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Accenture to create 200 jobs by establishing Centre for Innovation in Dublin

Accenture  is expanding its Irish operations and establishing a Centre for Innovation in Dublin where the company will research, incubate, and pilot innovative industry-specific and cross-industry technologies and solutions for

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Mediterranean diet good for health?

    Mediterranean diet good for health?

Researchers at the APC Microbiome Institute in University College Cork and University of Naples Federico II have shown that a Mediterranean diet rich in fruit and vegetables is linked to

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Budget 2016: Proposals will continue boom-bust cycle warns ESRI

    Budget 2016: Proposals will continue boom-bust cycle warns ESRI

The additional €1.5bn of spending increases and lower taxes planned for Budget 2016 is not needed in an economy already growing at the fastest pace in Europe, according to the

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Providence looks to extend debt facility if Barryroe deal drags on

    Providence looks to extend debt facility if Barryroe deal drags on

Announcing its half-year results yesterday, the oil and gas explorer said it is in discussions with its debt provider, US-based Melody Finance, regarding a “possible extension of the terms and

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Smurfit Kappa overhauls management at its European operations

    Smurfit Kappa overhauls management at its European operations

Mr Villaquiran, who is currently chief executive of the group’s Corrugated Europe division, will take up the new role of CEO of the company’s Europe division. He will take up

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IBM Expands its Analytics & Solutions Lab in Ireland

    IBM Expands its Analytics & Solutions Lab in Ireland

BM (NYSE: IBM) has announced it is to expand its IBM Ireland Analytics & Solutions Lab to advance cloud social collaboration and HR analytics software that help organisations build and maintain

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€200,000 Enterprise Ireland fund to boost new business start-up activity in West Region

    €200,000 Enterprise Ireland fund to boost new business start-up activity in West Region

Taoiseach launches Competitive Feasibility Fund for Galway, Mayo and Roscommon The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, today (Monday 28 September 2015) launched the new Enterprise Ireland €200,000 Competitive Feasibility Fund for

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Tesco’s sales grow for first time in two years

    Tesco’s sales grow for first time in two years

Tesco has seen sales at its Irish supermarkets grow for the first time in more than two years although the increase is modest at best despite back to school shoppers

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Neuromod raises €5.5m to fund clinical trials for device in the US

    Neuromod raises €5.5m to fund clinical trials for device in the US

Irish company Neuromod has raised €5.5 million to fund clinical trials in the US for a device that targets millions of people suffering from chronic tinnitus. Tinnitus, often described as

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Technology Innovation Development Award (TIDA) Pitch off

SFI in association with the DCU Ryan Academy invites you to the SFI Technology Innovation Development Award (TIDA) Pitch off. Interested in learning about the talented people and ideas being

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Limerick Office will serve as European Hub for Leading Water Purification Company

Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton TD today announced that MECO, a leading manufacturer of engineered products for water purification, is to open its European headquarters in the National Technology Park

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National jobs week 2015 takes off today

National Jobs Week 2015 takes off today running until October 2nd. All this week every region in the country will be holding a series of events that will focus on

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‘Disappointing year’ for Aryzta shareholders

    ‘Disappointing year’ for Aryzta shareholders

Swiss-Irish food group Aryzta said on Monday that revenues in the year to July 31st 2015 rose by 12.6 per cent to € 3.8bn. Across Europe, revenues increased 3.8 per

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Shell to cease further oil exploration in Alaska

    Shell to cease further oil exploration in Alaska

Royal Dutch Shell said it would cease exploration activity in offshore Alaska for the “foreseeable future” and take a writedown of about $4.1 billion (€3.6 billion) after failing to find

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Chimneysafe to create 30 jobs in Co Tipperary

    Chimneysafe to create 30 jobs in Co Tipperary

Thirty jobs are to be created at a Limerick chimney cleaning company which is using the latest technology to reduce potentially deadly carbon monoxide entering the home. Chimneysafe which installs

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Over 200 delegates attend PharmaChemical Ireland Conference in Cork

Minister at State, Sean Sherlock TD opened the fifth PharmaChemical Ireland (PCI), Parenteral Drugs Association (PDA), International Pharmaceutical Engineers (ISPE) Conference in the Radisson Hotel, Little Island, Cork on Wednesday

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UTC Aerospace Systems announce 20 jobs for Shannon

United Technologies Corp is set to announce 20 new jobs at a maintenance, repair and overhaul centre in Shannon today. The company, that provides high-technology systems and services to the building and

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Aryzta to sell last of stock in agri-services group Origin

    Aryzta to sell last of stock in agri-services group Origin

Aryzta has announced plans to sell its remaining stock in Irish agri-services group Origin Enterprises. The Swiss-based food group said it will sell more than 36 million shares in Origin, representing

