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# ida - Friday 14 November, 2014

Good news: 400 jobs for west Dublin in giant pharma investment
# Just The Tonic
# Just The Tonic

Good news: 400 jobs for west Dublin in giant pharma investment

Nov 14th 2014, 11:46 AM 12,841 Views 39 Comments

About 1,000 jobs will also be created building the new Bristol-Myers Squibb factory.

# ida - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

That mortifying IDA interview has gone viral internationally - here are the headlines
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

That mortifying IDA interview has gone viral internationally - here are the headlines

Nov 4th 2014, 9:04 PM 49,225 Views 62 Comments

“Why do you have euros?”

# ida - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the 'Double Irish' tax loophole
# Corporation Tax
# Corporation Tax

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the 'Double Irish' tax loophole

Oct 25th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,338 Views 63 Comments

He is also meeting over 17 companies in a hope to drum up some jobs in Ireland.

# ida - Friday 1 August, 2014

Science investment to target women
# Eureka
# Eureka

Science investment to target women

Aug 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 4,369 Views 27 Comments

New report shows more than two thirds of IDA created jobs last year tied to the science sector.

# ida - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Here's how Richard Bruton plans to create 7,000 jobs a year in multinational companies
# The More The Merrier
# The More The Merrier

Here's how Richard Bruton plans to create 7,000 jobs a year in multinational companies

Jul 30th 2014, 12:15 PM 8,580 Views 42 Comments

We will be “competing to win”, the Minister said.

# ida - Sunday 20 July, 2014

TD hits out at two-tier economy as Donegal misses out on "fair crack of the investment"
# IDA
# IDA

TD hits out at two-tier economy as Donegal misses out on "fair crack of the investment"

Jul 20th 2014, 10:15 AM 7,746 Views 46 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Charlie McConalogue has hit out at unfair treatment for regional counties.

# ida - Monday 7 July, 2014

Bruton wants to stay in jobs portfolio
# The Jobs Job
# The Jobs Job

Bruton wants to stay in jobs portfolio

Jul 7th 2014, 2:04 PM 4,760 Views 19 Comments

The Minister says he still has a job to do in his current post.

# ida - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Good news: Library company to create 25 new jobs at its Dublin HQ
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news: Library company to create 25 new jobs at its Dublin HQ

Jun 26th 2014, 7:36 AM 8,011 Views 10 Comments

Innovative, based in Dublin city centre, is set to double its workforce.

# ida - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts
# Rescue Plan
# Rescue Plan

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts

Jun 18th 2014, 7:27 AM 3,579 Views 12 Comments

The company has thanked workers for approving the plan to dramatically cut spending at the contact lens plant.

# ida - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Bausch & Lomb express 'gratitude' to workers for voting in favour of cost cutting measures
# Waterford
# Waterford

Bausch & Lomb express 'gratitude' to workers for voting in favour of cost cutting measures

Jun 17th 2014, 11:23 PM 7,163 Views 22 Comments

The company said it was always their preference to keep the plant open and promised to invest in the plant.

# ida - Thursday 12 June, 2014

100 technology jobs coming to Galway in the next 5 years
# SmartBear
# SmartBear

100 technology jobs coming to Galway in the next 5 years

Jun 12th 2014, 7:28 AM 5,072 Views 7 Comments

The new office will create roles in Inside Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, Operations, Finance and Software Development.

# ida - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996
# Flashback
# Flashback

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

Jun 10th 2014, 5:12 PM 9,759 Views 19 Comments

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

# ida - Monday 9 June, 2014

This is the new guy who has to woo big companies (and their jobs) to Ireland...
# New Job
# New Job

This is the new guy who has to woo big companies (and their jobs) to Ireland...

Jun 9th 2014, 5:30 PM 16,789 Views 22 Comments

Martin Shanahan will take on the top job at IDA Ireland from August after the departure of Barry O’Leary.

# ida - Friday 23 May, 2014

Got an eye for business? The IDA wants you
# Jobs
# Jobs

Got an eye for business? The IDA wants you

May 23rd 2014, 7:38 AM 8,264 Views 31 Comments

The IDA are hiring 35 additional staff to help them target new companies which don’t currently have a presence in Ireland.

