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Tech jobs boost for Dundalk, Dublin
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Tech jobs boost for Dundalk, Dublin
By Sean Lehane EBay has announced the creation of 450 new jobs in Dundalk, County Louth. Last year a subsidiary of eBay, PayPal, announced the crea...
Green light for blue link
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Green light for blue link
By Irish Echo Staff Aer Lingus has signed a code-share agreement with JetBlue Airways and the deal will soon mean that Aer Lingus Ireland-bound pas...
Ireland is an animation nation
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Ireland is an animation nation
Competitive Edge Maura Kelly "There are a lot of exciting companies in Ireland quietly innovating and they fly under the radar screen," said Michae...
O'Leary hopeful in takeover bid
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O'Leary hopeful in takeover bid
By Irish Echo Staff Michael O'Leary is hoping regulators will make a "positive decision" by the end of February with regard to Ryanair's bid to buy...
Fairfield beckoned for Brian
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Fairfield beckoned for Brian
By Irish Echo Staff letters@irishecho.com Limerick native Brian Devenny packed his backs and headed for business school, not down the road, but acr...
Ryanair is pressing bid for Aer Lingus
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Ryanair is pressing bid for Aer Lingus
By Irish Echo Staff letters@irishecho.com Ryanair is not flying into the blue yonder with regard to its bid to take over Aer Lingus. Far from it. R...
Broadsheets trimmed, terminated in 2012
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Broadsheets trimmed, terminated in 2012
By Irish Echo Staff The Irish Times lost an inch in width, the Irish Independent bid adieu to its broadsheet version and now sells only as a tabloi...
McPherson takes up new post
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McPherson takes up new post
CALDWELL, NJ --- Millennium Strategies has announced that Bernadette P. McPherson, Esq. will be joining the firm as the Senior Vice President of Ma...
Irish presidency offers realism, optimism
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Irish presidency offers realism, optimism
By Paul Ainsworth IRELAND'S stewardship of the European Union presidency will focus on economic issues, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has stated. The Repu...
LUAS to be extended, integrated
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LUAS to be extended, integrated
Work on constructing an extension to the LUAS train/tram line in Dublin is to begin next May. The Irish government has approved the updated busines...
Rudy rules for Dublin?
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Rudy rules for Dublin?
By Paul Ainsworth AN up market area of Dublin is seeking to phase out "undesirable" businesses, including sex shops, lap-dancing clubs and fast foo...
Before Gathering, a pause
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Before Gathering, a pause
While hopes are high that "The Gathering 2013" will provide a significant boost to the number of people visiting Ireland, the year to date has been...