Tag: jobs

Farrell welcomes enhancements in the Springboard programme for jobseekers.

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has today (Monday) welcomed the announcement from the Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn TD, that 6,100 free higher education places are being made available to jobseekers on the Springboard programme in 2014/15. With 170 courses available in 38 colleges, a wide variety of courses will be available to those who…

Farrell calls on young people in Dublin Fingal to enter Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur.

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has today (Thursday) called on young people with a business idea to enter the Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur Competition.   “The competition is being run by Local Enterprise Offices throughout the country to promote the establishment of new businesses by innovative young thinkers. I would encourage anybody under 30 years of age…

€140,000 for the repair and conservation of protected structures in the North County

€140,000 for the repair and conservation of protected structures in the North County – FARRELL Jobs for tradespeople and craft workers in the local economy Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the news that €140,000 in funding is to be granted for the repair and conservation of eleven buildings and structures in the North County under…

Live Register figures have fallen by 6.6% in Dublin over the last year

Fine Gael TD, Alan Farrell, has today Wednesday welcomed the latest figures from the CSO, which show that the number of people on the Live Register has fallen for the last 20 months in a row. In Dublin, the number of people signing on has reduced by 6.6% in the last 12 months. “The latest Live Register figures indicate yet…

Jobless figures drop by 5,398 in Dublin in last 12 months

Jobless figures drop by 5,398 in Dublin in last 12 months – Farrell Fine Gael Dublin Fingal TD, Alan Farrell, has today Wednesday welcomed the latest Live Register figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO), which show that the number of people out of work in the Dublin area has dropped by 5,398 over the last 12 months. “Internal breakdowns…

Alternate investor must be found to replace Merck in Swords

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has today (Thursday) expressed his disappointment at the news that Merck is to pull out of its facility in Swords between 2014 and 2017 with the loss of 570 jobs. “My thoughts are with the Merck employees who have helped to make MSD the success it is and who are now facing…

Creation of 58,000 jobs in last year shows Govt approach is working

Creation of 58,000 jobs in last year shows Govt approach is working – Farrell Almost 5,000 jobs a month being created Pro jobs measures in Budget will facilitate even higher job creation in 2014 Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the announcement by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) that 58,000 jobs have been created in the…

Stream jobs announcement for Swords is a vote of confidence in Fingal – Farrell

Stream jobs announcement for Swords is a vote of confidence in Fingal – Farrell Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal Alan Farrell has today (Tuesday) welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD, that Stream Global Services in Dublin is to recruit more than 50 permanent positions at its facilities in Swords and Santry.…

A Yes vote will help protect the jobs we have and create the jobs we need

Fine Gael TD for Dublin North Alan Farrell, has said that a Yes vote in the upcoming Stability Treaty Referendum will help protect the jobs we have and create the jobs we need. “Voting Yes on May 31st will help us build a working Ireland. By voting Yes, we are saying Yes to investment, stability and recovery. A growing number…

80 new jobs a welcome addition to Malahide Castle

Fine Gael TD for Dublin North Alan Farrell has described the recent jobs announcement for Malahide as a direct reward for the hard work and good investment that will now reap dividends for the community.  “I am delighted that Avoca have this week (Wednesday) confirmed that it will be recruiting 80 people for its forthcoming tourism and café centre in…