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Fingal County Council

The event featured insightful presentations from esteemed speakers, including Ann Marie Farrelly, Chief Executive of Fingal County Council, and Aoife Sheridan, Senior Executive Officer in the Department of Economic Development. They provided a comprehensive overview of the essential services and initiatives funded by commercial rates, emphasising the strategic direction and economic development ...

Infrastructure
Partner
Tourism

Dublin Airport has today submitted a planning application to create a new dedicated viewing area for the public to watch planes take off and land on the airport’s runways. The proposed Aircraft Observation Facility will be located on the site of the current informal airport viewing point on Old Airport Road, locally known as "The Mound". The site is fully owned by Dublin Airport.

Fingal County Council

Fingal Chamber invites businesses across the region to participate in the upcoming Fingal Business Forum 2024, a pivotal event aimed at fostering collaboration and knowledge-sharing within the local business community. This year's forum promises an exclusive opportunity to gain insights into the strategic initiatives shaping the future of Fingal, directly from key figures driving economic growth ...

Infrastructure
Tourism

Dublin Airport is set to welcome up to 30,000 football fans over the next two days ahead of the Europa League Final in Dublin on Wednesday evening. Around 20,000 fans of the two finalists - Atalanta and Bayer Leverkusen - are set to fly into Dublin Airport over the coming 48 hours, with a further 10,000 attendees also expected to arrive for the showpiece event from more than 20 countries around ...

Infrastructure
Tourism

A new Passenger Panel to ensure passenger opinions of their experience of Dublin Airport are heard and actions taken by daa, the operator of the airport, met for the first time yesterday (Tuesday, April 16). This new panel will complement existing market research surveys and feedback channels including the new rate my airport feature in the Dublin Airport App.

Chambers Ireland
Government

Speaking this afternoon (15 May) after it was announced that the Government would begin to roll out a single permit system, Chambers Ireland’s Chief Executive, Ian Talbot, said: “The Government’s commitment to rolling out a single permit system is a very positive move for businesses across the country that have been constrained by skills and labour shortages.

Chambers Ireland

Speaking today (15 May) after the Government agreed a range of measures to reduce costs for businesses, Chambers Ireland’s Chief Executive, Ian Talbot, said: “The interventions announced today will be welcomed by businesses across the country. Chambers Ireland have been calling for the Government to address rising costs and the increased regulatory burden of new employment legislation that has ...

Infrastructure
Tourism

The rollout of new and improved security scanning technology at Dublin Airport will continue to pick up pace over the coming months, according to airport operator daa. Around one third of the airport’s 30+ existing X-ray scanners have already been replaced by new cutting edge C3 scanners, with the airport on track to have replaced all scanners in both of its terminals by October 2025, ahead of the ...

Community
Fingal Chamber

Fingal Chamber hosted the Fingal Chamber Golf Classic on Friday, the 10th of May 2024 at Deer Park Golf Club in Howth. The annual event brought together local businesses and golf enthusiasts for a day of friendly competition and networking. The Fingal Chamber Golf Classic has always been a highly anticipated event on the local business calendar, and this year was no exception. The event saw a good ...

Economic
Skillnet
Tourism

The four day period between Friday and Monday will see around 220,000 passengers departing from Dublin Airport, with 203,000 passengers arriving. The expected numbers are on a par with 2019 levels. Passengers departing from Dublin Airport over the coming weekend are advised to arrive at their terminal two hours in advance of a short-haul flight and three hours before a long-haul flight. Demand for ...