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Monday, August 21, 2017
Realising Potential and Strengthening a Growing Southern Region Conor Healy, Cork Chamber CEO, discusses the case for redeveloping the M28 Cork to Ringaskiddy and the importance of this vital link in growing, developing and strengthening the versatility of the region into the future. There is no doubt that as a region, we need competitive enabling infrastructure to ensure our relevance in the ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber
Monday, August 21, 2017
Confidence abounds amongst Cork Business Community Cork Chamber’s second quarterly economic trends survey of 2017 is published at a time of unprecedented opportunity for the region and for Ireland. In reviewing activity over the closing months of April, May and June, the trends survey highlights the steadfast confidence present amongst the Cork business community. Cork Chamber CEO, Mr. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Friday, August 18, 2017
Significant compromises will have to be reached to find a workable future arrangement Chambers Ireland notes the publication today (16 August 2017) of the UK Government’s policy paper on Northern Ireland and the border issues following the UK’s exit from the EU. While sensitively drafted and with an understanding of the complex issues at stake, Chambers Ireland believes that joined up ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Release
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Join #TeamMercy and the race against cancer for the Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday, September 24 th With just a few weeks until the Cork Women’s Mini Marathon it’s time to get into gear and what better way to get motivated than by joining one of Cork’s biggest teams? Last year over 100 dedicated ladies and a few brave men in skirts joined #TeamMercy for the 4-mile ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Cork University Hospital Charity Gala Fundraising Ball to raise vital funds for patient care Cork University Hospital (CUH) Charity is delighted to announce that its annual Gala Fundraising Ball, sponsored by BAM Ireland, will take place on Friday October 6th, at Fota Island Resort. All funds raised at the Ball will go towards initiatives such as the refurbishment of the family room in the ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Congratulations to Leaving Certificate Students Chambers Ireland congratulates the 58, 000 students who are receiving Leaving Certificate results today. Speaking this morning, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive of Chambers Ireland said, “We wish all students the best of luck as they begin on the pathway towards their future career. Leaving Certificate results day is important for many young people ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Paper Highlights Urgent Need for Commencement of Substantive Negotiations Chambers Ireland today noted the UK government’s published policy paper on customs, indicating a desire for a future customs arrangement with the EU and proposals for a temporary transitional period that would allow the UK to retain its current customs arrangement with the EU. Speaking following the publication of the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Political, Economic
Friday, August 11, 2017
Support The Mercy Annual Raffle and help patients with dementia at The Mercy Over the coming weeks, staff at the Mercy Hospital Foundation will contact hundreds of households across Cork City and County asking them to support the charity’s Annual Raffle, which this year will raise funds to upgrade the Mercy University Hospital to make it more dementia-friendly. People with dementia do not ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Brian Friel’s masterpiece Dancing at Lughnasa is NOW ON at The Everyman Brian Friel’s masterpiece, Dancing at Lughnasa has opened to critical acclaim at Cork’s Everyman Theatre. Director, Julie Kelleher, working with a superb cast, and extremely talented production team, brings a deft touch to this staging of Friel’s best-known play. Drawing the audience in from the very ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Cork Local Authorities shortlisted in Excellence in Local Government Awards 2017 9th August 2017 Cork Chamber is delighted to see the successful shortlisting of Cork City and County Council’s across a range of categories in advance of the Excellence in Local Government Awards 2017 due to be held this coming November. The shortlist announced by Chambers Ireland sees a total of twenty three ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Film In Cork and LEO South Cork six week ‘Start Your Own Business Programme’ starts this September Film In Cork has joined forces the with Local Enterprise Office (LEO) South Cork to offer a six week, Start Your Own Business Programme, specially designed for those working in film, television and animation. The extremely practical course, running one Monday evening per week from ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Investment is Needed to Address Competitiveness and Cost of Living Chambers Ireland today called for Budget 2018 to invest in social and economic infrastructure projects that will help address the cost of doing business and the cost of living in Ireland. Outlining the key measures from the Chambers Ireland Pre-Budget Submission, Chief Executive, Ian Talbot, said, “Budget 2018 is an ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, August 08, 2017
DiscoverHybrid time for Cork Captain with the Toyota C-HR Cork hurling captain Stephen McDonnell recently collected his Toyota C-HR Hybrid from Cogans Toyota Carrigaline. Stephen has been a Cogans brand ambassador since 2014.
Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Member News
Friday, August 04, 2017
Holy Smoke BBQ Restaurant Brings in the Second Taste of Cork to Satisfy Overwhelming Demand ***Recommended by Taste Cork, Failte Ireland, and Ireland’s Ancient East*** To follow the success of its first event, Holy Smoke BBQ restaurant is proud to announce the second edition of the Taste of Cork, unique food and craft beer tasting experience, that is scheduled for August, 29. During the ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Thursday, August 03, 2017
Over 40 buildings ready to be explored for Cork Heritage Open Day The stories behind the built heritage of Cork city are to be celebrated on Saturday, August 19th with more than 40 buildings throwing open their doors free-of-charge for the 13th annual Cork Heritage Open Day. Critically acclaimed novelist, playwright and documentary maker Cónal Creedon is the ambassador for this ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 03, 2017
JCI Cork is looking for Cork's Friendliest Business of 2017 Following the tremendous success of last year's JCI Friendly Business Awards(FBA), which saw Dennehy's Health & Fitness qualify for the national awards in the category of Digital Experience, JCI Cork are on the hunt for another city centre business to receive a deserved accolade with an award in any of our six categories. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
ACET’S BESPOKE ACTIVITY MAKES THE PAPERS In early 2014 ACET, Cork's first and leading English language school, created a challenge for their international clients. This challenge aimed at immersing their students in the local culture in true ‘Cork Style’. Over four years on and with many students having completed the task, a band of honorary Corkonians have flown back to ...read more
Categories: Education, Member News
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
HEINEKEN Ireland announces urban greening community initiative: Community initiative to create urban growing spaces through – “Growing with Our Communities” HEINEKEN Ireland has announced an initiative to bring communities together to create urban growing spaces that have a positive impact – socially, environmentally and economically. Entitled “Growing with Our ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Winner of the Marymount Draw for a new Toyota Auris Cogans Toyota are pleased to continue their support of the Friends of Marymount car draw. The draw is an important part of the Marymount fundraising programme. Congratulations to Stephen Calnan from Leap who was the lucky winner of a new Toyota Auris and thank you to all who bought tickets for draw.
Categories: Member News, General News Article
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Affordable Childcare is Good for Families and Good for Business Commenting on the launch of the Government’s ‘It Starts Now’ campaign, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive of Chambers Ireland said, “The implementation in coming weeks of the childcare provision announced by Government in Budget 2017 will be welcomed by families across Ireland. The cost of childcare is a significant ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Political
Friday, July 28, 2017
TG4 Tourism Series looking to showcase the best of what Ireland has to offer its tourists. This exciting new TG4 Television series wants to showcase Ireland’s next newest and undiscovered Irish tourist attractions. This unique tourist trail around Ireland will be led by two experts in the field. They will be setting out on this fantastic journey to find Ireland’s newest tourist ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, July 27, 2017
BioMarin Expands with 45 New Jobs at Ringaskiddy Manufacturing Plant Cork Chamber congratulates BioMarin on its latest expansion at Shanbally where its new facility to manufacture medicine for rare genetic diseases opened this afternoon. Already, Ireland is home to the top 10 pharma companies globally, the pharmaceutical industry contributes over €78billion in total exports, while also ...read more
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Appointment of New Consultant Plastic Surgeon - Bon Secours Hospital Cork The Bon Secours Hospital, Cork are delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Ann McKenna as a full time Consultant Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgeon. Ms McKenna's special interests include: - Benign and Malignant Skin Lesions - Hand Surgery (elective and post traumatic) - Paediatric Plastic Surgery - Post ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Minister Moran Visits Cork Businesses to Assess Importance of Flood Defences Cork Chamber, Cork Business Association and the Irish National Flood Forum were pleased to welcome Minister of State for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief, Kevin Boxer Moran T.D., to Cork yesterday to discuss the economic and social importance of the proposed Lower Lee Flood Relief Scheme for the city. Minister ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
The Victorian Quarter traders have come together to headline Feel Good Friday – July with Sample Our Street Traders in the Victorian Quarter of Cork City will step outside their premises from 5pm - 7pm this Feel Good Friday to give you a taste of what the street has to offer. So whether you’re dashing through on the way home from work or have a few hours to spend in the Quarter ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
BELFAST-BASED HEARTBEAT AUTHENTICATION BUSINESS B-SECUR RAISES £3.5M Kernel Capital are please to confirm that B-Secur Ltd, a Belfast-based ECG biometric authentication company has raised £3.5m. The investment comprises of £1.5m from Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV), £750k from The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI) , with the remainder provided by Private ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, July 17, 2017
Global Future of Work Survey Reveals Skills Most in Demand and Roles at Risk Executives from Ireland, Europe, North America and Australia Identify Most Significant People Challenges Facing Organisations in Changing Work Landscape Harmonics, the Irish partner of OI Global Partners (the world’s largest career consulting partnership), has released the results of a proprietary survey of HR ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Thursday, July 13, 2017
