GoBus.ie founder and Managing Director Jim Burke (centre) alongside his sons Dara, Transport Manager (left) and Donal. Fleet Engineer. Photo:Andrew Downes, Xposure

Galway bus firm’s €3m investment

The family-owned Galway coach operator which has developed over the last three decades from a small local service into one of the biggest private operators in the country has announced a major expansion of...
Airport’s winter schedule sees three per cent increase in seat capacity

7,000 seats added from Knock

Ireland West Airport has announced its winter schedule, which will see a three per cent increase in seat capacity available from the airport this winter. This winter the airport will offer an unrivalled selection of...
The new President of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland, Andrew Nugent, receiving his chain of office from outgoing President, Pauline Daly.

Surveyors’ chief urges Government to address high construction costs

The shortage of housing supply in cities like Galway – where rents are continuing to be driven upwards – is affecting Ireland’s international competitiveness, the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland has warned. Newly-elected SCSI President,...
Exciting times: Martin Hofler from Moycullen who is set for three six-month international placements at the headquarters of world’s leading organisations and global brand companies.

Galwegians on Masters programme fly the flag for food and drink industry

Two Galwegians will gain a unique insight into the world of global business and sustainable food production, as two of ten Origin Green Ambassadors chosen by Bord Bia to undertake its scholarship MSc in...
Finalists…. Karagh Kelly and Kevin Moran of IMS Marketing, with Minister Denis Naughten, and Breda Fox, LEO Galway Head of Enterprise.

City and county represented at National Enterprise Award finals

Two Galway companies – 9th Impact from the city and IMS Marketing, representing the county – are going head to heads tonight, after they were chosen among the finalists in this year’s National Enterprise...
Tara Flynn

Construction Federation elects woman as chairperson for first time in history

The Galway branch of the Construction Industry Federation has just elected its first ever female chairperson. Tara Flynn of Paul Flynn Construction – based in Ballinasloe – takes the reins from Paul Stewart of Stewart...


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