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# working-abroad - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Opinion: I went to Australia to figure out why so many Irish doctors are moving away
# Voices
# Voices

Opinion: I went to Australia to figure out why so many Irish doctors are moving away

Jan 2nd 2020, 9:00 PM 54,018 Views 79 Comments

The deterioration of job quality and extreme working hours are a key driver of emigration for Irish doctors.

# working-abroad - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Everything you need to know about the new US work visas for Irish people
# Going Stateside
# Going Stateside

Everything you need to know about the new US work visas for Irish people

Dec 2nd 2018, 7:30 PM 37,995 Views 16 Comments

It’s not a done deal yet, but advocates are cautiously optimistic about a big win.

# working-abroad - Saturday 20 January, 2018

'Most of my friends are working or living abroad, it was just my move was publicised because I left Leinster'
# Moore Or Less
From The42
# Moore Or Less

'Most of my friends are working or living abroad, it was just my move was publicised because I left Leinster'

Jan 20th 2018, 7:35 AM 25,240 Views 18 Comments

A homecoming of sorts awaits Marty Moore next season, but for now his focus remains on developing as a player and, just as importantly, as a person during his time in England.

# working-abroad - Thursday 11 February, 2016

'Home to what?': Emigrants want a say in who runs the show while they're living abroad
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Home to what?': Emigrants want a say in who runs the show while they're living abroad

Feb 11th 2016, 5:00 PM 159 Views 195 Comments

Barry Johnston says emigrants are exercised about having no say in the kind of country they would one day like to return to.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Just how much of an impact do volunteers have on the communities they help?
# Help
# Help

Just how much of an impact do volunteers have on the communities they help?

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:10 AM 9,238 Views 32 Comments

A new study has looked at this in detail.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

School-leavers and graduates make up larger chunk of emigrants than last year
# Who Goes There?
# Who Goes There?

School-leavers and graduates make up larger chunk of emigrants than last year

Sep 30th 2014, 11:04 AM 5,018 Views 16 Comments

18-29 year-olds comprise a whopping 78% of Irish visa applicants.

# working-abroad - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Ireland has the highest birth, lowest death and greatest emigration rates in Europe
# Three From Three
# Three From Three

Ireland has the highest birth, lowest death and greatest emigration rates in Europe

Nov 21st 2013, 9:45 AM 17,170 Views 95 Comments

As of 1 January this year, Ireland’s official population was 4,591,100.

# working-abroad - Friday 25 October, 2013

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi

Oct 25th 2013, 9:23 AM 16,084 Views 44 Comments

Kelly Steel Engineering is to build a 3,500 tonne baggage handling facility at Abu Dhabi’s new Airport.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Column: Emigration is not all a sob story – it also has major benefits
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Emigration is not all a sob story – it also has major benefits

Oct 15th 2013, 1:20 PM 471 Views 79 Comments

While emigration can be sad, living abroad also exposes a person to new cultural challenges that can benefit them both as a person and as an employee, writes Amy Bracken.

# working-abroad - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Column: What do you really know about emigrating?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What do you really know about emigrating?

Jun 11th 2013, 7:00 AM 153 Views 45 Comments

Emigration from Ireland is once again a reality for many young people and their families – but how much do young people facing the prospect really know about the country they are emigrating to before they leave Ireland, asks Marie-Claire McAleer.

# working-abroad - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Column: ‘Island? Which island?’ – life as an Irish person in Japan
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘Island? Which island?’ – life as an Irish person in Japan

Jan 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,932 Views 77 Comments

James Joyce? U2? Guinness? No – Halloween is the only thing that earns Ireland any kudos, writes Hannah Quinn.

# working-abroad - Friday 5 October, 2012

Canadian working abroad visa to be extended to two years
# Working Abroad
# Working Abroad

Canadian working abroad visa to be extended to two years

Oct 5th 2012, 3:42 PM 7,434 Views 32 Comments

More than 10,000 visas will be made available by 2014 to Irish and Canadian participants for the newly-extended working holiday programme.

# working-abroad - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Column: ‘Unprecedented surge’ – a US lawyer’s view on Irish immigration
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘Unprecedented surge’ – a US lawyer’s view on Irish immigration

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:30 AM 486 Views 29 Comments

Limerick-born immigration lawyer Caro Kinsella gives the view from the US – as well as her tips for any Irish people looking to head Stateside.

# working-abroad - Monday 7 May, 2012

Column: Here’s what you REALLY need to know before emigrating…
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here’s what you REALLY need to know before emigrating…

May 7th 2012, 8:15 AM 1,110 Views 57 Comments

Pack a hood, forget the hairdryer and bring more money than you think – recent emigrant Claire O’Keeffe on what anyone following in her footsteps should know.

# working-abroad - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics

Mar 10th 2012, 6:59 PM 2,064 Views 1 Comment

How much is the government overspending by? How much money is Greece about to save? And who’s the richest Irishman alive?

# working-abroad - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Large crowds expected at Working Abroad Expo in Cork
# Jobs
# Jobs

Large crowds expected at Working Abroad Expo in Cork

Mar 7th 2012, 8:32 AM 2,643 Views 12 Comments

Organisers of the jobs and emigration fair had to shut the doors early at the weekend when more than 12,000 people turned up at the fair in the RDS in Dublin.

# working-abroad - Monday 5 March, 2012

Column: ‘Everywhere it’s hollowed-out people’ – a day at the emigration fair
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘Everywhere it’s hollowed-out people’ – a day at the emigration fair

Mar 5th 2012, 7:30 PM 89 Views 89 Comments

Mum-of-one Ann Cronin went to Sunday’s event hopeful for opportunities abroad – but found the reality very different.

More than 12,000 people attend Working Abroad Expo
# Emigration
# Emigration

More than 12,000 people attend Working Abroad Expo

Mar 5th 2012, 11:52 AM 4,934 Views 18 Comments

About 250 job offers were made by recruiters at the exhibition in the RDS over the weekend.

# working-abroad - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Australia touted as jobseekers head to Working Abroad Expo
# Emigration
# Emigration

Australia touted as jobseekers head to Working Abroad Expo

Oct 1st 2011, 3:23 PM 1,758 Views 14 Comments

One company has said it is seeking candidates for 500 vacancies Down Under, at today’s event in Dublin.