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Friday, February 23, 2018
Mr. John Mullins Re-Appointed as Chairman of Port of Cork Company   The Port of Cork Company have welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Mr. Shane Ross TD on the re-appointment of Mr. John Mullins as Chairman of the Port of Cork.   Mr. John Mullins said: ‘I am grateful of the trust placed in me by Minister Shane Ross on my reappointment as Chairman of the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, February 23, 2018
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) held its 2018 Presidential Address on Thursday 22nd  February at the National Maritime College of Ireland in Ringaskiddy, Cork. The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) held its 2018 Presidential Address on Thursday 22nd  February at the National Maritime College of Ireland in Ringaskiddy, Cork. CILT Ireland welcomed ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Thursday, February 22, 2018
CUBS Conference to explore the changing ‘Workforce of the Future’Thursday, March 8th Cork Opera House   Following the success of the inaugural Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference in 2017, CUBS is pleased to announce details of its 2018 conference, titled ‘Workforce of the Future’. Taking place on Thursday, March 8th in Cork Opera House, Ireland’s largest student led conference will ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Member News
Monday, February 19, 2018
 Chambers Ireland welcomes the publication of the National Planning Framework Ireland 2040 and the National Development Plan Chambers Ireland today (16 February 2018) welcomed the publication of the National Planning Framework Ireland 2040 and the National Development Plan.    Responding to the publication, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot commented,   “Project Ireland 2040 has ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 19, 2018
JCI focuses on helping Cork Communities Junior Chamber International Cork is seeking young people and community activists from a range of backgrounds to come join them at this next event “JCI: Bringing Community Home”. It will take place in the Workbench, Bank of Ireland, Patrick Street, Cork on Thursday 22 February 2018 at 6.15 PM. This event will focus on providing the requisite skills to those ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, February 16, 2018
“Ground Breaking For Cork”: Chamber Reaction to Project Ireland 2040  - Ireland’s second city to grow by 50% - M20 Cork-Limerick Motorway, Public Transport Commitments, Cork Events Centre, Docklands development & Northern Ring Road key wins in investment plan  Government’s new Project Ireland 2040 Strategy and €116bn National Development Plan was today greeted by Cork Chamber as ground breaking ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Press Release
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Maldron Hotel South Mall The Fantastic New Maldron Hotel South Mall Cork City is due to open its doors in December 2018. at the moment, building works are underway to renovate this beautiful property to a 163 bedroom hotel in the heart of the city. for more information and the full press release please follow the link ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Huun-Huur-Tu, Throat Singing group from Tuva perform Triskel Thursday and Friday of Patrick's Weekend Huun-Huur-Tu make a highly anticipated return to Cork to perform Triskel Christchurch on Thursday 15th as well as initial concert date Friday 16th March which is nearly sold out. Huun-Huur-Tu’s style could be best described as profoundly mysterious - a consequence of their traditional, ritual ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Thursday, February 15, 2018
TRISKEL BEGINS CELEBRATION OF 40TH YEAR WITH SPECIAL CONCERT OF FREE TO THE PUBLIC  2018 is a big year at Triskel Arts Centre as they celebrate 40 years as well as the 300th Anniversary of Christchurch. All this coincides with 2018 being the European Year of Cultural Heritage. Triskel will roll out a landmark programme of events to celebrate Triskel 40, the first live music event is an incredibly ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Hollywood LED Letters features on The Late Late Show Valentine's Day special  Philip O'Neill's company, Hollywood LED Letters - a member of Cork Chamber since 2017 - was received with critical acclaim on national television last Friday night – for RTE One’s The Late Late Show Valentine’s Day special.  The unique 150cm high giant LOVE letters took centre-stage as ‘Love is in the Air’ was sung by ...read more
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Wednesday, February 14, 2018
REELING IN THE BEST OF FRENCH CINEMA AT THE CORK FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL Cork French Film Festival 2018 widens appeal to bring French film to all ages Cork’s annual love affair with French film is set to blossom this March! An exciting and diverse line up of award-winning French films has been selected for this year’s Alliance Française Cork French Film Festival. Running from 2 to 7 March, this ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
