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GMIT ‘New Frontiers’ Enterprise Programme

New Frontiers is Ireland’s national entrepreneur development programme, delivered locally by Galway Mayo Institute of Technology and funded by Enterprise Ireland. If you have an innovative business idea with a plan to establish your own company, or you are already at an early stage of development, the New Frontiers Programme can provide you with funding, help and […]

Free Live Maths Grinds Launched on Facebook for Irish Students

TheMathsTutor.ie providing free lessons every week to Junior Cert & Leaving Cert Students Irish post-primary students have a new resource to help them to master maths and prepare for their exams.  From Wednesday 10th January 2018, they can avail of free live maths grinds on Facebook, provided by TheMathsTutor.ie. The new lesson format makes use […]

Beckman Coulter Expands County Clare Facility; Creates 70 Jobs

Beckman Coulter, which develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing, is expanding the company’s development and manufacturing facility at Lismeehan, County Clare, creating 70 jobs over the next two to three years. The project is supported by the Irish Government through IDA Ireland. The company’s 9,700 sq. metre site […]

WDC to reduce interest on its Community Loan fund

The Western Development Commission (WDC) reduces interest rate on its Community Loan Fund to 3% The fund has supported 43 projects and 867 jobs in 10 years The Western Development Commission (WDC) will reduce the interest rate it charges on its Community Loan Fund to 3% from January 1. This lower interest rate — down […]

Local Authorities meet to support regional film fund initiative at WDC Offices

Following the recent launch by Minister Sean Kyne of the WRAP fund, today in the WDC offices, Ballaghaderreen, representatives from Donegal, Roscommon, Clare, Galway county and the Galway Film Centre, met to discuss how best to collectively progress the implementation of the fund within the west of Ireland region. The Western Regional Audio-visual Producer’s Fund […]

Would you like to do business in the US?

The ‘Ireland West International Trade Centre’ is a collaborative partnership developing a soft landing platform in the US for companies, businesses and entrepreneurs based in the West and North West of Ireland. The initiative is a Pilot Programme exploring new US market entry strategies. Our strategy is to assist indigenous companies explore export opportunities in the US. Our objective […]

Mayo’s first Économusée at Kelly’s Butchers Newport

Mayo’s first Économusée was officially opened on Thursday 12th October 2017, at Kelly’s Butchers, Newport by Maireád Lavery, Editor Irish Country Living – Irish Farmers Journal. It’s just the third food Économusée in Ireland. The Économusée movement is an international network of artisans which was started in Québec, Canada and is spreading worldwide. These rural […]

The Spool Factory

The Spool Factory is a state of the art new modern co working hub and event centre located in Boyle, Co. Roscommon. 10 hot desks are available for daily, weekly or monthly rental along with serviced office suites, designed to your requirements. The top floor conference facility can accommodate up to 110 people in theatre […]