Category Archives: Business

Killarney gathering told British-Irish relations will have to be rebuilt

A LEADING academic from Kerry, who now holds a top position with the influential European Institute, has maintained that Brexit has been extremely damaging to British-Irish relations and it has enormous implications over which this country has no say or control. Professor Brigid Laffan, a native of Caherciveen and now Director of the European University… Continue Reading

Bertie takes a swipe at Trump

FORMER Taoiseach Bertie Ahern availed of a high-profile visit to Killarney this Thursday to direct a number of verbal swipes at President Donald Trump saying he is living with a view of a world of “dog-eat-dog competition” where power, rather than ethical norms, is the predominant virtue and bilateralism and deal-making is the preferred option.… Continue Reading

Fantastic news for hundreds of staff

A PROGRESSIVE Kerry company has been awarded the contract to roll out Electric Ireland’s scheme to replace every electric metre in the country with a smart metre option. The decision to engage Abbeydorney company, TLI, for the task has been described as “fantastic news” by Kerry TD John Brassil. Over the next four years, 2.3… Continue Reading

Full review of Christmas business planned

A VERY comprehensive review of Christmas in Killarney 2018, understood to be one of the most successful festive seasons in the town for many years, is being undertaken by Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce. An open business meeting to examine and reflect on how the town fared in the lead-up to, during and immediately… Continue Reading