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# jobswatch - Monday 18 November, 2013

Good news: Three companies to create 125 new jobs in Dublin

Aditi Technologies, Synowledge and Value Nation are recruiting in the capital.

# jobswatch - Friday 15 November, 2013

Deutsche Bank to create 700 new jobs in Dublin

Recruitment will begin in 2014 and all jobs are expected to be filled within three years.

Fianna Fáil says government needs to intervene in Lufthansa Technik closure

Today Lufthansa said it was considering closing its firm in Rathcoole.

Nestlé to create 95 jobs and paid work experience placements in Ireland

The jobs will be aimed at people under 30 who, Nestlé says, are stuck in a catch-22 situation.

# jobswatch - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Good news: Ryanair announces 300 new jobs

The airline is introducing 9 new routes from Dublin from next year.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Donnybrook Fair opening fifth store near new Facebook offices

The company said it “isn’t complaining” about the fortunate timing of the recently announced Facebook move.

Enda Kenny in Paris to discuss youth unemployment

He is joined by Social Protection Minister Joan Burton.

# jobswatch - Monday 11 November, 2013

Energia to create 100 jobs in residential power move

The business provides energy and gas to 65,000 businesses, but will move into residential power in early 2014.

# jobswatch - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Irish carbon company creating jobs and lowering energy bills

Crowley Carbon announced 20 new jobs in Wicklow this week as it launched some innovative technologies.

# jobswatch - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Facebook moving office to make room for more staff in Dublin

Facebook is to take a new office space in Grand Canal Square which has space for 1,000 people.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Financial technology company Sentenial announces 110 jobs

Thirty of the jobs will be advertised before Christmas with the remaining to be filled by the end of next year.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Over 300 new jobs announced for Dublin

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

# jobswatch - Monday 4 November, 2013

Cork bakery’s DIY pizza rollout has the dough for 32 new jobs

The first in a planned range of DIY products will see the total number of staff in O’Keeffe’s bakery, Ballincollig, rise to 107.

# jobswatch - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Danske Bank Ireland to close for personal customers with loss of 150 jobs

The jobs losses will be compulsory according to banking union the IBOA who say they were “shocked” by the decision.

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# jobswatch - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Good news: Over 330 new jobs announced across Ireland

The jobs are across a range of sectors including software development, online security, internet and digital media.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Sports science company to create 24 jobs

Rugby stars Jamie Heaslip and Kevin McLaughlin have invested in the company, which specialises in pre diagnosis of injuries.

# jobswatch - Friday 25 October, 2013

ACC Bank restructuring results in 180 job losses

ACC Bank is withdrawing from providing standard banking products.

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi

Kelly Steel Engineering is to build a 3,500 tonne baggage handling facility at Abu Dhabi’s new Airport.

Volvo slashes 2,000 jobs worldwide

The company said the cuts will be mainly in administrative and support roles in its 112,000-strong workforce.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Carlow whiskey firm to create 55 jobs with €25m investment

The jobs will come on stream over the next five years as Walsh Whiskey build a new distillery and visitors centre.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

74 jobs lost at Honeywell Turbo in Waterford

Motor manufacturer Honeywell will also to place additional staff on short-term working hours.

Fewer professional positions on the jobs market last month

However, the Morgan McKinley Irish Employment Monitor registered an overall increase overall in jobs coming onto the market this year so far.

# jobswatch - Monday 7 October, 2013

Jobs recovery exceeding expectations but VAT rate crucial - IBEC

In its latest jobs report to the end of June, the employers’ group said that employment was up by 34,000 on the previous year.

# jobswatch - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Social Protection dept sends letters to Irish unemployed about jobs... in the UK

The department said that Irish people “are entitled to avail of any jobs on offer in other EU countries” and that the Jaguar Land Rover posts could be of interest to them.

# jobswatch - Friday 4 October, 2013

Four companies create 83 new jobs for Cork and Dublin

The jobs were announced under the Succeed in Ireland Initiative.

# jobswatch - Thursday 3 October, 2013

US firm recruiting 400 people for new Belfast office

Stream Global Services is opening a call centre in the city.

75 new jobs announced in Irish tech firm

The company started in a two-person office in Dublin in 1997 and now has over 400 employees worldwide.

# jobswatch - Monday 30 September, 2013

TripAdvisor is coming to Dublin with 50 new jobs

The new positions are in web engineering and the company has already started accepting applications.

# jobswatch - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Aaron McKenna: The 9% VAT rate proves it - lowering taxes creates jobs

“It is disingenuous of government to claim that it was a temporary measure… and getting rid of it is a kick in the head to anyone who has invested in the hospitality industry.”

# jobswatch - Thursday 26 September, 2013

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'We're examining the options': Noonan says no decision on raising 9% VAT rate

The Finance Minister had previously said that in order to maintain the special rate for the tourism and hospitality industry he would need to find €360 million elsewhere.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Twitter to double its Dublin workforce

The firm announced 100 new jobs at the official opening of its European headquarters today.

# jobswatch - Monday 23 September, 2013

Over 180 jobs announced across the country

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

# jobswatch - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Good news on the jobs front: new jobs announced in Dublin, Cork and Carlow

Taoiseach Enda Kenny announced the new jobs at an electronic trading company in Dublin and an Irish start-up telemarketing company in Carlow.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

75 new Irish jobs announced in software testing company

Up to 30 of these positions are expected to be recruited before the end of this year.

# jobswatch - Monday 16 September, 2013

Tesco announces 200 new jobs across Ireland

Seven new stores and six mobile phone shops will be opened with some 80 jobs to be created before Christmas.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Good news! Qualcomm announces 100 new jobs for Cork

The IT firm says it has landed in Cork because of the local talent.

# jobswatch - Friday 6 September, 2013

Talks next week over possible job cuts at Limerick jewellery company

Limerick costume jewellery maker Andersen was saved in 2012 but sales levels have not improved to required levels. SIPTU is to meet with management next week.

# jobswatch - Monday 2 September, 2013

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