New ebusiness funding available for Cork Small/Micro Business

New ebusiness funding available for Cork Small/Micro Business

11 January 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Businesses in Cork have been urged to develop their online presence to grow and develop their business with new funding announced by the Government this week. Today, the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Richard Bruton T.D. and Minister of State for Natural Resources, Community Affairs […]

PREVIEW: Hula Hoops National Cup semi-finals take centre stage in Cork this weekend

PREVIEW: Hula Hoops National Cup semi-finals take centre stage in Cork this weekend

11 January 2019, Friday By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Hula Hoops National Cup semi-finals take centre stage in Cork this weekend The Hula Hoops National Cup semi finals will take centre stage in Cork this weekend with 20 thrilling clashes taking place across the three days at Neptune Stadium and the Mardyke Arena UCC. The women’s […]

SOCIAL PICS: Kearys BMW launches new 3 series in Style at Brown Thomas Cork

SOCIAL PICS: Kearys BMW launches new 3 series in Style at Brown Thomas Cork

10 January 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Kearys BMW were delighted to preview the all new BMW 3 series at a special event in Brown Thomas Cork with customers, friends and special guests Paolo Alves, Managing Director, BMW Ireland and brand Ambassadors Pippa O’Connor Ormond and Keith Barry. Speaking on behalf of Kearys BMW, Bill […]

Govt must activate all contingencies to protect businesses from hard Brexit – Kelleher

Govt must activate all contingencies to protect businesses from hard Brexit – Kelleher

10 January 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Business, Enterprise & Innovation Billy Kelleher says he is concerned that by the lack of urgency with which the government is activating contingency plans to protect exposed businesses from a hard Brexit. A series of Parliamentary Question replies reveal that the government has yet […]

AUDIO: Heating firm ‘Sea Box Group’ creates 20 jobs in Cork

AUDIO: Heating firm ‘Sea Box Group’ creates 20 jobs in Cork

9 January 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Sea Box Group, a leading modular and offsite heating solutions provider has launched two online ecommerce companies in Ireland. They will be based from Cork and will create 20 jobs over the coming years. These are the first websites of their kind to launch in Ireland. They […]

Social Innovation Fund Ireland call for Cork-based education projects to apply to the €450,000 Engage & Educate Fund

Social Innovation Fund Ireland call for Cork-based education projects to apply to the €450,000 Engage & Educate Fund

9 January 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Social Innovation Fund Ireland have put the call out for Cork-based education projects to apply to the €450,000 Engage & Educate Fund. The fund, which was set up by Social Innovation Fund Ireland and Mason Hayes and Curran, is supported by the Department of Rural and Community Development […]

Cork City Council takes over homeless persons unit from Department of Social Protection

Cork City Council takes over homeless persons unit from Department of Social Protection

9 January 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork City Council is set to take over the operations of the Homeless Persons Unit from the Department of Social Protection this month. Brian Geaney, Director of Services, Housing and Community has today confirmed that Cork City Council’s Housing Directorate is set to take over the operation of […]