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Meet the Dubliner behind the scenes at $4bn US biotech giant Ginkgo Bioworks
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Meet the Dubliner behind the scenes at $4bn US biotech giant Ginkgo Bioworks

Oct 27th 2019, 1:00 AM 3,475 Views 0 Comments

Barry Canton co-founded the company 10 years ago with students and a professor at MIT.

Where do we go from here? The burgeoning atlas for Irish exports post-Brexit
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Where do we go from here? The burgeoning atlas for Irish exports post-Brexit

Oct 26th 2019, 1:00 AM 2,496 Views 0 Comments

Trade experts outline the advantages and challenges facing Irish businesses.

What will it take to turn Ireland into a mecca for entrepreneurs?
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What will it take to turn Ireland into a mecca for entrepreneurs?

Oct 24th 2019, 12:39 PM 652 Views 1 Comment

Some of Ireland’s brightest business talent look at where our startup set goes next.

The global tax world is shifting and it might not be good news for Ireland - what comes next?
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The global tax world is shifting and it might not be good news for Ireland - what comes next?

Oct 24th 2019, 12:30 PM 7,546 Views 15 Comments

The State is staring down the barrel of a new tax reality, one that could cost the Exchequer billions.

'Anything that's strange, people are going to poke at it. I wouldn't play football too often, I had to turn parties down'
# Dedication
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'Anything that's strange, people are going to poke at it. I wouldn't play football too often, I had to turn parties down'

Oct 20th 2019, 11:39 AM 32,780 Views 5 Comments

Gymnastics star Rhys McClenaghan has risen to become one of Ireland’s most exciting Olympic prospects.

What will it take to turn Ireland into a mecca for entrepreneurs?
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What will it take to turn Ireland into a mecca for entrepreneurs?

Oct 20th 2019, 8:00 AM 1,568 Views 0 Comments

Some of Ireland’s brightest business talent look at where our startup set goes next.

'The first year we were completely crazy': How getting a Michelin star impacts Irish restaurants
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'The first year we were completely crazy': How getting a Michelin star impacts Irish restaurants

Oct 20th 2019, 8:00 AM 17,761 Views 13 Comments

Fine-dining eateries still grapple with skills shortages and rising labour costs.

The global tax world is shifting and it might not be good news for Ireland - what comes next?
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The global tax world is shifting and it might not be good news for Ireland - what comes next?

Oct 19th 2019, 1:00 AM 2,228 Views 0 Comments

The state is staring down the barrel of a new tax reality, one that could cost the Exchequer billions.

Michelin stars are like an 'international avalanche' for restaurants. Then the food coma kicks in
# Evolution Of Food
# Evolution Of Food

Michelin stars are like an 'international avalanche' for restaurants. Then the food coma kicks in

Oct 18th 2019, 9:00 AM 757 Views 0 Comments

Fine-dining eateries still grapple with skills shortages and rising labour costs.

Revolut and N26 rocked Irish banking. Now their competition is coming to town
# Future Of Finance
# Future Of Finance

Revolut and N26 rocked Irish banking. Now their competition is coming to town

Oct 18th 2019, 8:58 AM 13,761 Views 20 Comments

Bunq and Raisin recently entered the market, which already has some big players.

Michelin stars are like an 'international avalanche' for restaurants. Then the food coma kicks in
# Evolution Of Food
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# Evolution Of Food

Michelin stars are like an 'international avalanche' for restaurants. Then the food coma kicks in

Oct 13th 2019, 1:10 AM 9,457 Views 0 Comments

Fine-dining eateries still grapple with skills shortages and rising labour costs.

Revolut and N26 rocked Irish banking. Now their competition is coming to town
# Future Of Finance
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Revolut and N26 rocked Irish banking. Now their competition is coming to town

Oct 12th 2019, 1:00 AM 15,235 Views 0 Comments

Bunq and Raisin recently entered the market, which already has some big players.

Talent, funding and evolving threats: Inside Ireland's ever-changing cybersecurity scene
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Talent, funding and evolving threats: Inside Ireland's ever-changing cybersecurity scene

Oct 10th 2019, 10:00 AM 789 Views 0 Comments

Fora catches up with various players in the ecosystem to survey the lay of the land.

