This week’s announcement by Government of a plan for the next and final phase of the reopening of our communities and economy is a milestone in our response to COVID-19. It has been an extremely challenging 18+ months and in particular for those businesses and the employees who have been unable to trade in any meaningful way and have continued to be affected by the restrictions. The commitment and resilience shown across the business community through this pandemic must be commended.
Join us bright and early as Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Mr. Michael McGrath T.D discusses his role, the global economic landscape, his perspectives on a fruitful economic model for Ireland, and his vision for the development of Cork.
With a brief that cuts across all government departments and aspects of state led investment, the Minister holds a position that is nothing short of defining for our short and long term future.
This webinar will feature Fiona Kearney, Director, The Glucksman and Ailbhe Cunningham- TEST SITE, Kyrl’s Quay and will look to local examples of the New European Bauhaus concept in action - the European environmental, economic and cultural initiative launched in January 2021 which seeks to combine innovative design with concrete actions tackling climate change.
The purpose of this Certificate in Training Delivery & Evaluation Programme (Train the Trainer) is to provide you with the tools and techniques to effectively deliver, assess and evaluate your training programmes. You will gain practical experience and recognised certification as a trainer.
This course provides you with a foundation in professional project management principles. Based on the Project Management Institute’s Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, you will be taken through the entire project lifecycle and will be introduced to the knowledge areas needed to manage any project effectively.
This course is suitable for those who are currently using MS Excel regularly but may not have attended formal training recently or may never have attended the training. This online course is for those with a busy schedule and is adaptable to the challenges of every lifestyle.
Cork is now the second largest English speaking city region in the EU and has a diverse business community. We want to know how the EU relates to you, to business and to our city region to help shape our future.Contribute to our #CommunicatingEurope survey today.
The UK Government has announced that it will shortly introduce legislation that will enable CE marked goods to continue being placed on the British market until 1 January 2023.
The UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy will host a webinar on Tuesday 02 Sep 2021 at 2pm and will cover the new transitional measures and key actions businesses will need to take.
Jim Herlihy, Co-Chair of the San Francisco-Cork Sister City Committee, talks to Chamber CEO Conor Healy about Ireland’s response to Covid19, business & investment in Cork, attracting talent & the Hetch Hetchy water system in California! Hear the full Experience San Francisco podcast here.
The EU negotiates trade agreements on behalf of the member states – including Ireland. These agreements deal with preferential duty rates on the shipment of goods between the EU and countries around the world.
Irish Exporters are encouraged to evaluate what the different FTA's have to offer for them, as there is potential to expand their offerings.
We continue to support our members in the hospitality, tourism, leisure and retail sectors by enjoying staycations, relishing new gastro experiences, soaking up the atmosphere in the city, exploring the great outdoors and supporting local.