renovation and new-build scheme on No.

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VW to recall 2.46 million German cars with illegal software

    VW to recall 2.46 million German cars with illegal software

Volkswagen will have to recall 2.46 million cars fitted with the illegal emission control software in Germany alone, newspaper Die Welt reported on Monday. Without saying what its sources are,

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Aryzta reports increase in Q1 revenue

    Aryzta reports increase in Q1 revenue

ARYZTA , the global food business with a leadership position in speciality bakery has reported a 6.1% increase in group revenue to €995m for the  first quarter of its financial

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Government aims to create 28,000 jobs in North East and West

    Government aims to create 28,000 jobs in North East and West

A Government action plan for jobs aims to create 28,000 extra jobs in counties Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan, Monaghan and Louth by 2020. Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard

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Major investment programme for Cork, Kerry

    Major investment programme for Cork, Kerry

Details of proposed Government investments to be made in Cork and Kerry will be outlined later today at a briefing by Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin and Minister for

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Origin Enterprises sees slow start to its new financial year

    Origin Enterprises sees slow start to its new financial year

Origin Enterprises has reported a slower start to the 2016 financial year for the seasonally quiet first quarter, but the Group still expects to achieve full year adjusted diluted earnings per

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AIB issues 500€ million of fixed rate

    AIB issues  500€ million of fixed rate

Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. (AIB) today successfully agreed to issue €500 million fixed rate resettable T1 perpetual contingent temporary write-down securities. The coupon for the initial fixed rate period until December

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Enterprise Ireland ranked third globally for seed investment

    Enterprise Ireland ranked third globally for seed investment

Enterprise Ireland has ranked third in the world for its seed investment activity, following San Francisco-based  SV Angel and french Kima Ventures. A new global ranking by PitchBook, a leading

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NTR first half profit of €72.6m soars after sale of US wind unit

    NTR first half profit of €72.6m soars after sale of US wind unit

NTR plc reported a profit of €72.6 million for the first half of the 2016 financial year as part of its final results announcement prior to a demerger of the

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IEDR: Only 35% of Irish SMEs can process sales online

    IEDR: Only 35% of Irish SMEs can process sales online

Irish shoppers are expected to spend €100 million (or €4 million an hour) on Black Friday, but only 35% of Irish SMEs with a website can process payments online and

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Maximum Media expansion creating 42 new digital jobs

    Maximum Media expansion creating 42 new digital jobs

Online publisher Maximum Media announces it’s to hire 42 new staff over the next 12 months. Dublin-based Maximum Media, behind the Irish websites Joe.ie and Her.ie, currently employs 66 staff, 56

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Tesco settles US lawsuit over accounting scandal

    Tesco settles US lawsuit over accounting scandal

Tesco will pay $12m to settle legal action by US shareholders which claimed last year that accounting irregularities inflated the supermarket’s share price. Tesco PLC today announces that it has

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Ryanair concludes 5 year pay deal with pilots

    Ryanair concludes 5 year pay deal with pilots

Ryanair held on 25th November its annual European Works Council meeting in Dublin where it announced that it had concluded 5 year pay agreements with all 76 of its pilot

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Primark opens its second store in the US

    Primark opens its second store in the US

Penney’s has opened its second US store in Philadelphia, under the brand name Primark. The store, located at the King of Prussia Mall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania follows the opening of its

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Eir revenues increase 4% to €325m in first quarter of its financial year

    Eir revenues increase 4% to €325m in first quarter of its financial year

Eir – formerly Eircom – posted a second consecutive quarter of revenue growth and a third consecutive quarter of EBITDA growth in the first quarter of its financial year. The

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CPL Resources to create 200 new jobs

    CPL Resources to create 200 new jobs

Recruitment company CPL Resources announced the creation of 200 skilled, operational roles across the Group’s extensive branch network in the next two years. These roles will include high value senior

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Talent pool is praised as Google opens innovation lab in Belfast

    Talent pool is praised as Google opens innovation lab in Belfast

A partnership between Google and the professional services firm PwC is to establish an Innovation Lab or “hive”at PwC’s Northern Ireland headquarters in Belfast’s Waterfront Plaza, just 100 miles from