Talent, funding and evolving threats: Inside Ireland's ever-changing cybersecurity scene
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Talent, funding and evolving threats: Inside Ireland's ever-changing cybersecurity scene

Oct 6th 2019, 1:00 AM 1,069 Views 0 Comments

Fora catches up with various players in the ecosystem to survey the lay of the land.

The return of the tech IPO? Euronext is hoping for an upturn in public floats with Ireland in its sights 
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The return of the tech IPO? Euronext is hoping for an upturn in public floats with Ireland in its sights 

Oct 3rd 2019, 10:06 AM 161 Views 0 Comments

Fora was on board as a group of Irish tech companies headed to Rotterdam to explore market options.

When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex
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When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex

Oct 3rd 2019, 10:02 AM 1,922 Views 3 Comments

The government has some ambitious targets for 2030 – but industry has plenty of work to do.

When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex
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When it comes to Ireland's sustainable energy, creating simplicity could prove complex

Sep 29th 2019, 1:00 AM 1,913 Views 0 Comments

The government has some ambitious targets for 2030 – but industry has plenty of work to do.

'Tradition in our area,' a family affair and starring in 20 of 38 in-a-row county title wins
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'Tradition in our area,' a family affair and starring in 20 of 38 in-a-row county title wins

Sep 28th 2019, 7:30 AM 8,895 Views 6 Comments

Michelle Ryan continues to lead the line for Waterford’s ever-dominant Ballymacarbry.

The return of the tech IPO? Euronext is hoping for an upturn in public floats with Ireland in its sights 
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The return of the tech IPO? Euronext is hoping for an upturn in public floats with Ireland in its sights 

Sep 28th 2019, 1:00 AM 923 Views 0 Comments

Fora was on board as a group of Irish tech companies headed to Rotterdam to explore market options.

'This is absolutely existential': Inside Dublin Airport's fight for growth
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'This is absolutely existential': Inside Dublin Airport's fight for growth

Sep 26th 2019, 10:05 AM 6,513 Views 15 Comments

The airport has experienced a breakneck upswing. Now it is fighting regulatory challenges to keep up.

'This is absolutely existential': Inside Dublin Airport's fight for growth
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'This is absolutely existential': Inside Dublin Airport's fight for growth

Sep 21st 2019, 1:00 AM 2,757 Views 0 Comments

The airport has experienced a breakneck upswing. Now it is fighting regulatory challenges to keep up.

From bikes to roast duck: The Irish businesses jumping at an incoming EU-Vietnam trade deal
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From bikes to roast duck: The Irish businesses jumping at an incoming EU-Vietnam trade deal

Sep 20th 2019, 8:21 AM 367 Views 0 Comments

Some see the agreement as a beacon of hope amid Brexit and the US-China trade war.

'It's all about your story': How companies decide the right time to float on the public markets
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'It's all about your story': How companies decide the right time to float on the public markets

Sep 20th 2019, 8:20 AM 1,603 Views 0 Comments

Euronext recently launched the latest edition of its IPO Ready programme.

Your crash course in... Apple's appeal against the EU's €13bn Irish tax case
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Your crash course in... Apple's appeal against the EU's €13bn Irish tax case

Sep 16th 2019, 5:00 PM 699 Views 0 Comments

The tech giant’s rebuttal against taxes in Ireland will be heard by judges on Tuesday.

From bikes to roast duck: The Irish businesses jumping at an incoming EU-Vietnam trade deal
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From bikes to roast duck: The Irish businesses jumping at an incoming EU-Vietnam trade deal

Sep 15th 2019, 1:00 AM 1,473 Views 0 Comments

Some see the agreement as a beacon of hope amid Brexit and the US-China trade war.

Hazard makes bright debut cameo as Madrid lift early pressure on Zidane
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Hazard makes bright debut cameo as Madrid lift early pressure on Zidane

Sep 14th 2019, 3:21 PM 5,568 Views 0 Comments

Madrid almost squandered a three-goal lead, but the Belgian’s debut offered cause for optimism.

'It's all about your story': How companies decide the right time to float on the public markets
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'It's all about your story': How companies decide the right time to float on the public markets

Sep 14th 2019, 1:00 AM 1,014 Views 0 Comments

Euronext recently launched the latest edition of its IPO Ready programme.

