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CPA Ireland members discuss changing economic climate at special event sponsored by Bibby Financial Services Ireland

Speakers include Dr Aisling Conway Lenihan of Cork Institute of Technology and John Finn, Managing Director of Treasury Solutions Ltd. The impact of currency fluctuation and foreign exchange (FX) on Munster businesses tops the agenda as members of CPA Ireland gather at the Imperial Hotel in Cork for a special event, sponsored by Bibby Financial […]

65% of people in Northern Ireland believe the economy will suffer as a result of Brexit according to new research from Core

58% of people in Northern Ireland are pessimistic about the economic situation for the year ahead Northern Irish consumers mainly concerned about their car costs and groceries Almost two thirds (65%) of people in Northern Ireland believe the economy will suffer as a result of Brexit according to new research from Core, Ireland’s largest marketing […]

Half of UK SMEs predict a recession, with significant knock-on effects for Irish firms says research from Bibby Financial Services

Brexit burden draining resources with 17% citing rising material costs as a significant burden Half of UK SMEs believe the country will fall into recession this year, while 44% are struggling with cashflow as they prepare for Brexit. This is according to the latest SME Confidence Tracker from Bibby Financial Services in the UK. As […]

Meet the Olympic rowing duo the O’Donovan Brothers at the FBD Insurance stand at the National Ploughing Championships 2019

Free tea and coffee, great competition prizes and a dedicated Kids Zone all available at the FBD Insurance Stand at Block 2, Row 17, Stand 381 Ever wanted to meet the Olympic silver medal rowing champions Paul and Gary O’Donovan? Well, thanks toFBD Insurance, Ireland’s only truly indigenous insurer, you can! The rowing athletes will […]

Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland releases latest Complaints Bulletin

25 advertisements found to be in breach of the ASAI Code on grounds relating to Misleading Advertising, Health & Beauty, Comparisons and Recognisability The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland’s (ASAI) independent Complaints Committee has released its latest Complaints Bulletin, which contains 25 case reports on complaints recently investigated by the organisation. 25 of the 27 […]

Three in four Irish people believe Brexit will result in the Irish economy suffering according to new research from Core

69% concerned over the disruption of travel plans and possible security checks on a border Flights, food and fuel top list of concerns for Irish people post-Brexit Despite Brexit uncertainty, 31% say affordable housing should be Ireland’s main priority Three in four (77%) Irish people believe Brexit will result in the Irish economy suffering, according […]

Christmas FM announces Barretstown as official charity partner for 2019

Christmas FM wants to “press play” on over 850 days of life changing programmes at Barretstown, rebuilding the lives of seriously ill children. Christmas FM is delighted to announce Barretstown, the organisation that serves children and families affected by serious illnesses, as the official charity partner for the Christmas radio station for 2019. The radio […]

The European heatwave was most important news story of July 2019 according to Core Cultural Index

Stories that generated greatest public awareness included RTE’s Hyde and Seek creche controversy The Women’s World Cup was of low importance to Irish people in July The European heatwave and Boris Johnson winning the race to become Conservative leader and Britain’s next Prime Minister were the most important news stories in Ireland in July 2019. […]

A Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin announced as recipient of The An Post International Recognition Award for 2019

George R.R. Martin, the world-renowned author and creative force behind A Game of Thrones,is to receive The An Post International Recognition Award as part of this year’s An Post Irish Book Awards. The celebrated writer will receive the accolade at a special event in the GPO, O’Connell Street, Dublin on 20th August, ahead of the […]

The Sunday Times hosts exclusive 2019 Rugby World Cup preview featuring former international Shane Horgan

Expert panel will offer predictions for each of the 20 qualified nations and Ireland’s chances of claiming the Webb Ellis Cup With anticipation building ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, The Sunday Times is hosting an exclusive preview event to provide in-depth analysis of the action and Ireland’s chances of glory. Attendees at the […]