A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The largest engineering project of its type ever undertaken in this country will start shortly in Cork's lower harbour.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
A project aimed at ending the decades-long practice of discharging raw sewage into Cork Lower Harbour has taken a major step forward.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2019
A woman whose humanist marriage was described as "mumbo-jumbo" and "away with the fairies" by a district court judge has had her four-month jail term lifted on appeal.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Robert Baffi, of BioMarin, tellsthat the Californian rare-disease drugs firm will invest €37m in its large site at Shanbally, in Cork, with employee numbers to hit 400 by 2020
Mon, 10 Sep, 2018
Work on an underwater sewage pipe crossing Cork’s lower harbour will start this year as part of a €117m project to end the daily discharge of thousands of tonnes of raw sewage into the sea.
Mon, 02 Apr, 2018
The proposed €180m Cork-Ringaskiddy motorway will have a devastating impact on some properties, especially in the Rochestown area, according to concerned residents.
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017
Nine multinationals employing 5,000 people in a Cork town say they are “deeply frustrated” that the concerns of the local community were “ignored” by planners designing a new motorway.
Fri, 10 Nov, 2017
The chairman of the Port of Cork says it is vital for the country’s economic future that An Bord Pleanála give the green light to the proposed €180m Cork-Ringaskiddy motorway.
Tue, 07 Nov, 2017
A woman in her 60s has died following a collision involving her bicycle and a tractor yesterday afternoon in Co Cork.
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
A cyclist has been killed in a crash in Co. Cork this afternoon.
Wed, 13 Sep, 2017
US biopharma giant has extended its Cork facility amid rising global demand for pioneering treatments
Fri, 28 Jul, 2017
Last month, water again surfaced on the Irish political landscape. At a time when Brexit should be occupying the national agenda, it was water that hijacked the airwaves.
Wed, 19 Apr, 2017
A hi-tech treatment plant has ended the daily discharge of almost 4,000 tonnes of raw sewage into Cork Harbour — the equivalent of 20,000 wheelie bins full of raw sewage.
Tue, 11 Apr, 2017
This one-off property is sure to attract a buyer looking for a unique family home.
Sat, 25 Feb, 2017
Ranked 10th on Forbes magazine’s 2016 list of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies”, biotechnology company BioMarin will continue to grow its workforce in Ireland over the coming years.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2016
A new wastewater treatment plant will end the discharge of the equivalent of almost 20,000 wheelie bins of raw sewage into Cork Harbour within weeks.
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
Shanballymore 0-17 Tynagh-Abbey/Duniry 1-12
Mon, 27 Jun, 2016
The community group opposed to the building of an incinerator in Cork Harbour has claimed the application is invalid, due to a string of issues, including errors over the company name of the applicant, Indaver Ireland.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016
The former Ballincollig DIY & Garden Centre — an offshoot of a previously relocated business which was originally the Victoria Cross Sawmills — on a good 1.8 acre site with high-quality existing buildings is up for sale, suitable for storage, trading or other new uses.
Thu, 07 Apr, 2016
It is hoped that revised plans for a €180m road between Cork and Ringaskiddy will ease the fears of some residents’ associations who expressed major concerns with the initial blueprint when it was launched in October.
Tue, 05 Apr, 2016
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
The future of a golf club and sports facility in Shanbally has been secured by the intervention of pharmaceutical giant, Pfizer.
Sun, 20 Dec, 2015
Ranked 10th on Forbes magazine’s 2015 list of the world’s most innovative companies, biotechnology company BioMarin is set to grow its workforce in Ireland over the coming years.
Fri, 18 Dec, 2015
A taxi driver was convicted of punching a female passenger in the jaw as the judge dismissed his allegations that he had been racially abused.
Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
Work started this week on a multi-million euro sewage project to end the daily discharge into Cork Harbour of 20 tonnes of raw sewage — the equivalent of three Olympic-size swimming pools.
Thu, 13 Aug, 2015
Cork city and county are at risk of losing out on attracting major foreign companies to invest in the region because proper facilities are not there for them.
Thu, 26 Mar, 2015
The Port of Cork’s plans for a €100m redevelopment of its cargo-handling facilities at Ringaskiddy have been hit with a further delay.
Fri, 30 Jan, 2015
The National Roads Authority (NRA) has unveiled a preferred route for a €100m-plus motorway to replace the existing Cork-Ringaskiddy (N28).
Tue, 16 Dec, 2014
A major extension of facilities at a pharmaceutical plant near Cork harbour is the subject of a recent planning application.
Thu, 17 Jul, 2014
IN one of the larger industrial deals in several years in Cork, a harbour site with 233,000 sq ft of buildings has been bought for close to €3m, by a waste recycling company.
Thu, 30 Jan, 2014
A global biotech giant announced 40 new jobs yesterday as it began commissioning its new Irish manufacturing plant — its first outside the US.
Sat, 25 Jan, 2014
Union leader Brendan Ogle is well known for inflaming situations that would otherwise resolve themselves. We all remember the acrimony when he brought the country’s trains to a standstill.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2013
No energy trade union or energy supplier should be allowed to hold an entire country to ransom with power cuts.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2013
There are now grave problems with the banking system in this country. Danske Bank have bailed out of our dear Republic.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2013
Thu, 31 Oct, 2013
The Irish Medicines Board is now in the business of banning widespread amounts of medicines and herbal remedies off our pharmacy and supermarket shelves that have been sold for decades without any problems.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2013
Almost 700 people attended a biotech company career day yesterday in the hope of getting a job with the firm which hopes to create 100 jobs by 2015.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2012
Minister Alan Shatter has made it clear that the State will not “permit paramilitary displays, in any part of the Irish Government’s jurisdiction”. This policy is a recent novelty and not without contradiction and incredible hypocrisy.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2012
In the second of a five-day series, Eoin English finds that the jobless figures in the Cork City area have surged to almost triple what they were in 2005.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2012
Carrigaline booked their place in the Cork Premier IFC semi-final after a late rally saw them edge past Nemo Rangers in awful conditions in Shanbally last night.
Mon, 13 Aug, 2012
There’s quite a package on offer here for those who want a country-style home, yet be close to amenities at this affordable Rafeen property purchase.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2012
A global biotech giant is to create more than 100 jobs at its manufacturing facility in Cork.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2012