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Trustev CEO, Pat Phelan. Image credit: Neil Danton.

Ireland’s Top Entrepreneurs on TV

From the poster boys of Ireland’s erupting tech scene to the heavyweights excelling in global and domestic markets, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year brings you The Entrepreneurs – an all-new documentary series that follows some of Ireland’s most successful entrepreneurs as they overcome fear, failure and adversity in pursuit of their ambitious visions. It starts […]

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Consumer and Competition Bodies to Merge

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD has announced that the National Consumer Agency and the Competition Authority will merge with effect from 31 October, with the aim of creating a new and more effective consumer watchdog. The new body will be known as the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, and the Minister confirmed that the […]

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Richard Bruton TD, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

Minister Bruton announces €75million second Development Capital Fund

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, today launched a €75 million fund under the Development Capital Scheme, to support established Irish companies targeting significant revenue and jobs growth through export markets. The development and roll out of the Scheme is a critical element in the Action Plan for Jobs. The BDO Development […]

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€125million Investment Fund Announced under Development Capital Scheme

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, has announced the establishment of a new fund of €125 million managed by MML Growth Capital Partners Ireland which will focus on investing in Irish SMEs. Enterprise Ireland has made a €25million commitment, under the Government’s Development Capital Scheme, to the first and final close […]

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Trustev Closes $3 Million Seed Funding Round

Irish startup Trustev has announced the closing of a $3 million seed funding round to finance the further development of its groundbreaking e-commerce security and online fraud protection technology. Participants include US venture capital fund Greycroft Partners, Mangrove Capital Partners, ACT Ventures, Telefonica and Enterprise Ireland. Since launching at TechCrunch Disrupt in New York City […]

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National Network of Technology Gateways is Launched

Minister for Research and Innovation, Seán Sherlock TD, is in Thomond Park Limerick this morning, to officially launch the Technology Gateways programme.  It’s a scheme designed to support Irish companies using research and development expertise provided within the Institutes of Technology.  The map shows the distribution of the 12 Gateways, located in 8 ITs, and […]

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Ennis Innovate Programme Launched

The Ennis Innovate programme is now accepting applications for its 2013 intake. Ennis Innovate is a support and incubation programme based in Ennis, Co. Clare and backed by NUI Galway, UL, Shannon Development, Clare County Council and Ennis Town Council and supported by partners Enterprise Ireland, Clare Local Development Company, Clare County Enterprise Board. Full […]

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Another Arrow in the Linux Quiver [Podcast #28]

Our guest this week is Paul Savage, SEO expert and Irishman abroad.  Paul lives and works in Munich, where he runs BlackDog.ie, an SEO consultancy business.  He’s a regular listener to technology.ie and after a twitter exchange with Michele he agreed to come on the show this week for a chat about Search Engine Optimisation. […]

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