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Ministers showcase Local Enterprise Offices and announce details of improved service for micro and small enterprises
Mon 20 May 2013 03:57 pm filed by admin - Business, Ireland
A new system of 31 Local Enterprise Offices aimed at delivering improved supports, in a better location, to more businesses, and ultimately create more jobs has been showcased by Ministers Bruton, Hogan andPerry. The existing
35 County and City Enterprise Boards will be phased out as part of the Government reform programme.
EU bans neonicotinoid pesticides to protect honey bees
Wed 1 May 2013 10:24 pm filed by admin - Environment, International
The EU has implemented a ban on neonicotinoid pesticides after studies revealed they were damaging to honey bees. The ban was agreed after France, Germany, Spain and 12 other countries voted Yes but Italy, the UK and six others voted No, while four countries, including Finland and Greece, abstained.