DETE Launches “Skills for Better Business” Initiative
Skills for Better Business is designed to help identify management and leadership development capabilities and skills.
Government Agrees to Extend Mandate of Local Enterprise Offices
Thousands more Irish companies will now be eligible for Government export grants to help strengthen Ireland’s indigenous SMEs.
Approval Granted for Temporary Business Energy Support Scheme
Leo Varadkar and Paschal Donohoe welcomed the European Commission State aid approval for the Temporary Business Energy Support Scheme.
NSAI Publishes Its Annual Report for 2021
The report highlights the wide scope of NSAI activities and achievements, certification and metrology.
Taskforce Convenes to Discuss Progress on Issues Related to SMEs
The SME Taskforce Group met to discuss a range of topics which benefit SMEs as well as the issues they are currently facing.
Government Launches Student Enterprise Programme for 2023
The Student Enterprise Programme relaunches for its 21st year with the addition of three new awards.
Local Enterprise Offices Launch "Sport to Start-Up" Programme for 2022
The Sport to Start-Up initiative allows full-time sportspeople to build entrepreneurship skills and transfer existing skills into a potential new business.
Consultation on Levy for Single-use Disposable Cups is Now Open
The consultations on draft regulations to introduce an environmental levy for single-use disposable cups are now open.
Skillnet Launches MentorsWork Initiative
MentorsWork is a 12-week business development programme that provides mentoring, training and support to SMEs across Ireland.
Enterprise Ireland Launches Investment Offer for Early-stage Start-ups
Up to €100,000 per business available under new ‘Pre-Seed Start Fund’.
New Supports for SMEs as Part of Budget 2023
Local Enterprise Offices welcome new supports and encourage small businesses to make contact.