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UK will NOT end freedom of movement on Brexit day according to Home Office

Many Media Outlets reported recently that the UK Home Office said on 19 August that "EU freedom of movement would end immediately in a no-deal Brexit". Since then, the Home ...
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InBusiness Summer Edition available online now

The Summer 2019 edition of InBusiness Magazine is available now! This issue features interviews with Iconic Offices CEO and founder Joe McGinley, winner of the Entrepreneur of the Year award ...
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Chambers Ireland congratulates Leaving Certificate Students receiving results today

Chambers Ireland congratulates the 58,000-plus students receiving their Leaving Certificate results today. Speaking this afternoon, Chambers Ireland chief executive Ian Talbot congratulated the students and wished them well on the ...
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Value-for-money Infrastructure and supply-side Housing measures at the heart of Chambers Ireland’s Pre-Budget Submission

Speaking this morning (13 August 2019) about Chambers Ireland’s Budget 2020 recommendations on Infrastructure and Housing, chief executive Ian Talbot emphasised that regardless of the economic uncertainties we face, Government ...
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Local Government Awards Shortlist showcases ingenuity and ambition

Chambers Ireland today revealed the shortlist for the Excellence in Local Government Awards 2019. In its 16th year, the Awards features a total of 22 Local Authorities shortlisted over 16 ...
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Brexit could impact every business in Ireland – Preparation is Critical

Reports today that in the last year the majority of SMEs have either postponed, or are reviewing, their investment plans highlights the impact of the Brexit negotiations on the Irish ...
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EUROCHAMBRES Women’s Network Survey on Female Entrepreneurs

Chambers Ireland is a member of the EUROCHAMBRES Women’s Network, which comprises of Chamber members/policy leaders from across the European Chamber network. The group is tasked with working on policy ...
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Phased Additional Unpaid Parental Leave Introduced

Last week, the Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan T.D., signed the Commencement Order for the Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2019. This has enabled working parents to apply for ...
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Export Industry Awards 2019

The applications for the Export Industry Awards organised by the Irish Exporters Association (IEA) are now open. The Export Industry Awards have been recognising the tremendous achievements of companies working ...
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Over €100m available under Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund

The Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund (DTIF) is a Project Ireland 2040 fund, operated through the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation. Last Friday another €100m was announced as being made ...
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Irish Water Launch Conservation Campaign

Irish Water is launching a water conservation campaign to encourage the public to use only what they need because of the economic and environmental cost of providing safe clean drinking ...
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Invitation to Climate Action Forum

The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment invites you to discuss the necessary actions on Climate Action locally and globally at the Climate Action Forum. This is part of ...
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Chambers Ireland emphasises how remote working can support Female Labour Participation as part of Future Jobs Ireland forum

Chambers Ireland welcomes this morning’s (18 July 2019) consultation on remote working hosted by Ministers Heather Humphreys and Richard Bruton as part of Future Jobs Ireland. As Ireland’s largest business ...
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Recently Negotiated Trade Deals

Please find attached two FAQ documents on the recently negotiated EU/Mercosur trade deal and the EU/Vietnam trade deal. The purpose of these documents is to provide information about these deals ...
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Cracking the Code for Funding

Meet and Code is funding digital and coding events of all kinds during EU Code Week from 5 - 20 October. Nonprofits can apply for a grant of €500 to ...
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Chamber Budget Dialogue Day

The annual Chamber Budget Dialogue Day will take place again this September over the course of the morning of the 25th September 2019 in the Merrion Hotel, Dublin. This event ...
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Final Decision on Non-Domestic Tariffs for Water Services Published

The Commission for Regulation of Utilities (CRU) has published its final decision on non-domestic tariffs for water services. The final paper detailing this decision can be accessed by clicking here ...
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Businesses must actively prepare for worst case Brexit scenario

Following yesterday's (9 July 2019) publication of the revised Brexit contingency action plan from the Irish Government, Ian Talbot, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive urges businesses to comprehensively review this latest ...
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CSR Awards 2019 Shortlist Announced

Chambers Ireland yesterday (8 July 2019) officially announced the shortlist for the 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards. Over seventy shortlisted projects across the fourteen award categories are recognised for ...
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Exchequer returns are positive but focus of Budget 2020 must be on delivery of infrastructure and housing commitments

Following publication of the June Fiscal Monitor, Chambers Ireland calls on Government to ensure that Budget 2020 delivers on commitments for investment in infrastructure. Speaking this evening Chambers Ireland Chief ...
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