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September 4th, 2013 @ 10:22

Budget 2014 Must Not Impede Job Creation

Chambers Ireland has today called on the Government to maintain a stable job environment by not increasing any employment costs in the budget. Speaking this morning, Seán Murphy, Chambers Ireland Deputy Chief Executive, said “One of Budget 2014’s core priorities must be maintaining and increasing employment. We cannot afford to do anything to damage the recent positive momentum on the job market. Ireland is now in its third consecutive quarter o... [More]

September 3rd, 2013 @ 16:27

Spirit of Entrepreneurship Event Monday 16th September 2013 - St Mary's Hall, GMIT Castlebar

www.spiriteventwest.com 2.00pm - 5.00pm: This entrepreneurship event begins with FREE (pre booked) one to one business advice with mentors from Enterprise Ireland and Mayo County Enterprise Board - booking required for this as places are limited! This is then followed with IiBC client companies showcasing their products and services from 3.30pm - 5.30pm. The main event will commence at 5.30pm where you will witness the exclusive launch of... [More]

September 3rd, 2013 @ 12:31

Westport Food Festival, Sept 6-8th 2013

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Come to Westport this weekend to sample the finest culinary delights, learn new recipies or take a tasting tour. There’s something for everyone. Check out the programme of events: Westport Food Festival... [More]

September 2nd, 2013 @ 11:23

Best shops in Ireland: the shortlist - O'Reilly Turpin

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The shortlist for this year’s best shops in Ireland competition is testament to your love of local retailers. Almost every town in Ireland is represented, with some categories inspiring hundreds of responses. Locally sourced produce and Irish craft and design are really well represented in the shortlist, showing the appetite there is for investing in home grown talent. Three of the 10 categories originally listed – cafe/teashop; artisan food... [More]

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Allergan was established in Westport in 1977 and has repeatedly expanded over the last four decades, contributing significantly to the local economy.

The Westport facility is now the largest manufacturing plant within the company network, and it also has the largest number of Allergan staff in one location, outside of the company’s corporate headquarters.

In Ireland, our focus fosters deep engagement with medical specialists and we make it our business to listen closely to their needs so that together we can advance patient care. We combine this strategic focus with a diversified approach that enables us to follow our research and development into new specialty areas where unmet needs are significant.

In partnership with the medical community, we bring scientific excellence and rigour to deliver leading products that improve patient outcomes. We know we are successful when doctors and patients place their trust in our products and our company, when our employees excel and when our efforts make a meaningful difference in the lives of the patients and communities we serve.

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