Graduation ceremony for 23 courses at Cork Training Centre

Graduation ceremony for 23 courses at Cork Training Centre

19 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Training Centre (CTC) recently presented more than 450 certificates to learners graduating from across 23 training courses including Life Sciences, Beauty Therapy, I.T. Maintenance, Warehouse Operations, Security and Computer Literacy. Approximately 5000 people train, retrain or upskill each year at the Cork Training Centre either in its […]

Cork based Tyndall Institute announce new capsule

Cork based Tyndall Institute announce new capsule

19 October 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie What is it? A sensor capsule developed in Ireland is set to radically improve the efficient production and quality of biopharmaceutical therapies, benefiting Ireland’s growing biopharmaceutical industry and breakthrough medicines of the future. Tell me more Tyndall National Institute, Cork, and the National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and […]

Cork needs consistent Tourism marketing brand

Cork needs consistent Tourism marketing brand

16 October 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fine Gael TD for Cork South Central, Jerry Buttimer, has said that a dedicated tourism brand needs to be developed to promote and sell Cork. Deputy Buttimer was commenting following the announcement of a similar initiative for Dublin. “I’m now asking the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, […]

UCC students will be safer thanks to on-campus Epipens

UCC students will be safer thanks to on-campus Epipens

15 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Fine Gael TD for Cork South Central, and Chairperson of the Oireachtas Committee on Health, Jerry Buttimer, has said that new regulations for certain prescription-only medicines will save lives. “I am delighted that these new regulations will give access to life saving medicine in emergency situations. For the […]

Cork country house raises funds with Halloween Business idea

15 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Halloween creatures, witches, vampires and talking pumpkins have taken over the private estate Cuskinny Court in Cobh, Co. Cork. The Halloween spell has transformed the Georgian Manor House into “Lord Ghoulsley’s Manor”, an interactive and immersive Halloween experience running from 23rd October until 1st November 2015 from 2pm […]

Cork Junior Minister Dara Murphy announces extra funding Data Protection Commissioner

Cork Junior Minister Dara Murphy announces extra funding Data Protection Commissioner

15 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Minister for European Affairs and Data Protection, Dara Murphy T.D., has announced a further budget increase of almost €1.2 million for the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner. The additional funds bring the Office’s total budget to over €4.7 million. This is up from its €1.89 million budget […]

Audi Cork hold open day

Audi Cork hold open day

14 October 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Audi Cork has held its Future Now 2016 sales event, where local advisors showed off the Audi collection to existing and prospective customers last weekend. It was hosted at the dealership on the Bandon Road Roundabout on Saturday, 10th and Sunday, 11th October, all day. It offered motorists […]