Category Archives: Business

Killarney’s not so humble Abode

THE building previously known as the German Flats, in Aghadoe, Killarney, has been transformed into what is described as a new and innovative co-living property bringing a new dimension to living in Kerry. The urban co-living concept presents several solutions to life and work challenges in that it offers private living with community aspects and… Continue Reading

Massive €1.2m boost for safety and security

MANAGEMENT and staff at Kerry Airport were flying high this Tuesday morning with confirmation that the Farranfore facility has been approved for funding of almost €1.2 million towards operating expenses. It was announced by Kerry TD and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin, with the total allocation amounting to €1,198,846.73. The funding… Continue Reading

Muckross Park staff in the spotlight

LEADING staff members from the Muckross Park Hotel and Spa in Killarney have been honoured for their professionalism and the impact they are making at the annual iNua Group Hospitality Hotel Awards. General Manager, Daniel O’Connor, Guest Relations Manager Danny McClure and Restaurant Manager Zsolt Zidek were all award winners and their achievements were celebrated… Continue Reading

Traders bring their concerns to the town hall

SEVERAL traders in Killarney, who have major concerns about pedestrianisation, have met with senior Kerry County Council officials to outline their worries. The newly formed Killarney Town Centre Retail Action Group has met with Town Manager, Angela McAllen, and municipal district staff to stress the knock-on impact street closures are having on their businesses. The… Continue Reading

Over 200 turn out for hoteliers’ night

JUNIOR Tourism Minister, Brendan Griffin, delivered the keynote address at the annual dinner dance of the Kerry branch of the Irish Hotels Federation in Killarney last night. The Brehon Hotel turned on the style for the occasion and the Kerry Fine Gael TD briefed guests on developments in the industry, reflecting on a very successful… Continue Reading