PRESS RELEASE13 February 2018The need for skilled Construction Workers is on the rise  The final Cork Chamber Economic Trends Survey of 2017 reflects the business experiences of Cork Chamber members over the course of October, November and December. The survey gathered information on the financial performance and business experiences of Cork Chamber member organisations, recruitment experiences, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The well-being revolution: Arup's Cork office achieved WELL Certification Arup announced today that it is the first project in Ireland to be awarded WELL Certification for its Cork office. It is one of only two Arup offices to receive this certification so far, alongside its Boston office who became WELL Certified in 2017. The WELL Building Standard™ (WELL™), delivered by the International WELL ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 08, 2018
The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds investment in Pilot Photonics    Kernel Capital through The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds has invested in Dublin City University (DCU) spin-out Pilot Photonics, a developer of comb source laser technology. The investment is of almost €1M by The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Funds in syndication with Dublin BIC. The company has recently been ...read more
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Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Insurance and Aviation Disputes team joins Ronan Daly Jermyn in Dublin Ronan Daly Jermyn is pleased to announce that leading litigation practitioner, Peter Lennon has joined as partner in the firm’s Dublin office. Peter will lead the Insurance and Aviation Disputes team at Ronan Daly Jermyn supported by solicitors Áine Kelly and Siobhan O'Meara. Recognised as a leading lawyer in the field of ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Lee Travel experience success in Paris for France V Ireland Six Nations. Lee Travel, a Cork travel agent with over 42 years’ experience brings clients to Paris for a thrilling France V Ireland Six Nations match. On the 2nd of February 2018 Lee Travel chartered out a flight from Cork Airport direct to Charles De Galle Airport in Paris full of Irish Rugby supporters. Guests were then privately ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
‘Wonder Woman’ Runs for her life!   Run the Cork City Marathon to support the work of ICU at Cork University Hospital   CUH Charity want you on their team! Run, walk or jog The Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon to raise much needed funds for the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Cork University Hospital. On Sunday 3rd June, runners from all over the world will take to the streets of Cork to run the ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Semi-Annual SolarWinds Partner Summit event in Cork  SolarWinds Partner Summit EMEA is taking place February 5-9 in Cork at the River Lee Hotel. It provides an opportunity for sales and technical personnel to network and learn from our SolarWinds experts.    
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Irish Business Can Boost their Bottom Line by Tapping into Emotional ResourceNew Service Launched to Help Organisations Develop Empathy & Improve Employee Performance   Transilient Coaching, a Cork based executive coaching company, today launched a new emotional intelligence training system and service called EQ.ie. Emotional intelligence is the untapped resource that Irish businesses need to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News, General News Article
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Chambers Ireland welcomes establishment of new Working Group to examine USC-PRSI merge    Chambers Ireland today (6 February 2018) welcomed the announcement by Minister Paschal Donohoe to establish a cross – departmental Working Group to examine and report on options for the amalgamation of USC and PRSI. Speaking this afternoon, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot said, "We welcome ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
CUH Charity invites you to walk the Camino de Santiago for CUMH this June to help raise vital funds for the Neonatal Unit at CUMH.    Embark on this adventure of a lifetime and experience the final stretch of the world famous Camino de Santiago, on the French Route, the last 120 km from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela. Journey through the luscious green landscapes of rural Galicia, taking in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Monday, February 05, 2018
Do you own your own business or work in digital media? Are you overwhelmed with the rise and demand for video but not sure where to start? We have a super one-day workshop designed just for you! Our one-day workshop which teach you all you need to know to get more creative with video content for Facebook & Instagram, without the use of a third party or agency. Learn how to use free tools and apps ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Member News
Monday, February 05, 2018
Break up with your traditional Valentine's Day plans with The Imperial’s Anti-Valentine’s Day offering Friday 9th – Sunday 18th February   It's no secret that Valentine's Day isn't exactly for everyone, and if you’re not dating, engaged or married, (or even if you are!), Valentine’s Day can be a drag.    If you’re feeling “anti-Valentine’s” this February, The Imperial Hotel in Cork ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Monday, February 05, 2018
