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'This is Ireland': Beautiful one-stop website really sells the country to the world
# CREATIVE IRELAND
# CREATIVE IRELAND

'This is Ireland': Beautiful one-stop website really sells the country to the world

Mar 15th 2017, 5:52 PM 21,840 Views 11 Comments

“An island on the edge… from here, everything looks different. We reach out to the world with optimism and belief in the power of creativity.”

Two men arrested over €5 million land and forestry fraud
# Bad Investment
# Bad Investment

Two men arrested over €5 million land and forestry fraud

Feb 7th 2017, 7:33 AM 23,500 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí said a significant amount of money held in Irish banks has been frozen.

This Irish Oscar-nominated animation company is bringing 140 new jobs to Kilkenny
# Cartoon Saloon
# Cartoon Saloon

This Irish Oscar-nominated animation company is bringing 140 new jobs to Kilkenny

Feb 6th 2017, 7:58 AM 13,033 Views 5 Comments

Another 60 jobs were announced at tech company Red Hat in Waterford.

Europe is lending Ireland €90 million to grow thousands of trees
# Bank Branch
# Bank Branch

Europe is lending Ireland €90 million to grow thousands of trees

Feb 4th 2017, 7:25 AM 16,503 Views 96 Comments

Under the investment, more than 35,000 hectares will be replanted.

GPs welcome HSE assertion that €9 billion needed to save Irish health service
# Cash Injection
# Cash Injection

GPs welcome HSE assertion that €9 billion needed to save Irish health service

Jan 15th 2017, 2:23 PM 15,219 Views 48 Comments

HSE director general Tony O’Brien argued today that the HSE is in need of significant and immediate investment in order to save the health service.

IDA boss: 'I don't believe the housing crisis has cost us any investments or jobs'
# Welcome To Ireland
# Welcome To Ireland

IDA boss: 'I don't believe the housing crisis has cost us any investments or jobs'

Jan 4th 2017, 6:00 AM 6,835 Views 12 Comments

IDA boss Martin Shanahan said the rental and housing crisis in Ireland is at “pinch point”.

Consumers warned about fake investment firm that has cloned another company's details
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Consumers warned about fake investment firm that has cloned another company's details

Dec 14th 2016, 9:56 PM 11,234 Views 9 Comments

A company is pretending to be GVQ Investment Funds (Dublin) plc, a real firm.

€6.9m boost as government recruits top GAA stars to help health campaigns
# Funding
From The42
# Funding

€6.9m boost as government recruits top GAA stars to help health campaigns

Dec 14th 2016, 11:14 AM 9,911 Views 32 Comments

New deal will see GPA and government tackle mental health problems, obesity, and drug and alcohol misuse.

Ireland's investment body could be stopped investing in tobacco - but doesn't invest very much in tobacco
# Stubbed Out
# Stubbed Out

Ireland's investment body could be stopped investing in tobacco - but doesn't invest very much in tobacco

Nov 29th 2016, 6:06 AM 4,885 Views 4 Comments

The NTMA’s investments in the companies are made through fund managers.

Opinion: 'Rural Ireland is not dead. It’s on the verge of great things.'
# Good News
# Good News

Opinion: 'Rural Ireland is not dead. It’s on the verge of great things.'

Nov 23rd 2016, 7:00 AM 2,674 Views 49 Comments

We are a country renowned for our innovation and problem solving. Let’s fix Rural Ireland, writes David Minton.

‘Come 2018 we’ll have the tax!’: Foster signals a soft warning to Irish government
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

‘Come 2018 we’ll have the tax!’: Foster signals a soft warning to Irish government

Oct 30th 2016, 5:29 PM 35,260 Views 151 Comments

Yesterday, Arlene Foster accused the Irish government of talking down the North’s economy in a bid to steal their investment.

QUIZ: What Kind Of A Risk-Taker Are You?
# Sponsored By Friends First
# Sponsored By Friends First

QUIZ: What Kind Of A Risk-Taker Are You?

Oct 14th 2016, 9:48 AM 49,491 Views 9 Comments

Will you even risk this quiz?

