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# promotions - Monday 30 December, 2019

No more loyalty points on alcohol: Raft of changes to drink laws to take effect in January 2021

Health Minister Simon Harris said that alcohol should not be the subject of promotional activity.

# promotions - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Gardaí who failed in last promotion competition to be bumped up to sergeant rank

As many as 168 gardaí could be promoted under this proposal as the force seeks to fill gaps across the country.

# promotions - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Review of Dublin Fire Brigade promotion exam found marking errors in 20% of papers Exclusive

Last year a firefighter made a protected disclosure about the exams, claiming some candidates had been given the questions beforehand.

# promotions - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Whistleblower claims details of Dublin Fire Brigade exam leaked to promotion candidates

The fire service said it is now implementing recommendations based on an investigation into the claim.

# promotions - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Free shots and Jägerbombs: Parents told to warn Leaving Cert students of 'pervasive' drinks promos

A HSE expert says drinks promotions can encourage students to drink a lot in a short space of time and lead them into dangerous situations.

# promotions - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Who got the nod? And who lost out? Here are Varadkar's new junior ministers

These are the backbenchers who just got a promotion today.

# promotions - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From The42 Three more homegrown prospects have signed senior Connacht contracts Promotions

Three more homegrown prospects have signed senior Connacht contracts

Rory Parata, James Connolly and Shane Delahunt have all secured senior deals with the province.

# promotions - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Gmail really, really wants you to look at your promotions tab

The email provider is experimenting with a new grid feature which will turn any marketing emails into picture ads.

# promotions - Saturday 1 February, 2014

'A necessary evil'?: Why pub and club landlords use promotions companies

The organisation of club nights like Messy Mondays have come under scrutiny after seven people were injured in Dublin.

# promotions - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Shatter: Govt determined to help gardaí in fight against crime

The Minister announced the promotion of 18 members of the force today.

# promotions - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Gender discrimination is biggest barrier to work promotions for women

In a survey, both male and female professionals said demanding family commitments was the reason for not taking up the opportunity.

# promotions - Friday 19 October, 2012

EU Court of Justice bans 'pay to claim your prize' promotions

Marketers will no longer be allowed to tell consumers that have “won” a prize only to ask them to incur a cost for collection.

# promotions - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Gardaí announce 18 promotions, new headquarters

The appointments include one Assistant Commissioner, four Chief Superintendents and 13 Superintendents.

# promotions - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Column: Women are still blatantly discriminated against in the office

All the figures show that women are paid and promoted less than their male colleagues. It’s time we took action, writes Mary Mitchell O’Connor.

# promotions - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

New Assistant Commissioners named as Gardaí promotions allowed

Gerard Philips and Dónall Ó Cualáin were both promoted from the rank of Chief Superintendent to Assistant Commissioner in yesterday’s reshuffle.