ATM MACHINES CAN GET MALWARE: But Trend Micro has a solution for the banking sector

ATM MACHINES CAN GET MALWARE: But Trend Micro has a solution for the banking sector

27 September 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Trend Micro, with EMEA headquarters in Cork, and Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) have released a comprehensive report on the current state of ATM Malware. “Cashing in on ATM Malware” details both physical and network-based malware attacks on ATMs, as well as highlights where the malware is created. […]

ENGLISH MARKET: ‘Marvellous Meringue boutique’ opens stall

ENGLISH MARKET: ‘Marvellous Meringue boutique’ opens stall

26 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Willy Wonka of Meringues Stall’s has arrived at Cork’s English Market The Tipperary Kitchen’s Marvellous Meringue boutique has just opened in Cork’s English Market. This pop-up shop is the latest instalment to the English Markets start-up stall, situated just off the Grand Parade entrance and is Irelands first meringue […]

DONERAILE: Roche’s Londis store wins ‘Community Store of the Year’ title

DONERAILE: Roche’s Londis store wins ‘Community Store of the Year’ title

25 September 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Roche’s Londis Doneraile was recently awarded the Community Store of the Year at this year’s Ireland’s Forecourt & Convenience Retailer Awards. The event took place at the Clayton Hotel on Burlington Road, Dublin. Now in their 16th year Ireland’s Forecourt & Convenience Retailer Awards celebrated the finest retailers […]

LEGAL NEWS: BDM Boylan Solicitors marks recent growth with new appointment

25 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie BDM Boylan Solicitors have announced the appointment of Georgina O’Halloran as a Solicitor with the ‘litigation and employment team’. Georgina had already been with the firm for some time, but will now specialise. Georgina is a graduate of UCC and DIT. Prior to joining BDM Boylan Solicitors, she […]

FARMING: Mortgages, Business loans, Current Accounts and Overdrafts were top enquiries at banking stands during Ploughing Championship

FARMING: Mortgages, Business loans, Current Accounts and Overdrafts were top enquiries at banking stands during Ploughing Championship

22 September 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Mortgages, Business loans, Current Accounts and Overdrafts were the top enquiries received from the thousands of farmers and small business owners who visited banking stands at the three days of the National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co Offaly this week. Pictured below is Permanent TSB’s Region Business Development […]

PROMOTING CORK TOURISM ABROAD: Luxury and high-end Travel buyers visit Kinsale

PROMOTING CORK TOURISM ABROAD: Luxury and high-end Travel buyers visit Kinsale

22 September 2017, Friday By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie A group of Luxury & Incentive Buyers, representing the luxury market in America have visited Kinsale in Co Cork on a tailored visit designed to promote Ireland to high end travellers hosted by Crafted Ireland, one of Ireland’s leading destination management companies with support from Fáilte Ireland. […]

CORK BUSINESS: Irish Hospitality Institute (IHI) launches Munster Branch

CORK BUSINESS: Irish Hospitality Institute (IHI) launches Munster Branch

22 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Irish Hospitality Institute (IHI – not to be confused wit the Irish Hotels Federation – IHF) have launched a Munster Branch. The IHI is the professional body for Managers and aspiring within the Hospitality and Tourism Industry in Ireland. Well known business figure Kevin Cullinane, Head of […]

EAST CORK: Carrigtwohill Business Association thanks Cork County Council for helping promote business in area

EAST CORK: Carrigtwohill Business Association thanks Cork County Council for helping promote business in area

20 September 2017 By Bryan Smtyh bryan@TheCork.ie Random fact: Like many Irish places this area has two spellings: Carrigtwohill, or Carrigtoohill. Carrigtwohill Business Association has vowed to work with, and support, other voluntary organisations in their area. With this in mind, a financial contribution of €500 was recently presented to the Pride of Place Committee […]

CORK ABROAD: Cork Bartender takes part in Opihr Gin World Adventure Cocktail Final

CORK ABROAD: Cork Bartender takes part in Opihr Gin World Adventure Cocktail Final

19 September 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Brian McGrory, bartender at Cask in Cork (48 MacCurtain Street, did Ireland proud as he competed against some of the world’s best bartenders in the annual Opihr World Adventure Cocktail Competition Global Final in Marrakech, Morocco today. 23-year old McGrory – who was competing in his very first cocktail competition – and the […]

GIG ECONOMY: Deliveroo seeks Cork students as delivery cyclists as winter begins

GIG ECONOMY: Deliveroo seeks Cork students as delivery cyclists as winter begins

19 September 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie As thousands of students settle back into college life this week, Deliveroo have announced that on average, students in Cork make €10.12 per hour with their service. “The flexible work at competitive rates allows students to fit work around their hobbies and studies” said a company statement. “Students love […]