PARENTS ENCOURAGED TO TALK TO THEIR CHILDREN ABOUT FINANCIAL PLANNING

 Cork based financial services firm, Provest, highlights the importance of a ten year target in new podcast launching this week   Cork based financial services firm, Provest, is encouraging parents to speak to their children about the importance of financial planning with the message that a person is never too young or too old to start.…

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GE Healthcare Opens New €30.5 Million Manufacturing Line in Cork, Ireland, to Increase Contrast Media Supply

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Michael McGrath T.D. has officially opened a new €30.5 million ($30 million) manufacturing line at GE Healthcare’s Carrigtohill, Co. Cork facility.  The new line, which has created 140 jobs, manufactures injectable diagnostic imaging agents (contrast media) used in Xray and Computed Tomography (CT) procedures around the world. Minister McGrath…

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GUINNESS CORK JAZZ FESTIVAL LINE-UP EXTENDED WITH ECLECTIC MIX OF ACTS & EVENTS ANNOUNCED

Organisers of the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival have just announced a host of additional acts and events taking place across Cork City this October Bank Holiday Weekend. Not just a Cork first, but a world first, Chuck Stewart’s photography collection has been carefully curated over the last four years to debut at the Guinness Cork…

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Niamh Scally & Clonakilty Gluten Free Kitchen Win 3 Blas Awards

Blas success for the pure-bread brand ‘Clonakilty Gluten Free Kitchen’ as they celebrate their Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals from last weekends’ Blas na hEireann for their Multigrain Loaf, White Bread Rolls & Rustic White Loaf.   It was a clean sweep for the West Cork business! Still in its infancy, the brand claimed all…

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Celebrating 1 year of Sketch in the City!

Cork’s Grande Dame, the Imperial Hotel, is celebrating this October as they mark one year since the launch of their vibrant cocktail hot spot Sketch, which was recently voted as one of the top cocktail bars in the city.  The venue faces onto the newly pedestrianised Pembroke Street, off the South Mall   The award-winning…

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Only 25% of Pension Holders are Confident of Having Enough Money to Retire Comfortably

Bank of Ireland Survey Reveals People Are Concerned About Their Pension Savings and Need Help to Make Smart Decisions Only 25% of Pension Holders are Confident of Having Enough Money to Retire Comfortably     A recent Bank of Ireland survey has revealed that over 2 in 3 pension holders (67%) are worried they are not…

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Michael Barry, Managing Director of Barry & Fitzwilliam, reflects on the highs and lows of running an independent drinks distributor as the company celebrates its 40th birthday.

Barry and Fitzwilliam, Louis XIII dinner, held in Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud, Dublin Photographer Paul Sherwood    ONE of the best-known names in the Irish drinks industry, Michael Barry has led Barry & Fitzwilliam for the last four decades, growing the business to become Ireland’s largest independent premium alcoholic drinks distributor, which carries more than 120…

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Kilkenny Design to launch exclusive Christmas pop-up shop at Kildare Village

Christmas by Kilkenny Design returns to Kildare Village for the second year in a row Kilkenny Design, is back at Kildare Village for a second year with an exclusive Christmas pop-up boutique from Friday September 23rd to January 2023. ‘Christmas by Kilkenny Design’ is a dedicated Christmas boutique at the Village and will provide a magical…

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