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Column: The reality of unemployment is being masked by emigration
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The reality of unemployment is being masked by emigration

May 20th 2013, 7:30 PM 38 Views 58 Comments

With youth unemployment at 23 per cent, the European Union and policy makers have a collective responsibility and obligation to help the “Lost Generation”, writes Liam Aylward.

Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency
# Digital Healthcare
# Digital Healthcare

Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency

May 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,363 Views 28 Comments

Tablet devices for nurses and electronic medical records – just some of the ideas showcased at a digital healthcare gathering in Dublin yesterday.

Aldi to create 300 jobs around the country
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Aldi to create 300 jobs around the country

Apr 18th 2013, 7:56 AM 12,883 Views 74 Comments

The discount supermarket chain already opened its 100th store today – and plans to open another 20 over the next three years.

Investment company raises €100,000 for Jack and Jill Foundation
# Charity
# Charity

Investment company raises €100,000 for Jack and Jill Foundation

Apr 15th 2013, 2:30 PM 7,195 Views 12 Comments

The 250 staff at the company took part in marathons and held bake sales and talent shows as well as donating its art collection to raise funds.

New €6 billion investment fund could boost economy
# Investment
# Investment

New €6 billion investment fund could boost economy

Apr 14th 2013, 3:50 PM 9,752 Views 63 Comments

The cabinet is to discuss the fund, which would benefit strategic projects to boost the economy and SMEs, on Tuesday.

Profits of €194 million at ESB during 2012
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

Profits of €194 million at ESB during 2012

Mar 13th 2013, 7:59 AM 4,070 Views 52 Comments

The annual report also showed a €765 million investment in infrastructure.

SuperValu to create 300 jobs in 2013
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

SuperValu to create 300 jobs in 2013

Mar 11th 2013, 12:27 PM 9,532 Views 24 Comments

New staff will be hired following the opening of three new stores and extending a further 40 as part of a €20 million investment.

Building costs up 3 per cent as material and energy prices rise
# Construction
# Construction

Building costs up 3 per cent as material and energy prices rise

Feb 25th 2013, 5:00 PM 4,658 Views 12 Comments

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland said that recent trends in below cost tendering are unsustainable as companies continue to fail.

€300m to be invested in research centres in 'unprecedented' move
# Research Funding
# Research Funding

€300m to be invested in research centres in 'unprecedented' move

Feb 25th 2013, 10:37 AM 5,055 Views 42 Comments

The largest ever co-funded investment in Ireland will see €200 million coming from Irish Exchequer funding, with a further €100 million coming from industry.

Nama to make significant investment in Dublin Docklands area
# NAMA
# NAMA

Nama to make significant investment in Dublin Docklands area

Feb 21st 2013, 8:25 PM 8,537 Views 34 Comments

The Agency said the decision to invest in the area was in response to emerging demand in key markets, such as financial services sector.

Pharmaceutical firm announces €44m investment in Waterford plant
# Investment
# Investment

Pharmaceutical firm announces €44m investment in Waterford plant

Feb 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 14,036 Views 29 Comments

The biotechnology campus produces products for patients living with rare genetic diseases.

Central Bank issues warning on unauthorised investment company
# Warning
# Warning

Central Bank issues warning on unauthorised investment company

Feb 1st 2013, 11:11 AM 5,039 Views 5 Comments

The Central Bank said consumers dealing with the firm are not eligible for compensation from the Investor Compenstation Scheme.

€60m investment released for pioneering research projects
# Investment
# Investment

€60m investment released for pioneering research projects

Jan 25th 2013, 8:22 AM 3,614 Views 18 Comments

Government funding of €60 million will support 85 research projects in areas like science, technology and mathematics.

€200m EIB loan to finance 23 Irish water investment projects
# Water
# Water

€200m EIB loan to finance 23 Irish water investment projects

Jan 24th 2013, 2:58 PM 6,330 Views 36 Comments

The projects will provide new water mains, water and wastewater treatment facilities and reservoirs, as well as measures to improve water conservation.

Irish company lands €800,000 European Space Agency contract
# Forestry
# Forestry

Irish company lands €800,000 European Space Agency contract

Jan 22nd 2013, 10:54 AM 7,838 Views 8 Comments

The Cork-based company specialises in technology that improves the efficiency of forestry.

NPRF announces €850m investment in funds for small businesses
# Investment
# Investment

NPRF announces €850m investment in funds for small businesses

Jan 9th 2013, 5:12 PM 5,187 Views 17 Comments

The funds will be used to invest in both healthy businesses seeking to grow and those that are under-performing.

IDA-backed companies created 12,722 jobs last year
# Investment
# Investment

IDA-backed companies created 12,722 jobs last year

Jan 7th 2013, 10:42 AM 3,386 Views 33 Comments

The government agency responsible for foreign investment says its client companies added a net total of 6,570 jobs.

CRH spends almost €630 million in investments in 2012
# Investment
# Investment

CRH spends almost €630 million in investments in 2012

Jan 3rd 2013, 10:45 AM 3,917 Views 7 Comments

The company announced today that it undertook 18 acquisition and investment initiatives in the second half of 2012.

Chevron Training successfully exits examinership
# Examinership
# Examinership

Chevron Training successfully exits examinership

Dec 24th 2012, 4:27 PM 6,782 Views 2 Comments

The company’s 15 jobs have now been saved as it has secured two new contracts for 2013.

Irish Film Board projects received €118m in foreign investment in 2012
# Investment
# Investment

Irish Film Board projects received €118m in foreign investment in 2012

Dec 21st 2012, 8:00 AM 2,091 Views 6 Comments

The foreign investment for the 30 projects was 11 times greater than the €10.5 million investment by the Irish Film Board.

