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New Research Reveals The Rise of the ‘Work from Anywhere’ Culture

July 30, 2021 · Leave a Comment 

Over 90% of Ireland’s workforce dream of leaving traditional offices behind for more scenic work environments Samsung Ireland reveals how technology plays an integral role in the future of remote work culture Key survey findings: Over 75% say they would favour working for an employer that offers remote workingOver 80% reveal that the ability to work from anywhere provides better job satisfactionCliffs of Moher is the top dream remote work location (15%), followed by Ring of Kerry (14%), Dingle Peninsula (12.6%), The Aran Islands (11%) and West Cork (10%)45% say that a portable and easy-to-carry... [Read the full story]

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Unwrapping Ireland’s food waste: Bread is Ireland’s most wasted food, with 41% of people reporting they throw away bread

October 2, 2020 · Comments Off on Unwrapping Ireland’s food waste: Bread is Ireland’s most wasted food, with 41% of people reporting they throw away bread 

Food waste is an issue of high concern for Irish people and they are willing to take action.Main reasons for waste are food passing its Use-By date and forgetting to eat leftovers in time. After bread; vegetables, fruit and salad are the foods that are thrown out most often in the home.During the Covid-19 lockdown, 29% of people reported wasting less food. Ireland has committed to halving food waste by 2030 which requires a strong response along every step of the food chain from farm to fork. New findings from an EPA survey, show food waste is a high priority in Irish households,... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

TG4 to broadcast the BFI’s See Yourself on Screen Challenge for a second year calling on 4-18 year olds to create TV shows for the future

June 10, 2021 · Comments Off on TG4 to broadcast the BFI’s See Yourself on Screen Challenge for a second year calling on 4-18 year olds to create TV shows for the future 

The BFI has today unveiled their second See Yourself On Screen Challenge (SYOS), calling on young people aged 4-18 from across the UK and Ireland to create their own idea for a mini-TV show for the future, with winners seeing their show made with the help of a team of professionals and premiere on national television. Backed by TV personality and star judge Konnie Huq, winners will be paired with a celebrity mentor per channel who will help them bring their idea to life, before their short airs on a broadcaster later this year. TG4 is the Irish broadcaster participating in the iniative. Entries... [Read the full story]

Events

Bealtaine Festival brings arts celebrations to nursing homes this Friday

May 20, 2021 · Comments Off on Bealtaine Festival brings arts celebrations to nursing homes this Friday 

Nursing homes will be celebrating the creative talents of residents this coming Friday, 21st May, through the inaugural National Arts in Nursing Homes Day. The initiative is part of Age & Opportunity’s Bealtaine Festival and is taking place in partnership with Nursing Homes Ireland. Anne O’Loughlin Brown Nursing home residents have been busy creating artworks to display as part of exhibitions that will be taking place to collectively celebrate the artistic talents of nursing home residents and the intrinsic role the arts achieve in providing health and therapeutic benefits to... [Read the full story]

Sport

Summer up and running as Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps underway

July 1, 2021 · Comments Off on Summer up and running as Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps underway 

Kilkenny camogie star, Grace Walsh was on hand with local kids in Bruff GAA Club, Limerick to mark the first day of this year’s Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps with numbers of over 130,000 expected to attend across 1,242 camps the length and breadth of the country. The 2021 Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps offers children a healthy, fun and safe summer outdoor activity at locations nationwide, and will continue until the end of August. Following the successful health and safety measures from last year, similar guidelines will be implemented and built on again. Despite unprecedented demand for this year’s... [Read the full story]

Business

€625,000 funding opportunity for innovative Irish businesses in the Circular Economy

June 17, 2021 · Comments Off on €625,000 funding opportunity for innovative Irish businesses in the Circular Economy 

 The EPA’s Green Enterprise: Innovation for a Circular Economy fund worth €625,000 is now open for applications.Applications for project funding in the range of €50k to €100k are invited, to support Irish businesses develop circular solutions in product and service design, production, distribution, use of resources – including raw materials and waste reduction.The fund is aimed at business-ready innovative projects targeting the areas of food; plastic; construction and demolition waste; and resources & raw materials.Circular business models contribute to a climate-neutral,... [Read the full story]

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New Research Reveals The Rise of the ‘Work from Anywhere’ Culture

Over 90% of Ireland’s workforce dream of leaving traditional offices behind for more scenic work environments Samsung Ireland reveals how technology plays an integral role in the future of remote work culture Key survey findings: Over 75% say they would favour working for an employer that offers remote...

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Ireland’s ambitious Climate Act signed into law

The journey to Net Zero emissions has begun The Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD, has welcomed the signature by the President today of the Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021. Ireland is now on a legally binding path to net-Zero emissions no later...

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Irish Travel Agents Association welcome reopening of international travel on Monday 19th July

The Association has stated that the swift rollout of EU Digital COVID Certificates will help to restart the travel and aviation industry.  The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) have welcomed the reopening of international travel on Monday 19th of July with the rollout of EU Digital COVID Certificate,...

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Summer up and running as Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps underway

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Over 90% of Ireland’s workforce dream of leaving traditional offices behind for...


Ireland’s ambitious Climate Act signed into law

The journey to Net Zero emissions has begun The Minister for the Environment,...


Irish Travel Agents Association welcome reopening of international travel on Monday 19th July

The Association has stated that the swift rollout of EU Digital COVID Certificates...


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