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Irish Water defers the introduction of new business charges to support businesses during the Covid 19 Emergency

Irish Water’s new non-domestic tariff framework for business customers is to be deferred as a result of the current Covid 19 emergency. The new framework which supports a new national

Message from Fáilte Ireland’s CEO

These are truly unprecedented times for the tourism sector across the board and the effects will be catastrophic for the industry. As we see more and more job losses and

COVID-19 Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme – Employer Eligibility and Supporting Proofs

On 24 March 2020, the Government announced measures to provide financial support to workers affected by the COVID-19 crisis. As part of these measures and building on the functionality developed

Chamber survey says 90% of Businesses experiencing Decline in Revenue – Unprecedented Economic Response Required

Chambers Ireland and our nationwide network of chambers has today (24 March 2020) published the results of a survey of its members, which seeks to quantify and highlight the impacts

Government action on Commercial Rates does not go far enough and more action may be required as crisis evolves, says Chambers Ireland

Earlier this week, Chambers Ireland and our nationwide network of chambers called on Government and all State bodies to be flexible and responsive to the needs of their business and economic

Ballina Chamber March and April events cancelled.

Ballina Chamber of Commerce has postponed all March and April training courses, workshops and events that they provide for its 150 plus business membership, in response to the announcement by

Minister Donohoe outlines further measures to support Individuals and businesses impacted by COVID-19

The Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure & Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., today (Wednesday) welcomed the ongoing work of the Central Bank of Ireland, Banking and Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI),

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Ireland’s first case of Coronavirus was confirmed on 29 February 2020. In addition to being a public health concern, the virus has the potential to cause disruptive impact to businesses.

Next Government must align with EU Strategy to Support SMEs, says Chambers Ireland

Chambers Ireland welcomes the publication by the European Commission of a new SME Strategy, with the goal of empowering small businesses to make the digital and the sustainable transition. Welcoming

Chambers Ireland joins Government, Trade Unions & Employer Bodies in shared National Effort to respond to COVID-19

Chambers Ireland has today issued the following joint statement with the Government, trade unions and other employer bodies. Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot said, “We are committed to showing

Minister Humphreys announces supports for businesses impacted by COVID-19

Tuesday, 10 March 2020 The Minister of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (DBEI), Heather Humphreys TD, today announced details on the package of supports she has put in place for businesses

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prepatory Actions

Following the confirmation of several cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) across the island of Ireland, please take the time to read this update via this link from the HSE on:  

Ballina St Patricks Day Parade Cancelled.

With news just breaking that the Cabinet Sub-Committee dealing with the Coronavirus has decided to cancel the St Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin, many parades around the country has followed