Local Enterprise Offices offering multiple supports for business

The five Local Enterprise Offices of the South East are offering a range of supports and responses for businesses to help deal with the current crisis. Read more

VR Education’s Engage platform will help students affected by the pandemic.

Waterford-based VR Education has signed a deal with US company VictoryXR that will allow VR’s Engage platform to be used to help support students affected by the current coronavirus pandemic.

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Ireland South East ICT companies using innovation to fight Covid-19

Two Ireland South East tech companies are using their innovation capacity to help manage the Covid-19 crisis. Nearform are working with the HSE to develop a mobile tracing app for the disease. While Taoglas are using their IoT technology expertise to help manage crowd sizes and social distancing protocols. Read more

SEAM’s 3DWIT Centre making 3D printed face shields

The team at SEAM’s 3DWIT Centre have lent their expertise to the national fight against the Covid-19 outbreak by printing much required face shields for frontline workers. Read more

Top 5 tips to survive remote working during lockdown

Given that most people are working from home for the next few weeks, we thought it would be a good time to get some advice from our remote working expert Margaret Ahearne. Margaret lives in Kilkenny, is the Senior Product Manager with Hubspot, and has spent most of her career remote working. She has kindly given us her top 5 tips to survive our new working environment:

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Ireland South East in top 10 European Regions of the Future

The latest fDi magazine rankings endorse Ireland South East’s position as a European region of the future.

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New Ross N25 Bypass a Real Step Change in Creating a South East Regional Economy

The opening of the New Ross N25 Bypass is a real step change in the economic journey of the South East.

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Arvum Secure New York Deal to Double Turnover

Arvum has just struck a deal in New York that will double its €32m turnover and earn it $135m (€122m) over the next five years. Read more

640 Vacant Roles on Offer at Christmas Jobs Fair in Kilkenny

Over 980 people attended one of Ireland’s biggest job fairs of 2019 which was held in Kilkenny over the Christmas holidays.

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Science channel documentary details construction of New Ross bridge

A Science channel documentary series, “Building Giants”, has aired an episode that describes the construction of the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge that crosses the River Barrow at New Ross. Read more