Ibec publishes latest Local Economic Indicators report with interesting findings

Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, launched Local Economic Indicators 2018: Doing Business Locally. The annual report measures data from across eight regions and in all 31 local authorities. Local Economic Indicators 2018 is an evidenced-based report compiled from publicly available data. It provides insights for future policy planning in relation to eight categories: population,…

Tánaiste Simon Coveney delivered Ireland’s national statement at the 73rd UN General Assembly

The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney TD, delivered Ireland’s national statement to the UN General Assembly in New York on Friday September 28. The Tánaiste used his address to underline Ireland’s strong support for multilateralism as the best way to address global challenges, to highlight Ireland’s role in UN peacekeeping,…

Cork-based Corporate Travel Management partners with US company FROSCH to form FROSCH CTM

Deirdre Fitzgerald, Angela Walsh, Maria Murphy FROSCH CTM Corporate Travel Management (CTM), Ireland’s leading independent travel management company, has announced a partnership with US-based multinational travel management company, FROSCH, to establish FROSCH CTM, effective immediately. FROSCH has acquired a 50% equity interest in CTM, who are headquartered in Cork. Established in 2000, CTM has a workforce…

New Ambassadors present Credentials at Áras an Uachtaráin

Their Excellencies, the Ambassadors of Switzerland, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and the Republic of Tunisia presented their Letters of Credence to the President at Áras an Uachtaráin. H.E. Mr. Louis-José Touron, Ambassador of Switzerland was accompanied by his spouse, Mrs. Elisabeth Alcyone Touron and Colonel Martin Lerch, Defence Attaché. H.E. Mr. Choe Il, Ambassador of the…

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Simon Coveney T.D. and Minister for State of EU Affairs, Helen McEntee T.D., travel to Brussels for meetings with Michel Barnier and with the General Affairs Council

The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney T.D., and the Minister of State for European Affairs, Helen McEntee T.D., are in Brussels today for meetings with their counterparts on Brexit and the General Affairs Council. Ahead of the informal meeting of EU leaders in Salzburg on Thursday, the General Affairs Council…