LW Management announces €1.6 million investment to upgrade LeisreWorld Bishopstown LW Management, the management agency responsible for LeisureWorld Bishopstown, has announced details of a €1.6 million self-financed investment to modernise the Bishopstown facility over the coming months. Opened in 1997 LeisureWorld Bishopstown has grown and evolved over the past 20 years to be one of ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Public events announced for Summer Space Studies Program The most prestigious space event in the world is coming to Cork this summer. The International Space University (ISU) is hosting its 30 th Space Studies Program (SSP17) at Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) from 26 th June to 25 th August. The intense 9 week programme will attract 320 international space professionals from 26 countries, ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Create a new type of “family time” with LeisureWorld’s ‘Kids Go Free’ initiative When families today think of "family time," it often involves going to see a movie or staying in to watch TV together, but now they have the opportunity to make a positive change and get fit as a family. It has never been easier to get the whole family active thanks to a new ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Friday, April 21, 2017
Monex Scholarship Program launched at UCC Monex Financial Services has announced details of a new scholarship program created to support Killarney Leaving Cert students accepted to third level studies at Cork University Business School (CUBS) at University College Cork (UCC). The scholarship will offer financial assistance to facilitate progression through third level studies, and students from ...read more
Categories: Education, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, February 03, 2017
Applauding Business Excellence Cork Chamber’s Company of the Year Awards 2017 Dairygold wins Cork Company of the Year Award 2017 Cork Emerging Company of the Year 2017 is OrthoXel Cork SME Company of the Year 2017 is Irish International Trading Corporation (IITC) Cork Non-Profit of the Year 2017 is Enable Ireland The winners of the Cork Company of the Year Awards 2017 were revealed at ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Member News
Monday, September 19, 2016
Cork Airport to Gran Canaria, on the cards year-round Looking for your next family getaway? Gran Canaria, is a destination that is guaranteed to keep everyone happy. If a beach or poolside holiday isn’t your thing, not to fear; Gran Canaria has much to offer the intrepid traveller. The island's landscape ranges from the green and verdant north of the island through a mountainous ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, September 12, 2016
Seeking sunshine all year-round? Fly to Lanzarote from Cork Airport Lanzarote is one of the most popular sunshine destinations for Irish travellers and rightly so with year-round good weather. Situated in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote has more to offer than its warm climate. Home to Timanfaya National Park where you can trek and explore the outdoors, if art and culture is more your thing the ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Malaga on the menu for both summer and winter from Cork Airport Cork Airport has just announced its winter schedule and Malaga is proving as popular as ever with new flights taking off to the sunshine destination year-round. Malaga, the birthplace of Picasso and a hive of creativity, is a delightfully compact city that is easy to get around on foot. The main shopping street is the marble-paved ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Travel to Scotland’s cultural heartland Glasgow, direct from Cork Airport Known as Scotland’s modern cultural capital, Glasgow is a city brimming with character and endless possibilities. Glasgow has a well-earned reputation as one of the world’s friendliest cities. You are guaranteed a very warm and friendly welcome once you arrive. With this, you can add world-class ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Experience the buzz of Newcastle, fly direct from Cork Airport If you’re looking for a short hop flight for a destination guaranteed to provide a good time, Newcastle is the place to be. Situated on the River Tyne, this industrial city is renowned throughout the world for its legendary nightlife, bolstered by a youthful and energetic student population. The friendly and fun loving city has ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Jetting Off From Cork Airport Has Never Been Easier With New Parking Options Cork Airport has recently upgraded its cark parking system to make the customer experience even more smooth and secure. Options for car parking at the airport are extensive with a pricing structure to suit all pockets. Getting to the airport quickly and conveniently is now easier than ever. Whether you’re ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Southampton calling! Did you know you can now fly direct to Southampton from Cork Airport with Aer Lingus? The Airport is building on its well-established routes into the UK and Southampton is one of the most recent additions. An attractive port city, it is also the ideal gateway to discovering the unique charms of the English countryside and the truly gorgeous towns and villages of Hampshire. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, June 03, 2016
Cork Airport Destination Guide - Focus On Leeds Leeds is Britain’s fourth largest city and a vibrant university town to boot, known to many for its famous football tea. If you’re looking for a quick hop weekend away, Leeds has much to offer. Its impressive Victorian architecture is largely intact and easily explored on foot. The city boasts a vibrant cultural scene and is home to both ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, May 13, 2016
Cork Airport Destination Guide - Focus On Menorca The sun-soaked Island paradise of Menorca is now on the list of fantastic summer destinations from Cork Airport. From summer 2016 you can fly with CityJet and be at your well-deserved holiday destination in just under 2 and half hours. The island is an unspoilt, idyllic haven in the Mediterranean, perfect for a stress free holiday with family and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News


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