Global logistics company C.H. Robinson establishes Technology Development Centre in Cork

Leading, global logistics company C.H. Robinson announces a new technology centre in Cork, to further deliver personalised solutions for shippers and carriers with the industry’s premier technology built by and for supply chain experts. The company plans to recruit more than 30 technology professionals in the next three years to bring those efforts to life.…

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5 x OLYMPIAN ROB HEFFERNAN THROWS HIS SUPPORT BEHIND COPE FOUNDATION’S 300,000 STEPS CHALLENGE

Cope Foundation has announced its 300,000 Steps Challenge for February. Families, communities and businesses are encouraged to help the Cork disabilities organisation complete the fundraising challenge. Participants will commit to reaching the 300,000 steps target in the 28 days of February to stay healthy, motivated and focused. This year’s initiative is proudly supported by EY…

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Minister Colm Brophy launches Samaritans Freephone helpline for Irish diaspora in Canada and Australia

The Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Mr. Colm Brophy, T.D., today launched Samaritans Freephone helpline for the Irish diaspora in Canada and Australia. Samaritans, in partnership with the Government of Ireland through the Emigrant Support Programme, have been working together to provide 24-hour Freephone access to the Samaritans helpline in Ireland…

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Business leaders look ahead to key 2021 challenges 

New Ibec survey also highlights the changing nature of the role of CEOs nationally       Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, has today published the findings of a new survey highlighting the perspectives and predictions of CEOs on the major business issues for 2021.   Responding to a series of questions on the year ahead and beyond, the findings provide key insights from business…

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Cork Communications Trailblazer and CEO of AM O’Sullivan PR, Ann-Marie O’Sullivan, named as a PRII Life Fellow

Founder and CEO of AM O’Sullivan PR, Ann-Marie O’Sullivan has been conferred with the title of Life Fellow by the Public Relations Institute of Ireland (PRII) following a unanimous vote by PRII members at the organisation’s recent AGM.  Life Fellows have, by example, championed the highest standards and implementation of the profession and this is…

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Citizens, farmers, business owners and community organisations will be able to sell electricity into the grid under new scheme being developed by Climate Minister

Individuals and communities invited to submit views on design of a Microgeneration Support Scheme   Individuals, farmers, businesses and community groups will be able to sell renewable electricity into the grid under a scheme being developed by the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD. A new Microgeneration Support Scheme (MSS) is…

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COPE FOUNDATION’S VACCINE ROLLOUT IS UNDERWAY

Some much-needed good news for Cork disabilities organisation as they administer vaccine to their frontline staff members   The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination programme for frontline staff across Cope Foundation began this past weekend. This momentous occasion brings a great sense of hope and positivity to all during this challenging time.   The Government…

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BROADCASTER AND JOURNALIST BIBI BASKIN’S NEW INITIATIVE TO PROVIDE THE 31,588 RESIDENTS IN 583 NURSING HOMES WITH A COMPLIMENTARY COPY OF THE HAPPY BOOK

The broadcaster and journalist Bibi Baskin and her book publishers No.1 Books have launched a new initiative to provide each of the residents in Irish nursing homes with a complimentary copy of her new book. The Happy Book is the new pocket book just published and is a collection of inspirational quotes that is aimed…

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