Vast majority of IDA jobs in Dublin and Cork as rural counties fall behind
# Investment
# Investment

Vast majority of IDA jobs in Dublin and Cork as rural counties fall behind

Sep 19th 2016, 6:00 AM 7,632 Views 14 Comments

Newly-released figures show the vast amount of IDA-supported jobs are created in Dublin.

GAA, FAI and IRFU share €7.4 million government investment
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

GAA, FAI and IRFU share €7.4 million government investment

Jul 13th 2016, 3:13 PM 18,613 Views 49 Comments

The announcement was made at the National Sports Campus this morning.

Taoiseach called on to create 'Docklands tax' as part of north inner city taskforce
# TAKING ACTION
# TAKING ACTION

Taoiseach called on to create 'Docklands tax' as part of north inner city taskforce

Jun 20th 2016, 8:01 PM 17,872 Views 51 Comments

Enda Kenny met with all councillors from Dublin Central earlier this evening.

Man who bought €1.26 million investment home hasn't paid mortgage in six years, court hears
# Circuit Civil Court
# Circuit Civil Court

Man who bought €1.26 million investment home hasn't paid mortgage in six years, court hears

Jun 20th 2016, 2:06 PM 42,515 Views 0 Comments

The court also heard he owed €340,000 in arrears.

Dublin needs to invest more in itself, not the rest of the country
# Opinion
# Opinion

Dublin needs to invest more in itself, not the rest of the country

Apr 9th 2016, 8:00 AM 578 Views 135 Comments

The reality is that Dublin accounts for 40% of the nations economy and so it attracts an outsized proportion of its investment, writes Aaron McKenna.

Dublin Airport is getting a new runway at a cost of €320 million
# Major Investment
# Major Investment

Dublin Airport is getting a new runway at a cost of €320 million

Apr 7th 2016, 9:47 AM 34,932 Views 184 Comments

Building on the runway will begin in 2017.

Irish-run company raises $50 million and announces 100 new jobs in Dublin
# Intercom
# Intercom

Irish-run company raises $50 million and announces 100 new jobs in Dublin

Apr 7th 2016, 7:53 AM 9,999 Views 6 Comments

The company is based in San Francisco.

320 new jobs for Dublin announced by US technology firm
# Hubspot
# Hubspot

320 new jobs for Dublin announced by US technology firm

Apr 4th 2016, 8:36 AM 12,826 Views 32 Comments

The jobs will be created over the next three years as part of an expansion.

Thanks to Facebook and Apple, the IDA says it's just had the best year ever
# Investment
# Investment

Thanks to Facebook and Apple, the IDA says it's just had the best year ever

Jan 6th 2016, 2:00 PM 9,734 Views 23 Comments

IDA client companies created 18,983 jobs on the ground during the past year.

Is the British Empire's 'Jewel in the Crown' about to become Ireland's?
# Shared History
# Shared History

Is the British Empire's 'Jewel in the Crown' about to become Ireland's?

Dec 7th 2015, 4:46 PM 25,476 Views 29 Comments

The government wants India to start investing big in Ireland.

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit
# Amazing.com
# Amazing.com

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit

Nov 4th 2015, 8:22 PM 17,848 Views 52 Comments

The jobs will be created in the technology and business sectors.

Nama team up with national housing co-op to put roofs over the heads of 19 families
# Wexford
# Wexford

Nama team up with national housing co-op to put roofs over the heads of 19 families

Oct 17th 2015, 7:15 AM 7,958 Views 18 Comments

Partnership between the NABCO and Nama has already delivered 58 homes in Dublin and the south east.

This Dingle whiskey distillery is selling vodka and gin to help fund the business
# Whiskey Business
# Whiskey Business

This Dingle whiskey distillery is selling vodka and gin to help fund the business

Aug 16th 2015, 8:00 AM 21,711 Views 15 Comments

You have to play the long game if you want to get into the whiskey business, which is why the Dingle Whiskey Distillery is thinking outside the box.

Dublin is 'completely unprepared' for another boom, apparently...
# Y'all Aint Ready
# Y'all Aint Ready

Dublin is 'completely unprepared' for another boom, apparently...

