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# ida - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Irish people are losing out on jobs because we are not multilingual
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# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Irish people are losing out on jobs because we are not multilingual

Jul 20th 2013, 8:00 AM 858 Views 103 Comments

The new jobs on offer are not beyond the capabilities of our people, but there is one thing we are lacking – a proficiency in foreign languages, writes Aaron McKenna, who says we should try and rectify this for future generations.

# ida - Friday 14 June, 2013

Here's what makes Ireland great... according to the IDA's new poem
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# The Auld Sod

Here's what makes Ireland great... according to the IDA's new poem

Jun 14th 2013, 9:41 AM 8,019 Views 8 Comments

They put their feelings in verse.

# ida - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

50 jobs lost as Citi Bank announce Waterford office closure
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50 jobs lost as Citi Bank announce Waterford office closure

May 15th 2013, 6:16 PM 8,319 Views 19 Comments

The Waterford branch will close by the end of the year.

# ida - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Website creator to hire 100 people in Dublin
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Website creator to hire 100 people in Dublin

May 1st 2013, 7:40 AM 9,972 Views 15 Comments

Squarespace has started recruiting for the positions in its new EMEA headquarters.

# ida - Friday 19 April, 2013

75 per cent of people do not avail of free dental check-ups
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# Smile

75 per cent of people do not avail of free dental check-ups

Apr 19th 2013, 8:09 AM 13,610 Views 40 Comments

The Irish Dental Association has described the slashing of PRSI and medical card schemes and tax reliefs as a “dental health time bomb”.

# ida - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Up to 40 jobs created as US digital media company announces HQ in Dublin
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Up to 40 jobs created as US digital media company announces HQ in Dublin

Mar 20th 2013, 8:27 AM 7,046 Views 25 Comments

US digital media and domain services company, Demand Media, is to open an office in Dublin, creating between 20-40 jobs in the process.

# ida - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Software company creates 75 jobs in Dublin
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# Jobswatch

Software company creates 75 jobs in Dublin

Feb 27th 2013, 11:41 AM 5,299 Views 47 Comments

Guidewire Software is more than doubling its Irish staff numbers during this round of recruitment.

# ida - Friday 15 February, 2013

Column: A new pilot scheme could breathe life into cities with high unemployment
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# Opinion

Column: A new pilot scheme could breathe life into cities with high unemployment

Feb 15th 2013, 1:00 PM 54 Views 50 Comments

The ‘Living Cities’ scheme is all about urban regeneration and the aim is to revitalise retail in Waterford City – and Limerick – through a series of tax incentives, writes Ciara Conway TD.

# ida - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk
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# Jobswatch

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk

Feb 14th 2013, 11:27 AM 7,120 Views 61 Comments

The new jobs will be in customer services, sales and compliance.

# ida - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Merging of Digital Hub into Dublin City Council "short-sighted"
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# Digital Hub

Merging of Digital Hub into Dublin City Council "short-sighted"

Oct 31st 2012, 6:55 PM 7,230 Views 16 Comments

Greens voice concern as innovation development agency is moved under DCC care instead of the proposed merger with Enterprise Ireland/IDA.

# ida - Thursday 25 October, 2012

120 jobs earmarked for online payments HQ in Louth
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# Jobswatch

120 jobs earmarked for online payments HQ in Louth

Oct 25th 2012, 7:32 AM 4,963 Views 6 Comments

YapStone International are to set up new headquarters in Drogheda, the IDA has announced.

# ida - Friday 28 September, 2012

45 jobs lost in Galway firm
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# Jobs

45 jobs lost in Galway firm

Sep 28th 2012, 3:42 PM 7,907 Views 7 Comments

OMAC Laboratories Ltd confirmed today that the temporary contract workers will be let go as the company moves into its low season.

# ida - Friday 14 September, 2012

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company
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# Jobswatch

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company

Sep 14th 2012, 8:02 AM 5,693 Views 22 Comments

SumUp, which helps small businesses take payments using mobile technology, is setting up a customer support centre in Dublin.

