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#Start Ups

# start-ups - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Open thread: Tell us about the most amazing young person you know
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# Sponsored By Nissan

Open thread: Tell us about the most amazing young person you know

Apr 6th 2016, 4:45 PM 16,487 Views 24 Comments

It’s time to encourage the next generation.

# start-ups - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy
# Migrants
# Migrants

Dozens of investors get Irish residency for pumping money into the economy

Apr 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,101 Views 46 Comments

As many as 400 jobs have been created as a result of the Immigrant Investor Programme.

# start-ups - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Ready, Set... Five start-ups A DAY are being created in Ireland
# Out Of The Blocks
# Out Of The Blocks

Ready, Set... Five start-ups A DAY are being created in Ireland

Mar 4th 2015, 11:55 AM 6,342 Views 16 Comments

It’s been the best January and February for start-ups since 2007.

# start-ups - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

The level of female start ups in Ireland has increased 600% since 2011
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

The level of female start ups in Ireland has increased 600% since 2011

Feb 18th 2015, 2:10 PM 17,031 Views 90 Comments

With 1,500 jobs on the way Richard Bruton has hailed Ireland’s entrepreneurs as ‘heroes’.

# start-ups - Monday 2 February, 2015

2015 off to a strong start for new companies, and it could 'beat all predictions'
# SMEs
# SMEs

2015 off to a strong start for new companies, and it could 'beat all predictions'

Feb 2nd 2015, 4:36 PM 6,135 Views 6 Comments

There’s already a 22.5% increase in the number of new companies this year.

# start-ups - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Start-ups, investors and Eva Longoria – Day 1 of the Web Summit
# Good Crowd
# Good Crowd

Start-ups, investors and Eva Longoria – Day 1 of the Web Summit

Nov 4th 2014, 9:30 PM 11,244 Views 8 Comments

Dublin’s Web Summit being held in the RDS opened to huge crowds today.

# start-ups - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Jordan Casey is expanding his tech start-up - right after he does his Junior Cert
# Getting To The Next Level
# Getting To The Next Level

Jordan Casey is expanding his tech start-up - right after he does his Junior Cert

Oct 26th 2014, 4:00 PM 23,322 Views 16 Comments

We spoke with the 14-year-old CEO ahead of his appearance at the Web Summit.

# start-ups - Sunday 19 October, 2014

What do you do when your business has "ISIS" in its name?
# No Not That One
# No Not That One

What do you do when your business has "ISIS" in its name?

Oct 19th 2014, 7:45 AM 19,603 Views 28 Comments

“I had the name first.”

# start-ups - Monday 1 September, 2014

This Galway husband and wife team found a new purpose for drones - saving lives
# Disaster Zones
# Disaster Zones

This Galway husband and wife team found a new purpose for drones - saving lives

Sep 1st 2014, 5:34 PM 19,667 Views 10 Comments

Disaster Tech Lab uses drone mounted sensors to search for survivors using WiFi signals.

# start-ups - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Show me the money: the reality of investment in Irish tech
# Tech Set
# Tech Set

Show me the money: the reality of investment in Irish tech

Aug 27th 2014, 7:45 AM 6,232 Views 2 Comments

Investment in indigenous tech companies has rallied during the recession – but what’s driving it?

# start-ups - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

The Big Idea: how can a cash register save money for a business?
# Ring It Up
# Ring It Up

The Big Idea: how can a cash register save money for a business?

Aug 26th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,366 Views 12 Comments

Two Meath brothers think they’ve got the next generation of cash registers cracked.

# start-ups - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

This Irish start-up landed €15 million from a secret millionaire (after meeting in a pub)
# Cashing In
# Cashing In

This Irish start-up landed €15 million from a secret millionaire (after meeting in a pub)

Aug 20th 2014, 4:52 PM 37,665 Views 24 Comments

Irish TV will launch next week, targeting the world-wide Irish diaspora.

# start-ups - Thursday 14 August, 2014

This two-person West Cork food start-up has cleaned up at the 'Food Oscars'
# Food Porn
# Food Porn

This two-person West Cork food start-up has cleaned up at the 'Food Oscars'

Aug 14th 2014, 6:19 PM 28,969 Views 9 Comments

Infused salt? We’ll give it a lash…

# start-ups - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Open for business: new company start-ups beat pre-recession levels
# Back In Business
# Back In Business

Open for business: new company start-ups beat pre-recession levels

Aug 7th 2014, 9:52 AM 4,567 Views 4 Comments

There were 49 companies founded every day last month.

