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# production - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Screen Ireland announces big plans for 2019, with enhanced funding for TV dramas

A total of €16.2 million in capital funding has been allocated to Screen Ireland for 2019.

# production - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Ireland up against Germany and Netherlands to win over UK-based TV channels after Brexit

Some of these companies have already met with the BAI here in the last year.

# production - Friday 9 February, 2018

Production begins on George RR Martin's Nightflyers at Limerick's Troy Studios

Up to 500 people will be employed during its filming at the Troy Studios.

# production - Saturday 12 August, 2017

This Rolls Royce of fidget spinners is here... but it doesn't come cheap

A Japanese company is using its expertise in ball bearings for satellite to make premium fidget spinners.

# production - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Poll: Is RTÉ right to stop producing its own kids' TV? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is RTÉ right to stop producing its own kids' TV?

The national broadcaster made the announcement that it is to cease internal production of children’s TV last week.

# production - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

TV3's Red Rock soap opera is looking for some new talent

Got what it takes?

# production - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Here are the ten worst jobs to have in 2015

Options include taxi driver, fire fighter and newspaper reporter.

# production - Thursday 12 March, 2015

"You are only concerned when the hurley shortage happens': GAA urged to fight forest fungus

‘Ash Dieback’ disease could threaten the existence of the trees in Ireland and across Europe.

# production - Monday 2 February, 2015

Got milk? Ireland's cows will be giving us a LOT more of the white stuff

Fifty-two high-skill jobs are expected to be created over the five years.

# production - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Will one of these new RTÉ dramas be the next big thing?

The winners of the latest Storyland competition, which previously spawned Hardy Bucks, has been announced.

# production - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Apple is putting in its biggest-ever order for iPhones

4.7 inch and 5.5 inch models will enter production in the coming weeks.

# production - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Global breakthrough: Irish scientists discover how to mass produce 'wonder material' graphene

These single-atom thick sheets of carbon made from graphite could potentially revolutionise many parts of our lives.

# production - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Guess how many of these were sold around the world last year?

It’s a lot of milking.

# production - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

‘No major welfare problem in horse sector’ – Coveney

The Minister said his department is adopting a ‘pro-active’ approach in relation to horse welfare issues.

# production - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Ireland's electricity consumption falls from 2008 peak

The World Bank figures state Ireland consumed the most electricity in 2008.

# production - Friday 8 November, 2013

Fundraising begins for "extraordinary" director's first feature film

Simon Fitzmaurice has Motor Neuron Disease, and is fundraising for his first feature film, My Name is Emily.

# production - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Kildare Council increases output level from River Barrow to tackle water shortage

The council has also increased output from the Wellfield supply.

# production - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Strike planned by production workers at Offaly food plant

The workers are looking for an increase in pay rates as well as the reintroduction of overtime rates and a premium rate for shift workers.

# production - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Nearly two-thirds of Irish farms are not economically viable

The average income on a family farm fell by 15 per cent last year according to the Teagasc National Farm Survey published today.

# production - Monday 15 April, 2013

Farrell among stars to film in Ireland this year Filming This post contains videos

Farrell among stars to film in Ireland this year

Colin Farrell will star in Miss Julie, while Vikings will begin filming its second season in Wicklow and Dublin.

# production - Sunday 9 December, 2012

5 classic movie moments that weren’t in the script Unscripted This post contains images

5 classic movie moments that weren’t in the script

While most iconic scenes were backed with lots of planning and preparation, others sprung up spontaneously during – or even after – production.

# production - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Production in construction up by 0.7 per cent in eurozone – Eurostat

New figures from the European Union’s statistical office show that production rose by 0.7 per cent in the euro area in August.

# production - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Explainer: What's happening to traditional light bulbs?

Solus, the light bulb manufacturer, is to cease production of traditional incandescent bulbs next month. What are they being replaced with, and why?

# production - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Minister Blending in on Set Pic of the Day

Arts Minister Jimmy Deenihan popped down to the set of the BBC series Ripper Street earlier today. He’s the one in the middle.

# production - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Dublin animation company creates 50 jobs for Disney production

Boulder Media has started working on a new Disney comedy series Randy Cunningham: Ninth Grade Ninja.

# production - Friday 10 February, 2012

Kodak to save millions by phasing out digital cameras

The company expects to save more than $100 million through phasing out its production of digital cameras and other devices.

# production - Sunday 22 January, 2012

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Watch: A Lego factory made entirely out of Lego

This impressive mini Lego sorting plant actually works – and has its very own production line.

# production - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# production - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Industrial output falls slightly in June

CSO figures published today show that although manufacturing volume rose between Q1 and Q2 2011, overall June’s output dropped slightly on last year’s levels.

# production - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Higher Irish exports in February push trade surplus up 33 per cent

Latest CSO figures show a boost in export values in February 2011 in comparison with January.