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As part of an attempt to create something tangible by matchmaking the needs of start-ups with the capabilities of universities, Bell Labs will be kicking off its IP Mash Up this month between 11-12 March, says Bell Labs’ programme manager, Alan Leddy.
Airbnb, the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company, announced today that it has started hiring for 200 new positions at its Dublin operation. To meet the needs of its growing community of hosts and guests, Airbnb has commenced hiring for the new positions across all functions including customer experience, human resources, finance, trust & safety and IT.
IDA Ireland today welcomed the formal launch of Metlife’s expanded European hub in Dublin. The IDA Ireland client company first set up a small operation in 2006 and now employs close to 300 people at its HQ on Hatch Street, Dublin 2, across a number of business activities.
IDA IRELAND, the government agency responsible for attracting inward investment, has announced ambitious targets to boost Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Ireland by over 40%, creating 80,000 new jobs in the economy over the next five years.
Horizon Pharma plc (NASDAQ: HZNP), a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients' lives by identifying, developing, acquiring and commercializing differentiated products that address unmet medical needs, announced that it has formally opened its new Global Corporate Headquarters in Dublin, located at Connaught House, Burlington Road in Dublin 4. The Company plans to add sixty highly skilled jobs at its headquarter facility over the next three years. The new recruits will fill positions in areas such as Research and Development, Supply Chain and Finance. Members of the Board of Directors and employees of Horizon Pharma were joined by the Taoiseach of Ireland, Mr. Enda Kenny TD and Mr. Martin Shanahan, CEO, IDA Ireland, during the celebration.
The Taoiseach, the Minister for Jobs and IDA Ireland, the foreign investment agency of the Irish Government, welcomes today’s significant announcement of a €850m data centre investment from Apple to be built and located in Athenry, Co Galway.
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Scientists from Trinity College Dublin (TCD) are making a name for themselves after they revealed they have discovered a ‘marvel’ molecule to aid in the non-invasive treatment of common inflammatory diseases.
Now that the Mars One mission candidate list has been whittled down to 100, Dr Joseph Roche is Ireland’s sole remaining candidate with dreams of being the first Irish Martian.