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O’SHARE research project to end network overload at concerts and festivals

    O’SHARE research project to end network overload at concerts and festivals

Trinity College Dublin’s CONNECT Centre has signed a deal to begin a €1m telecoms research project, O’SHARE, to help people at large gatherings such as concerts and sporting events access consistent mobile

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KPMG report: Solar technology deployment could support up to 7,300 jobs for economy

    KPMG report: Solar technology deployment could support up to 7,300 jobs for economy

A new report from KPMG has found that deploying solar PV technology to power Irish homes and businesses could support up to 7,300 new jobs per year between 2017 and

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Launch of 2015 ‘Energy in Ireland’ report focusing on energy trend from 1990-201

    Launch of 2015 ‘Energy in Ireland’ report focusing on energy trend from 1990-201

This Thursday marks the last official engagement of Dr. Brian Motherway as CEO of SEAI before he departs to take up the position with the International Energy Agency (IEA) as

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Science Foundation Ireland invests €11million in partnership with Industry and Philanthropic funds

    Science Foundation Ireland invests €11million in partnership with Industry and Philanthropic funds

Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, Mr Damien English TD, today announced funding of over €11 million to the Energy Systems Integration Partnership Programme (ESIPP). ESIPP will receive €5.5 million

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William Fry to open San Francisco Office, third in US

    William Fry to open San Francisco Office, third in US

Leading Irish law firm William Fry has announced it is opening an office in San Francisco in 2016.  This move

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Deliveroo moves into Galway after raising $100m

    Deliveroo moves into Galway after raising $100m

London-headquartered Deliveroo, the on-demand restaurant delivery service, said on Tuesday that it has raised $100 million to fund further expansion

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Greencore reports higher full-year profits and revenues

    Greencore reports higher full-year profits and revenues

Greencore, the Irish-based food-to-go company, has reported a 13.5% increase in pre-tax profits for the year to the end of September.

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Carlyle Cardinal Ireland invests in Cork-based Abtran

    Carlyle Cardinal Ireland invests in Cork-based Abtran

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI), the Irish private equity fund announced that it has finalised the terms of an investment in

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Government to profit from Pfizer’s €151bn takeover of Allergan

    Government to profit from Pfizer’s €151bn takeover of Allergan

Pfizer’s deal to buy-out Allergan was formally announced yesterday the 23rd November, it will be one of the largest corporate takeovers in

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Lero software research centre to expand with €46.4 million investment

    Lero software research centre to expand with €46.4 million investment

Ms Jan O’Sullivan TD, Minister for Education and Skills, formally launched an expanded Lero, the Science Foundation Ireland Irish Software

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20 jobs for Galway with medtech company Aerogen

Galway-based medtech company Aerogen has announced it plans to create 20 jobs in 2016. Aerogen just recently won the 2015

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Irish owned Team Horizon expands to the U.S.

Team Horizon, the global life-science services firm, has expanded its global footprint with the announcement of a new office in

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Eurazeo to buy Galway-based Fintrax for €335m

French investment firm Eurazeo has said that it plans to pay up to €335m to buy 90 percent of Irish

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SFI Europe and AbbVie announce €10m investment

Minister for Jobs Mr Richard Bruton has announced a joint investment of €10 million by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise

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Voxpro and Bons Secours to announce hundreds of jobs

    Voxpro and Bons Secours to announce hundreds of jobs

Voxpro and Bon Secours hospital are expected to make two big job announcements today in Cork. Voxpro has been in

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Pfizer in talks to aquire Allergan

    Pfizer in talks to aquire Allergan

Pfizer is in talks to acquire Allergan in a $370 to $380 deal for each Allergan share, the global drug industry’s

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Eir in talks to acquire television broadcaster Setanta Sports

    Eir in talks to acquire television broadcaster Setanta Sports

According to the Irish Times, Ireland’s biggest telecoms group Eir is in talks to acquire television broadcaster Setanta Sports. Once the a

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Government meeting bids to create 10,000 jobs in IFSC

    Government meeting bids to create 10,000 jobs in IFSC

The Government is planning to convene its first European Financial Forum at Dublin Castle in January as part of a plan to

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23 new jobs for Co. Down with Alternative Heat

