Our Rural Future: Minister Humphreys announces call for Category 2 applications to the €1 Billion Rural Regeneration and Development Fund

Heather Humphreys, TD – Minister of Social Protection, Community and Rural Development and the Islands,, Our Rural Future launch Funding to support landmark regeneration projects that will transform Rural Ireland Communities urged to put forward projects that will drive economic growth, combat dereliction and breathe new life into town centres Strong focus on converting old…

Upcoming Webinars with Peninsula

Business Island in association with LIBA and Peninsula have a series of free to attend webinars. They range from reopening roadmaps to contracts.   Below are the registration links for these webinars:   Creating a COVID-19 Business Response Plan, 19th May – https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7724695221841704462?source=LIBA Updating Employee Contracts & Policies, 25th May – https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1196042566224131598?source=LIBA Roadmap to Reopening…

Chris Mee Group announces acquisition of Emergency Response Training owned by John Lynch

The Chris Mee Group is pleased to announce its first strategic acquisition with the support of our strategic investor, Erisbeg.  The Chris Mee Group has acquired Emergency Response Training.   Chris Mee said “… we are delighted to welcome John Lynch and his very skilled team into the Chris Mee Group family.  This move will further strengthen our…

Women of Vision -Angela O’Leary, founder AG Associates, Accountants & Advisors

Angela O’Leary, founder AG Associates, Accountants & Advisors Tell us a bit about you? I am a Cork native, and I set up AG Associates accountancy practice 15 years ago this year.  I was always interested in finance and technology having graduated from UCC with a degree in Economics and then did a diploma in…

International Hummus Day: Plant-Based Nutritionist and Frontier Foods Ambassador Holly White shares her Favourite Hummus Recipe

We have the Friday Feeling at the office, we are thinking a nice Merlot, a good cheesboard and some Hummus. Surprisingly it is an easy thing to whip up at home and is a versatile food. Grab the finest crusty bread, gourmet crackers and crudites you can get your hands on and prepare for some…

Minister Ryan announces €5m additional funding for litter prevention and cleaning as Ireland prepares for an outdoor summer

2020 National Litter Pollution Monitoring System Results show cigarette litter, packaging litter, food-related litter and plastic litter to be the main causes of litter in our communities     Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD has today (5 May 2021) announced €5m in additional funding for litter infrastructure and awareness campaigns…

SmartOffice, a Cantec Group company announces the appointment of Donagh Maher as Solutions Architect

Donagh Maher has been appointed as Solutions Architect with SmartOffice, a Cantec Group Company. As a Solutions Architect, Donagh’s new role will see him deliver efficient and sustainable document automation and workflow solutions to clients across Ireland. Donagh will be responsible for designing and leading all software projects and extending the SmartOffice product offering to…