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# jobswatch - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Richard Bruton on 20th foreign trip to drum up jobs
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Richard Bruton on 20th foreign trip to drum up jobs

May 4th 2014, 12:06 PM 9,207 Views 67 Comments

The Minister headed for Texas today with Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland.

# jobswatch - Friday 2 May, 2014

Good news for Cork with 350 new jobs on the way
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Good news for Cork with 350 new jobs on the way

May 2nd 2014, 12:14 PM 10,910 Views 60 Comments

Voxpro started with six employees and will have 850 workers by the end of the year.

Good news: 50 new jobs in Dublin pharmaceutical firm
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Good news: 50 new jobs in Dublin pharmaceutical firm

May 2nd 2014, 7:58 AM 8,817 Views 28 Comments

BioMarin Pharmaceutical, which also has a manufacturing facility in Cork, said it expects to employ a total of 200 people here by the end of 2017.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment
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Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment

Apr 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,757 Views 64 Comments

An Taoiseach made the comments as Live Register declined for the 22nd consecutive month.

Unemployment rate falls again to 11.7 per cent
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# Live Register

Unemployment rate falls again to 11.7 per cent

Apr 30th 2014, 11:46 AM 7,477 Views 81 Comments

It represents the 22nd month in a row that the number of claimants on the Live Register has fallen.

Jobs boost for Killarney and Cork
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Jobs boost for Killarney and Cork

Apr 30th 2014, 6:30 AM 10,662 Views 12 Comments

Outsourcing specialist expects employee numbers to grow to 170 over the next year.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 29th 2014, 6:30 AM 6,735 Views 21 Comments

And other counties are lagging behind as well.

# jobswatch - Monday 28 April, 2014

Almost 500 jobs as EY expands international business unit in Belfast
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Almost 500 jobs as EY expands international business unit in Belfast

Apr 28th 2014, 12:20 PM 5,041 Views 13 Comments

The jobs boost by the company, formerly known as Ernst and Young, will see its workforce in the city triple.

Diona opens global HQ in Dublin, creates 40 new tech jobs
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Diona opens global HQ in Dublin, creates 40 new tech jobs

Apr 28th 2014, 8:49 AM 5,938 Views 10 Comments

Diona was founded in 2012 by Dublin-born Graham Stubbs and has offices in India, the UK, Germany, USA, Canada, Dubai and New Zealand.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

The Government is making it easier for skilled workers from abroad to work in Ireland
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# Jobs

The Government is making it easier for skilled workers from abroad to work in Ireland

Apr 23rd 2014, 4:54 PM 15,271 Views 123 Comments

A new bill will bring in nine different ways to be granted an employment permit.

PhoneWatch to create 230 jobs in 12 regions across the country
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PhoneWatch to create 230 jobs in 12 regions across the country

Apr 23rd 2014, 12:31 PM 8,378 Views 15 Comments

The new roles are in engineering, sales and operational areas of the business.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Irish Examiner group is cutting more than 50 jobs
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# Job Losses

Irish Examiner group is cutting more than 50 jobs

Apr 16th 2014, 3:01 PM 7,647 Views 13 Comments

Landmark Media Investments informed staff of the news at the newspaper’s Cork office today.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Helicopter leasing company lands in Dublin with some new jobs
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Helicopter leasing company lands in Dublin with some new jobs

Apr 15th 2014, 10:37 AM 9,711 Views 27 Comments

Two other companies also announced the creation of jobs in Dublin today bringing the total to 48.

# jobswatch - Monday 14 April, 2014

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

Apr 14th 2014, 12:13 PM 10,112 Views 11 Comments

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

Irish-themed TV station to create 150 jobs
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# Telly Addicts

Irish-themed TV station to create 150 jobs

Apr 14th 2014, 7:40 AM 17,375 Views 91 Comments

IrishTV will broadcast through Europe and the US and will launch in May.

# jobswatch - Thursday 10 April, 2014

SurveyMonkey has moved to Dublin, employing 50 people
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SurveyMonkey has moved to Dublin, employing 50 people

Apr 10th 2014, 7:21 AM 7,260 Views 20 Comments

The company provides online survey services to global firms.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Planning on applying to the Defence Forces? Better get moving...
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Planning on applying to the Defence Forces? Better get moving...

Apr 9th 2014, 6:45 AM 13,408 Views 45 Comments

The deadline for applications is midnight tonight.

# jobswatch - Friday 4 April, 2014

Airbnb to double its workforce in Dublin - and Bono is delighted
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Airbnb to double its workforce in Dublin - and Bono is delighted

Apr 4th 2014, 10:18 AM 21,200 Views 36 Comments

The company will create 100 new jobs at its European HQ.

# jobswatch - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Enda and Michael had an absolutely brilliant time at Ryanair's new Dublin campus
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# Michael Moo-nan

Enda and Michael had an absolutely brilliant time at Ryanair's new Dublin campus

Apr 3rd 2014, 3:40 PM 23,418 Views 43 Comments

Yes, that’s a cow looking at our Finance Minister’s, eh, trousers.

New jobs for Dublin, Shannon, Cork and Waterford
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New jobs for Dublin, Shannon, Cork and Waterford

Apr 3rd 2014, 2:46 PM 14,820 Views 17 Comments

This brings the total number of jobs announced today to 555.

Ryanair promises 200 jobs as it opens new Dublin campus and launches new website
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Ryanair promises 200 jobs as it opens new Dublin campus and launches new website

Apr 3rd 2014, 12:34 PM 14,463 Views 99 Comments

The airline say the jobs will be in the areas of technology, software and marketing.

