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British Irish Chamber of Commerce welcomes Budget 2018 but feels further work is needed if Ireland is to survive the uncertain period ahead

British Irish Chamber of Commerce welcomes Budget 2018 but feels further work is needed if Ireland is to survive the uncertain period ahead PRESIDENT EOIN O’NEILL: “We are facing one of the biggest economic challenges of this generation and while some prudence is necessary, we must also be brave and put forward big ideas to […]

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce urges Government to use every policy lever to support Culture, Arts, Sports and Tourism Sectors

Policy paper centres on enhancing competitiveness, supporting connectivity and driving opportunity 6th October 2017: In the last in its series of policy papers published today, the British Irish Chamber of Commerce has urged the Irish Government to use every policy lever available to support the culture, arts, sports and tourism (CAST) sectors through Brexit uncertainty […]

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Briefing by Ireland’s bid team for the European Medicines Agency (EMA)

On Monday October 4, the Lifesciences and Brexit Committees of the Chamber welcomed Malachy Corcoran and Ronan Toomey from the Department of Health for a comprehensive briefing on Ireland’s bid for the European Medicines Agency (EMA). The briefing was kindly hosted by the Chamber Vice-President, John Cronin in the offices of McCann FitzGerald, Sir John […]

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce urges Government to reap Brexit benefits in ICT sector

Policy paper calls for a Technology Ambassador to Silicon Valley and a National ICT Hub  28th September 2017 – In a new ICT policy paper published today, the British Irish Chamber of Commerce has called for the Government to turn Brexit into an opportunity for Ireland’s tech sector by appointing a Technology Ambassador to represent […]

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce Reaction to Prime Minister May’s Speech on Brexit

Director General John McGrane: “Today’s speech provided some clarity and more work is needed if we are to achieve the best outcome.” 22 September 2017 – The British Irish Chamber of Commerce has reacted to the UK Prime Minister’s speech on Brexit which she delivered in Florence this afternoon. Speaking after Theresa May made her […]

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