# ida - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Dublin-based companies have had €200 million worth of IDA backing, Laois has had €380,000
# Jobs
# Jobs

Dublin-based companies have had €200 million worth of IDA backing, Laois has had €380,000

Apr 29th 2014, 6:30 AM 6,744 Views 21 Comments

And other counties are lagging behind as well.

# ida - Monday 14 April, 2014

Good news: €80 million investment and 180 new jobs for Limerick
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news: €80 million investment and 180 new jobs for Limerick

Apr 14th 2014, 12:13 PM 10,117 Views 11 Comments

Both Richard Bruton and Michael Noonan announced the new positions this afternoon.

# ida - Thursday 27 March, 2014

€3.5bn: Intel makes biggest private investment in history of State
# Billions And Billions
# Billions And Billions

€3.5bn: Intel makes biggest private investment in history of State

Mar 27th 2014, 9:45 AM 23,991 Views 77 Comments

This project in Kildare is also creating 5,000 construction jobs.

# ida - Friday 21 February, 2014

Jobs boost for Dublin and Galway as 132 new posts confirmed
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Jobs boost for Dublin and Galway as 132 new posts confirmed

Feb 21st 2014, 7:59 AM 14,160 Views 45 Comments

Five ‘high-growth’ companies from the US and Europe are setting up offices in Ireland.

# ida - Monday 10 February, 2014

Government trumpets 50 new jobs at Jazz Pharmaceuticals
# Music To Your Ears
# Music To Your Ears

Government trumpets 50 new jobs at Jazz Pharmaceuticals

Feb 10th 2014, 2:00 PM 7,978 Views 23 Comments

The company are to build a new plant by 2016 which will employ up to 160 people during construction.

# ida - Monday 3 February, 2014

40 new jobs as pharmaceutical giant acquires vialling plant in Athlone
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

40 new jobs as pharmaceutical giant acquires vialling plant in Athlone

Feb 3rd 2014, 8:44 AM 7,403 Views 10 Comments

In a move supported by the IDA, Alexion Pharma Ireland Trading is set to purchase the Roscommon facility later this year.

# ida - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Good jobs news: Pharmaceutical company announces 42 high-tech jobs for Dublin
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good jobs news: Pharmaceutical company announces 42 high-tech jobs for Dublin

Jan 23rd 2014, 6:00 AM 9,233 Views 23 Comments

Aspen is one of the biggest generic drugs companies in the world.

# ida - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Moody’s rating upgrade “improves the Irish story”
# Ireland
# Ireland

Moody’s rating upgrade “improves the Irish story”

Jan 18th 2014, 1:06 PM 9,698 Views 27 Comments

Moody’s had said it expects that Ireland’s debt ratios will start to decline this year.

# ida - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?

Jan 11th 2014, 9:54 AM 10,256 Views 42 Comments

Is it time that Capital Gains Tax be reduced or does it bring in much needed funds to the Exchequer?

# ida - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Over half of Irish adults only visit dentist in emergency
# Open Wide
# Open Wide

Over half of Irish adults only visit dentist in emergency

Jan 4th 2014, 7:45 AM 9,511 Views 78 Comments

Irish Dental Association’s survey finds routine visits drop sharply after the age of 45 years.

# ida - Friday 3 January, 2014

Call for lifting of public service hiring embargo to cut JobBridge use
# JobBridge
# JobBridge

Call for lifting of public service hiring embargo to cut JobBridge use

Jan 3rd 2014, 6:59 PM 16,564 Views 70 Comments

The IDA has been criticised for hiring interns through the JobBridge website.

'Highest level of job creation' through IDA in over a decade
# TBSCITWIWTDB
# TBSCITWIWTDB

'Highest level of job creation' through IDA in over a decade

Jan 3rd 2014, 10:59 AM 9,042 Views 75 Comments

However, the target of placing half of these new jobs outside Dublin and Cork was not met.

# ida - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Minister objected to military vehicles factory setting up shop in Ireland in 1983
# State Papers 1983
# State Papers 1983

Minister objected to military vehicles factory setting up shop in Ireland in 1983

Jan 1st 2014, 6:30 PM 20,399 Views 71 Comments

The Minister for Trade, Commerce and Tourism Frank Cluskey thought Ireland should take a restrictive attitude to the manufacturing of military equipment in Ireland.

