Press Releases

NATIONAL AWARD FOR LAOIS STUDENTS AT ENTERPRISE FINALS

Students from St. Mary’s CBS, Portlaoise have taken first prize in the Most Effective use of Social Media at the National Final of this year’s Student Enterprise Programme.

The Social Enterprise Development Fund

€1.6 million fund which will be delivered over two years; 2018 – 2020, is now open for applications.

Minister Humphreys launches largest National Women’s Enterprise Day

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, T.D., has launched the programme of events for National Women’s Enterprise Day (NWED) 2018 taking place on Thursday 18th October with 16 major female entrepreneurial events planned across the country.

Retail Breakthrough for Start-Ups

Fourteen food and drink producers from around the country have made a retail breakthrough this month by securing a space on SuperValu shelves through the Food Academy programme.

Taoiseach to attend National Enterprise Awards on May 25

The Local Enterprise Offices have welcomed the news that the Taoiseach, Mr. Enda Kenny T.D. will be joining the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ms. Mary Mitchell O’ Connor T.D. and the Minister of State for Employment and Small Business, Mr. Pat Breen at this year’s National Enterprise...