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23.02.15 Minster Flanagan and Minister Bruton announce Enterprise Ireland international programme and St. Patrick's Day Programme 2015


Enterprise Ireland

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD and the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan TD, today [Monday] launched the year-long programme of ministerial-led events targeting trade and investment for Ireland in 2015. Read the Press Release.

18.02.15 1500 new jobs to be created over next three years by 102 High Potential Start Up companies supported by Dept of Jobs through Enterprise Ireland

1500 new jobs to be created over next three years by 102 High Potential Start Up companies supported by Dept of Jobs through Enterprise Ireland1500 jobs will be created over the next three years by 102 High Potential Start-Up companies supported by the Department of Jobs through Enterprise Ireland, the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD announced today (Wednesday). Read the Press Release.

11.02.15 €250 million plan to accelerate jobs growth in towns and villages across the country

Enterprise IrelandThe Government today announced details of its 5-year, €250million strategy aimed at accelerating the jobs recovery in every part of the country. Action Plan for Jobs – Regional is based on the principle that the best way to support job-creation in towns and villages across the country is to support agencies and organisations within each region to build on the particular strengths and assets of their area and drive new job-creation strategies and projects. Read the Press Release.

09.02.2015 Lakeland Dairies begins €36 million expansion of milk powder processing operations at Bailieboro, Co. Cavan

Lakeland Dairies begins €36 million expansion of milk powder processing operations at Bailieboro, Co. CavanMinister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, today (9th February, 2015) announced that Lakeland Dairies Co-operative Society is beginning a €36 million investment in an expansion of milk powder processing operations at Bailieboro, Co. Cavan. The investment has been supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through Enterprise Ireland. Read the Press Release.Read the Press Release

06.02.15 Taoiseach and Minister for Jobs announce 200 new jobs and €40 million investment by Combilift in new manufacturing facility

Enterprise IrelandAn Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD and the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD today (Friday 6 February 2015) announced the creation of 200 new jobs over the next five years by Combilift as part of a €40 million investment by the company over the next two years in building a new, state-of-the-art, greenfield manufacturing site. Read the Press Release.

05.02.15 €75M BDO Development Capital Fund Announces Second Investment

€75M BDO Development Capital Fund Announces Second InvestmentThe BDO Development Capital Fund today announced its second investment since the launch of the €75million fund by the Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton in March last year. The BDO Development Capital Fund is supported by the Department of Jobs through Enterprise Ireland, as part of the Development Capital Scheme. Read the Press Release.

02.02.15 €35M innovation investment in Irish dairy processing industry jointly announced by Minister Bruton and Minister Coveney

€35M innovation investment in Irish dairy processing industry jointly announced by Minister Bruton and Minister CoveneyThe Irish dairy processing sector continues to ramp up its preparations for the end of milk quotas with the announcement of an innovation investment of €35 million today (2nd Feb 2015). The investment by Government and industry will position Ireland as a world leader in dairy innovation, and help to maximise the long term growth opportunities created by anticipated increase of 50% in the Irish milk pool by 2020. Read the Press Release.

29.01.15 New export guide to support companies reaching for new horizons

New export guide to support companies reaching for new horizonsA new guide to support potential exporters based on the island of Ireland is available from today, 29th January, 2015. The Export Start Guide is a partnership initiative from Chartered Accountants Ireland and two enterprise development agencies, Enterprise Ireland and Invest Northern Ireland. Read the Press Release.

29.01.15 ICON Creates New Global Innovation Hub in Ireland to Advance Clinical Development

Enterprise IrelandICON plc, (NASDAQ: ICLR) a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, today (Thursday) announced a new global innovation hub which will create 200 new jobs in Ireland. Read the Press Release.

29.01.15 Action Plan for Jobs 2015 - next step in multi-annual plan to deliver full employment by 2018

Enterprise IrelandThe Government today (Thursday) published the Action Plan for Jobs 2015, the next step in the multi-annual process aimed at delivering full employment by 2018. The Plan is the fourth annual plan in a multi-year process which started in early 2012, and sets out in detail the 382 actions to be taken by 16 Government Departments and over 60 State Agencies during 2015 to support job-creation, with deadlines and lead responsibility assigned. Read the Press Release.

25.01.2015 Minister Nash leads 4-day Enterprise Ireland trade mission to United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Enterprise IrelandThe Minister for Business and Employment, Ged Nash TD, departs today (Sunday 25th January, 2015) for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on a 4-day Enterprise Ireland Dubai trade mission, aimed at building international linkages and boosting trade between Ireland and the region. Read the Press Release.

23.01.15 Software company Brite:Bill to create 100 new jobs in major recruitment drive

Software company Brite:Bill to create 100 new jobs in major recruitment driveBrite:Bill, the Dublin based billing communications platform provider today announced the creation of 100 new jobs as part of a major recruitment drive. The new posts come on foot of recent major multi million dollar contract wins in North America and will be based in its HQ in Dublin and in its North American offices.  Read the Press Release.

18.01.15 President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, opens Showcase, Ireland's Creative Expo

Enterprise IrelandPresident of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins officially opened Showcase - Ireland’s Creative Expo® today, Sunday, 18th January 2015. Showcase, which takes place at the RDS in Dublin, is the country’s largest international trade fair, attracting buyers from all over Ireland and 26 countries around the world. Read the Press Release.

12.01.15 Enterprise Ireland's End of Year Statement 2014

Enterprise Ireland's End of Year Statement 2014In its End of Year Statement published today (Monday 12th January 2015), Enterprise Ireland reported that client companies created 19,705 new jobs in 2014. This resulted in a net increase of 8,476 in the number of people employed by Enterprise Ireland supported companies, the highest net gain in the history of the agency. Read the Press Release.

09.01.15 Minister Bruton announces €85 million venture capital fund to be managed by Fountain Healthcare Partners

Minister Bruton announces €85 million venture capital fund to be managed by Fountain Healthcare PartnersThe Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, today (Friday 9th January, 2015) announced the initial closing of Fountain Healthcare Partners II, L.P. with €85 million of committed capital. The Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through Enterprise Ireland has made a €15 million commitment to the Fund with the majority of the balance of funding coming from institutional investors including through the Irish Strategic Investment Fund and the European Investment Fund (EIF). Read the Press Release.

04.01.2015 Showcase - Ireland's Creative Expo is set to shine in pivotal year for Irish design

Showcase - Ireland's Creative Expo is set to shine in pivotal year for Irish designShowcase - Ireland’s Creative Expo® returns to the RDS from Sunday 18th January to Wednesday 21st January 2015. Attracting more than 5,000 trade buyers from Ireland and up to 26 countries, Showcase has become a must-see event for retailers to source unique Irish design and craft products, making it the country’s largest annual trade event.  The fair is a key platform for Irish designers, manufacturers and craftspeople in reaching out to Irish and international buyers, in order to grow and expand their business. Read the Press Release.

 

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