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Minister Nash launches Consultation Process on legislating for all public bodies (excluding Commercial semi-State bodies) to pay suppliers within 15 days

Proposal to halve the statutory payment terms of all public sector bodies in order to encourage prompt payment culture

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Minister Nash announces second round of ID2015 International Trade Fund

Irish Design 2015 open call to provide financial support to design-led Irish companies in participating in trade events overseas

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Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Report published

High level of growth aspiration among Irish entrepreneurs

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New state-of-the-art Distillery, Craft Breweryand Visitor Centre to open in Drogheda in 2016

Whiskey and Gin artisan distillery will house the new Boyne Brewhouse craft brewery and bring over 80 new jobs to the local area

Upcoming Events

The Startup Gathering

More than 50 events showcased over 5 days in 5 cities to promote Ireland’s start-up sector to over 15,000 people worldwide from Oct 5-9th.

Minister Nash invites companies to attend Living Wage Forum

One day conference to explore the introduction of a Living Wage Campaign to Ireland. Employers, trade unions, workers, civil society groups and other interested parties are being invited to register their interest in attending the Forum.


Launch of TTIP impact in Ireland study

View launch of the TTIP impact in Ireland study event in Dublin Castle

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IR Bill delivers on key commitments to improve working conditions

SPEECH BY GED NASH TD Minister for Business and Employment

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