As part of the 2 million euro investment, the Irish software company Ardanis Technologies will create 30 new jobs. The company was founded in 2016 and is using this investment to support its international growth and expansion plans.
100 New Engineering jobs will be available in Dublin and Cork with Qorvo, an American semiconductor company that designs, manufactures, and supplies radio-frequency systems for applications that drive wireless and broadband communications
Marks & Spencer is reportedly seeking redundancies across 18 Irish stores according to an interview with the Irish Independent newspaper. Trade unions Mandate and Siptu will ballot staff on the proposed redundancy plan, with the recommendation that staff accept the offer. As figures show that there was a decline in the sales being made in shops prior to the Covid 19 pandemic. This decline has now been accelerated due to the lockdown conditions.
Some 185 jobs are to be created around Ireland in a “vote of confidence” for Ireland, despite the economic impact of the pandemic. Eight companies from Europe and the USA are creating these vacancies a report from the Industrial Development Agency (IDA) stated. The IDA is responsible for the attraction and retention of inward foreign investment. The location of these jobs are Cork, Clare, Galway, Dundalk and Dublin.
When G7 Foreign and Development Ministers meet in London this week they will discuss investing $15 billion in developing countries in the next two years. This development fund will help women access jobs and build resilient businesses to combat the devastating economic impacts of COVID-19.
Kate Winslet has revealed she headed straight to her job at a delicatessen in her home town Reading after she finished filming her first movie.