Press Releases

Minister Mitchell O’Connor Welcomes Interest Rate Cut

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D., today welcomed the news that Microfinance Ireland, the government funded not-for-profit lender to micro-enterprises, is reducing interest rates by 1% from 1st July 2016.

Over 3,500 local jobs created by Local Enterprise Offices in 2015 - Minister Mitchell O’Connor

Small businesses supported by the LEOs show jobs growth throughout the country

Countdown to Croke Park for Laois Student

An Enterprising young teenager from Laois is getting ready to showcase their inventions and real-life business at the Student Enterprise Awards National Finals, co-ordinated by Local Enterprise Office Laois.