Category Archives: Business

Cat and dog on the street knows some permit holders are not residents

HAVOC is being caused on the streets of Killarney by some individuals who have residents’ parking permits despite the fact that they are not actually residents at all, it has been highlighted. People are in possession of permits even though everybody knows that they are not living at or near where they are parking their… Continue Reading

Help us to continue shining a light on what really matters

AN extensive survey commissioned by Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce and conducted by the Munster Technological University revealed that a whopping 22 per cent of all respondents – in all age categories from under 18 to over 65 – rely on to find out what’s really going on. That massive vote of confidence has… Continue Reading

The wrong decision at the worst possible time

POLITICIANS in Kerry have reacted angrily to confirmation that Bank of Ireland is to close 103 branches in the country, including three in Kerry. Branches in Castleisland, Killorglin and the student branch in the Munster Technological University in Tralee will all close in September leaving Kerry with only six branches countywide. Sinn Fein TD Pa… Continue Reading

Five production units and research suite planned

OVER €1.3 million has been allocated to the development of a major new food hub initiative in Kerry. Education Minister and Kerry TD, Norma Foley, has welcomed the announcement that a further government grant of €1,365,226 has been approved for the Listowel Food Hub Project. This ambitious endeavour, led by the North East West Kerry… Continue Reading