Business News

Pay in full by 30th June 2018 to save on your 2019 Rates Bill

  • Wed 20 Jun, 2018
  • Business News
Galway City Council Pilot Commercial Rates Payment Incentive Scheme 2018. The object of the Rates Payment Incentive Scheme is to provide a mechanism for rate payers with an annual rates moiety of less than €10,000, to reduce the overall amount of rates payable and encourage the prompt payment of rates liabilities. The incentive will be provided by way of grant to the occupier of a property and will be set as a maximum of 5% of the...


  • Wed 14 Feb, 2018
  • Business News
InterTradeIreland programme geared towards SMEs who are new to tendering

Social Enterprise Development Fund 2018-2019

  • Mon 5 Feb, 2018
  • Business News
The Social Enterprise Development Fund is a €1.6 million fund which will be delivered over two years; 2018 - 2020. The fund was created by Social Innovation Fund Ireland (SIFI) in partnership with Local Authorities Ireland and is funded by IPB Insurance and the Department of Rural and Community Development. The Department of Rural and Community Development provides match funding for all funds raised by Social Innovation Fund Ireland,...

Small Business Saturday, December 2nd 2017

  • Thu 30 Nov, 2017
  • Business News
This Saturday, December 2nd is Small Business Saturday and we're asking the public to shop local and support retailers in Ireland. Small Business Saturday is a campaign that is supported and promoted by Retail Excellence, the largest retail representative body in Ireland. This is the fourth year of the Irish campaign which profiles small businesses and encourages consumers to shop locally and support jobs and enterprises in their respective...

Turning adversity into advantage: why 2018 is going to be the West of Ireland's big year

  • Mon 20 Nov, 2017
  • Business News
The West of Ireland is offering more and more families an escape from the pressures of Dublin with a lifestyle and career to match, according to the organisers of a major conference showcasing entrepreneurialism in the region.