Swissport opens Aspire Business Lounge at Cork Airport

Ireland’s first Aspire airport business lounge officially opened 7 June at Cork Airport. Operated by Swissport, investment in the lounge at Ireland’s second fastest growing international airport will total €500,000 over 4 years. It comes as a direct response to a significant increase in demand for premium lounge access from business travellers across the south…

UCC’s Environmental Research Institute launches a 66k euro Atmospheric Monitoring Station

UCC’s Environmental Research Institute launches a 66k euro Atmospheric Monitoring Station which will will feed into the recently expanded National Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Programme run by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which aims to deliver enhanced air quality information for Ireland in real-time. Photography By: Gerard McCarthy 087 8537228

Winthrop Street fundraising event – Ulster Bank aiming to raise €100,000 for Special Olympics Ireland

The Ulster Bank Do Good, Feel Good in June campaign event took place at the bank’s Winthrop Street branch this week. This is an annual campaign in which staff from every Ulster Bank branch, business centre and office across the country come together with customers and stakeholders to raise funds for a chosen charity. This year the…

The O’Neill Industrial Open Day and Energy Efficiency Seminar at Little Island

Michael O’Neill, O’Neill Industrial and suppliers, with Robert Heffernan World Champion and Bill Aspil O’Neill Industrial, Attending the O’Neill Industrial Open Day and Energy Efficiency Seminar at Little Island. David O’Brien, Dawn Meats, and Paul Farrah, Apleona, Attending the O’Neill Industrial Open Day and Energy Efficiency Seminar at Little Island. Austin O’Neill from O’Neill Industrial,…

Businesswomen of the Year announced at inaugural Network Ireland West Cork Awards with guest speaker Colette Twomey

The inaugural Network Ireland West Cork Businesswoman of the Year Awards 2018 luncheon took place in Liss Ard Estate, Skibbereen, Cork, today (Wednesday, May 30, 2018).  The West Cork businesswomen, who received the awards and were recognised for their outstanding achievements, are: Caroline Murphy, Owner at West Cork Eggs in the Emerging New Business category. Gráinne…

IRISH MEP DRIVES ON “CAR CLOCKING” LEGISLATION ACROSS EU

Cork, 7 May 2018: In recent weeks, the European Parliament approved recommendations for tackling odometer fraud almost unanimously and urged the European Commission to act resolutely against mileage fraud across the EU.  Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune has been heavily involved in the move to stop ‘car clocking’ through her active role on the Transport &…