# ida - Thursday 26 December, 2013

After Jedward and hurling, The Guardian editorial is full of praise for... IDA Ireland
# In Praise Of
# In Praise Of

After Jedward and hurling, The Guardian editorial is full of praise for... IDA Ireland

Dec 26th 2013, 12:12 PM 12,969 Views 29 Comments

Enda Kenny will be drinking out of his ‘Best Small Country In The World In Which To Do Business’ mug this morning…

# ida - Monday 23 December, 2013

Forfás dissolution will 'strengthen capacity and drive job-creation policy'
# Jobs
# Jobs

Forfás dissolution will 'strengthen capacity and drive job-creation policy'

Dec 23rd 2013, 3:36 PM 4,968 Views 11 Comments

Under the new legislation, the functions of the quango will be transferred to Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland.

# ida - Monday 9 December, 2013

68 new jobs announced in two multinationals
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

68 new jobs announced in two multinationals

Dec 9th 2013, 11:45 AM 12,796 Views 19 Comments

A British company will create 30 jobs next year and a firm in Cork has already begun recruiting for 38 new positions.

# ida - Friday 29 November, 2013

Multinational companies seriously concerned over possible power outages
# ESB
# ESB

Multinational companies seriously concerned over possible power outages

Nov 29th 2013, 3:32 PM 9,801 Views 151 Comments

Retail Excellence said stores will be forced to close for the duration of the strike and many may not reopen.

# ida - Monday 25 November, 2013

Percentage of foreign investment outside Dublin and Cork falls three years running
# Action Plan For Jobs
# Action Plan For Jobs

Percentage of foreign investment outside Dublin and Cork falls three years running

Nov 25th 2013, 7:10 AM 4,946 Views 19 Comments

A government and IDA Ireland target to get 50 per cent of all foreign direct investment in areas outside of the two main urban centres has been dropped from the Action Plan for Jobs.

# ida - Friday 15 November, 2013

IDA to work with Lufthansa Technik to see if there's a possible 'alternative'
# Jobs
# Jobs

IDA to work with Lufthansa Technik to see if there's a possible 'alternative'

Nov 15th 2013, 6:59 PM 4,255 Views 17 Comments

Bruton says Lufthansa Technik is in a difficult market where a lot of changes are taking place.

# ida - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Over 300 new jobs announced for Dublin
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Over 300 new jobs announced for Dublin

Nov 5th 2013, 8:38 AM 10,836 Views 25 Comments

The Acorn marketing agency is to hire another 100 people, while new 218 positions are being backed by Dublin Business Innovation Centre-backed firms.

# ida - Monday 23 September, 2013

Over 180 jobs announced across the country
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Over 180 jobs announced across the country

Sep 23rd 2013, 9:28 AM 6,709 Views 23 Comments

The jobs were announced in three food companies and a gaming systems support firm.

# ida - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ
# Big Fish Closure
# Big Fish Closure

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ

Aug 21st 2013, 10:26 PM 10,096 Views 26 Comments

The company has announced a global restructuring process, and has entered into a 30-day consultation period with staff.

# ida - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Good news for Sligo: 45 new jobs in online retail business
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news for Sligo: 45 new jobs in online retail business

Aug 8th 2013, 6:15 AM 5,757 Views 9 Comments

The company is looking to create a software development team in the county.

# ida - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Warning: Tongue piercings affect speech, sense of taste and cause drooling
# Piercings
# Piercings

Warning: Tongue piercings affect speech, sense of taste and cause drooling

Aug 1st 2013, 7:15 AM 39,169 Views 83 Comments

Dentists are warning young people about the risks of oral piercings, especially when getting them done abroad or at music festivals.

# ida - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Salesforce.com to add 100 jobs at new Dublin office
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Salesforce.com to add 100 jobs at new Dublin office

Jul 24th 2013, 12:41 PM 7,589 Views 17 Comments

The company, which was in the top 20 of Fortune’s Best Companies to work for, says the jobs will be in the areas of sales, marketing, IT and customer support.