A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Fáilte Ireland has announced that January has been a record month for attracting international business conferences and events to Ireland and 57 conferences worth at least €28 million to the economy have been secured for future years.
Sun, 10 Feb, 2019
Couples seeking to divorce in Ireland are being forced down a punishing route in a complex process that can take anything from twelve to over 18 months, a legal aid conference has heard.
Thu, 27 Sep, 2018
President Michael D Higgins has warned that new arms race by permanent members of UN Security Council will fuel current and future wars.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Fine Gael TDs and senators have been told the party is to consider holding a special conference after the next general election on coalition options for going into government.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
A conference which aims to highlight concerns surrounding Ireland joining an EU defence pact has concluded.
Sat, 17 Feb, 2018
Children are regularly treated as “passive spectators” in the debate on adequate housing in Ireland, a conference on homeless children in Galway heard yesterday.
Tue, 03 Oct, 2017
The Minister for Health Simon Harris is due to address the final day of the Irish Nurses and Midwives' Organisation conference in Wexford today.
Fri, 05 May, 2017
A pilot programme for the induction of teachers must be adequately resourced if it is to be brought in nationwide, a union has warned.
Sat, 22 Apr, 2017
The Teachers’ Union of Ireland is to seek the complete removal of extra lecturing hours imposed as part of the Croke Park Agreement.
Fri, 21 Apr, 2017
Recruitment and retention of mental health nurses is up for discussion today.
Thu, 20 Apr, 2017
Cork City Council plans to discuss the fine details of security arrangements with organisers of a conference about Israel being held in City Hall later this month.
Thu, 09 Mar, 2017
A controversial conference about Israel is to go ahead in Cork at the end of the month but will be jointly staged at City Hall and University College Cork.
Wed, 08 Mar, 2017
Muinín, or confidence, is the theme of an international conference taking place on the Skellig coast this week.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017
A new music industry conference is to be held in Cork this summer, with speakers to include the head of the record label behind Mumford & Sons and Florence and the Machine, along with the agents for bands like Muse and Coldplay.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2017
Two deaf women, one who works as a lawyer for the Obama administration and another who heads up the West Wing reception, will attend a conference this weekend on deaf education organised by an Irish parent fighting for educational equality for deaf children.
Fri, 30 Sep, 2016
France’s president said yesterday that spiralling Middle East upheaval since the collapse of the round of Israel-Palestinian peace talks has complicated the process and makes it even more urgent to bring the two sides back to the table.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
The dairy sector needs to equip itself to be more sustainable in the face of volatile markets and prolonged downturns, IFA dairy chairman Sean O’Leary has told an industry conference,
Wed, 04 May, 2016
Police have detained about 400 people who were protesting at the national convention of the right-wing Alternative for Germany party in Stuttgart.
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
Access to affordable childcare and repealing the Eight Amendment are just two of the topics due to be discussed later at a major conference in Dublin.
Sat, 16 Jan, 2016
Fri, 27 Nov, 2015
Wed, 11 Nov, 2015
Progress has been made towards reaching a climate change deal at a UN conference in Paris next month, the French government has said.
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015
Children's literacy and numeracy skills are set to top the agenda at a conference of the education sector today.
Sat, 03 Oct, 2015
More specific sex education should be considered at primary school level, according to one of the speakers at an international conference on the treatment of sex offenders which opens in Dublin today .
Wed, 16 Sep, 2015
The survival and future of the Irish pub will be the overriding issues for publicans at their annual conference today. More than 2,000 pubs have closed in the last decade.
Tue, 12 May, 2015
Pharmacists are calling for a reversal of cuts in professional fees under Financial Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (FEMPI) Legislation.
Sat, 25 Apr, 2015
A conference on the legalisation and regulation of drugs in Ireland will take place in DCU today.
Thu, 02 Apr, 2015
Fri, 10 Oct, 2014
The Garda Representative Association (GRA) opens its 36th annual conference in Killarney today. It is reasonable to say that none of the previous 35 conferences opened in an atmosphere as bristling as the one that prevails today.
Mon, 28 Apr, 2014
Over a quarter of national school teachers do not have the resources to do their job properly, with almost two thirds unhappy with their pay levels and conditions of employment.
Tue, 22 Apr, 2014
Ireland could reap millions of euro by tapping into the youth traveller market, delegates at a conference will be told today.
Mon, 07 Apr, 2014
A topical conference about cybercrime takes place today at Cork Institute of Technology. Organised by the MA in Journalism with New Media class, 'The current state of cybercrime and cyberwar’ will explore a number of perspectives in the world of online crime and journalism.
Tue, 11 Mar, 2014