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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SmartOffice, a Cantec Group company announces the appointment of Donagh Maher as Solutions Architect

Donagh Maher has been appointed as Solutions Architect with SmartOffice, a Cantec Group Company. As a Solutions Architect, Donagh’s new role will see him deliver efficient and sustainable document automation and workflow solutions to clients across Ireland. Donagh will be responsible for designing and leading all software projects and extending the SmartOffice product offering to…

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Port of Cork Secures Further Direct Freight Service Linking Cork and Antwerp

The Port of Cork are pleased to announce that the Grimaldi Group will offer a twice weekly direct Ro-Ro service from Cork to Antwerp beginning the second week of May. This new service builds on Grimaldi Group’s reputation and their continued investment. Conor Mowlds, Chief Commercial Officer, Port of Cork said: ‘The decision by the…

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‘A City & A Garden’ | A state-of-the-art sonic experience combining story and song with the world around us Inbox

Have you ever considered the myriad lives lived, and the stories and songs and sounds of the streets you walk every day? A City & A Garden invites you to walk again the urban environments you know, but discovering, through your headphones, a different kind of journey, shifting perspectives of place, connectedness, environment, and history.…

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Cork International Choral Festival kicks off online for the first time ever tomorrow

The world-renowned Cork International Choral Festival takes place online for the first time ever this year from Wednesday April 28th – Sunday May 2nd, featuring 82 choirs from across Ireland and around the globe. Tickets are available to book for the festival’s specially curated and keenly priced online concerts, events and FREE interactive workshops which…

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