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# ida - Monday 3 August, 2020

Dentists seek urgent meeting with Donnelly over claims government failed to deliver promised PPE

In recent months, dentists have warned of the strain their industry is under due to Covid-19.

# ida - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Dentists warn profession is on 'brink of collapse' as many practices face closures

Some are concerned at the lack of clear guidelines being issued to dentists in the current crisis.

# ida - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Mr Cook goes to Dublin: The tech boss on Apple's 'unshakeable commitment' to Ireland

Mr Cook goes to Dublin: The tech boss on Apple's 'unshakeable commitment' to Ireland

The chief executive addressed the “pretty big elephant” in the room of the global tax system.

# ida - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Three years after opening its Irish R&D lab, Kaspersky closed its office in Dublin

The cybersecurity giant had a three-year plan to hire 50 people but opted to close the office last summer.

# ida - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Kildare farmer Thomas Reid lodges fresh objection in ongoing battle with Intel

Reid has long been a thorn in the side of the US multinational in the planning arena.

# ida - Friday 29 June, 2018

Israel's embassy has stalled works planned for a Dublin office block over security concerns

The embassy has been based out of the largely-empty Carrisbrook House in Ballsbridge since 1996.

# ida - Sunday 22 October, 2017

How Ireland wants to become the data centre capital of the world

The government is scoping out possible sites for locating new data centres.

# ida - Friday 1 September, 2017

Beyond Silicon Docks: How a hot market for tech jobs is driving hubs across rural Ireland

Plus we look at the most in-demand roles in tech right now.

# ida - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Some children wait up to 12 years for first dental screening

The Irish Dental Association says 150 more dentists are needed.

# ida - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

There has been a big drop in people getting HSE-funded dental treatments

New CSO figures show a 16.4% drop in HSE-funded dental treatments between 2013 and 2016.

# ida - Friday 21 July, 2017

Bank of America has picked Dublin as its main EU base post-Brexit

The multinational banking giant said it would move some people to the Irish capital.

# ida - Monday 27 February, 2017

The cost of austerity? Irish children aged 6 are getting teeth extracted under general anesthetic

Previously, Irish children received free dental check ups in 2nd, 4th and 6th class but there has been huge cuts to those services.

# ida - Thursday 9 February, 2017

'We're very worried': Locals react as HP Inc to shut with loss of 500 jobs

With redundancies to begin in July, the town of Leixlip is preparing for the mass exodus.

# ida - Monday 6 February, 2017

This Irish Oscar-nominated animation company is bringing 140 new jobs to Kilkenny

Another 60 jobs were announced at tech company Red Hat in Waterford.

# ida - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

IDA boss: 'I don't believe the housing crisis has cost us any investments or jobs'

IDA boss Martin Shanahan said the rental and housing crisis in Ireland is at “pinch point”.

# ida - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

The IDA says more people in Ireland are working for its clients than ever before

Job losses within IDA companies were at their lowest level since 1997 – but it doesn’t expect that trend to continue.

# ida - Saturday 29 October, 2016

'Rural communities deserve better': Two in three IDA properties vacant

'Rural communities deserve better': Two in three IDA properties vacant

Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor said the IDA needs to have available properties to offer to prospective investors.

# ida - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

170 jobs to go at Co Longford factory

Cameron Ireland Ltd has said “with great regret” that manufacturing, assembly and test activities at its Longford plant are “potentially” set to cease.

# ida - Monday 19 September, 2016

Vast majority of IDA jobs in Dublin and Cork as rural counties fall behind

Newly-released figures show the vast amount of IDA-supported jobs are created in Dublin.

# ida - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

50 jobs for Dublin as Fitbit sets up European headquarters IDA

50 jobs for Dublin as Fitbit sets up European headquarters

The headquarters will be home to the strategic business functions for the region.

# ida - Monday 11 July, 2016

Brexit: Recruiters and estate agents seeing spike in relocation queries to Ireland

Enquiries from the UK are up by around 300%, according to Sigmar recruitment

# ida - Monday 7 December, 2015

Is the British Empire's 'Jewel in the Crown' about to become Ireland's?

The government wants India to start investing big in Ireland.

# ida - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

A whopping 320 tech jobs for Ireland have been announced today at the Web Summit

The jobs will be created in the technology and business sectors.

# ida - Sunday 1 November, 2015

County by county: Here's where site visits are being carried out by potential investors

Dublin came out on top with 96 visits, followed by Cork, Limerick and Waterford all with 19 visits each.

# ida - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Controversial app Uber to create 300 jobs in Limerick

Taxi drivers have protested against the app in other countries.

# ida - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

These online casino games are really paying off

Dublin-based KamaGames is working on “aggressive” global expansion.

# ida - Sunday 28 June, 2015

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# ida - Monday 15 June, 2015

This pair has been promising jobs all over town today

But areas outside Dublin are missing out on all but a few of the new roles.

# ida - Monday 11 May, 2015

Rare disease company to create 200 jobs - at a cost of €450m

It’s one of the largest investments in healthcare in the history of the Irish state.

# ida - Friday 1 May, 2015

IDA boss didn't talk to the government before calling for a Yes vote

Martin Shanahan’s call for a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum has not gone down well with the No side.

# ida - Saturday 7 March, 2015

For Dublin, it’s high rise or high unemployment

We can’t afford to lose one single investment because of our current lack of office space.

# ida - Monday 19 January, 2015

Live in Clare or Kilkenny? 125 new jobs are on the way

Two job announcements were made today.

# ida - Monday 12 January, 2015

'We can create full employment by the end of 2018': Bruton

Bruton and Enterprise Ireland say 2014 was a very good year for new jobs.

# ida - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

These regions were the winners and losers for multinational investment last year

The IDA has admitted it is still falling well short of its regional development target.

# ida - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Allianz is creating dozens of jobs in Dublin (again)

The health insurer has announced 100 new positions at its Dublin offices.

# ida - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Storyful is opening a new research centre in Dublin (with 30 jobs)

The news agency will begin hiring for the roles immediately.

# ida - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Waterford 'won't recover' unless it's made the South East's economic hub

Despite receiving more IDA visits than surrounding counties, it is not considered the area’s economic capital.

Has YOUR county been overlooked for foreign investment?

IDA visits can have a big impact on the spread of investment across the country. How has your home county fared?

# ida - Friday 14 November, 2014

Good news: 400 jobs for west Dublin in giant pharma investment

About 1,000 jobs will also be created building the new Bristol-Myers Squibb factory.

# ida - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge That mortifying IDA interview has gone viral internationally - here are the headlines Morto
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