# ida - Thursday 23 August, 2012

US medical products company to create 50 new jobs
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# Jobswatch

US medical products company to create 50 new jobs

Aug 23rd 2012, 7:45 AM 2,881 Views 6 Comments

The jobs will be created over the next three years with the backing of the IDA.

# ida - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

96 jobs at risk at PopCap Dublin office
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# Jobs

96 jobs at risk at PopCap Dublin office

Aug 22nd 2012, 1:37 PM 6,107 Views 47 Comments

The gaming company also announced 50 jobs in its North American operation will be cut.

# ida - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Why is Ireland so good at doing business?
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# IDA

Why is Ireland so good at doing business?

Jul 4th 2012, 6:11 PM 9,775 Views 46 Comments

Corporate taxes is one reason, according to snazzy new infograph. But ‘favourable demographics’ is another.

# ida - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

100 jobs to be created in Dublin and Cork
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# Jobswatch

100 jobs to be created in Dublin and Cork

May 30th 2012, 7:34 AM 2,647 Views 27 Comments

The jobs are to be created by four different companies, while two other companies are to locate their headquarters in Dublin.

# ida - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

125 jobs to be created in Dublin city centre
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# Jobswatch

125 jobs to be created in Dublin city centre

May 29th 2012, 7:37 AM 4,786 Views 80 Comments

The jobs will be analysing global buying behaviour and will be created between now and the end of 2013.

# ida - Monday 28 May, 2012

Amazon to create 100 jobs in Dublin
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# Amazon

Amazon to create 100 jobs in Dublin

May 28th 2012, 10:10 AM 3,956 Views 18 Comments

The online retailer is seeking people to work as support engineers and software developers as well as in other roles. The announcement has been welcomed by the IDA and Minister Richard Bruton.

# ida - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

70 jobs to be created in Dublin by gift voucher company
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# Jobswatch

70 jobs to be created in Dublin by gift voucher company

May 23rd 2012, 8:30 AM 3,074 Views 11 Comments

Smartbox has already started recruiting for the first 50 new jobs for its Dublin operations.

# ida - Monday 23 April, 2012

Screening uncovered 12 cases of mouth cancer last year
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# Mouth Cancer

Screening uncovered 12 cases of mouth cancer last year

Apr 23rd 2012, 5:17 PM 4,909 Views 20 Comments

The second annual Mouth Cancer Awareness Day screening saw 83 people referred for urgent examinations and uncovered mouth cancer in 12 individuals.

# ida - Sunday 22 April, 2012

1,500 building jobs to be created over next two years
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# Building

1,500 building jobs to be created over next two years

Apr 22nd 2012, 12:41 PM 5,041 Views 31 Comments

Hundreds of jobs will be created in the construction industry over the next couple of years as a result of recent announcements for foreign direct investment in Ireland, the Industrial Development Authority has said.

# ida - Friday 20 April, 2012

Apple to create 500 jobs at Cork operation
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# Josbwatch

Apple to create 500 jobs at Cork operation

Apr 20th 2012, 7:58 AM 5,822 Views 52 Comments

The jobs will be added in the next year and a half.

# ida - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

500 new jobs announced for Dublin and Galway
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500 new jobs announced for Dublin and Galway

Apr 18th 2012, 2:00 PM 5,918 Views 27 Comments

Pharmaceutical company Mylan has said the jobs will be created between now and 2016.

# ida - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Enda tells China all the good reasons to visit Ireland - but what were they?
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# Ni Hao

Enda tells China all the good reasons to visit Ireland - but what were they?

Mar 27th 2012, 4:39 PM 5,701 Views 32 Comments

Enda Kenny met Chinese leader Wen Jiabao in Beijing today as part of his four-day visit.

# ida - Friday 23 March, 2012

Infographic: how the IDA sells Ireland to multinationals
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# Techniques

Infographic: how the IDA sells Ireland to multinationals

Mar 23rd 2012, 4:14 PM 5,485 Views 9 Comments

“You’ll be in good company.”

# ida - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Joan Burton to visit New York today to tell America that Ireland is great
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# USA! USA!

