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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.
Rory Mullen, West Coast Director, IDA Ireland blogs about hiring staff for IDA in California, the Irish Economy, and IDA Ireland performance over the last year.
SNP co-founder, Maureen Taylor, is sitting across from the leader of Google’s Dublin office celebrating the launch of our first global office in Ireland. She’d sat in a similar seat 10 years prior – just as the tech giant opened the doors to their own Dublin office.
Limerick woman reaching for the sky in atmospheric research. Irishwoman one of 7 tech superheroes to watch in 2015. TCD in European team to predict future solar flares. Viagogo Group to double workforce in Ireland with new operations centre in Limerick.
Irish start-up WholeWorldBand, are taking he world by storm with their free iPhone and iPad app that artists and brands can use to make and share videos.
Over 1,150 overseas companies have chosen Ireland as their strategic location in Europe
A European team of astronomers, including members from Trinity College Dublin (TCD) have won €2.5m of European Commission funding to create a solar storm forecasting service to lessen storms’ impact on Earth.
Dr Evelyn Freney is discovering how man-made and natural aerosol particles help to form clouds and affect our health.