 Press ReleaseCork Chamber Welcomes Celtic Interconnector announcement for Cork5 February 2018  Cork Chamber today welcomed the announcement of the Celtic Interconnector project for Cork. This collaboration between Eirgrid and French counterpart Réseau de Transport d’Electricité involves the installation of a 600km cable between Ireland and France, which will connect to the grid at Knockraha ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Saturday, February 03, 2018
Another Stellar Year for Cork Company of the Year Awards 2018Recognising the Region’s Remarkable Business Success   Boston Scientific announced as Cork Company of the Year 2018Cork Emerging Company of the Year 2018 is EviViewCork SME Company of the Year 2018 is SpearlineCork Large Company of the Year 2018 Teamwork.comCork Corporate of the Year of the Year 2018 is Boston Scentific   Tonight ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Friday, February 02, 2018
Pieta House received a donation of €10,000 from leading Irish ICT & Managed Services company, PFH Technology Group to help promote its work. “Following a successful corporate partnership with PFH’s procurement brand, ITQuickQuotes.ie, which saw us contribute €5 to Pieta House for each quote requested, we have reached our goal of €10,000,” said Declan Van Esbeck, Chief Commercial Officer, PFH ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Friday, February 02, 2018
BioPharmaChem Ireland Addresses CIPD Cork Event on the STEM Talent Crisis The War for Talent 2.0, particularly in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) sectors, will be discussed at a CIPD Southern Region breakfast briefing sponsored by Fastnet – The Talent Group on 7 February 2018 at the Clayton Hotel Cork City. Director of BioPharmachem Ireland, Matt Moran, will lead the ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
New Pan-European Institute to elevate the Procurement Profession for Growth A Procurement Transformative Institute (PTI) was officially launched today at the National Procurement Summit in Dublin. Founded by iDDea and Arvo, two SMEs in the procurement training and consultancy sphere, the PTI will be Ireland’s nerve-centre and the go-to marketplace for procurement skills and capability ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Film In Cork announces details of 2018 Short Film Award   Film In Cork, through the support of the Arts Offices of Cork City and County Councils, and in association with the Tomar Trust, is delighted to announce the launch of the 2018 Short Film Award. This funding initiative aims to support creative and resourceful filmmaking in the Cork region.   Film In Cork is looking for original, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, January 26, 2018
Press ReleaseLittle Island Data Centre Proves Cork’s Digital Offer26th January 2018  Cork Chamber is excited to welcome the announcement of a joint venture between JCD Group and US firm T5 Data Centers. It will progress the development of a 323,000sq ft, three-building, 32 MW data centre at a 32.5-acre former site in Little Island. Developing an unrivalled level of international data connectivity ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, January 25, 2018
The Imperial Hotel raises €10,300 for the Children’s Leukaemia Association  The Imperial Hotel has raised €10,300 in aid of its charity partner, the Children’s Leukaemia Association (CLA), through their 2nd annual Black Tie Gala Ball, which was held in October 2017; as well as donations made over the Christmas period by visitors to the iconic hotel’s Imperial Express model train set.  2017 was ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
CORK AIRPORT TAKES OFF IN 2018 BY WELCOMING NEW AIRLINE One of the biggest airlines in the world, Air France is to begin services out of Cork Airport from May, with a new Cork to Paris-Charles de Gaulle route.   The daily flight during this year’s summer season will not only link Cork to France, but also connect passengers from the south of Ireland to Air France’s extensive network of over 180 ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, January 09, 2018
Free Consultancy Support for Eco-innovatorsDo you have an idea to develop a new product from fishing nets, ropes or component materials (FNRCs)? Are you a start-up or established company that would like advice on how to take your innovation to the next level? Circular Ocean may be able to guide you on the next steps! Cork County Council Initiative “Macroom E” and Irish partners on the award ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Nano Nagle Place officially opened by the Lord Mayor of Cork and Mary McAleese   Nano Nagle Place was officially opened on Monday, December 18th by the former President of Ireland, Mary McAleese in the presence of the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Tony Fitzgerald.    Following a €10.5 million redevelopment of the former site of the South Presentation Convent and School, Nano Nagle Place is now an ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Experience the buzz of Newcastle, fly direct from Cork AirportIf 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 also ...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 travelling for ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, General News Article
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 ...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 Opera ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Friday, May 13, 2016
Cork Airport Destination Guide - Focus On MenorcaThe 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 ...read more
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