Ifac advises employers to keep their records in order and to budget for new statutory sick pay

This January, Ifac, Ireland’s farming, food and agribusiness specialist professional services firm, is advising employers to make sure their records are kept in order when it comes to employee sick leave and to budget for the additional payroll costs for the new statutory sick pay.   New legislation comes into effect this month which aims to […]

Have you recently returned to Co. Tipperary to start a business? Or are you thinking of coming home? ‘Back for Business’ could be the programme for you!

Government-backed programme aimed at returned emigrants and those returning to Ireland in the near future Former Tipperary participant Dr David Cosgrave encourages others to apply    If you have recently returned to Co. Tipperary and are setting up a new business or are living abroad and are thinking of returning home with an idea you […]

Ministers confirm a further €18 million support scheme will be delivered to support hauliers through energy crisis

Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan TD and Minister of State with special responsibility for road transport and logistics, Hildegarde Naughton T.D., have today confirmed the rolling out a support scheme in early 2023 to the value of €18 million to support licensed hauliers as they grapple with the cost of living crisis.  The full details […]

Labour shortages are continuing to impact the agri-food sector, says ifac

Ifac, Ireland’s farming, food and agribusiness specialist professional services firm, is reminding Tipperary employers of the criteria for employment permits.   As many as two in every three business owners in the agri-food sector find it difficult to hire employees according to ifac’s 2022 Food & Agribusiness Report. Lack of available skills, low interest in roles, high salary […]

Ambitious female entrepreneurs from Tipperary sought for 15th cycle of award-winning Going for Growth programme

·      88% of female entrepreneurs on development programme said it brought about practical change in their business ·      Former participants encourage others to apply   The call is now open for ambitious female entrepreneurs from Tipperary, who are looking to take their business to the next level, to apply for the latest cycle […]

Ifac reminds employers about incentives for electric vehicles

With the Government’s ambitious target to have almost a million electric vehicles on the road by 2030, Ifac, Ireland’s farming, food and agribusiness specialist professional services firm, is reminding farmers and other business owners that generous grants and incentives are available for employers who provide their employees with electric vehicles. The advantages of electric vehicles include […]

Irish Companies Embrace Transformative Impact of Cloud and Data Technologies

Irish organisations believe data and analytics and cloud technologies will deliver most value over the next two years Emerging technologies including Internet of Things (IoT) and AI and Machine Learning are increasingly being viewed as the foundational technologies to unleash long term value for organisations   Data and analytics, together with further investments in the […]

2,500 pints of Guinness, 1,000 selfies, 400 hotel beds and more as Dublin Tech Summit takes over capital

The organisers of this year’s Dublin Tech Summit (DTS) say they expect a surge in demand for pints of Guinness, an increase in the number of selfies and a spike in hotel accommodation ahead of next week’s leading technology conference. Taking place at the RDS in Dublin on the 15th and 16th of June, it […]

Innovative policies can further catalyse recovery of Experience Economy – Ibec

The Experience Economy is the linchpin of the domestic business model, spending millions in wages, salaries and employment taxes In 2019, the St Patrick’s Festival was worth €73 million to the Irish economy Industry warns that legacy effects of Covid still being felt despite easing of restrictions   As communities across the country get ready […]

Premier Fire Products T/a Waxies wins the 2022 County Enterprise Awards promoted by Local Enterprise Office Tipperary

In Civic Offices Nenagh on Monday 7th March, Joe MacGrath Chief Executive, Tipperary County Council presented a prize fund of €5,000 to the Owners of “Waxies” who commenced trading in 2014 and now employs 4 people in Tipperary. The Company will now advance to represent Tipperary at this year’s National Enterprise Awards and hope to […]

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