Ibec calls For A Long Term Planning And Investment Strategy For Ireland

Ibec- the group that represents Irish business – has called for an ambitious long-term planning and investment strategy for Ireland to redress the growing imbalance between the regions and the greater Dublin economy. In their submission to the public consultation on the National Planning Framework, Ibec said that in order for the 2040 plan to […]

YOUR BUSINESS LIVE Launches To Businesses In County Tipperary

A major new event for Ireland’s SME’s, YOUR BUSINESS LIVE, has launched. The national two-day SME event will gather together executives, decision-makers, entrepreneurs, owners and managers from around the country to network, learn and do business. Vodafone Ireland was also announced today as a title sponsor for the event. YOUR BUSINESS LIVE takes place on […]

Public Sector Pay Must Reflect Needs Of Wider Economy, Not Just Public Sector Workers

Ibec, the group that represents Irish business,  said it understood the move by government to bring forward the terms of the Lansdowne Road Agreement, in line with the better than expected economic performance and the importance of maintaining industrial peace and a collective approach to pay in the public service. However, the group cautioned that […]

Infrastructure investment key to unlocking potential of Mid-West and Kerry Region – Ibec

Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, met with Mid-West and Kerry TDs last week to discuss the impact of Brexit, key investment and planning priorities for the Mid-West and Kerry region along with measures needed in the budget to support business in the region. Ibec Mid-West and Kerry Regional Director Mairead Crosby said: “Meeting […]

All-island Transport Network Investment Must Remain A Priority – Ibec/CBI

Ibec and the CBI, the two major business groups in Northern Ireland and the Republic, has launched a major new report that sets out ambitious proposals to upgrade the all-island transport network. The groups said urgent investment is needed to support exports, job creation and business development, as the population of the island increases over […]

Ibec To Host Free Limerick Event To Showcase Innovation In The Mid-West Region

Ibec, in association with Electric Ireland, will host a free business seminar in Limerick on Wednesday 25 May to show how local companies have used state supports and worked with higher education institutions to grow their business through research, development and innovation. The event, entitled ‘The Innovation Imperative’ will take place in the Strand Hotel, […]

Free Seminar – Sustainable Business in a Changing World

A Sustainable Business Seminar is taking place in the Horse and Jockey Hotel on Thursday May 26th. The seminar, entitled ‘Sustainable Business in a Changing World’, will cover topics such as resource efficiency, energy efficient technologies and reducing your business carbon footprint. The seminar is organised by the Tipperary Green Business Network and the Green Business […]

Balanced Regional Development Key To Growth And Jobs

With the general election campaign underway, Ibec Mid West and Kerry, the group that represents business in the region, today called for the next government to demonstrate much more ambition for investment and specifically for investment in the regions. Balanced regional development must be a key priority to ensure job creation and future economic growth […]

Overhaul OfCcommercial Rates System WouldSupport Job Creation – Ibec Mid-West and Kerry

With the general election campaign underway, Ibec Mid-West and Kerry, the group that represents business in the region, called for an overhaul of Ireland’s commercial rates system. The next government must prioritise the reform of local authority funding because local authorities do not have the power to do so. Local business is the primary source […]

Next Government Must Deliver World Class Education System – Ibec Mid-West And Kerry

In advance of the upcoming general election, Ibec Mid-West and Kerry, the group that represents business in the region, called on the next government to ramp up investment in education to ensure students develop the necessary skills to thrive when they enter the workforce. A skilled and versatile talent pool will strengthen the region’s credentials […]

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