Dell Jobs Boost Welcomed in Limerick

The creation of 150 new cloud computing jobs at Dell’s Irish operating bases in Limerick and Dublin over the next two years will serve as “a shot in the arm to the ICT industry in both regions”. That’s according to the Chairman of the Limerick County Council and Limerick County Development Board, Cllr. Richard Butler, […]

Top Officials from the European Commission visit Limerick to review the impact of funding from the European Globalisation Fund (EGF)

FÁS this week (Wednesday 21st July 2010) welcomed a visit to the EGF Co-ordination Office in Limerick by senior personnel from the Employment Commission. The purpose of the visit was to review progress made to date in the measures being funded to assist redundant workers who were formerly employed in the DELL computer manufacturing plant […]

Start Your Own Business with EGF Support

For those thinking about starting a business, but not sure about what is involved. TRAINING AIM: This programme will introduce participants to the steps involved in starting their own business. The course will provide an opportunity to investigate current and future options, along with the cost implications and grants and other supports available. TRAINING OBJECTIVES […]

EGF Information event for former DELL and ancillary workers

Today (11th February, 2010) sees the opening of an information event aimed at individuals who have been made redundant due to the DELL announcement (January 2009).  These individuals have been invited to explore their future options available under the EGF (European Globalisation Adjustment Fund) at this two-day event which takes place in the South Court […]