LITTLE ISLAND: Work continues on €200m data centre

LITTLE ISLAND: Work continues on €200m data centre

29 January 2018 By Mary Bermimghan mary@TheCork.ie Little Island will be the home of Cork’s next digital development. A €200m data centre campus will begin operations as soon as next year. The deal was secured between US firm T5 Data Centers and Cork-based JCD Group due to a reliable high-voltage power supply and a climate, […]

75,000 Cork homes & businesses suffering because of delays in rolling National Broadband Plan – McGrath

75,000 Cork homes & businesses suffering because of delays in rolling National Broadband Plan – McGrath

27 January 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork South Central Fianna Fáil TD Michael McGrath has said the government needs to press ahead with the National Broadband Plan following confirmation that 75,000 homes and businesses in Cork are without high speed broadband – and in many cases any broadband at all – because of the […]

IRISH RAIL: Cork-Dublin Passenger Journeys Highest on record in 2017

IRISH RAIL: Cork-Dublin Passenger Journeys Highest on record in 2017

26 January 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Strong Growth also recorded on Cork/Cobh & Cork/Midleton Commuter Services A total of 3.15million passenger journeys were recorded on the Dublin/Cork rail line in 2017, the highest figures ever figures recorded on the route. This represents a 6.5% increase on 2016. Strong growth was also recorded on the […]

TECH NEWS: Irish Internet of Things (IoT) technology company ‘Over-C’ opens Cork office

TECH NEWS: Irish Internet of Things (IoT) technology company ‘Over-C’ opens Cork office

26 January 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Over-C, the Irish Internet of Things (IoT) technology company, today opened their new headquarters in Cork City, Ireland, and announced two new significant partnerships in Europe worth an estimated €20 million over three years. The new partnerships are with KPN, the largest Dutch telecoms company, and Facilicom Group, […]

CORK LAW: Holohan Law wins Mediation Award

CORK LAW: Holohan Law wins Mediation Award

22 January 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Holohan Law Solicitors, Cork & Dublin, has received the Award for Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year – Ireland, by Lawyers Worldwide Awards, Super Lawyers 2018. Bill Holohan, the Senior Partner and founder of the Firm, who is an Accredited Mediator accredited by the Centre for […]

Did you know there are 18 Consulates in Cork?

Did you know there are 18 Consulates in Cork?

21 January 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie A capital city such as Dublin has many foreign Embassies. A secondary city such as Cork has many Consulates. A Consulate can be headed by: a Career Consul (A civil servant from the sending country) an Honorary Consul (A resident of the receiving country, who is usually involved […]