Spearline Risk & Compliance – Today is International Data Protection Day: Here are five points to consider in your privacy programme to achieve compliance in your business.

Fiona Ryan – Customer Implementation Manager 2018 was a groundbreaking year for data protection with the introduction on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In the lead up to the 25th May organisations struggled to digest the requirements of the regulations and alter their compliance efforts accordingly to allow for GDPR within their business. The…

Three new state-of-the-art policing and safety vehicles for Cork Airport

Continued investment by Cork Airport to assist in airport policing and safety   25 January 2019: Three new state-of-the-art vehicles have been added to the fleet at Cork Airport, as part of its continued investment in its policing and safety functions.   The introduction of a hi-spec John Deere Gator Utility vehicle will improve the ability of the Airport Police Service (APS)…

Irish Government publishes next phase of Brexit ‘No Deal’ legislative planning

As part of our Brexit Contingency Action Plan, the Government published today the general scheme of proposed primary legislative measures required in the event of a no deal Brexit. While ratification of the Withdrawal Agreement is still the Government’s preferred outcome, this publication is the next step in a series of measures that the Government…

Insolvency Service of Ireland (ISI) publishes Quarter 4 Statistical Report for 2018 Strong Growth in Mortgage Solutions

Continued strong growth in Personal Insolvency Arrangements  ·         Up 30% compared to last quarter (Q3 2018) ·         Up 41% compared to equivalent quarter in the previous year (Q4 2017) ·         Up 31% on an annual basis (2018 compared to 2017)     Personal Insolvency Arrangements are designed to return debtors to solvency while keeping them in their home in…

Breaking Down Barriers: CIT’s Women in Technology Seminar Set to Encourage and Inspire Young Females to Persevere as they Pursue a Successful Career in STEM

In an effort to support, encourage and inspire young women with aspirations of building a successful career in the Science and Technology sectors, the Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) is gearing up to host a Women in Technology seminar which will take place over the course of two days in February (Friday February 1st and Friday…

An Tanaiste Simon Coveney Invites Young people in Cork to avail of Tall Ship sailing experience

Young people in Cork will be given greater opportunities to experience life at sea, thanks to new Government funding, said Foreign Affairs Minister and Cork South Central TD Simon Coveney.  “Funding of €85,000 has been announced for Sail Training Ireland (STIRL), a charity that funds the development and education of young people by providing them…