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Summer Programme kicks off at The Core

Young musicians aged 12 to 18 will have the opportunity ...
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Springboard courses at Athlone Institute of Technology

Athlone Institute of Technology is delighted to announce the following ...
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Our Time to Vote

The European and Local Elections will be taking place in ...
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Ballina Chamber hosts AEC Business Forum Seminar

In 2015 Chambers of Commerce and a group of Action ...
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Ballina Street Festival is announced for July 2019

On behalf of Ballina Chamber of Commerce we are delighted ...
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Press Release: Futureproof Broadband

A future-proofed accessible broadband network essential for 21st century economic ...
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Removal of ‘no-deal’ welcome, now is the time for constructive solutions -Chambers Ireland

Commenting this evening (13 March 2019) on the UK Parliament’s ...
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Statement by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar on latest developments on Brexit

Government Buildings, 12 March 2019 As you know, Prime Minister ...
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Expanded Business Mentoring Service Launched in Mayo

Today, 19th February 2019, the business community in Mayo helped ...
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Brexit and Certs of Origin- Chamber Update

*UPDATED* Brexit and Certs of Origin- Chamber Update No Deal ...
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Ballina famine movie wins Jury Prize at Athis-Mons Film Festival

Locally made short film "A Famine Portrait" has received the ...
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A Ballina Botanical Masterpiece … Paul Kirwin of Topline Archers

Two things scare me in life. The first is any ...
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Chamber AGM 2019

Date & Time: Date(s): 21st February 2019 Time: 7pm Venue: ...
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Major new employment laws to shake up Irish business

A new Act containing major employment law reforms comes into ...
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Brexit and Certs of Origin – Brexit Update

No Deal Scenario We recently received an update from colleagues ...
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LEO Mayo launched Business Advisory Clinics in Ballina this Spring Summer

Local Enterprise Office Mayo launches Business Advisory Clinics in Ballina.

Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Mayo has teamed up with Ballina ...
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ARTIST USES €10K TO FISH FOR KNOWLEDGE IN THE DIGITAL SOCIETY

In Mayo this Autumn , the Ballina Arts Centre hosts ...
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Uncertainty prevails in vote against Orderly Withdrawal

Press Release 15 January 2019 Uncertainty prevails in vote against ...
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Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade – Back for Business Initiative

Following a successful pilot, the Department of Foreign Affairs and ...
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Local Enterprise Office Mayo

Local Enterprise Office Mayo Spring Summer training Schedule launched for 2019

Training courses offered by Mayo LEO Everyone in business is ...
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Brexit: European Commission’s “no-deal” Contingency Action Plan for Businesses

PRESS RELEASE: Brussels, 19 December 2018 The United Kingdom will ...
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3.2m government funding for Ballina’s 18th Century Military Barracks.

€3.2m government funding under the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund ...
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N26 Roadworks into Ballina Co Mayo

Ballina Chamber of Commerce has made representation on behalf of ...
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Ballina Lions Club Famine Exhibition

Famine Exhibition opens in Ballina Co. Mayo on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

Ballina Lions Club are proud to announce details of their ...
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Ballina Chamber hosts Employers and Pensions Seminar

Ballina Chamber of Commerce is delighted to be hosting an Employers ...
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Chamber Ire Budget

Budget 2019 : Chambers Ireland review

"Government’s chosen path for Budget 2019 will produce long term ...
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Budget Highlights 2019

Budget 2019 was presented yesterday and was the first Budget ...
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New Cycle of ACORNS – Support scheme for Female Entrepreneurs

ACORNS (Accelerating the Creation of Rural Nascent Start-ups), focuses on ...
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Making Historic Towns along the Atlantic Economic Corridor (AEC)

Save the Date – Making Historic Towns along the Atlantic ...
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Other Voices Ballina along the Wild Atlantic way

On Friday September 28th and Saturday September 29th, 2018, the ...
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‘Exchequer Returns’ signal importance of prudence in Budget 2019

Press Release Exchequer Returns signal importance of prudence in Budget ...
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Get ready for Food Fleadh Ballina

Food Fleadh Ballina, Co Mayo makes a welcome return for its ...
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Ballycroy National Park Receives €2.1 million Funding

Fáilte Ireland has announced funding approval for a €2.1m 56km ...
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Excellence in Local Government Awards 2018 shortlist Revealed

Awards Shortlist reveals wide-ranging work at local level across Ireland  ...
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Atlantic Rhythm show Tradbeats set to wow tourists visiting Mayo

Fresh from their phenomenal run on TV3’s Ireland’s Got Talent, ...
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Hugh Rouse President of Ballina Chamber of Commerce speaks with MWR during Festival week in Ballina Co Mayo

Ballina Chamber meets with An Taoiseach and Heads of Government bodies this July.

