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NATIONAL WOMEN’S ENTERPRISE DAY TO FOCUS ON BUILDING THE FUTURE

The free event, titled “Build The Future”, takes place online on the 7th October and will feature some of Ireland’s best known female entrepreneurs including the likes of Aimee Connolly of Sculpted by Aimee, Rachel Doyle of The Arboretum and Sharon Keegan of Peachy Lean, who was recently supported o...

NEW LOOK FOR LOCAL CAMPAIGN URGES CONSUMERS TO SUPPORT THEIR LOCAL BUSINESSES

An Tánaiste Leo Varadkar launches new campaign in support of local businesses A new campaign by the Local Enterprise Offices, launched by An Tánaiste Leo Varadkar today, is asking consumers to look local when they are shopping for products, services and experiences this Summer. The Look for Local c...

Food Academy

“As the new research shows, Food Academy producers are optimistic about the industry’s future with the majority forecasting sales growth and new jobs this year, which is an encouraging sign,”

Local Enterprise Offices now supporting over 7,500 small businesses and 35,000 jobs according to new figures

• 13,000 small firms approved for Trading Online Vouchers • 5,585 new jobs created in 2020 • Net jobs loss of 1,494 in same year • 108% increase in training provided • 7,500 small businesses employing 35,000 people supported • A record €22million approved for businesses in financial assistance