Joan Burton to visit New York today to tell America that Ireland is great

Mar 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,465 Views 38 Comments

The trip is the latest in a series of visits to America by senior Irish politicians recently in a bid to promote Ireland’s business and tourism.

# ida - Monday 27 February, 2012

Pharma company Lilly to create up to 200 new jobs in Cork
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# Jobs

Pharma company Lilly to create up to 200 new jobs in Cork

Feb 27th 2012, 12:25 PM 2,399 Views 21 Comments

The company is to invest €330 million at a new plant in Kinsale.

# ida - Monday 20 February, 2012

NAMA refutes claims that it put 230 Google jobs in danger
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# Google

NAMA refutes claims that it put 230 Google jobs in danger

Feb 20th 2012, 9:05 AM 4,332 Views 8 Comments

The debt collectors have hit back at an article published on the front page of the Sunday Independent yesterday.

# ida - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Almost 500 jobs announced by high-tech multinationals
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Almost 500 jobs announced by high-tech multinationals

Feb 9th 2012, 6:02 PM 4,762 Views 31 Comments

US-based HP, Abbott and Big Fish Games have announced investments of more than €100million in their Irish operations.

# ida - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Foreign entrepreneurs should get special Irish visas - TD
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# Jobs

Foreign entrepreneurs should get special Irish visas - TD

Jan 22nd 2012, 12:22 PM 2,360 Views 24 Comments

It can be hard to attract rich entrepreneurs to set up business in Ireland if it’s hard for them to get a visa – so Fine Gael TD Peter Mathews has proposed a new special visa for them.

# ida - Monday 9 January, 2012

Increase in Botox use to create 200 jobs in Mayo
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Increase in Botox use to create 200 jobs in Mayo

Jan 9th 2012, 11:18 AM 1,651 Views 13 Comments

As the product begins to be used to treat medical ailments, Allergan announces expansion to its Westport manufacturing plant.

# ida - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Over 13,000 multinational jobs created in Ireland last year
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# Jobs

Over 13,000 multinational jobs created in Ireland last year

Jan 5th 2012, 12:36 PM 3,463 Views 10 Comments

Twitter, Intel, Coca-Cola and Paypal all made ‘significant’ investments in Ireland in 2011, helping increase the number of jobs created by foreign companies in Ireland.

# ida - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Man injured in Waterford explosion
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# Waterford

Man injured in Waterford explosion

Nov 3rd 2011, 3:00 PM 1,068 Views 4 Comments

A gas cylinder is thought to have exploded at a Waterford Institute of Technology shed beside an IDA industrial estate.

# ida - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Over 130 new jobs created as IT companies announce expansion into Ireland
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# Jobs

Over 130 new jobs created as IT companies announce expansion into Ireland

Oct 27th 2011, 8:37 AM 878 Views 10 Comments

Meanwhile, three US-based technology companies announce the establishment of new international headquarters in Dublin.

# ida - Friday 30 September, 2011

Financial services IT company creating 100 jobs in Tralee
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# Jobswatch

Financial services IT company creating 100 jobs in Tralee

Sep 30th 2011, 1:15 PM 1,475 Views 3 Comments

JRI America, a subsidiary of a Japanese IT financial services company, will create the positions in Tralee over the next five years.

# ida - Monday 26 September, 2011

EA subsidiary to open call centre with 200 jobs
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EA subsidiary to open call centre with 200 jobs

Sep 26th 2011, 8:18 AM 1,461 Views 12 Comments

Bioware Ireland, a division of video game company Electronic Arts, is opening a customer service centre in Co Galway.

# ida - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Indian technology firm to create 80 jobs in Dublin
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# Jobswatch

Indian technology firm to create 80 jobs in Dublin

Sep 20th 2011, 9:48 AM 443 Views 10 Comments

Jobs minister Richard Bruton has hailed the move by international company HCL Technologies.

# ida - Friday 1 July, 2011

Healthcare company Alere to create new 100 jobs in Galway
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# Jobswatch

Healthcare company Alere to create new 100 jobs in Galway

Jul 1st 2011, 2:17 PM 1,465 Views 2 Comments

Some good news on the job front for Galway as healthcare company sets up business service centre.