Ballina Chamber of Commerce has never been so busy, and ...
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Chambers Ireland welcomes green-light for EU-Japan Trade Deal

Chambers Ireland welcomes the news that the EU and Japan ...
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Ballina Salmon Festival FREE Kids Events along the Wild Atlantic Way

Ballina Salmon Festival kicks off, 8th - 15th July featuring ...
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Mayo Business Awards 2018

2018 Mayo Business Awards Applications are now OPEN

The Mayo Business Awards are a cross community initiative supported ...
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Lady of the Moy, Kate-Leigh Farrell promotes North Mayo along the Wild Atlantic Way

UCD Geography Society October 5, 2017  - This week marks ...
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Brexit Preparedness Notices

Department of Business, Enterprise & Innovation – Brexit Preparedness Notices ...
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Ballina Co Mayo Photo by Steve Rogers

Ballina Crowned “Ireland’s Best Kept Large Town out the of the 32 Counties of Ireland in 2018″

Ballina has been crowned “Ireland’s Best Kept Large Town 2018”.  ...
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Teenage entrepreneurs from Mayo swop the classroom for Connemara

Seventeen teenage entrepreneurs, including six from Mayo, are swopping the ...
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Brexit Negotiations Begin - Round One

Department of Business, Enterprise & Innovation – Brexit Preparedness Notices

Efforts are currently underway to reach an agreement to ensure ...
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Other Voices plays Ballina this September 2018

Other Voices Ballina Co Mayo September 28th & 29th, 2018

On Friday September 28th and Saturday September 29th, 2018, the ...
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InterTradeIreland in partnership with the Office of Government Procurement, Enterprise Ireland, Ibec, SFA, ISME, CIF and Chambers Ireland

Selling to Government – Introduction – Breakfast Briefing

InterTradeIreland in partnership with the Office of Government Procurement, Enterprise ...
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Ryan is presented with a Hamper of Goodies from ballina and North Mayo

Tubs comes to Ballina Co Mayo along the Wild Atlantic Way

So Ryan Tubridy has just finished a live broadcast in ...
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Chambers Ireland welcomes the launch of Project Ireland 2040 funds

Chambers Ireland today, welcomed the launch of the €4 billion ...
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Brave Mayo Famine Girls sent to Australia to be Remembered

The resilience and courage of c 140 girls from four ...
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Ballina Chamber of Commerce Launches Shop Local Campaign 2018

Ballina Chamber launches Shop Local Campaign

Shift the balance 'in favour of ‘the home team’ by switching ...
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Europe Day is a celebration and reminder of the importance of Ireland’s EU membership

Commenting on today’s (9 May 2018) Europe Day celebrations, Ian ...
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GDPR workshop Ballina Chamber of Commerce

Get GDPR ready with Ballina Chamber of Commerce

Data protection applies to every business - it can be ...
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Ballina Chamber provides Tradecert and Certs of Origin services to Businesses

Ballina Chamber provides Export Documentation to National and International Businesses

Export Documentation Some countries request a Certificate of Origin with ...
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COCA-COLA PROPOSES TRANSFER OF CONCENTRATE MANUFACTURING FROM ATHY TO BALLINA

Press Release  2 May 2018 from Coke - Cola Coca-Cola ...
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Broadhaven Irish Tours is ready for the new season!

Broadhaven Irish Tours; a combination of local knowledge, exclusive Irish ...
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Mayo County Development Plan 2020 – 2026 – Have Your Say!

**HAVE YOUR SAY** The preparation of a new County Development ...
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Enterprise Ireland: Regional Enterprise Development Fund opportunity

Enterprise Ireland’s Regional Enterprise Development Fund will support major new ...
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Jobs in Ballina Co Mayo

Dillon’s Bar & Restaurants Full time chef required to join ...
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – are you prepared?

New legislation is coming, deadline is May 25th 2018, are ...
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St Marys Secondary School Ballina wins Mayo County Student Enterprise Awards

Student Enterprise Awards County Final 2018

The Student Enterprise Programme County Final 2018 took place in ...
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Diversity & Inclusion key to successful CSR in Irish Business

Earlier this month, Chambers Ireland officially launched the Corporate Social ...
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Ballina Co Mayo Photo by Steve Rogers

Ballina Public Realm Plan

Ballina Public Realm Plan Consultation Boards ‌Mayo County Council, with ...
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‘Our World Our Lives’ opens as part of Áthas Ballina Children’s Art Festival

Every year Ballinglen Arts Foundation invites approximately 20 Mayo and ...
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Irish Water investing €19m In Mayo Area

Irish Water investing €19m to end discharge of untreated wastewater ...
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Active Communities Network was awarded the prestigious ‘Sport For Good’ award.

