ICG Cuts First Steel For New €144 Million Irish Ferries Cruise Ferry

Eamonn Rothwell, Chief Executive of Irish Continental Group plc accompanied by Andrew Sheen, Managing Director of Irish Ferries today (Friday, April 7th 2017) visited the shipyard of Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesselschaft & Co.KG in Flensburg, Germany to oversee the cutting of the first steel plate for use in the construction of their new €144million cruise ferry, which […]

Tipperary Says ‘Guten Tag’ In Germany

Twenty-nine  Irish tourism companies, including the Great National Abbey Court Hotel in Nenagh,travelled to Offenbach, near Frankfurt – to take part in a B2B workshop and networking event with leading German tour operators. The event was organised by Tourism Ireland, in a bid to grow visitor numbers from Germany, our third-largest tourism market, in 2017 […]

Abbey Court Hotel targets German tourists for Ireland at B2B workshop in Offenbach

Irish tourism companies travelled to Offenbach, near Frankfurt, this week – to take part in a B2B workshop and networking event with leading German tour operators. The event was organised by Tourism Ireland, in a bid to grow visitor numbers from Germany, our third-largest tourism market, in 2015 and beyond.   The Irish delegation – which […]

Win a Trip to Germany with the Volkswagen Think Blue World Championships 2013

Think Blue is a global initiative by Volkswagen to create environmentally friendly products and solutions, encourage more eco-conscious behaviour and contribute to a sustainable future. It’s about being more responsible on the road and more environmentally conscious – not just in our cars, but everywhere, every day. Whoever builds vehicles carries responsibility – for our […]

Corona Extra and MTV launch a new Facebook Contest at European level

The Winner will be given the opportunity to make a dream come true. An “extraordinary experience” will become reality, and that experience will be recorded and broadcasted on MTV. The countries involved in the contest are Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, Denmark and Austria. Citizens of these five nations can participate in the contest through an application […]

Jedward Restore Eurovision Pride for Ireland

The hyper twins didn’t bring the Eurovision title back home to Ireland this year unfortunately, but their future seems assured.  The energetic duo came in at 8th place with their catchy tune Lipstick in this year’s Eurovision, with the winning title going to Azerbaijan. There are now rumours that Jedward’s manager Louis Walsh could be […]