Reduced VAT Rate Results In New Jobs In Laois

In Q1 2018 alone, 171,700 workers were employed directly in the Accommodation and Food Services sector and the total gross annual wage paid to those workers was €3.98 billion. In Q1 2018, it is estimated that 3,058 workers were employed directly in the Accommodation and Food Services sector in County Laois. Total employment in the Accommodation and […]

Reduced 9% VAT Rate results in 31,584 new jobs. Report by the Restaurant Association of Ireland

The Restaurants Association of Ireland (RAI) has published a report, entitled ‘9% VAT – Food, Tourism & Jobs – Rebuilding Ireland’s Economy’, highlighting the positive impact of the 9% VAT rate introduced in July 2011. Speaking about the launch of the report and the success of the reduced VAT rate, Adrian Cummins, Chief Executive of the […]

Laois man instrumental in creation of 50 jobs for Portarlington through connections with US company – Magni Group

A Portarlington man has been instrumental in the decision of a US company, The Magni Group, to set up an automotive coatings manufacturing and R&D facility in Portarlington, Co Laois.   The move will see The Magni Group create 50 jobs in the town in a multi-million euro investment over the next five years.  The […]

Distilled Media to create 20 new jobs before the end of 2012.

Distilled Media to create 20 new jobs before the end of 2012. [15th April 2012] Distilled Media, Ireland’s largest online publisher, has today announced they are to create 20 new jobs, growing their organisation to over 100 employees before the end of the year.   The group’s expansion is driven by some of Ireland’s most […]