ACTIVE Communities Network An organisation which uses sport to help ...
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Diversity & Inclusion key to successful CSR in Irish Business

Chambers Ireland today (6 March 2018) launched the Corporate Social ...
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Ballina Chamber of Commerce elects new Chamber President

Hugh Rouse of Rouse Insurance  has been elected as the new ...
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Chambers Ireland welcomes publication of draft legal text of the UK Withdrawal Agreement

Chambers Ireland today (28 February 2018) welcomes the publication of the ...
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Ballina Co Mayo Photo by Steve Rogers

IDA Ireland launches ‘Invest in Mayo’

Castlebar, Mayo - February 8th 2018 - IDA Ireland has launched ...
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Chambers Ireland welcomes establishment of new Working Group to examine USC-PRSI merge

Chambers Ireland welcomes establishment of new Working Group to examine USC-PRSI merge

Chambers Ireland today (6 February 2018) welcomed the announcement by Minister Paschal ...
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Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe

Chambers Ireland welcomes strong Exchequer returns

Commenting on today’s (2 February 2018) announcement of the Exchequer surplus ...
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Its the Season Of Love in Ballina

Each year on February 14th, many people exchange cards, candy, ...
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Happy Christmas to all our members!

Chamber President Paul Regan would like to extend the warmest ...
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Golden Rules Safe Online Shopping

The Internet provides a safe and convenient forum for people ...
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Shop Local, Pearse St, Ballina, Co Mayo

Buy Shop Local Gift Vouchers and help keep money local this Christmas!

Commenting on the announcement that there are now over 40 ...
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Ballina Chamber launches new Brand

Ballina Chamber, as a member of the Chambers Ireland network, ...
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More to Europe than Brexit

Irish Chambers Meet EU Senior Officials to Discuss Priorities for ...
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Connolly Motors Group puts Ballina on the map

Written by Gabrielle Monaghan, Sunday Indo Business October 23 2017 ...
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Local woman is launching Facebook marketing book

Enniscrone native, Louise McDonnell, has issued an open invitation to ...
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Highlights of Budget 2017 —- How was it for YOU ???

Another Year Another Budget ------- Good points, Bad Points and ...
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Jack Fenn’s Courtyard Opens @Belleek Castle

Great news for Ballina as a brand new foodie destination set ...
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A Stroll back in Time

Hotels in Ballina The Irish Tourist Association conducted a survey ...
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Excellent Work Undertaken by Local Authorities Highlighted In Awards Shortlist

Chambers Ireland announced the shortlist for the Excellence in Local ...
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Crockets on the Quay Ballina, Co Mayo along the wild atlantic way

Old favourite re-opens under new management; Crockets on the Quay, Ballina Co Mayo

Crockets on the Quay, one of Ballina's iconic pubs reopened ...
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Affordable Childcare is Good for Families and Good for Business

Affordable Childcare is Good for Families and Good for Business

Commenting on the launch of the Government’s ‘It Starts Now’ ...
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Back of the Boxes at the River Moy, Ballina Co Mayo along the Wild Atlantic Way

IFI Ballina Western River Basin District Angling report

Salmon Angling - weeks ending 23rd & 30th July 2017 River ...
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Ballina Manor Hotel, Ballina Co Mayo along the Wild Atlantic Way

New bar reopens in the heart of Ballina town

Ballina has always had a great reputation for quality night ...
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Broken Jug Ballina Co Mayo along the Wild Atlantic Way

Competition heats up for Mayo’s favourite carvery venues

The Great Carvery of the Year competition has reached one ...
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New Driving Test Center opens in Ballina

The Official Opening of the New Permanent Driver Theory Test ...
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conclusion of EU-Japan Trade Negotiations

Chambers Ireland Welcomes the Conclusion of EU-Japan Trade Negotiations

Chambers Ireland today (6 July 2017) welcomes the news of ...
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Chambers Ireland Pre-budget submission

Chambers Ireland June Newsletter

Chief Executive's Welcome This month we entered into Budget 2018 ...
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Chambers Ireland Pre-Budget Submission Calls for Increased Infrastructure Investment

Budget 2018 Cannot be Brexit-Proofed but Measures Needed to Mitigate ...
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