Posts Tagged ‘SMEs’

Farrell discusses need to ensure continued job creation in Dublin Fingal with Minister Mitchell O’Connor

21st June 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, was delighted to welcome the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD to the North County to discuss the Government’s jobs strategy, and how best to support local businesses. “I was delighted to welcome […]

Tax equalisation will benefit self-employed people and create jobs in Dublin Fingal

18th December 2015

Fine Gael TD, for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that new tax equalisation measures will benefit self- employed people in the North County, helping to create even more jobs.   “There are 323,000 self-employed people in this country, 73,600 of them in the Dublin […]

Retailers should remove minimum charge for card payments following 50% cut in fees

10th December 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said the reduction in fees for retailers accepting payment by debit and credit card will benefit both the retailers themselves and their customers. “I am pleased that the cost for retailers accepting card payments is being […]

Fine Gael to equalise tax treatment of self-employed in Dublin Fingal by 2018

30th October 2015

Taoiseach launches Fine Gael Tax Calculator – www.finegael.ie An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, has said that Fine Gael is determined to equalise the tax treatment of self-employed workers in Dublin Fingal, by 2018. Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that the […]

Budget 2016 will support Dublin Fingal SMEs to grow and continue to create jobs

13th October 2015

Budget begins equalisation of tax treatment between self-employed & PAYE workers Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that Budget 2016 will support SMEs in the North County to grow and continue to create jobs. “Budget 2016 will support SMEs to grow […]

Six communities in Dublin Fingal will be among first in country to receive super-fast broadband service

14th April 2015

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said the fact that Balbriggan, Malahide, Portmarnock, Rush, Skerries and Swords will be among the first 50 towns to get a new super-fast broadband service will be positive for local communities.   “Balbriggan, Malahide, Portmarnock, Rush, […]

Fine Gael is standing up for small business and the self-employed in Dublin Fingal

1st April 2015

Launch of small and family business campaign   Fine Gael TDs for Dublin Fingal, Minister James Reilly and Alan Farrell say Fine Gael is standing up for small businesses and self-employed people in Dublin Fingal. The party is having a national conversation with small businesses […]

Awareness campaign to increase uptake of Government supports for SMEs in Dublin Fingal

17th February 2015

“There are 80 Government supported programmes available to assist SMEs in starting and growing their businesses; however, evidence shows that there is a low level of awareness about these supports. We must ensure that exist SMEs, and start-ups, in Dublin Fingal are fully informed of […]

Support local retailers in the run up to Christmas

24th November 2014

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has asked people in Dublin Fingal to support businesses in their communities in the run up to Christmas by shopping local.   “As we enter the festive period, I would like to encourage everybody in Dublin Fingal […]

Trading conditions for SMEs are improving

14th November 2014

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell is encouraged by findings in the SME Credit Demand Survey which show that trading conditions for SMEs have improved significantly over the last six months.   “The Credit Demand Survey has shown that trading conditions for SMEs […]