US pharmaceutical company announces 200 new jobs for Dublin
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US pharmaceutical company announces 200 new jobs for Dublin

Apr 3rd 2014, 11:04 AM 11,770 Views 34 Comments

Alexion will spend around €75 million creating 200 new jobs over the next two years in west Dublin.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Live Register drops for 21st month in a row
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Live Register drops for 21st month in a row

Apr 2nd 2014, 12:56 PM 9,248 Views 87 Comments

There were 391,232 people on the Live Register last month, some 33,856 fewer than in March 2013

# jobswatch - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

25 new jobs on the way as HMV opens Galway city store
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25 new jobs on the way as HMV opens Galway city store

Apr 1st 2014, 4:45 PM 9,102 Views 20 Comments

The new outlet brings the number of HMV stores around the country to six.

50 jobs announced at Limerick software company
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50 jobs announced at Limerick software company

Apr 1st 2014, 7:51 AM 7,661 Views 9 Comments

KEMP Technologies will bring its Irish workforce to 80 with the new jobs.

# jobswatch - Monday 31 March, 2014

Carl Scarpa and Flannery's Pub among eight firms who saved over 400 jobs so far this year
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Carl Scarpa and Flannery's Pub among eight firms who saved over 400 jobs so far this year

Mar 31st 2014, 11:36 AM 13,297 Views 5 Comments

The Hughes Blake SME Examinership Index showed that seven of the eight firms were SMEs.

# jobswatch - Friday 28 March, 2014

Coffee chain to invest €20 million, creating 320 jobs
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# Wake Up And Smell The Coffee

Coffee chain to invest €20 million, creating 320 jobs

Mar 28th 2014, 9:58 AM 16,149 Views 35 Comments

Caffe Nero opened their first branch in Ireland this month and hopes it will be start of a major investment.

Looking for work in telecoms? Vodafone is to hire more than 100 new people
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# Vodafone

Looking for work in telecoms? Vodafone is to hire more than 100 new people

Mar 28th 2014, 8:27 AM 12,253 Views 42 Comments

57 of these new positions will be permanent, with a further 51 contract roles and five graduate recruits.

# jobswatch - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Most tech companies in Ireland want to expand
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# Tech Boom

Most tech companies in Ireland want to expand

Mar 27th 2014, 7:59 AM 4,489 Views 10 Comments

However, access to credit, scalability and hiring the right people remain challenges.

# jobswatch - Friday 21 March, 2014

New high-tech McDonald's in Kilkenny has tablets and self order kiosks
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# Giga-bites

New high-tech McDonald's in Kilkenny has tablets and self order kiosks

Mar 21st 2014, 1:43 PM 39,624 Views 92 Comments

The company has created 60 additional jobs at the drive-through restaurant which opened officially today.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Play Skyrim? The developer is hiring 250 customer support jobs in Galway
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# Zenimax Media

Play Skyrim? The developer is hiring 250 customer support jobs in Galway

Mar 19th 2014, 8:53 AM 9,386 Views 28 Comments

They’re looking for 70 French speakers, 30 German speakers as well as 150 English speakers.

Fancy a move to Central Okanagan? Hundreds of Canada, Australia & NZ jobs on offer today
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Fancy a move to Central Okanagan? Hundreds of Canada, Australia & NZ jobs on offer today

Mar 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 14,197 Views 17 Comments

Yes, Central Okangan… It’s not as remote as it sounds.

# jobswatch - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Employers say hiring outlook 'most encouraging since 2008'
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Employers say hiring outlook 'most encouraging since 2008'

Mar 15th 2014, 1:11 PM 6,537 Views 25 Comments

Prospects haven’t looked this good since the year Bertie Ahern stepped down, and Padraig Harrington won the USPGA…

# jobswatch - Friday 14 March, 2014

150 jobs to go as Musgrave ends deal with Blanchardstown supplier
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150 jobs to go as Musgrave ends deal with Blanchardstown supplier

Mar 14th 2014, 7:54 PM 24,013 Views 28 Comments

Musgrave won’t be renewing its contract with Wincanton — as it has decided to supply all of its stores from its own distribution network.

A 'black day' for Donegal Gaeltacht as 140 jobs go at Largo Foods
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A 'black day' for Donegal Gaeltacht as 140 jobs go at Largo Foods

Mar 14th 2014, 4:12 PM 10,655 Views 36 Comments

The firm announced the loss of 140 jobs at its Donegal plant today.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Huge spike in demand for insurance & claims specialists following storms
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Huge spike in demand for insurance & claims specialists following storms

Mar 11th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,095 Views 6 Comments

There’s also been a boost in activity in construction as firms hire new staff to carry out repairs, according to one recruitment company.

# jobswatch - Friday 7 March, 2014

Back in black: HMV to reopen on Grafton St
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Back in black: HMV to reopen on Grafton St

Mar 7th 2014, 9:45 PM 22,373 Views 75 Comments

The chain went into receivership in early 2013, with a loss of 300 jobs.

# jobswatch - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Bristol-Myers Squibb to close one facility, 160 to lose jobs
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# Job Losses

Bristol-Myers Squibb to close one facility, 160 to lose jobs

Mar 6th 2014, 9:56 PM 19,907 Views 31 Comments

The company is to close its Cruiserath facility in Co Dublin.

WIT aiming to create some 600 jobs for the south-east
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WIT aiming to create some 600 jobs for the south-east

Mar 6th 2014, 3:00 PM 9,994 Views 7 Comments

NetLabs, a €5 million research building, was officially opened by the Minister for Education today.

# jobswatch - Thursday 27 February, 2014

New year, new jobs plan as Government keeps it local
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New year, new jobs plan as Government keeps it local

Feb 27th 2014, 3:00 PM 5,301 Views 40 Comments

Without going into specifics, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny said that he did not want to see the cost of employing people increase.