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# emigration - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

School-leavers and graduates make up larger chunk of emigrants than last year

18-29 year-olds comprise a whopping 78% of Irish visa applicants.

# emigration - Monday 29 September, 2014

Vlog: Leaving it all behind... one emigrant's story of saying goodbye to Ireland

Young graduate Oisin Gregorian is making a video diary of his experience of leaving Ireland for Spain.

# emigration - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Eamon Dunphy, Trinity College, and Auschwitz: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of people think the Irish economy will get better in the coming year?

# emigration - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

These emigrants explain the barriers that are keeping them from coming home

The conference on return migration was organised by the National Youth Council of Ireland.

# emigration - Friday 12 September, 2014

President Higgins has spoken directly to the Irish Diaspora: "We owe them a debt of gratitude."

The story of Irish emigration is one to be proud of he argued.

# emigration - Monday 1 September, 2014

20% of GPs who graduated in 2010 now live abroad

And current trainees may be following suit…

# emigration - Friday 29 August, 2014

# emigration - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Only 16% of emigrants were unemployed before they left Ireland

Overall emigration by Irish citizens is down 20% from last year.

# emigration - Monday 25 August, 2014

Brendan Quigley is back from New York and making Laois his home again

Last year’s New York football captain has returned to Laois to play hurling for the summer.

Gaelic games in Wembley, Dubai and beyond: Irish emigration through the eyes of the GAA

Here’s nine things we learned from Setanta Sports’ new documentary to be aired this week.

# emigration - Saturday 23 August, 2014

These politicians making waves abroad could have been your local TD

Irish emigration works in mysterious ways…

# emigration - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Living in Australia or Canada? Good choice says The Economist, Dublin not so much

Melbourne is the best city to live worldwide but Dublin is way down the list.

# emigration - Monday 18 August, 2014

Opinion: We see the happier side of expat life splashed across Facebook – there's darkness too

The Irish like to save face a lot of the time, and especially when it comes to emigration.

# emigration - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Opinion: Here I go again, back to Riyadh. My life has changed so much in just ten years...

Back in 2004, my wife and I were anticipating the arrival of our second son and I had just set up my own business. Then the financial meltdown hit.

# emigration - Saturday 26 July, 2014

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s the weekend – and here’s everything that you need to know as you start your day.

Thousands of certificates allowing doctors to work overseas granted

It follows fears of a manpower shortage in the health sector.

# emigration - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia

The man was surfing with two friends who were rescued.

# emigration - Saturday 19 July, 2014

What can the new diaspora minister do for the Irish abroad?

What once an aspirational concept is now a very real reality for many Irish families.

# emigration - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Rental prices, euro changes push Dublin up 'costliest cities for expats' survey

The annual Mercer survey provides a relative comparison of costs for expat workers in 211 cities around the world.

Moving to Ontario? You'll be able to swap your Irish driver's licence for a local one

New mutual exchange agreement reached for Irish people living and working in Ontario, and Ontarians living and working in Ireland.

# emigration - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Opinion: The undocumented Irish in the US need and deserve our help

About 50,000 Irish citizens currently live in the US without legal status – we can’t just turn our backs on them.

# emigration - Friday 13 June, 2014

Good news for chefs, bricklayers and tilers planning on heading to Australia

The three trades have been added to Australia’s skilled professions list.

# emigration - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Bring potato cakes and a wad of cash: Advice on moving to London

Irish centre in London asks emigrants what tips they would give to those moving to the UK capital.

Irishman killed in bike crash may have been rushing to beat Thai coup curfew

The 30-year-old suffered head injuries in the crash on Friday night and passed away yesterday.

# emigration - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From The42 The GAA football emigrants XV - 15 intercounty players who are away this summer Big Losses

The GAA football emigrants XV - 15 intercounty players who are away this summer

Here’s our best 15 from the footballers who are currently unavailable for their native counties through emigration.

# emigration - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 11 most annoying things you can say to an Irish emigrant Out Forr'n

The 11 most annoying things you can say to an Irish emigrant

So, how long are you back for?

# emigration - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Brendan Quigley - 'There's no point being on a county panel and drawing social welfare'

New York’s captain has no regrets on his decision to leave his native Laois.

# emigration - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Column: We're forced to bring skilled workers from abroad because of our educational failures

At a time when so many are unemployed, we have no choice but to to bring workers from abroad to Ireland. Why? We simply don’t have the skills ourselves.

# emigration - Monday 14 April, 2014

Column: The Derry of my childhood was shrouded in sadness – now the city can breathe again

Derry truly is a symbol of the “profound transformation” of the relationship between Ireland and Britain, just like President Higgins said last week.

# emigration - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Irish emigrants sent €5.7 billion back from the UK over 30 years

CSO data shows massive transfers from 1940-1970.

# emigration - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

As President Higgins visits the UK, how much has the Government supported emigrants there?

To the tune of about €86 million over the last decade according to Eamon Gilmore.

# emigration - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Column: Feeling like an exile in your own country? It’s normal after travelling ...

Within the space of a year, it seems to me that the country has changed utterly. This may be due to a case of reverse culture shock, writes Niamh Ní Shúilleabháin.

# emigration - Monday 31 March, 2014

Irishman dies in Australia after suspected fall at a tourist mine

ABC News reports that it is believed that 27-year-old Kevin Browne slipped and fell from rigging at the Hard Times mine in Queensland.

# emigration - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

"It's just so hard": Limerick couple to follow their four children to Australia - forever

Janet and Eugene have four children, all of whom live in Australia. Now, they have decided to move.

# emigration - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Just 44 out of 2,500 Canadian visas for young professionals claimed

Almost 4,000 working holiday visas were snapped up in less than 10 minutes earlier this month.

# emigration - Sunday 23 March, 2014

If you're heading to Canada you might want to check this out...

The Gaelic League of Toronto is a non profit group that may be able to help you with your trip and getting settled.

# emigration - Friday 21 March, 2014

It's not only nurses that have emigrated to find work. Guess how many GPs have?

The IMO say that the last five years has seen seven years’ worth of Irish qualified GPs move to the UK.

From The Daily Edge Powerful response to Ireland Inspires video offers alternative view of Irish life List Of Demands

Powerful response to Ireland Inspires video offers alternative view of Irish life

We’re Not Leaving Galway attempt a more accurate representation of the state of the country.

# emigration - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Why did so many Wexford people choose Georgia as their new home in the 1800s?

A new research project is aiming to find out just that…

# emigration - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Another sad product of emigration, funerals can now be streamed online

The business hopes to offer a practical solution to Irish people that have emigrated who can’t return home.