Category: News

Sligo’s Fiona Candon addresses Europe-wide business conference

Sligo business owner and deputy president of Chambers Ireland Fiona Candon took part on Monday (November 16th) in the high-profile European SME Assembly 2020, praising…

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Skillnet Ireland launches 5-year strategy to Transform Irish Business through Talent

Skillnet Ireland has today launched their new strategy, Transforming Business Through Talent 2021-2025. The strategy sets out ambitious targets over the course of the next five years…

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Focus: Sligo Chamber/BID Industry Group

By CEO Aidan Doyle There may be a perception that a Chamber of Commerce only exists to represent town centre businesses. It’s an image that…

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Sligo Businesses need to benefit from rapid delivery of pandemic supports – and an exit strategy from Covid-19

By Aidan Doyle, CEO Sligo Chamber. The move to Level 5 restrictions is a big blow for businesses in Sligo and the wider region –…

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Budget 2021 verdict: Some good news but more to do

The budget announced today makes significant progress in addressing many of the needs of the most exposed members of our business community. At Sligo Chamber…

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Western Business Community Unite to Fight for Ireland West Airport Knock

The business community of Sligo, Galway and Mayo has united for the first time, to call with one voice for Government to respond to the…

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Supporting Sligo Business in Tough Times

The virtual world intersected with the real world last week as we held our AGM via a live Zoom broadcast. In addition to the Chamber’s…

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The mechanics of working from home

Now that we are all two weeks into working from home, hopefully everyone is settling into a good routine and adjusting to this new normal.…

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Restrictive Measures And What They Mean for The People of Sligo

On Friday evening, sweeping restrictions were announced across the country to try to slow the spread of coronavirus. The new restrictions mean that everybody should…

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Covid-19 Crisis: VAT returns

We’ll be posting updates and advice in the coming days about the different ways that the Covid-19 pandemic is impacting businesses in Sligo and the…

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