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Digicel ready for $400m acquisition spree

    Digicel ready for $400m acquisition spree

Directors of Digicel have told investors it is prepared to spend $400 million on up to 15 acquisitions as the group pivots away from being a pure mobile operator and

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Up to €150,000 of funding available for Small Business Innovation Research

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI), in co-operation with Enterprise Ireland have called on innovative companies to develop smart technology solutions to help make Building Energy Ratings (BER) more

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NIIT to establish European Delivery Centre in Dublin creating 110 jobs

Minister for Jobs, Richard Bruton TD announced today that NIIT Limited, a global company which provides multi-disciplinary learning management and training delivery solutions to corporations, institutions, and individuals in over

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Jobs growth at risk as firms face year-long wait for Irish offices

    Jobs growth at risk as firms face year-long wait for Irish offices

Around 70pc of the take-up of office space in the first half of the year was dominated by international technology firms, according to joint research from the Economic and Social

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Investec predicts economy will grow by more than 6pc this year

    Investec predicts economy will grow by more than 6pc this year

In its latest quarterly Irish Economy Monitor, the company said that its previous forecasts for GDP, of growth of 4pc this year, followed by a further 3.7pc in 2016, were

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Indian software firm, NIT, promises 110 new Dublin jobs

    Indian software firm, NIT, promises 110 new Dublin jobs

NIIT, which provides learning software, will establish the centre as part of its corporate learning group. The company said the

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Asystec set for US expansion on back of 50 jobs announcement

    Asystec set for US expansion on back of 50 jobs announcement

The company. whose clients include EMC, Symantec and Cisco, plans to set up in Massachusetts initially. Co-founder Brendan McPhillips told

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Exchange rate shifts will reduce Diageo profit by £150m

    Exchange rate shifts will reduce Diageo profit by £150m

Adverse exchange rate movements will hit Diageo’s full-year operating profit, the drinks group said, reducing it by up to £150

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Venn Life Sciences to acquire Kinesis Pharma for €6.5m

    Venn Life Sciences to acquire Kinesis Pharma for €6.5m

Dublin-based clinical research group Venn Life Sciences is to acquire Kinesis Pharma for a total consideration of up to €6.5

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Groupon to cut 1,100 jobs globally

    Groupon to cut 1,100 jobs globally

Groupon plans to cut about 1,100 jobs globally, as part of a reorganisation of its international operations. The company expects

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Student finance firm to create 50 jobs in Dublin

    Student finance firm to create 50 jobs in Dublin

Specialist student lender Future Finance is to create 50 jobs over the next two years as part of a major

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Top 250 Exporters in Ireland and Northern Ireland 2015

    Top 250 Exporters in Ireland and Northern Ireland 2015

Investec & Irish Exporters Association: FDI companies dominate Ireland’s export industry -Investec Sponsored Irish Exporters Association Report shows significant growth

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Ireland ranks 8th in the world on Global Innovation Index 2015

    Ireland ranks 8th in the world on Global Innovation Index 2015

The Global Innovation Index (GII), released for the first time in 2007, has swiftly become a widely used metric for

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Business Analytics, ERP & CRM Solutions Provide Greater Insights Empowering Better Decisions

    Business Analytics, ERP & CRM Solutions Provide Greater Insights Empowering Better Decisions

Quality operational decisions can have a big impact on performance management and efficiencies of an organisation, join ProStrategy, Industry &

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Zurich ‘terminates’ takeover talks with RSA

    Zurich ‘terminates’ takeover talks with RSA

Zurich Insurance Group abandoned an offer for RSA Insurance Group because it expects a loss in its own general insurance

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Bank of America moves $9bn out of Ireland to UK

    Bank of America moves $9bn out of Ireland to UK

Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, the corporate banking arm of the massive US institution, has shifted $9 billion (€8 billion) of

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HP set to cut 30,000 jobs as company splits

    HP set to cut 30,000 jobs as company splits

HP will cut its workforce by as many as 30,000 people as it undergoes its split into two separate companies,

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Crude oil prices rise as US drilling is reduced

    Crude oil prices rise as US drilling is reduced

Oil prices rose by around one per cent on Monday as US drilling slowed and analysts estimated that $1.5 trillion

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Powerscourt distillery and visitor centre to create 18 jobs

    Powerscourt distillery and visitor centre to create 18 jobs

Powerscourt distillery will create 18 full-time jobs with a craft distillery and visitor centre at the Powerscourt Estate, in Enniskerry,

