The Agora Companies create 135 new jobs in Ireland South East

The Agora Companies, the global publishing consortium, celebrated 20 years in Ireland South East today and announced 135 additional jobs in its offices which house a publishing company, technology services centre and customer support centre in Woodlock House, Portlaw, Co. Waterford as well as Confederation House in Waterford City. Read more

WIT to play a central role in the digital transformation of the agri-food sector in Europe.

The first of nine European regional clusters was launched today which will act as a one-stop-shop for two million farmers across the EU and the agri-food industry to access agri tech research and supports.

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€350 million Enniscorthy bypass will ‘utterly transform’ town

Long tailbacks in Enniscorthy in the heart of Co Wexford are set to become a thing of the past as locals finally welcome the opening on Thursday of a 26km bypass.

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Work continues on Wexford County Council’s ambitious €15 million Trinity Wharf development off Trinity Street

Works are continuing behind the scenes on Wexford County Council’s ambitious €15 million Trinity Wharf development off Trinity Street. Read more

South East Greenway will connect New Ross to Dungarvan

The opening of a 24km greenway walking and cycling route to Waterford has taken a massive step forward after the government announced €8m in funding for the project.
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Industry Leaders Launch Cluster to Promote Engineering in Ireland South East

Engineering the South East was launched in Wexford today with a mission to see companies working together to address skills needs, promote careers in engineering and advance the engineering capabilities of the region. Read more

Waterford Airport secures €12m investment to extend runway

Transport Minister Shane Ross today announced a plan to inject €5m of central government money to extend the runway at Waterford Airport. Read more

€30 million Precision Agriculture Centre of Excellence announced for Kilkenny, Ireland South East

A €30 million Precision Agriculture Centre of Excellence (PACE) for Kilkenny has been unveiled. Read more

Allstate Sales Group Inc. (ASG) to establish software development & CAD support centres creating 100 jobs in Ireland South East

Allstate Sales Group Inc. (ASG), a provider of turnkey engineering and construction services to the telecommunications industry today announced it is to establish software development and CAD support centres in Ireland, at locations in Waterford and Sligo, creating 200 new jobs over the three years in each location. It is the company’s first operations outside the US. Read more

South East keeps pace with State’s record employment growth according to latest Labour Force Survey

The South East is keeping pace with the State’s phenomenal jobs growth, the latest labour force survey by the Central Statistics Office shows. Read more