Home » News » Business (page 20)

Business

Cratloe pottery showcased for American TV shoppers

A CRATLOE pottery manufacturer has secured a prime spot on an international shopping channel watched by over nine million viewers in the United States to promote her crafts on St Patrick’s Day.

Read More »

Ennis to play home to all-weather market?

The provision of an all-weather market in the town would encourage more people to shop in Ennis.

Read More »

Kilrush town centre ‘dying on its feet’

KILRUSH town centre has been described as “dying on its feet”. This bleak picture of the West Clare capital’s prime retail and business area has been presented by long-time local public representative, Councillor Tom Prendeville.

Read More »

Fuel hikes causing concern for businesses

WITH fuel prices soaring, Clare businesses say they need support to meet the extra cost.Eoin Gavin, a haulier based in Bunratty and a member of the Irish Road Haulage Association, said the body would be seeking a meeting with several members of the new Cabinet.

Read More »

Too many hotel rooms, says Vaughan

MORE hotels will probably need to close before the sector becomes sustainable, according to Michael Vaughan, chairman of the Irish Hotels Federation’s Shannon branch.

Read More »

Jobs to flow from oil and gas

AN Irish oil and gas exploration company is planning to start drilling an oil and gas well 200km off the West Clare coast, which has an estimated value of up to US$2 billion over its lifetime, at current prices.

Read More »

On the crest of a multi-million euro wave

A CONSORTIUM, including one of Europe’s top energy companies and a leading Irish ocean energy technology firm, is pursuing the development of a multi-million euro wavefarm off the Clare coast, it has been confirmed.

Read More »

10-point plan for tourism industry

CLARE tourism may have been in freefall for the last few years but some in the industry feel there is potential for recovery.

Read More »