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# niall-gibbons - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Covid-19: Decision on St Patrick's Festival expected this week, says Tourism Ireland chief

Niall Gibbons said that coronavirus was a major threat to Irish tourism.

# niall-gibbons - Thursday 20 February, 2020

The world's largest beaver statue, a giant smurf and a kissing couple sculpture: These landmarks will be lit up for the 'Global Greening'

Over 500 landmarks around the world will be lit green for St Patrick’s Day.

# niall-gibbons - Saturday 16 March, 2019

'It makes you proud to see': The 10th year of the Global Greening takes place this week - here's how it started

The annual initiative will take place in more than 50 countries this year.

# niall-gibbons - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Funeral to be held for 'much-loved' Limerick man who died after New York swim

Niall Gibbons went missing after the late-night swim on Long Island on Monday.

# niall-gibbons - Monday 1 December, 2014

Tourism Ireland wants to surpass visitor records in 2015 ... here's how

The group wants 7.74 million visitors to come to our shores next year.

# niall-gibbons - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Ireland named Best Tourism Destination by US magazine readers

It is the second year in a row that Ireland has won the award from Global Traveler magazine.

# niall-gibbons - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Increase in trips to Ireland 'a positive start' to the year

Latest figures from the CSO have shown that nearly 1.2 million people travelled to Ireland from December 2012 to February 2013.

# niall-gibbons - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

North America 'key to tourism growth' as trips to Ireland up by 50,000

Latest figures from the CSO have shown that nearly 1.25 million people travelled to Ireland from November 2012 to January 2013.

# niall-gibbons - Monday 15 October, 2012

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Tourism Ireland buys ‘’ URL from The Irish Times

The internet address ‘’ has been bought by Tourism Ireland from the Irish Times.

# niall-gibbons - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Brazil's Christ the Redeemer to go green for Paddy's Day

Irish emigration to Brazil was limited, but Diago O’Grady, Jorge Cowan and Bernardo O’Brien all made their mark.

# niall-gibbons - Friday 29 June, 2012

Fewer people from Great Britain visiting Ireland

Plus, reaction to the latest CSO figures on the number of visitors coming to Ireland.

# niall-gibbons - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

How McIlroy's US Open success can boost tourism industry

Tourism Ireland is rolling out a major new campaign aimed at capitalising on the success of the Northern Irishman last month.

# niall-gibbons - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Tourism trade mission bids to attract Asia-Pacific visitors

Tourism Ireland will lead a delegation on a five-day ‘sales blitz’ as the government confirms a temporary visa waiver scheme.

# niall-gibbons - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Latest figures show overall tourism to Ireland down but visitors from the US up

The figures have been released by the Central Statistics Office with Tourism Ireland saying they were not as bad as they expected.