# start-ups - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Record year for NDRC as start-ups pull down €40 million
# Start-up Land
# Start-up Land

Record year for NDRC as start-ups pull down €40 million

Jul 17th 2014, 6:18 PM 5,248 Views 1 Comment

The market capitalisation of companies linked to the start-up hotbed also trebled to €120 million.

# start-ups - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Enterprise Ireland investment losses more than quadruple to €16.8 million
# Start Ups
# Start Ups

Enterprise Ireland investment losses more than quadruple to €16.8 million

Jul 13th 2014, 8:00 AM 9,509 Views 15 Comments

It may have been a record year for the agency, but many investments seem not to have gone to plan.

# start-ups - Monday 30 June, 2014

Supervalu partners with food startups in plan to create 300 jobs
# Food Academy
# Food Academy

Supervalu partners with food startups in plan to create 300 jobs

Jun 30th 2014, 1:58 PM 9,206 Views 14 Comments

The initiative will see the companies have their produce sold in Supervalu stores.

# start-ups - Monday 23 June, 2014

We're the best: Ireland is the most entrepreneurial country in Europe
# Start Me Up
# Start Me Up

We're the best: Ireland is the most entrepreneurial country in Europe

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:41 PM 9,609 Views 42 Comments

And we place 7th out of 28 countries surveyed around the world, too.

# start-ups - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

There isn't enough office space in Dublin to fit all the new start-ups
# Rent Bubble
# Rent Bubble

There isn't enough office space in Dublin to fit all the new start-ups

Jun 11th 2014, 7:00 AM 10,981 Views 57 Comments

It is also providing another boost to the construction sector.

# start-ups - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Here's how many companies were started every day last month
# New In Town
# New In Town

Here's how many companies were started every day last month

Jun 3rd 2014, 11:08 AM 11,120 Views 14 Comments

There’s been a near-doubling of construction sector start-ups, too.

# start-ups - Monday 12 May, 2014

Seventh heaven: Irish angel investors turn 700 per cent profit
# Divine Intervention
# Divine Intervention

Seventh heaven: Irish angel investors turn 700 per cent profit

May 12th 2014, 5:16 PM 16,021 Views 8 Comments

Many Irish investments are outperforming the industry norms, according to one Angel network.

# start-ups - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

'Google Earth for the human body': start-up from NUIG wins European prize
# Best In Class
# Best In Class

'Google Earth for the human body': start-up from NUIG wins European prize

Apr 30th 2014, 2:04 PM 7,136 Views 5 Comments

The Galway healthcare company saw off 100 other competitors from around Europe.

# start-ups - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Good news for aviation and manufacturing start-ups
# Taking Off
# Taking Off

Good news for aviation and manufacturing start-ups

Apr 10th 2014, 11:26 AM 6,382 Views 5 Comments

The government is offering half a million euro in funding.

# start-ups - Monday 10 March, 2014

Lack of finance the biggest barrier to starting new businesses in Ireland, say entrepreneurs
# SUPPORTS
# SUPPORTS

Lack of finance the biggest barrier to starting new businesses in Ireland, say entrepreneurs

Mar 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 12,233 Views 35 Comments

Over one-in-two entrepreneurs surveyed believe the lack of finance options for start-ups was stifling the growth of new businesses.

# start-ups - Friday 7 March, 2014

Property company lands innovation gong
# Innovation Awards
# Innovation Awards

Property company lands innovation gong

Mar 7th 2014, 3:00 PM 7,446 Views 7 Comments

Propertygate enables collaboration among financiers, property managers and other stakeholders

# start-ups - Friday 29 November, 2013

Hospitality sector at risk of collapse while economy continues to improve
# Insolvencies
# Insolvencies

Hospitality sector at risk of collapse while economy continues to improve

Nov 29th 2013, 8:46 AM 6,449 Views 20 Comments

Figures from Vision-net also show an 18 per cent fall from last year in the number of businesses becoming insolvent.

# start-ups - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Column: Calling time on multinational imperialism
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Calling time on multinational imperialism

Nov 28th 2013, 8:30 PM 69 Views 31 Comments

With employment figures finally on the up and job announcements by the likes of Microsoft making the headlines, it is time to start cheerleading our thriving start-up sector, writes Paul Allen.

