Global Irish have ability to help shape Ireland’s economic landscape, according to Minister



  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25 2015: Members of the global Irish community were reminded that they can play a pivotal role in Ireland’s future at a special recognition event in Dublin Convention Centre today (Sunday October 25) ahead of the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon. Minister of State for the Diaspora, Jimmy Deenihan TD, and ConnectIreland, the […]

Entrepreneurial Innovators Networking Event, Bizfest 2015, launched by Minister Bruton



ConnectIreland founder Terry Clune is among a number of entrepreneurs helping Irish companies to develop their networks and expand their business at this year’s ‘Bizfest’ in Carlow. Now in its third year, Bizfest 2015 will be held on Thursday, November 12 2015 in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, Kilkenny Road, Carlow. The free business event is […]

Budget 2016: The Corporate Perspective



Barry Flanagan, Senior Tax Manager with Taxback.com, takes a look at Budget 2016 and breaks down what it means for companies   Corporation Tax Corporation Tax changes introduced by Minister Noonan in Budget 2016 were aimed squarely at attracting and retained foreign direct investment into Ireland’s already attractive corporate regime. The approach was twofold – firstly […]

Family holiday lands €15,000 pay-out for Dublin man



Neil Doherty was on holiday with his wife Allison when he had a conversation that would ultimately bring 10 jobs to Waterford. Neil, from Dublin, was playing golf with Allison’s uncle, Kevin Murphy, when he asked the innocent question ‘how’s business going?’ What he didn’t realise at the time was that one question would begin […]

American software development company, CGM, brings 10 jobs to Waterford



TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6 2015: Minister of State at the Department of the Environment, Paudie Coffey, today (Tuesday) announced that CGM, LLC, will establish a software development centre in Waterford, creating 10 jobs. CGM was introduced to Ireland through ConnectIreland, the company responsible for delivering the Government’s Succeed in Ireland initiative, as part of the Action Plan for Jobs, […]