Press Releases


01/02/2018OPEN FOR BUSINESS: Shop Front Improvement Grant
26/01/2018Regional Rivalry as Kildare Wins Entrepreneurship Award
25/01/2018Economic Outlook and Brexit Briefing: A Vibrant Economic Outlook for Kildare
22/01/2018Kildare design and craft companies in the spotlight at International Showcase
16/01/2018Kildare start-ups encouraged to apply for new €750,000 Competitive Start Fund from Enterprise Ireland
15/01/20182018, Make the dream of working for yourself a reality!


11/12/2017Minister announces Funding for the development of the Mid East
Regional Innovation Think Space (MERITS) to be located in Naas County Kildare
24/11/2017OPTIMISE Design Ireland Programme
10/11/2017Kildare Business Survey
14/09/2017  Local Enterprise Office Counts Down to National Women’s Enterprise Day
14/09/2017 An Tánaiste and Minister Breen unveil Local Enterprise Office plans for Ploughing Championships
27/06/2017Mayor of Kildare launches Acorn Kitchens
30/05/2017 Brexit SME Scorecard’ now available for LEO clients– Minister Breen
28/05/2017 Launch of Concept Design Competition 2017 is opening minds to endless possibilities with prize fund of over €2,500
09/03/2017Winners announced at County Enterprise Awards
27/02/2017County Enterprise Awards to pay tribute to local business heroes
17/02/2017Taoiseach meets local finalist in Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) Competition
09/01/2017Local Enterprise office Kildare have just launched a fund of €90,000  to help Small Businesses trade online in 2017


06/10/2016€20,000 funding for two 'established' young entrepreneurs in Kildare
23/09/2016Kildare Search for Best Young Entrepreneurs gathers pace with €50,000 fund
16/09/2016New Awards for Small Business at Ploughing
13/09/2016Minister launches local programme for National Women's Enterprise Day
19/07/2016Food Academy to support 207 jobs in the Mid East Region
23/06/2016Kildare companies ready to ‘plough ahead’ in September
20/06/2016Local Enterprise Office welcomes interest rate cut for small businesses
13/04/2016Student Enterprise Awards - Countdown to Croke Park for Kildare Students
14/01/2016Showcase 2016 - Kildare Design & Craft Businesses Target International Buyers


14/09/2015Start-Up Gathering                                                                                       
17/08/2015Women in Business Network Meeting
17/04/20154,012 Jobs Created by Local Enterprise Offices in 2014
13/04/2015Countdown to Student Enterprise Awards National Final
10/04/2015Student Enterprise Awards County Final
06/01/2015Showcase 2015


10/10/2014IBYE - Kildare's Best Young Entrepreneur Found                                             
08/09/2014Going North
13/08/2014Online Trading Vouchers
14/07/2014Official Launch of Local Enterprise Office Kildare
25/06/2014Primary School Enterprise Awareness Programme