# start-ups - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Everything you need to know about the biggest piece of legislation in the State's history
# Companies Bill
# Companies Bill

Everything you need to know about the biggest piece of legislation in the State's history

Nov 24th 2013, 10:30 AM 18,668 Views 33 Comments

The Companies Bill 2013 is nearly 1,200 pages and proposes to overhaul the way company law operates in Ireland. But in what way? TheJournal.ie takes a look…

# start-ups - Friday 1 November, 2013

Fascinating Web Summit start-ups you need to hear about
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

Fascinating Web Summit start-ups you need to hear about

Nov 1st 2013, 3:45 PM 9,287 Views 13 Comments

Need an app that makes children help out around the house? Or one that allows you browse the internet on your phone without a data connection?

# start-ups - Thursday 31 October, 2013

WATCH: Life-enhancing cubes, Facebook for pets, and more Web Summit start-ups
# Technology
# Technology

WATCH: Life-enhancing cubes, Facebook for pets, and more Web Summit start-ups

Oct 31st 2013, 8:23 PM 6,416 Views 7 Comments

We spoke to start-ups at the international conference to see what they had on offer.

# start-ups - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Tech leaders gather for start of Dublin Web Summit
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

Tech leaders gather for start of Dublin Web Summit

Oct 30th 2013, 8:38 AM 5,926 Views 15 Comments

A total of 10,000 people will be in attendance with venture capitalists looking to invest.

# start-ups - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Two-year income tax exemption for unemployed who set up business
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Two-year income tax exemption for unemployed who set up business

Oct 15th 2013, 3:16 PM 6,671 Views 43 Comments

The ‘Start Your Own Business Scheme’ will provide a two-year exception on income tax for self-employed people who have been unemployed for 15 months or more.

# start-ups - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Substantial decrease in failing businesses during third quarter
# Economy
# Economy

Substantial decrease in failing businesses during third quarter

Sep 28th 2013, 7:15 AM 2,708 Views 9 Comments

Start-ups were also on the increase with an average of 108 new companies registered every day during the quarter.

# start-ups - Thursday 29 August, 2013

40 per cent decrease in number of businesses failing last month
# Business
# Business

40 per cent decrease in number of businesses failing last month

Aug 29th 2013, 12:08 PM 3,322 Views 21 Comments

New figures also showed that there was an average of 106 new businesses and companies established per day in August.

# start-ups - Sunday 7 April, 2013

The Irish start-up that went on a 3,000km road trip to success*
# Road Show
# Road Show

The Irish start-up that went on a 3,000km road trip to success*

Apr 7th 2013, 12:00 PM 17,737 Views 20 Comments

Meet the Soundwave guys whose photo travelogue shows how sometimes you have to take the road less travelled – literally – to get stuff done. *(fingers crossed)

# start-ups - Saturday 6 April, 2013

How do you stop your water bottle leaking onto your iPad?
# Enterprising
# Enterprising

How do you stop your water bottle leaking onto your iPad?

Apr 6th 2013, 9:30 AM 12,298 Views 7 Comments

Hundreds of secondary school students are creating businesses for national entrepreneurship final. This little invention is just one of the entries.

# start-ups - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Column: 3 steps to successfully starting your own business
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: 3 steps to successfully starting your own business

Feb 10th 2013, 1:00 PM 30 Views 43 Comments

It might seem risky to set up your first business in a recession – but it’s the height of madness to let you ideas and potential go to waste, writes Martin Critten.

# start-ups - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Over 13,000 new companies set up in 2012
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

Over 13,000 new companies set up in 2012

Dec 22nd 2012, 12:08 PM 3,846 Views 7 Comments

It was a bad year for businesses set up in 2008 though as one third of them failed.

# start-ups - Friday 21 December, 2012

New legislation to reduce red tape and cut costs for start-ups
# Companies
# Companies

New legislation to reduce red tape and cut costs for start-ups

Dec 21st 2012, 7:01 PM 5,354 Views 14 Comments

The Companies Bill, published today by Minister Richard Bruton, is the largest substantive piece of legislation in the history of the State.

# start-ups - Sunday 4 November, 2012

3D printing: this is what happens next
# Innovation
# Innovation

3D printing: this is what happens next

Nov 4th 2012, 5:00 PM 16,141 Views 36 Comments

One US start-up finds that the potential to make any design come to life as a physical object is huge.

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