Here is a selection of people who have just moved into interesting new roles with companies in Ireland.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
Heather Humphreys confirmed today that she has received no briefings from the job development agencies here of any further large scale imminent job losses.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019
The family of the late and much-loved comedian Brendan Grace has today honoured one of his last wishes by having his photo installed in the Shannon Airport ‘Wall of Fame’.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
Shannon Airport has temporarily suspended all flights following an incident involving a Boeing 767 aircraft.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
The worldwide grounding of the Boeing 737-Max aircraft will cost the region served by Shannon Airport €58m this year.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Parties are joining forces to mount demonstrations and voice opposition to US President Donald Trump's planned visit to Ireland next month.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
The US President will fly into Shannon on June 5.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
Shannon Airport has warned that the grounding of Boeing's 737-Max aircraft will negatively affect its passenger numbers this year.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
A new software engineering centre is set to bring 150 new jobs to the west of Ireland.
Sat, 13 Jan, 2018
The chief executive of the Shannon Group has said that policy in Ireland is leading towards the country having only a single airport, in Dublin.
Tue, 14 Nov, 2017
A Shannon, Co Clare-based company specialising in drone flying research, aims to be at the forefront of an industry predicted to be involved in areas as diverse as agriculture, rescue and even food and merchandise delivery.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017
The Shannon Group last year set aside €1.33m to finance a group-wide voluntary redundancy scheme and expects to incur additional costs in a further phase of the scheme this year.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2017
Executive pay levels at Total Produce rose by over 7% last year, the Irish fruit distributor’s latest annual report shows.
Sat, 22 Apr, 2017
A proposed new hangar at Shannon Airport will be big enough to accommodate the world’s biggest passenger jet and could provide 100 new jobs.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2017
More than 230 jobs are to be created through the construction and operation of a €14m engineering training centre of excellence at Limerick Institute of Technology.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2016
The Shannon Group has initiated plans to develop a new flagship tourism attraction for the mid-west region.
Wed, 13 Jul, 2016
Shannon Group yesterday confirmed it had signed a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese airport to develop economic links.
Thu, 26 May, 2016
The first transatlantic flights from Cork Airport are a step closer. The Irish airline planning the services has secured technical certification for the aircraft on the routes.
Mon, 16 May, 2016
New operators are being sought for the bar at Shannon Airport named after the inventor of Irish coffee and where US president Barack Obama had his first pint of Guinness.
Fri, 13 May, 2016
Former Vantage Airport Group chief commercial officer Matthew Thomas will replace outgoing Shannon Group boss Neil Pakey as chief executive in June after the group yesterday confirmed his appointment.
Wed, 04 May, 2016
A ‘road to nowhere’ built at a cost of €3.7m that has lain idle for the past seven years is to be finally completed.
Fri, 05 Feb, 2016
Wed, 23 Dec, 2015
Wed, 16 Dec, 2015
A €6 million extension to a Shannon facility is part of a planned €21m first phase of new builds and upgrades of Shannon Commercial Properties’ portfolio, under the recently-created Shannon Group entity.
Thu, 01 Oct, 2015
State-owned Shannon Group yesterday started a €21m redevelopment of the airport’s industrial park to attract more international companies.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2015
A group of over 600 Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport Authority pensioners are taking legal action claiming their pension entitlements have been cut under a pension scheme restructuring.
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015
An iconic moment in Irish sporting history recreated in bronze splendour, has gone on display at Shannon Airport.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015
The Shannon Group is seeking backers to fund its reinvestment programme at the airport and adjoining Shannon Free Zone.
Tue, 14 Jul, 2015
Donagh Kelly’s record in this season’s Triton Showers National Rally Championship is near perfect.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2015
See where in the country almost 1,900 farmers received over €50k; Council leaves residents languishing in a fire trap; and Suzanne Harrington explains why female Viagra is a flawed idea.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2015
A woman died of breast cancer just days after her third baby was born and after two missed opportunities to diagnose the tumour in her breast, the discovery of a suspected BSE case in Louth ’proves structures are robust’ and Liverpool have rejected a £25m offer for Raheem Sterling.
Fri, 12 Jun, 2015
Shannon Airport is to incur its first round of job losses since securing its independence almost 18 months ago.
Fri, 12 Jun, 2015
Shannon Airport has reported a 5% year-on-year increase in monthly passenger numbers for May.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
Unions and business groups have clashed over the Government’s decision to sell the State’s 25% stake in Aer Lingus after the long-awaited move was finally announced by Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe yesterday.
Wed, 27 May, 2015
A new Game of Thrones-style Celtic adventure park could be built on lands adjacent to the Bunratty Folk Park — in an effort to help revitalise the “stale” tourism amenity.
Wed, 13 May, 2015
The CEO of the Shannon Group last year enjoyed a sharp jump in his overall remuneration package to €281,869, figures show.
Mon, 04 May, 2015
Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan has dismissed claims by Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin that Shannon Airport’s continued success was being gained at the expense of Cork Airport.
Sat, 02 May, 2015
Profits at the independent Shannon Airport have jumped 34% in just one year with passenger numbers up 17% and European traffic up 70%.
Fri, 01 May, 2015
Operating profits at Shannon Airport and its two subsidiary property and tourism firms increased last year.
Wed, 15 Apr, 2015
Consultants have been appointed to carry out a strategic review of the tourist firm that operates Bunratty Castle and six other attractions in the Shannon region.
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015
Shannon Airport and Ryanair will run a series of ‘Santa Flights’ next month following the success of last year’s free event — but this time there will be a cost.
Thu, 27 Nov, 2014
The company overseeing the redevelopment of the Shannon region has said over half of its properties remain empty and that many need to be demolished or upgraded.
Fri, 10 Oct, 2014
Ryanair has added no new routes to its Cork Airport summer schedule and said the airport will continue to struggle unless it cuts landing charges.
Wed, 08 Oct, 2014