UCC and the Cork Region to Benefit from Atlantic Bridge University Fund II

€80M investment fund for next generation of global companies emanating from Ireland’s Universities cornerstoned by research and innovation UCC, TCD and UCD    University College Cork, UCC today confirmed its involvement in the Atlantic Bridge University Fund II, the second university focused venture fund managed by Atlantic Bridge with a remit to invest in new…

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Upcoming Webinars… Register for Free.

Business Cork in association with LIBA is delighgted to being you a course of Webinars with our partners at Peninsula   Below are the registration links for these webinars:   Creating a COVID-19 Business Response Plan, 19th May – https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7724695221841704462?source=LIBA Updating Employee Contracts & Policies, 25th May – https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1196042566224131598?source=LIBA Roadmap to Reopening Your Business, 2nd…

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Our Rural Future: Minister Humphreys announces call for Category 2 applications to the €1 Billion Rural Regeneration and Development Fund

Heather Humphreys, TD – Minister of Social Protection, Community and Rural Development and the Islands,, Our Rural Future launch Funding to support landmark regeneration projects that will transform Rural Ireland Communities urged to put forward projects that will drive economic growth, combat dereliction and breathe new life into town centres Strong focus on converting old…

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Chris Mee Group announces acquisition of Emergency Response Training owned by John Lynch

The Chris Mee Group is pleased to announce its first strategic acquisition with the support of our strategic investor, Erisbeg.  The Chris Mee Group has acquired Emergency Response Training.   Chris Mee said “… we are delighted to welcome John Lynch and his very skilled team into the Chris Mee Group family.  This move will further strengthen our…

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Government confirms funding to HOPE Foundation hospital in Kolkata to cope with COVID-19

As India battles with the record surge in COVID-19, the Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed funding for the Cork-based HOPE Foundation, to support running costs of their hospital in Kolkata.   The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defence, Simon Coveney, T.D., today said:   “I am delighted to be able to confirm €120,000 in…

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Prescription Broccoli? Could eating concentrated greens be a natural way to lower blood sugar and reduce the risk of diabetes?

Cork food research company seeks participants for new study on the health benefits of broccoli. Get a FREE diabetes test and get paid €700 to take part. ~ Cork based nutrition research company Atlantia Food Clinical Trials Ltd is seeking volunteers to participate in an exciting new study that will investigate the health benefits of…

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Minister Ryan announces €5m additional funding for litter prevention and cleaning as Ireland prepares for an outdoor summer

2020 National Litter Pollution Monitoring System Results show cigarette litter, packaging litter, food-related litter and plastic litter to be the main causes of litter in our communities     Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD has today (5 May 2021) announced €5m in additional funding for litter infrastructure and awareness campaigns…

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