Business

Delivery of infrastructure in the Mid-West must be a priority for next government – Ibec

With the general election campaign underway, Ibec, the group that represents business, is calling in its GE 2020 manifesto for…

4 months ago

Local authority environmental enforcement activities are increasing, but challenges remain in waste, farm and air quality inspections.

Local authorities increased environmental enforcement activities in 2018 and met their overall performance target. Further improvements are required in aspects…

4 months ago

End to beef protests at Cahir ABP will give us all some breathing space to assess – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said he welcomes the decision by the farmers engaged in peaceful protest outside the ABP…

8 months ago

ABP in Cahir announces another 100 temporary job losses

ABP, who's parent company makes €175,000 profit a day, has today announced that an additional 100 staff are to be…

8 months ago

GRAIN GROWERS NEED A STRONG PRICE

Speaking on the 3rd day of the Ploughing Championships, IFA President Joe Healy has called on grain merchants, co-ops and compound…

8 months ago

Record Numbers for Ladies Football Finals on TG4

TG4’s coverage of the TG4 Ladies Football Championships culminated yesterday with the live broadcast of the Junior, Intermediate and Senior…

8 months ago

Mechanism to rise beef base prices must be found before resolution takes place – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has again called on the Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed, to re-open talks aimed at ending…

8 months ago

Lowry appeals to protestors outside meat plants to stand down

Deputy Michael Lowry has appealed to protestors outside meat plants to stand down and withdraw pickets. This is necessary to…

8 months ago

CO-OPS HAVE QUESTIONS TO ANSWER QUESTIONS ON MILK PRICE DROPS

Speaking at the National Ploughing Championships, IFA National Dairy Committee Chairman Tom Phelan challenged co-ops to address farmers’ questions as…

8 months ago

TIME FOR FACTORIES TO OPEN AND STEP UP ON BASE PRICE

IFA President Joe Healy says that while base price was discussed at the talks at the weekend no price could…

8 months ago