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# ida - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Software company creates 75 jobs in Dublin

Guidewire Software is more than doubling its Irish staff numbers during this round of recruitment.

# ida - Friday 15 February, 2013

Column: A new pilot scheme could breathe life into cities with high unemployment

The ‘Living Cities’ scheme is all about urban regeneration and the aim is to revitalise retail in Waterford City – and Limerick – through a series of tax incentives, writes Ciara Conway TD.

# ida - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk

The new jobs will be in customer services, sales and compliance.

# ida - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Merging of Digital Hub into Dublin City Council "short-sighted"

Greens voice concern as innovation development agency is moved under DCC care instead of the proposed merger with Enterprise Ireland/IDA.

# ida - Thursday 25 October, 2012

120 jobs earmarked for online payments HQ in Louth

YapStone International are to set up new headquarters in Drogheda, the IDA has announced.

# ida - Friday 28 September, 2012

45 jobs lost in Galway firm

OMAC Laboratories Ltd confirmed today that the temporary contract workers will be let go as the company moves into its low season.

# ida - Friday 14 September, 2012

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company

SumUp, which helps small businesses take payments using mobile technology, is setting up a customer support centre in Dublin.

# ida - Thursday 23 August, 2012

US medical products company to create 50 new jobs

The jobs will be created over the next three years with the backing of the IDA.

# ida - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

96 jobs at risk at PopCap Dublin office

The gaming company also announced 50 jobs in its North American operation will be cut.

# ida - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Why is Ireland so good at doing business? IDA

Why is Ireland so good at doing business?

Corporate taxes is one reason, according to snazzy new infograph. But ‘favourable demographics’ is another.

# ida - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

100 jobs to be created in Dublin and Cork

The jobs are to be created by four different companies, while two other companies are to locate their headquarters in Dublin.

# ida - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

125 jobs to be created in Dublin city centre

The jobs will be analysing global buying behaviour and will be created between now and the end of 2013.

# ida - Monday 28 May, 2012

Amazon to create 100 jobs in Dublin

The online retailer is seeking people to work as support engineers and software developers as well as in other roles. The announcement has been welcomed by the IDA and Minister Richard Bruton.

# ida - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

70 jobs to be created in Dublin by gift voucher company

Smartbox has already started recruiting for the first 50 new jobs for its Dublin operations.

# ida - Monday 23 April, 2012

Screening uncovered 12 cases of mouth cancer last year

The second annual Mouth Cancer Awareness Day screening saw 83 people referred for urgent examinations and uncovered mouth cancer in 12 individuals.

# ida - Sunday 22 April, 2012

1,500 building jobs to be created over next two years

Hundreds of jobs will be created in the construction industry over the next couple of years as a result of recent announcements for foreign direct investment in Ireland, the Industrial Development Authority has said.

# ida - Friday 20 April, 2012

Apple to create 500 jobs at Cork operation

The jobs will be added in the next year and a half.

# ida - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

500 new jobs announced for Dublin and Galway

Pharmaceutical company Mylan has said the jobs will be created between now and 2016.

# ida - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

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Enda tells China all the good reasons to visit Ireland - but what were they?

Enda Kenny met Chinese leader Wen Jiabao in Beijing today as part of his four-day visit.

# ida - Friday 23 March, 2012

Infographic: how the IDA sells Ireland to multinationals

“You’ll be in good company.”

# ida - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Joan Burton to visit New York today to tell America that Ireland is great

The trip is the latest in a series of visits to America by senior Irish politicians recently in a bid to promote Ireland’s business and tourism.

# ida - Monday 27 February, 2012

Pharma company Lilly to create up to 200 new jobs in Cork

The company is to invest €330 million at a new plant in Kinsale.

# ida - Monday 20 February, 2012

NAMA refutes claims that it put 230 Google jobs in danger

The debt collectors have hit back at an article published on the front page of the Sunday Independent yesterday.

# ida - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Almost 500 jobs announced by high-tech multinationals

US-based HP, Abbott and Big Fish Games have announced investments of more than €100million in their Irish operations.

# ida - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Foreign entrepreneurs should get special Irish visas - TD

It can be hard to attract rich entrepreneurs to set up business in Ireland if it’s hard for them to get a visa – so Fine Gael TD Peter Mathews has proposed a new special visa for them.

# ida - Monday 9 January, 2012

Increase in Botox use to create 200 jobs in Mayo

As the product begins to be used to treat medical ailments, Allergan announces expansion to its Westport manufacturing plant.

# ida - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Over 13,000 multinational jobs created in Ireland last year

Twitter, Intel, Coca-Cola and Paypal all made ‘significant’ investments in Ireland in 2011, helping increase the number of jobs created by foreign companies in Ireland.

# ida - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Man injured in Waterford explosion

A gas cylinder is thought to have exploded at a Waterford Institute of Technology shed beside an IDA industrial estate.

# ida - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Over 130 new jobs created as IT companies announce expansion into Ireland

Meanwhile, three US-based technology companies announce the establishment of new international headquarters in Dublin.

# ida - Friday 30 September, 2011

Financial services IT company creating 100 jobs in Tralee

JRI America, a subsidiary of a Japanese IT financial services company, will create the positions in Tralee over the next five years.

# ida - Monday 26 September, 2011

EA subsidiary to open call centre with 200 jobs

Bioware Ireland, a division of video game company Electronic Arts, is opening a customer service centre in Co Galway.

# ida - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Indian technology firm to create 80 jobs in Dublin

Jobs minister Richard Bruton has hailed the move by international company HCL Technologies.

# ida - Friday 1 July, 2011

Healthcare company Alere to create new 100 jobs in Galway

Some good news on the job front for Galway as healthcare company sets up business service centre.

# ida - Saturday 18 June, 2011

Adams says two Irelands ‘does not make sense’

Sinn Féin is holding the first of two conferences on the idea of a united Ireland today.

# ida - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Limerick medical firm expands, creating 80 new jobs

Teleflex Medical is expanding its Irish operation and injecting significant investment.

# ida - Friday 13 May, 2011

Market research group to create 100 jobs in Athlone

The NPD group will set up an operation at the IDA’s park in Garrycastle, creating 100 jobs at the old Teleflex plant.

# ida - Monday 2 May, 2011

McAleese expected to defend corporation tax rate

The president has previously said Ireland’s corporation tax policy is “not up for negotiation” – and is expected to reiterate that message at a meeting with business leaders during her official visit to the Netherlands.

# ida - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Luxury goods company establishes international HQ in Ireland

Online retailer chooses Dublin and Limerick as the locations for its global operations.

# ida - Tuesday 4 January, 2011

Multi-nationals created 11,000 jobs: IDA

Last year, multi-national companies created almost 11,000 jobs in Ireland – more than double the figure in 2009.