'Out of our control': How cross-border companies are trying to prepare for a no-deal Brexit
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'Out of our control': How cross-border companies are trying to prepare for a no-deal Brexit

Sep 13th 2019, 8:39 AM 170 Views 0 Comments

Some businesses close to the border have already changed their supply base in recent months.

'I looked at my mother, she was in bits. I was like, 'Will you pull yourself together, woman!''
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'I looked at my mother, she was in bits. I was like, 'Will you pull yourself together, woman!''

Sep 8th 2019, 7:30 AM 18,230 Views 1 Comment

Galway’s camogie and ladies football teams are facing into two big All-Ireland final Sundays, and Sarah Dervan is delighted to lead the senior camógs.

'Out of our control': How cross-border companies are trying to prepare for a no-deal Brexit
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'Out of our control': How cross-border companies are trying to prepare for a no-deal Brexit

Sep 7th 2019, 1:00 AM 754 Views 0 Comments

Some businesses close to the border have already changed their supply base in recent months.

Streaming giants are cornering the entertainment industry - what's in it for Ireland?
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Streaming giants are cornering the entertainment industry - what's in it for Ireland?

Sep 5th 2019, 1:26 PM 586 Views 0 Comments

With Apple, Disney and HBO entering the game, there’s more opportunity and competition than ever.

Streaming giants are cornering the entertainment industry - what's in it for Ireland?
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Streaming giants are cornering the entertainment industry - what's in it for Ireland?

Aug 31st 2019, 1:00 AM 940 Views 0 Comments

With Apple, Disney and HBO entering the game, there’s more opportunity and competition than ever.

‘I repeated my Leaving Cert and got 270 points. So to step out as Ireland’s number one was mind-blowing’
# Forde Focus
From The42
# Forde Focus

‘I repeated my Leaving Cert and got 270 points. So to step out as Ireland’s number one was mind-blowing’

Aug 30th 2019, 6:25 PM 29,152 Views 7 Comments

David Forde reflects on his Ireland career, retirement, completing his Master’s degree and his father’s passing.

The globe is warming - and so is pressure on companies to disclose climate risks to investors
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The globe is warming - and so is pressure on companies to disclose climate risks to investors

Aug 25th 2019, 1:00 AM 998 Views 0 Comments

More companies are reporting their emissions and targets to investors.

‘Five foot eight, underweight and f*****g great’: Remembering Man United’s penalty specialist from Cabra
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‘Five foot eight, underweight and f*****g great’: Remembering Man United’s penalty specialist from Cabra

Aug 24th 2019, 7:00 AM 41,788 Views 16 Comments

In the 1970s Ireland midfielder Gerry Daly took 17 penalties for Man United and missed only one.

'The fundamentals have never changed': How travel agents are surviving the internet era
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'The fundamentals have never changed': How travel agents are surviving the internet era

Aug 18th 2019, 1:00 AM 795 Views 0 Comments

Despite the online competition, the traditional trade is still a multimillion-euro industry in Ireland.

Lero is trying to re-shape how we think about software and its social impact
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Lero is trying to re-shape how we think about software and its social impact

Aug 17th 2019, 1:00 AM 551 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick-based research centre’s work touches on everything from digital health to driverless cars.

The Irish team aiming to end their two-year wait for a league win
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The Irish team aiming to end their two-year wait for a league win

Aug 16th 2019, 8:46 AM 21,465 Views 4 Comments

Kilkenny United chairman Shane Murray is optimistic about the club’s future in spite of a disappointing season.

Ireland's electric vehicle future is facing a chicken-and-egg problem
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Ireland's electric vehicle future is facing a chicken-and-egg problem

Aug 11th 2019, 1:00 AM 2,186 Views 0 Comments

Registrations of EVs have increased the last six months but charge points are playing catch up.

'Researchers work almost like a jeweler': Inside the Tyndall National Institute
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'Researchers work almost like a jeweler': Inside the Tyndall National Institute

Aug 10th 2019, 1:00 AM 1,226 Views 0 Comments

Behind the scenes at the Cork research centre, where cutting edge tech is applied to real world issues.