Alternative Heat is to create 23 new jobs with the expansion of its manufacturing facilities in Castlewellan, Co Down. Alternative

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15 jobs for Ireland with IoT company Davra thanks to AIB funding

Dublin-based Davra, an internet of things (IoT) company has secured significant funding from AIB resulting in 15 jobs for Ireland. Davra

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Crown launches new RT 4000 Series at LOGISTICA 2015

Crown, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, further expands its European warehouse product range by launching its new

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Companies throughout Ireland commended at the 15th annual Export Industry Awards

The Irish Exporters Association recently held the 15th Export Industry Awards which attracted 500 guests and recognised companies throughout the

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William Fry invests €290,000 in ShoreTel solution, implemented by Phone Pulse

ShoreTel, a leading provider of IP phone systems and unified communications solutions, and Phone Pulse, the Irish IP telephony specialist,

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Guinness to open new experimental brewery to the public

    Guinness to open new experimental brewery to the public

Guinness is launching an experimental brewery in Dublin today at The Open Gate Brewery, St. James’s Gate. The brewery will be located

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Alternative Heat will create 23 new jobs in Co.Down

    Alternative Heat will create 23 new jobs in Co.Down

Alternative Heat has today announced the creation of 23 manufacturing jobs at it’s plant located in Northern Ireland. The company specialises

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US firm Digital Realty to invest €150m in expansion of Dublin data centre

    US firm Digital Realty to invest €150m in expansion of Dublin data centre

Digital Realty is to spend €150m on expanding its data centre at Profile Park in west Dublin. The expansion will double

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Northern Ireland to slash corporation tax from 20pc to 12.5pc

    Northern Ireland to slash corporation tax from 20pc to 12.5pc

It emerged yesterday that political leaders at Stormont have secured a deal as part of the Stormont House Agreement to

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Chinese ICT firm Huawei to create 50 jobs in Dublin by 2016

    Chinese ICT firm Huawei to create 50 jobs in Dublin by 2016

Chinese ICT company Huawei is to open a new research and development office at the IFSC in Dublin, which is expected to

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Government announces €2.8bn plan to end long-term use of pre-fabs in schools by 2021

    Government announces €2.8bn plan to end long-term use of pre-fabs in schools by 2021

The Government has announced a plan to end the use of prefabs in schools around Ireland by 2021. Education Minister

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Unemployment rate at lowest figure since 2008

    Unemployment rate at lowest figure since 2008

According to data from the Central Statistics Office, figures show the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in October was 8.9 per cent,

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Credit Suisse plans for major trading floor in Dublin

Swiss bank, Credit Suisse, is on course to become the first international bank to set up a major trading floor in

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Glanbia in $217m acquistion deal for US firm ThinkThin

    Glanbia in $217m acquistion deal for US firm ThinkThin

Glanbia has announced that it has acquired ThinkThin, a US firm that specialises in protein bars, for $217 million. ThinkThin will become

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25,000 jobs targeted for the West

    25,000 jobs targeted for the West

Medtech and pharma are among the key drivers to create up to 25,000 jobs in Mayo, Roscommon and Galway, with

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Dublin’s FLY leasing to return $100m to shareholders

Dublin-based aircraft leasing company FLY Leasing has announced adjusted net income of $32.3m (€30.1m) for the third quarter, while the

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Irish drinks industry could double exports to €2bn

The Irish drinks industry has the potential to double exports to more than €2 billion over the next 15 years

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240 jobs at risk in Roche pharmaceutical facility Co. Clare

  Pharmaceuticals company Roche is pulling out of four of its facilities worlwide, including its site in Clare, with 240

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Expert speakers for Ireland’s first Facilities Management Summit

BIFM Ireland Region will host the inaugural FM Summit in the Aviva Stadium Dublin on Friday 20 November 2015. This

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Positive outlook among exhibitors at DataCentres Ireland 2015

DataCentres Ireland returned to the RDS this week for its fourth year. Industry and Business Magazine were a media sponsor

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266,000 new jobs promised by the Coalition in the five years

    266,000 new jobs promised by the Coalition in the five years

The Coalition is to launch a new plan today aimed at putting more people at work. The plan does warn

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