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March 13th, 2013 @ 10:40

Tenth Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Awards Launched

Chambers Ireland today announced that nominations for the 2013 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards are open. Now in their tenth year, the Awards were launched by Aidan Cotter, CEO, Bord Bia, run in association with the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government, partnered by Business in the Community Ireland and kindly sponsored by BAM. The launch was kindly hosted by O2, winner of last year’s award for Outstanding A... [More]

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February 27th, 2013 @ 14:59

CORK MEET 2013 - APRIL 10-12

    CORK MEET 2013 is a 3-day International Business Networking Forum taking place in Cork, Ireland from 10-12 April at the Rochestown Park Hotel. This must attend event is open to Irish and international small and medium sized businesses from all sectors looking to expand into new markets or find a new partner. Each business will be offered up to 16 pre-scheduled one-to-one meetings with companies of their choice in a speed networking... [More]

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February 26th, 2013 @ 15:20

Thinking of starting a new Business?

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The GMIT Innovation in business Centre's (liBC) at Castlebar and Galway are now recruiting for the New Frontiers Entrepreurship Programme commencing in April 2013. Qualifying Entrepreneurs will receive €15,000.00 in funding from Enterprise Ireland (subject to satisfactory development reviews). The Best Emerging Company will receive an award valued at €10,000.00 sponsored by KPMG. Ideally applicants should: •Have an Innovative Idea ... [More]

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February 14th, 2013 @ 09:40

Retail Sales Index Shows Not Enough is Being Done to Stimulate Domestic Demand

Chambers Ireland has today called on Government to introduce proactive measures to stimulate and support domestic demand, including confirming a revised date for Budget day that is well in advance of the Christmas period, given Retail Sales Index figures that show a monthly volume index decrease of 0.1%. Speaking this morning, Seán Murphy, Chambers Ireland Deputy CEO said: “This is a disappointing set of results for the broader retai... [More]

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January 9th, 2013 @ 11:01

Exchequer Returns Indicate Lack of Bottom Line Cost Cutting

Chambers Ireland has today called on Government to take serious measures to cut public sector costs in 2013. Speaking this afternoon, Ian Talbot, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive, said “While recognising the Government’s achievements in meeting targets, vitally important in managing our recovery, today’s Exchequer Statement cannot hide the fact that Current Expenditure actually increased by €1.5 billion in 2012, with the De... [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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