NEW BUSINESS ASSOCIATION COLLECTIVE ANNOUNCED FOR CORK

A new initiative to combine a number of business associations in Cork into a collective organisation for all parts of Cork City and County is being launched today. The initiative is being launched by Little Island Business Association which represents Cork’s largest business district. The new collective, known as Cork’s Business Channel, is a not…

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EX-EIRCOM CEO HERB HRIBAR APPOINTED CHAIR AT GETVISIBILITY Mr Hribar ‘excited to return to Irish business’ as firm brings in new investment.

Irish technology firm Getvisibility has announced that global telecoms expert Herb Hribar has been appointed as Chairman. The news comes as Getvisibility closes its largest seed plus funding round to date, worth €2.1 million. Mr Hribar led the round, with participation from Suir Valley Ventures, Enterprise Ireland, Smarttech247, Pires Investment and Manifold. Founded in 2018,…

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Search: The Cantec Group incorporates three companies focused on providing smart digital solutions designed to simplify the way we work

Have you met the Cantec Group? Established in 1994, the Cantec Group consists of three divisions – Docutec is an industry leader in managed print solutions, SmartOffice customizes business process automation solutions and Promotive is a full-service Design & Marketing Agency. Expansion plans include the recruitment of 30 people over the next three years. You…

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BREAKING BREAD: BREWDOG UNITE ECO WARRIORS AND DRINKS AFFICONADOS WITH IRISH LAUNCH OF LOST LAGER, THE WORLD’S FIRST CARBON NEGATIVE LAGER

Scottish craft brewery reveal surplus bread as the secret ingredient to new brew as they continue on global sustainability mission Scottish craft brewery BrewDog are continuing their global sustainability efforts as they launch their latest addition to the Irish market, LOST lager. In typical BrewDog fashion, their newest offering steers from the norm, with the…

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€120m GREEN ENERGY FACILITY PLANNED FOR CORK CREATING 85 JOBS Green Hydrogen produced by EI-H2 will significantly decarbonise Cork’s lower harbour

[/caption] Green energy company – EI-H2 – has announced plans for Ireland’s first Green Hydrogen facility. The new company intends to seek planning permission for a 50MW electrolysis plant in Aghada, County Cork, which when operational will remove 63,000 tonnes of carbon emissions annually from Irish industry and power generation. Upon completion, the site will…

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COGNATE HEALTH APPOINTS NEW SENIOR MEDICAL CONSULTANT DUE TO CONTINUED GROWTH

Cognate Health, the leading nationwide occupational health provider, has announced the appointment of Dr Shane Farrelly as its new Senior Medical Consultant in response to the company’s rapid growth. With over 30 years’ experience as an expert in international occupational medicine, Dr Farrelly will be responsible for providing health-related advice and expertise to clients navigating the…

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Investwise Financial Planning opens new office in Horgan’s Quay, Cork city

Fee-based financial planning is the future as clients shun opaque commissions    Cork, 24th May 2021: Investwise Financial Planning has opened a new office in the impressive Horgan’s Quay development, Cork city centre, headed up by Blarney resident Liam O’Riordan. One of Ireland’s few fee-based, privately-owned financial advice firms, Investwise Financial Planning offers expertise in financial planning,…

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“A moment in Anglo-Irish history” Commemorating the Queen’s Visit to The English Market, Cork

On this day 10 years ago, the streets of Cork were alive with spectators to offer a royal Cork welcome to HM Queen Elizabeth II and the late Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh on the final day of their State Visit to Ireland. Today, to celebrate the anniversary of this occasion The English Market and…

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Minister Browne welcomes passing by the Oireachtas of Personal Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2020

Bill makes practical changes to ensure that borrowers have effective access to personal insolvency legislation, despite the COVID-19 pandemic Measures will help borrowers at risk of losing their homes Bill removes a barrier to borrowers applying for court review, if creditors refuse a personal insolvency proposal that includes their home mortgage arrears Bill removes obstacle…

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