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Cork to get 75 new jobs

    Cork to get 75 new jobs

Two companies announced plans to create 75 jobs in Cork on Friday morning. In Ballincollig, Co. Cork, Irish company Asystec,

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Nexvet Secures Biomanufacturing Facility in Tullamore

    Nexvet Secures Biomanufacturing Facility in Tullamore

Tullamore, Ireland – September 16th 2015. Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation Damien English today announced that Nexvet Biopharma (Nasdaq:

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Fears for Irish jobs as Deutsche Bank likely to cut 23,000 staff

    Fears for Irish jobs as Deutsche Bank likely to cut 23,000 staff

That would bring the group’s workforce down to around 75,000 full-time positions under a reorganization being finalised by new chief

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Medical and pharma exports bolster July figures

    Medical and pharma exports bolster July figures

Preliminary figures for July show that seasonally adjusted goods exports fell by €596m, or 6pc, to €8.76bn from June, according

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Online payments firm Realex to create 50 jobs in Dublin

    Online payments firm Realex to create 50 jobs in Dublin

Irish-founded online payments firm Realex, which was acquired by the US firm Global Payments for €115 million in March, is

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Applegreen’s half yearly revenues up 16%

    Applegreen’s half yearly revenues up 16%

Today’s results are the company’s first as a stock listed firm. The company said its like-for-like profit margin on fuel

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US pharma giant looks at selling Irish plant

    US pharma giant looks at selling Irish plant

The biggest drug manufacturer in India in terms of revenue is trying to control costs that have spiralled since it

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Sales of Kerrygold products expected to grow 30% in US this year

    Sales of Kerrygold products expected to grow 30% in US this year

Ornua, which was formerly known as the Irish Dairy Board, has reported that sales of its Kerrygold butter and cheese

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Ward Solutions invests €1.2m in Dublin operations centre

    Ward Solutions invests €1.2m in Dublin operations centre

Ward Solutions has invested €1.2 million in an operations centre aimed at expanding its managed information security services offering to

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IAG buyout of Aer Lingus makes €12m for activist investor

    IAG buyout of Aer Lingus makes €12m for activist investor

The investment firm revealed the profit yesterday. Crystal Amber only acquired its 2.8pc Aer Lingus stake in summer last year.

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Diageo to unveil Oliver Loomes as new Irish country director

    Diageo to unveil Oliver Loomes as new Irish country director

Diageo is expected to name Oliver Loomes as its new country director of Ireland later this morning in place of

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Paddy Power and Betfair merger company to be Dublin based

    Paddy Power and Betfair merger company to be Dublin based

The €2 billion-a-year gambling giant formed by the merger of Irish bookie Paddy Power and London-listed betting exchange Betfair will

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SAS to create 150 jobs over three years in Ireland

    SAS to create 150 jobs over three years in Ireland

New centre in Dublin expands operations and investment in Ireland’s Big Data economy DUBLIN, IRELAND – 8 September, 2015 –

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Survey: Facebook still dominant in higher education

    Survey: Facebook still dominant in higher education

Dublin, 08 September 2015:  TERMINALFOUR, the digital marketing and web content management platform for higher education, today announced results of

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276 jobs to be announced for south-east in Eishtec, Bluefin and CipherTechs

    276 jobs to be announced for south-east in Eishtec, Bluefin and CipherTechs

The week is getting off to a good start with the news that, across the south-east of Ireland, three companies

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Geoscience Ireland firms create 134 new jobs

    Geoscience Ireland firms create 134 new jobs

Geoscience Ireland member companies created 134 new jobs in the first six months of 2015, according to the Department of

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Paddy Power shareholders to receive €80m special dividend

    Paddy Power shareholders to receive €80m special dividend

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has agreed the terms of its proposed merger with UK gaming company Betfair, paving the way

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Tesco agrees £4.2bn deal to offload South Korean operation Homeplus

    Tesco agrees £4.2bn deal to offload South Korean operation Homeplus

Tesco has agreed to sell its South Korean business Homeplus in a £4.2 billion deal in the latest phase of

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South East region to get 270 new jobs

    South East region to get 270 new jobs

The Government is planning a series of jobs announcements later this morning across the south east. Minister for Jobs, Enterprise

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Fourth Global Irish Economic Forum to focus on entrepreneurship and scaling up companies

    Fourth Global Irish Economic Forum to focus on entrepreneurship and scaling up companies

Focusing on entrepreneurship and supporting businesses in scaling up and creating jobs, the fourth Global Irish Economic Forum is to

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Musgrave’s €57m sale of GB business gets competition approval

    Musgrave’s €57m sale of GB business gets competition approval

It marks the end of a more than decade-long failed assault on the market, with Musgrave now largely concentrating on

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