Free Webinar for Kerry’s Retail Sector this Wednesday Afternoon

Free Webinar for Kerry’s Retail Sector this Wednesday Afternoon

Kerry County Council will host a free information webinar this Wednesday for the retail trade in Kerry. The webinar will provide advice and updates on the impact of the phased easing of the COVID-19 restrictions on the retail sector in the county. The webinar will be addressed by the Chief Executive Officer of Retail Excellence…

Council Publishes Assessment of Covid-19 Impact on Kerry Economy

Council Publishes Assessment of Covid-19 Impact on Kerry Economy

Kerry County Council has published a comprehensive assessment of the anticipated economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on County Kerry. It shows: an anticipated €1bn impact on Kerry incomes in 2020; Research and data will inform recovery policies and initiatives with all sectors working with the council on economic recovery. Recovery in The Months and…

New Helpline for Kerry Businesses Impacted by Covid-19 Emergency

New Helpline for Kerry Businesses Impacted by Covid-19 Emergency

A new inter-agency group has been established in Kerry to provide support and advice to businesses during the COVID-19 public health emergency. The group is launching a new business support helpline which will be available to anyone in the retail, tourism, manufacturing, constructions, services and other industries as a source of information and advice. Inter…

Island Point IT Hub – Hoisting the Flag for Castleisland’s Future

Island Point IT Hub – Hoisting the Flag for Castleisland’s Future

  Tides turn, winds change and dark becomes light in a constantly revolving cycle. If there was to be a shared philosophy amongst the gathering at the recent launch of Castleisland’s new IT base Island Point, the line above wouldn’t be far off the mark. Cllr. Bobby O’Connell (FG) knows well and acknowledges that there’s…

Pres Entrepreneurs Hoping to Double on Camán Success

Pres Entrepreneurs Hoping to Double on Camán Success

Presentation Castleisland held its annual Student Enterprise School Final and Christmas Carol Service in St. John’s Hall just before Christmas. On the day, 11 First Year Enterprises were on display and one Second Year Enterprise. “A total of 45 students took part in this year’s programme and two prizes in the first year category and…

Artists’ Invite from KCC/Creative Ireland and Enterprise Office

Artists’ Invite from KCC/Creative Ireland and Enterprise Office

Creative Ireland Kerry at the Arts Office at Kerry County Council has announced a collaboration with Local Enterprise Office Kerry which will support visual artists in the county. The Bianconi Inn Taking place at The Bianconi Inn, Annadale Road, Dromavally, Killorglin on May 23rd and 24th, a professional facilitator has been engaged to offer support…

Search on for Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneurs of 2018

Search on for Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneurs of 2018

Kerry County Council Local Enterprise Office has announced that a €50,000 county investment fund is available under the Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneurs (IBYE) programme. The programme is run by over 30 Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs), including the Kerry office. The programme has the support of the Department of Enterprise and Innovation with Enterprise Ireland. Open…