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LITTLE ISLAND BUSINESS ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES ‘THE HOME HUB’ TO SHOWCASE THE VARIETY OF BUSINESSES IN THE AREA OFFERING HOME RELATED SERVICES AS A ONE STOP LOCATION WITH FREE PARKING FOR EVERYONE

LITTLE ISLAND BUSINESS ASSOCIATION LAUNCHES ‘THE HOME HUB’ TO SHOWCASE THE VARIETY OF BUSINESSES IN THE AREA OFFERING HOME RELATED SERVICES AS A ONE STOP LOCATION WITH FREE PARKING FOR EVERYONE Little Island Business Association has announced plans to showcase all of the businesses in the area that offer services for home improvements and home…

Two free webinars for employers with Peninsula

We are delighted to announce two new webinars with our Partners Peninsula. As always, these 30 minute sessions are to the point and specifically designed for Employers, Directors & Senior managers with a Live Q&A session in the end. Managing Redundancy and Lay-off during COVID-19, Thursday 8th April at 2pm What’s covered: Relevant employment legislation.…

Irish company Cantec Group unveils automation software to tackle major post-Brexit trade challenge

Over the past three months, Irish businesses have had to face numerous challenges as they navigate the implications of a post-Brexit era. Among these challenges is the long-term reality of increased customs clearance declarations required in order to trade between Ireland and the UK.   With the number of declarations for the first two months…

CABINET APPROVES GENDER PAY GAP LEGISLATION PROPOSALS

Roderic O’Gorman T.D, Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, yesterday received Cabinet approval to amend the Gender Pay Gap Information Bill and to introduce the strengthened Bill at Report Stage in Dáil Éireann. The Gender Pay Gap Information Bill was originally published in April 2019 and lapsed with the dissolution of the Dáil…

ELECTRIC COCKTAILS An innovative new crowd-fundraising campaign launched: Delicious and unique bottled cocktails, crafted by Electric Cork, delivered to you

  With their doors shut for over a year now, Electric Bar and Restaurant, in the heart of Cork City, are raising money via a crowdfunding campaign to deliver delicious cocktails to you at home, until they can safely welcome you through their doors again.   The bar have a superb team of expert mixologists,…

Breakthrough announces funding support for two new projects researching drug resistance in a currently incurable blood cancer

Supporting and promoting research into this cancer is vital. It is incurable…and I would be excited to see targeted therapy in the future, and a less invasive way of changing this illness,” multiple myeloma patient Susan Brennan. As Multiple Myeloma Month draws to a close, Breakthrough Cancer Research, Ireland’s leading cancer research charity, has announced…

Our Rural Future: Government’s blueprint to transform rural Ireland

Unprecedented opportunity for Rural Development post COVID-19   Major focus on attracting Remote Workers to rural communities   Revitalising town centres, rural jobs, adventure tourism, green economy and island development central to new policy   Broadband roll-out to bring new opportunities in areas like eHealth, remote learning, online trading and new technologies   Five-year strategy…

Cork’s longest running festival is going virtual! Reimagined Cork International Choral Festival invites choirs from around the world to compete without needing to travel

The world-renowned Cork International Choral Festival has announced that it will go ahead this year in a reimagined format. The prestigious choral festival, which normally attracts 5,000 singers and 50,000 visitors from all over the world to Cork city and county, will be held virtually for the first time ever, from April 28th – May…