SPORT: Quish’s SuperValu Ballincollig sponsor Rowing Ireland’s ‘Irish Rowing Championship’

SPORT: Quish’s SuperValu Ballincollig sponsor Rowing Ireland’s ‘Irish Rowing Championship’

13 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Family run business takes the helm for Irish rowing sponsorship The triumphs of the Irish rowing team have rightfully received immense interest and excitement after the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Quish’s SuperValu has pledged to continue that growth in support, with a two-year sponsorship of Rowing Ireland’s Irish […]

GE Healthcare invests in – Ringaskiddy Cork based – Zenith Technologies ‘to deliver together next-generation of biopharma automation’

GE Healthcare invests in – Ringaskiddy Cork based – Zenith Technologies ‘to deliver together next-generation of biopharma automation’

11 April 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Zenith Technologies and GE Healthcare Life Sciences announce today that GE has completed a strategic minority investment in Irish-owned Zenith Technologies, a leading technology company delivering manufacturing software systems and solutions for the life sciences industry. This enhancement of the existing partnership brings Zenith’s automation expertise to GE […]

British Supermarket ‘Iceland’ to open 3 stores in Cork – at Douglas, Fermoy & Ballincollig

British Supermarket ‘Iceland’ to open 3 stores in Cork – at Douglas, Fermoy & Ballincollig

10 April 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Iceland announces €12 million investment in 9 new stores in Ireland – 3 of which will be in Cork   2017 is set to be the biggest year yet for Iceland Ireland, with nine stores announced for Tallaght, Galway, Cork (Douglas, Fermoy, Ballincollig), Letterkenny, Limerick, Shannon, and Gorey […]

Amount of raw sewerage flowing into Cork Harbour reduced by 50% thanks to Shanbally wastewater treatment plant

Amount of raw sewerage flowing into Cork Harbour reduced by 50% thanks to Shanbally wastewater treatment plant

10 April 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Minister Simon Coveney visits new wastewater treatment plant at Shanbally to mark commencement of operations and 50% reduction in raw sewage flowing into harbour Irish Water today marked a key milestone in the €117 million Cork Lower Harbour Main Drainage Project with the official announcement that the Shanbally […]

Sinn Fein TD officially opens constituency office in hometown of Housing Minister Simon Coveney – Carrigaline, Co Cork

Sinn Fein TD officially opens constituency office in hometown of Housing Minister Simon Coveney – Carrigaline, Co Cork

7 April 2017, 11.30am By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Sinn Féin TDs Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire and Louise O’Reilly were in attendance on Main Street, Carrigaline, Co Cork this morning to officially open Deputy Ó Laoghaire’s new constituency office. The office is located in a former Auctioneer’s premises which had been vacant since the recession. The office was […]

Enterprise Ireland client companies announce 60 jobs for Cork

Enterprise Ireland client companies announce 60 jobs for Cork

7 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Enterprise Ireland today announced the creation of 60 new jobs for the Cork region through six of its client companies – Aventamed based in the Rubicon Centre, Cork; Coolmore Foods based in Bandon; EviView based in South Mall, Cork; Intelligent Implants based in central Cork; Rinocloud based in […]

‘Sinn could deliver a better health system’ – According to party reps at Public Meeting in Douglas, Cork

‘Sinn could deliver a better health system’ – According to party reps at Public Meeting in Douglas, Cork

7 April 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie A universal Healthcare Service, free at the point of access, is possible, a Public Meeting organised by Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire TD heard. The meeting, which took place at Nemo Rangers last night (the 6th) heard from Sinn Féin spokesperson on Health, Louise O’Reilly TD about her Party’s Health […]

St. Luke’s Home Cork holds 5th Annual Conference

St. Luke’s Home Cork holds 5th Annual Conference

6 April 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Every year in Ireland thousands of older adults are admitted to residential care. Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork which has been involved in this type of care since 1872 hosted a conference today for healthcare professionals, particularly those involved in residential care. The conference was organised by the charity’s education and […]

Over 25,000 premises in Cork will have high speed broadband by 2018

Over 25,000 premises in Cork will have high speed broadband by 2018

5 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Fine Gael Senator for Cork and Government spokesperson in the Seanad on Communications, Tim Lombard, said over 25,000 premises in Cork will have high speed broadband by 2018. Senator Lombard said: “Some 25,373 premises in Cork will have high speed broadband by next year, and at 30 mbps […]

M&P O’Sullivan showcase local produce at inaugural Food and Retail Tradeshow

M&P O’Sullivan showcase local produce at inaugural Food and Retail Tradeshow

5 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Over 30 of Ireland’s leading food and retail suppliers attended M&P O’Sullivan’s recent inaugural Foodservice and Retail Tradeshow in the Kingsley Hotel, which showcased over local producers from the Munster region. The event was an opportunity for local companies like Ballymaloe, Denise’s Gluten Free, O’Keeffe’s Bakery and Secret […]