Netflix faces US penalty for CEO Facebook comments
# Netflix
# Netflix

Netflix faces US penalty for CEO Facebook comments

Dec 7th 2012, 3:49 PM 10,305 Views 16 Comments

Hastings posted a comments that said customers were spending around a billion hours per month watching Netflix

Almost half of people are not saving at all - survey
# Savings
# Savings

Almost half of people are not saving at all - survey

Dec 2nd 2012, 1:43 PM 8,302 Views 42 Comments

When asked what consumers will do with spare cash, half said they would use it to pay off debt.

European Investment Bank provides €155m loan to Bord Gáis for wind farms
# Green Energy
# Green Energy

European Investment Bank provides €155m loan to Bord Gáis for wind farms

Nov 28th 2012, 4:43 PM 5,101 Views 50 Comments

It is expected that the new expansion programme will increase the operational wind capacity of Bord Gáis by more than 50 per cent.

Work to start on €370m Luas link-up next year
# Luas
# Luas

Work to start on €370m Luas link-up next year

Nov 27th 2012, 3:44 PM 10,888 Views 58 Comments

The project is likely to generate up to 800 jobs in the construction phase and a further 60 permanent jobs.

Construction starts on eight new schools
# Education
# Education

Construction starts on eight new schools

Nov 12th 2012, 9:12 AM 6,564 Views 13 Comments

A loan of €50 million from the European Investment Bank means the building projects in five counties can now go ahead.

€15 million investment leads to 35 jobs for the City Bin Co
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

€15 million investment leads to 35 jobs for the City Bin Co

Nov 11th 2012, 1:38 PM 5,606 Views 12 Comments

The waste collection operator said the jobs will bump up its workforce by 50 per cent.

Disposable income and household savings up in second quarter
# CSO
# CSO

Disposable income and household savings up in second quarter

Nov 9th 2012, 11:34 AM 4,358 Views 42 Comments

The CSO said savings were primarily used to pay down debt and fund property investment.

48 new jobs to be created at poultry plant in Cavan
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

48 new jobs to be created at poultry plant in Cavan

Nov 5th 2012, 11:22 AM 5,392 Views 17 Comments

The 48 new jobs are the result of a €3 million investment in specialised equipment at the plant in Shercock in Cavan.

€5.5m tourism investment announced in Kilkenny
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

€5.5m tourism investment announced in Kilkenny

Oct 30th 2012, 3:30 PM 7,712 Views 58 Comments

The money will be invested in a new “Medieval Mile” project and is just the first phase in a €15 million development package planned over the next four years.

Warning from Central Bank on investment firm
# Investment
# Investment

Warning from Central Bank on investment firm

Oct 30th 2012, 1:45 PM 7,199 Views 12 Comments

The bank says that Lehman Reilly is claiming to be an investment firm, but is not authorised.

Aaron McKenna: We know Ireland has talent – why stop it from growing?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: We know Ireland has talent – why stop it from growing?

Oct 20th 2012, 8:15 AM 48 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s ‘knowledge economy’ is actually waiting to happen, writes Aaron McKenna.

What could Irish businesses learn from those in Singapore?
# Innovation
# Innovation

What could Irish businesses learn from those in Singapore?

Oct 16th 2012, 6:45 AM 5,343 Views 22 Comments

An ESRI study has compared the two countries as examples of countries where the number of patents is above average.

On the roads: Gardaí to get 170 new vehicles
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

On the roads: Gardaí to get 170 new vehicles

Oct 15th 2012, 5:52 PM 15,808 Views 99 Comments

Around €3 million will be spend on the new vehicles, which will include patrol cars, unmarked cars and vans.

Taoiseach announces new American-Irish partnership
# USA!USA!USA!
# USA!USA!USA!

Taoiseach announces new American-Irish partnership

Oct 12th 2012, 10:00 PM 11,506 Views 70 Comments

i360medical and the Cleveland Clinic and its Innovation Alliance have joined forces after being introduced by Enterprise Ireland.

AC Milan deny reports of Qatari investment
# Serie A
From The42
# Serie A

AC Milan deny reports of Qatari investment

Oct 12th 2012, 6:03 PM 678 Views 0 Comments

Reports on Friday stated that Silvio Berlusconi was about to sell 30% of the club he owns to the ruling Al-Thani family.

Taoiseach back in the US, still sad over Mayo defeat
# USA! USA!
# USA! USA!

Taoiseach back in the US, still sad over Mayo defeat

Oct 12th 2012, 2:03 PM 5,812 Views 96 Comments

Enda Kenny is in Philadelphia to promote Ireland.

Central Bank of Ireland issues warning on investment firm
# Warning
# Warning

Central Bank of Ireland issues warning on investment firm

Oct 10th 2012, 11:51 AM 4,157 Views 6 Comments

The regulator has said that Japanese company Drake Merger Management is not authorised as an investment firm in Ireland.

FAI to receive $500,000 FIFA grant for Abbotstown project
# Investment
From The42
# Investment

FAI to receive $500,000 FIFA grant for Abbotstown project

Sep 27th 2012, 7:39 PM 6,110 Views 16 Comments

The Government will also provide €500,000 for the National Sports Campus in Dublin.

Good news for Limerick: 400 jobs to be created by US financial company
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Good news for Limerick: 400 jobs to be created by US financial company

Sep 19th 2012, 11:45 AM 3,576 Views 9 Comments

Northern Trust announced the jobs boost for the county today.

Billionaire George Soros invests in Man United
# Cash Splash
From The42
# Cash Splash

Billionaire George Soros invests in Man United

Aug 21st 2012, 9:19 AM 1,411 Views 1 Comment

Soros’s stake of 3.1 million Class A shares is worth 1.9% of the Premier League giants.