Dunnes Stores Bishopstown Court continues on path to become a ‘destination’ #MoveUpmarket

Dunnes Stores Bishopstown Court continues on path to become a ‘destination’ #MoveUpmarket

15 November 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Dunnes Stores Bishopstown Court has a lot to celebrate. Just one year on from the successful unveiling of the new state-of-the-art store, the store has rightfully become a major destination shopping experience in the South West of Ireland. To celebrate this successful milestone, and especially timed as a […]

How to clean a graveyard? Cork County Council running workshops for voluntary groups #Heritage #BestPractice

How to clean a graveyard? Cork County Council running workshops for voluntary groups #Heritage #BestPractice

21 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork County Council is hosting a series of free one day workshops, in locations across the County this December, on best practice on the cleaning of monuments. The one day workshops will be of interest to Heritage, Community, Commemorative, and Tidy Town groups throughout County Cork. The days […]

Latest EPA report underscores need for investment in water infrastructure – O’Connor

Latest EPA report underscores need for investment in water infrastructure – O’Connor

14 November 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil General Election candidate for Cork East Cllr. James O’Connor says Irish Water must urgently ramp up the roll out of infrastructure projects to ensure that we have a safe, secure water supply. He made the call following the publication of the latest EPA waste water treatment […]

O’Shea Welcomes Plans for Crack Down on Plastics, Single Use Cups, Landfill and Takeaway Waste

O’Shea Welcomes Plans for Crack Down on Plastics, Single Use Cups, Landfill and Takeaway Waste

14 November 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork North West Fine Gael General Election candidate Councillor John Paul O’Shea has welcomed plans to put proposed environmental levies, designed to encourage more sustainable behaviour, to public consultation. The proposed levies were announced by the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton TD, on Wednesday, […]

What are Digital Badges or Micro Credentials? @SkillnetIreland is hosting #BadgeOfSuccess in UCC this week

What are Digital Badges or Micro Credentials? @SkillnetIreland is hosting #BadgeOfSuccess in UCC this week

13 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie As the world of work is changing, the way in which skills, expertise and achievements are being recognised and rewarded is evolving. Ireland’s first ever Digital Badge Symposium takes place in Cork this Thursday Leading businesses such as LinkedIn, Musgrave Retail Group and Velo Coffee will share their views on […]

Cork tech company ‘Workvivo’ secures investment from USA billionaire Eric S. Yuan

Cork tech company ‘Workvivo’ secures investment from USA billionaire Eric S. Yuan

13 November 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Irish internal communication software platform boosted by backing of Zoom founder Eric S. Yuan Internal communication software company Workvivo has secured significant investment from one of the world’s leading tech entrepreneurs, Eric S. Yuan. The founder and chief executive of video-first unified communications company Zoom Video Communications, Inc. […]