Practice News

Irish firms top the most highly regarded organisations in Ireland

An Post, Kerry Group and Bord Bia have topped the Ireland RepTrak 2017 study of the most highly regarded organisations in Ireland. Aldi, Lidl, Google, Boots, Tourism Ireland, Aer Lingus, and Super Valu make up the remaining top ten positions. The results are based on the perceptions of more than 4,500 respondents who completed The […]

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Kelliher O’Shea Employment Law Seminar

Kevin Callan (Barrister and guest speaker); Tom O’Shea (Kelliher O’Shea); James Kelliher (Kelliher O’Shea) and John Paul Breheny (Peninsula); Photo Joe Hanley On Thursday 25th February Kelliher O’Shea, Chartered Accountants, hosted a two hour seminar in the River Island Hotel in Castleisland for business owners in conjunction with Peninsula Business Services. The presentation provided by

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Wexford company Taoglas opens ‘first of its kind’ $2m facility in San Diego

The new facility, which is the first of its kind in North America, will offer device designers and manufacturers a fully equipped design and testing location.

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Stocks, commodity currencies slide as oil falls back below $30

World stocks were set for a third straight week of losses on Friday and commodity currencies took another drubbing as oil prices fell back below $30, keeping alive concerns about global growth.

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Register for commercial property to track prices

NAMA and the Central Bank are to co-fund the development of a commercial property statistical system to provide a comprehensive database on what’s going on in the sector.

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Calls for energy price cuts

Energy companies have been urged to cut their prices to reflect the collapse in wholesale costs.

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Six resolutions to keep your money on the sunny side in the new year

The new year could be one of the best years in a long time for your finances. The economy appears to be picking up – and the tax cuts announced in the latest Budget will soon be flowing into your pay packet.

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Castleisland Company Law Seminar

On Wednesday 11th March Kelliher O’Shea, Chartered Accountants, hosted a two hour seminar in the River Island Hotel in Castleisland for company directors and professionals which provided them with an informative and succinct overview of the new Companies Act 2014 which will replace the existing Companies Act 1963 to 2014 from 1st June 2015. The

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State hopes to get bailout cash back from main banks

The State could eventually recoup all the cash used to bail out AIB, Bank of Ireland and Permanent TSB, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has said. This would leave the €35 billion cost of bailing out Anglo and Irish Nationwide as the final cash cost to the exchequer from the banking collapse. The Department of

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Euro languishes near nine-year low before US jobs data

The euro wallowed near a nine-year low as speculation grew that the European Central Bank will embark on quantitative easing soon and US jobs data will be good enough to cement the case for a rate hike by the Federal Reserve. ECB president Mario Draghi said the bank’s governing council stands ready to take unconventional

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