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November 26th, 2012 @ 16:19

AIB Initiative a Spur to Business Lending

Chambers Ireland has today welcomed the announcement by AIB of a new initiative to speed up SME loan decisions up to €25,000 for its customers. Speaking this afternoon, Ian Talbot, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive, said “This new process can act as a spur to small business lending. It is essential that small business owners are aware of all the schemes on offer to provide much needed funding. The devolution of authority to approve such... [More]

November 20th, 2012 @ 12:37

Sick Pay Proposals Will Cost Jobs

Chambers Ireland has today reiterated its call for the Government not to increase the cost of employment by transferring the cost of sick pay onto employers or raising PRSI in Budget 2013. Speaking this morning, Ian Talbot, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive said, “Transferring the cost of sick pay onto employers will do nothing more than damage employment. The Minister for Social Protection states that this move could save her Department &eu... [More]

November 14th, 2012 @ 12:09

Reform the Health Insurance Market to Generate Savings Throughout the Health Sector

Evidence from Private Hospitals Shows the Benefits of Competition Chambers Ireland has called for wide-ranging reforms to Ireland’s private health insurance market. This is particularly relevant given that discussion is scheduled to take place today in the Dáil on the Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill. Speaking this morning on the release the White Paper, “How the Private Health Insurance Market can Drive Reform of the Health S... [More]

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November 13th, 2012 @ 10:49

Westport Shop n' Spraoi 14th, 15th, 16th of December

It's just one month until our annual Westport Shop n' Spraoi christmas market. We have a great variety of handcrafted gifts and artisan foods on offer. From jewellery to handbags, handmade dolls to cosy woollens, wooden carvings to tasty chocolates, there's something for all the family. Treat yourself to a christmas to remember. Santa will be there will some of his disney friends, as well as the magical fairy. Music and dancing will be on the liv... [More]

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November 6th, 2012 @ 09:30

Live Register Figures Indicate Ongoing Stabilisation

Chambers Ireland has today said that the latest CSO figures indicating that the standardised rate of unemployment remained unchanged at 14.8% in October 2012 when compared with September 2012 indicates further stabilisation in the economy. Speaking this morning, Seán Murphy, Chambers Ireland Deputy Chief Executive said, “While the rate of standardised unemployment is still too high the fact that it has remained relatively steady this... [More]

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Hotel Westport is a 4 Star family owned hotel, nestled in 7 acres of beautiful woodland in the heart of the heritage town of Westport in County Mayo on the stunning West Coast of Ireland. At Hotel Westport, you'll discover a uniquely friendly, comfortable and stylish hotel abounding in warmth and relaxation and this has been duly recognised with a flurry of awards over the last number of years.

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