Ireland’s approach to diaspora engagement recognised internationally



  Global female leaders applauded at gala event in New York City ConnectIreland has scooped another global award for their innovative approach to diaspora engagement, taking bronze in the “Community Involvement Program of the Year” category at the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. The company’s Community Action Plan, which reaches out to […]

Changes to Succeed in Ireland contract



Following on from the success to date, the Succeed in Ireland programme, as delivered by ConnectIreland and initially awarded in 2012 as a one-year pilot, has been extended by IDA Ireland until March 2017. In order to continue the momentum and build Ireland’s reputation as a world-class business destination, ConnectIreland will continue to engage enthusiastically […]

Consumer disputes resolution firm creates 20 jobs in Dublin



FRIDAY, 21 OCTOBER 2016: WITH 50% of the Irish population now expected to make purchases online and 20% making cross-border purchases*, a new company tasked with resolving consumer disputes online today (Friday) announced plans to create 20 jobs in Dublin. NetNeutrals EU, an online dispute resolutions platform, will establish their European headquarters and Business Operations […]

Deserted prison to host Startup Island bootcamp



Investors, entrepreneurs, startups and experts will be thrown together on Spike Island with no escape. It’s survival of the fittest. Startup Island Bootcamp is part of the Global Startup Gathering, sponsored by Bank of Ireland, which is taking place in Cork from 17 to 20 November, 2016   As part of this year’s Global Startup […]

Financial services firm announces creation of 30 new jobs in Navan



  TUESDAY, 27 SEPTEMBER 2016: Alternative banking provider and financial technology specialist Prepaid Financial Services (PFS) today (Tuesday) announces the creation of 50 new jobs in the UK, Ireland, and Malta following explosive growth during the first six months of 2016. The majority of roles will be based in the company’s Irish offices, eCOMM Merchant […]