Jul 29th 2015, 6:01 AM 15,719 Views 14 Comments

The government has hit back at Fianna Fáil’s criticism over ‘lack of investment’.

You could be going to 'Ireland's Alcatraz' for your next summer concert
# SPIKE ISLAND
# SPIKE ISLAND

You could be going to 'Ireland's Alcatraz' for your next summer concert

Jul 28th 2015, 2:53 PM 17,027 Views 35 Comments

Cork County Council are to redevelop Spike Island into a tourist attraction and venue.

Irish businesses want EU to loosen its grip so Ireland can stop playing catch up
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Irish businesses want EU to loosen its grip so Ireland can stop playing catch up

Jul 10th 2015, 6:03 AM 7,821 Views 9 Comments

Business group Ibec says Ireland needs to seek more flexibility from Europe to keep the country on the right road to recovery.

A €17 million expansion is set to create 30 new whiskey bottling jobs
# Booze Control
# Booze Control

A €17 million expansion is set to create 30 new whiskey bottling jobs

Jun 8th 2015, 4:28 PM 9,655 Views 14 Comments

A serious expansion of a bottling facility in Clondalkin is set to create 30 new jobs.

New Mayo power plant to create 350 jobs
# Killala
# Killala

New Mayo power plant to create 350 jobs

Jun 7th 2015, 5:53 PM 19,343 Views 55 Comments

Construction will begin this month creating 350 jobs over the next two years.

The owners of Jack Daniel's want to branch into Irish whiskey
# Jobs
# Jobs

The owners of Jack Daniel's want to branch into Irish whiskey

Jun 3rd 2015, 9:45 PM 23,459 Views 20 Comments

The company bought Slane Castle Whiskey from Lord Henry Mountcharles and are building a distillery.

Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy
# Migrants
# Migrants

Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy

Apr 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,118 Views 46 Comments

As many as 400 jobs have been created as a result of the Immigrant Investor Programme.

Lots of people still have complaints about their mortgages
# Satisfied Customers?
# Satisfied Customers?

Lots of people still have complaints about their mortgages

Feb 25th 2015, 1:20 PM 9,588 Views 23 Comments

Mortgage issues continue to be the highest drivers of complaints.

GAA want Croke Park to become the European capital of American College Football
# College Ball
From The42
# College Ball

GAA want Croke Park to become the European capital of American College Football

Feb 5th 2015, 7:15 AM 5,709 Views 13 Comments

Boston College and Georgia Tech could be the next two colleges to face off at the stadium.

Got milk? Ireland's cows will be giving us a LOT more of the white stuff
# Moooooo
# Moooooo

Got milk? Ireland's cows will be giving us a LOT more of the white stuff

Feb 2nd 2015, 1:50 PM 15,762 Views 30 Comments

Fifty-two high-skill jobs are expected to be created over the five years.

Jurys Inn chain sold to US investors ... for a LOT of money
# Big Bucks
# Big Bucks

Jurys Inn chain sold to US investors ... for a LOT of money

Jan 26th 2015, 1:32 PM 13,286 Views 11 Comments

Lone Star Funds has struck a deal with stakeholders.

Are fixer-uppers worth the bother?
# Rising Value?
# Rising Value?

Are fixer-uppers worth the bother?

Jan 22nd 2015, 6:39 PM 4,691 Views 1 Comment

Getting the house that needs refurbishing can seem like a good way to get a bargain. But does the market reflect that?

Munster Council sets aside €3.75m for the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Munster Council sets aside €3.75m for the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh

Jan 16th 2015, 7:57 PM 4,388 Views 5 Comments

The announcement was made as part of a €6.25m package unveiled last night.

Efforts to make childcare in Ireland affordable 'must not be pre-election spin'
# Investment
# Investment

Efforts to make childcare in Ireland affordable 'must not be pre-election spin'

Jan 14th 2015, 7:00 AM 7,747 Views 25 Comments

One group believes investment needs to be brought up to the EU average.

New €85 million fund for life sciences to create jobs and investment
# Support
# Support

New €85 million fund for life sciences to create jobs and investment

Jan 9th 2015, 9:48 AM 5,220 Views 3 Comments

The State has invested more than €15 million to the fund.