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# Blacklough Construction ltd
Construction company building hundreds of social housing units goes into examinership
The company has 48 employees and also engages the services of subcontractors.
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# Economic downturn
Explainer: How 'examinership' works in Ireland (including how Saddam Hussein comes into it)
Experts believe the process could provide a lifeline for troubled businesses in the post-pandemic period.
Linda Tripp, whose taped conversations with Lewinsky led to Clinton impeachment, dies aged 70
Her death was confined by attorney Joseph Murtha.
Limerick FC set to be liquidated
The SSE Airtricity League club is on the verge of extinction after a court hearing in Ennis today.
# Feature
Why ailing Irish firms aren't opting for examinership
The procedure is the route less travelled despite its success rate, experts say.
# Examinership
Nursing home goes into examinership over fears vulture fund may seek to put it into receivership
The company is clearly insolvent and unable to pay its debts as they fall due, the judge said.
# shaw academy
Irish-based online course provider with 4.5 million students enters examinership
The company in question is Shaw Academy Ltd.
# Housing Crisis
Minister says 200 new social housing units stalled due to construction firm examinership will be delivered
A number of subcontractors have complained that they have not been paid for their work on the State-funded projects.
# mdy construction
High Court places construction firm involved in building of social housing into examinership
Co Kildare based MDY Construction Ltd is currently involved in six projects.
# when september comes
Carillion construction fallout: Wexford principal fearful new school may not be able to open in time
As the end of the term approaches, Loreto’s board of management and principal are getting increasingly worried.
# Examinership
Companies that own Galway's G Hotel and Eye Cinema owe €690 million to bank, court hears
The High Court heard that Deutsche Bank is owed over €690 million by the group of companies.
# Businesses
There's a scheme to save struggling Irish companies from going under, but it's never been used. Here’s why
The insolvency process was to help smaller firms struggling under unsustainable debts.
# little help
This scheme to save struggling Irish companies has never been used. Here’s why
The insolvency process was to help smaller firms struggling under unsustainable debts.
# Citi Hotel
The examinership of Dublin's Trinity Bar & Venue is to be opposed
Barrister Rossa Fanning, counsel for Henciti, said his client would be opposing JJ Red Holding’s bid to enter examinership.
# roll of the dice
Your crash course in... Examinership
All you need to know about what happens when an examiner is appointed by the courts.
# druids glen
Court battle over examinership of one of Ireland's top golf courses
The appointment of an examiner to Druids Glen has been opposed.
# Newtownmountkennedy
One of the country's top golf courses, Druids Glen, has gone into examinership
Druids Glen says despite the court proceedings it will be a case of “business as usual” at the course.
# Retail
1,400 jobs at risk as Debenhams Ireland goes into examinership
The company lost €6.7 million last year.
# Best Case Scenario
Over 130 jobs, and one of Ireland's best-known brands, have been saved
The move follows the approval of the examiner’s scheme in court today.
# Baby Steps
Mothercare is shutting stores after complaining about 'unsustainable' rents
The company has emerged from its examinership period.
# Paper money
Think all Irish newspapers are in trouble? This one isn't...
Well, not as much trouble as it was in anyway. Things are looking up for the Sunday Business Post.
# show must go on
Fossett's Circus 'open for business' despite facing potential collapse
The family are considering asking the court to appoint an examiner to the business.
# Play On
33 jobs saved at Kildare playgroup
Celbridge Playzone is the first Irish company to exit examinership through the Circuit Court.
# Oireachtas agenda
What are the main issues surrounding fertility in Ireland?
The Health Committee will meet with representatives from the National Infertility Support and Information Group, but what else is happening in Leinster House today?
# Out of Examinership
Here's how many jobs were saved through examinership in the last three months
Six firms, including Elvery’s, saved employees by using the examinership process last quarter.
# Oireachtas agenda
How is the government revamping the social welfare system?
That’s one of the subjects up for debate in Leinster House today.
# Jobswatch
Carl Scarpa and Flannery's Pub among eight firms who saved over 400 jobs so far this year
The Hughes Blake SME Examinership Index showed that seven of the eight firms were SMEs.
# sports chain
Elverys may not have to shed jobs following appointment of examiner, experts say
A rival UK group could buy the chain, and move existing jobs to ‘large format’ stores.
# Examinership
This TD claims his bill could save thousands of jobs - and create thousands more
Stephen Donnelly wants to amend the Companies Act to facilitate an easier examinership process.
# carl scarpa
Carl Scarpa to exit examinership and save jobs but two stores will close
The Blanchardstown and Belfast stores will shut but 68 out of 80 at risk roles will remain.
# Examinership
Four A|wear stores remain open following examiner appointment
Following the fashion chain entering receivership, stores in Blanchardstown, Dundrum, Grafton Street and Sligo are still trading.
# Economy
Fewer Irish companies failing – report
Analysts say that the falling number of insolvencies and increase in business creation is a positive sign for the economy.
# road trouble
Construction company requests examiner after payment problems
SIAC Construction said it had experienced uncertainty over payment for works done on projects in Ireland.
# carl scarpa
Examiner placed to Carl Scarpa clothing stores
Carl Scarpa operates 17 stores across the island of Ireland.
# Unpaid
Charity funds remain unpaid as Event Elephant petition for examinership
Several charity organisations claims that Event Elephant owes them money as interim examiner is appointed.
# Homebase
Over 500 jobs at risk as Homebase Ireland enters examinership
Retail Excellence said earlier today that a number of other retail operators will follow suit in the coming weeks.
# Saved
Group buys Sunday Business Post for €750,000
Former Daily Star chief executive and capital firm Key Capital plan to invest €1.2 million in the ailing newspaper.
# Saved
Good news: Over 600 jobs saved as B&Q exits examinership
Around 640 jobs have been saved as the home improvement retailer’s eight stores across the country remain open but one store has closed with nearly 50 jobs lost.
# pamela scott
137 jobs saved as 12 out of 24 Pamela Scott shops exit examinership
The company also announced plans to expand by opening up to six new stores in next 18 months.