Dr Thomas Kropmans is CEO of Qpercom

NUIG spin-out’s major award

A Galway company that grew out of a concept first conceived at NUIG’s School of Medicine just over a decade ago has taken a major international prize for its work. NUIG spin-out Qpercom was announced...
Peter Tyndall....annual report.

Ombudsman chronicles 236 local problems over public services  

Complaints from the public to Ombudsman Peter Tyndall rose by 11% in 2018 – with more than 3,300 issues over public services last year. Speaking at the publication of his annual report for 2018, the...
Pictured across from the newly renovated Piscatorial School are (from left) Paul Carey; MD of Carey Contractors Galway; Michael Gibbons, MD, Fort Eyre Developments, Paul Dullaghan, AIB.

School in a different class

The redevelopment of the historic Piscatorial School building in the Claddagh in Galway City is ahead of schedule, and will be ready to house its anchor tenant, Rent the Runway, from this summer. The building...
Jacek Staniewski and Magda Walecka.

Company enters new dimension

A local interior design company has launched an innovative 3D service that is presenting animated interiors and exteriors of buildings, bringing them technically to life. Connemara couple, Magda Walecka, an architectural designer, and Jacek Staniewski,...

2,500 euros worth of shopping vouchers to be won!

At the Connacht Tribune, we are seeking to better understand our readers with regard to their property plans and any home improvement projects over the next 12 months. This short survey will take no longer...
Minister Seán Canney... announcement.

State aid for safer homes

The Government has launched two new initiatives to make isolated, vulnerable and older people in Rural Ireland safer in their homes. Galway East TD and Minister of State for Rural Affairs, Natural Resources and Digital...


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