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July 10th, 2013 @ 15:32

Shortlist for Chambers Ireland’s Tenth Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Awards Announced

Chambers Ireland has today announced the shortlist for the 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Awards. Celebrating their tenth year, the Awards continue to go from strength to strength with a record number of applications received this year. The Awards are partnered with Business in the Community Ireland, sponsored by BAM Contractors and run in association with the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government. The winners will be pr... [More]

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July 10th, 2013 @ 09:30

Positive Croke Park Report Provides Impetus for Further Reform

Chambers Ireland has said that the positive Croke Park report was a necessary requirement in getting the economy back on a sustainable footing and the Government must continue to secure the reforms needed to reduce costs and enhance flexibility. Speaking this afternoon, Seán Murphy, Chambers Ireland Deputy Chief Executive, said “This is a broadly positive report. The savings of €1.8 billion made since the Public Service Reform P... [More]

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June 26th, 2013 @ 10:53

SME Demand for Credit an Inflection Point to Aid Recovery

    Chambers Ireland has said that the Red C Report on the demand for credit by SMEs shows generally positive trends with a slight increase in the number of SMEs seeking credit. Speaking this morning, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot said, “The number of SMEs seeking credit and the number of loan applications approved in full are gradually rising in tandem with further stabilisation of the economy. Another positive to t... [More]

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June 25th, 2013 @ 12:34

Growth in Global Trade Continues but Concerns about access to Trade Finance for SMEs

    The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has today published a survey showing that despite a fall in growth in world trade in 2012 the market for trade finance shows signs of steady increase. The global survey entitled Rethinking Trade and Finance – An ICC Private Sector Development Perspective involved representatives of 260 banks in 112 countries. Ian Talbot, Secretary General of ICC Ireland, the national committee of the... [More]

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June 18th, 2013 @ 10:24

Credit Review Office: Raise Appeals Ceiling to €3 Million Now

    Chambers Ireland has welcomed the 11th report of the Credit Review Office (CRO) showing that since 2010, upheld appeals have resulted in €16.8 million credit being made available to SMEs and farms, protecting 1,297 jobs. Speaking this morning Ian Talbot, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive said, “244 cases have now been completed by the CRO with 135 of those decisions in favour of the borrower. While this is still a very sma... [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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