CBA News

Update on Covid 19 Subsidies – EWSS/CRSS

by Dave O’Brien We were hoping we wouldn’t have to start the year with an update on the CRSS (Covid Restrictions Support Scheme) and EWSS (Wage Subsidy Scheme) on the basis that fewer and fewer businesses would be claiming it. Unfortunately that is not the case and what we are seeing are companies going back […]

Crime Prevention Advice from An Garda Siochana

COVID 19 -Crime Prevention Advice on Vacant Retail Premises Ensure all entrance points to the building are protected with the best security solution, locks and bolts. If there are roller shutters, ancillary locking devices such as Shutter Locking Ram posts or Ground Locks should be used. We would advise the removal and banking of cash from […]

Cork Business of the Year Awards: 10 days left to enter!

Cork Business of the Year Awards launch during extraordinary times New Covid resilience and innovation award     President of the Cork Business Association Eoin O’Sullivan commented on the unique environment facing Cork businesses and the importance of recognition and uplift during these difficult times as he launched the 64th annual CBA Cork Business of […]

The Winners of the CBA Christmas Raffle

Congratulations to all the winners of the first CBA Christmas Raffle and a massive thank you to all the amazing Cork businesses who donated  prizes. Winners: Sinead Dunphy won A Night at the Dean Cork (W363) Vincent Bartley won €200 Voucher To Electric Cork (W215) Ruairi Doran won A two-course meal for four in The […]

What to do about unused annual leave?

Unused annual leave is a hot topic for many employers across Ireland at the moment. That’s because annual leave management during COVID-19 hasn’t been easy. And now, as Christmas closes in, you may wonder how to treat employees who have annual leave not taken. Here, we’ll take a look at some of your options. Is there actually a […]

CBA Christmas Raffle

Welcome to the Grand CBA Christmas raffle! We have 12  fantastic prizes from the best Cork businesses! 1. A €200,- Voucher for ELECTRIC 2. A two-course meal for four in The MET at The Metropole Hotel Cork 3. A two-course meal for four in the NEW YORKER at Cork International Hotel 4. A €200,- Voucher […]

MCCI awards over €5 million in funding to develop future technology solutions

  Funding awarded for research into deep-tech microelectronic solutions such as beyond 5G wireless communications, implantable biomedical devices, IoT, space and satellite electronics, and sustainable electronics  1 Dec 2020: Eight researchers working nationally with the Microelectronic Circuits Centre Ireland (MCCI) at Tyndall National Institute, one of Ireland’s highest performing Enterprise Ireland/IDA funded technology centres, will […]

Thank Cork It’s Christmas!

December 2020 – With December having flown around; it’s time to say Thank Cork It’s Christmas. After another challenging few weeks in an unprecedented year, it is heartening to see the city and country begin to re-open in time for the crucial Christmas period. With collaboration and working together being the heart of Cork’s public […]

Cork City is Bursting with Colour Thanks to Ardú

  A Street Art Initiative celebrating Cork city’s traditions, history, resolution, and art.    Featuring seven street murals by seven of Ireland’s most respected and renowned street artists:   Deirdre Breen – Wandesford Quay MASER – The Kino, Washington St James Earley – Henry Street Peter Martin – Kyle Street Shane O’Driscoll – Harley Street […]

Cork Business of the Year awards open for Entry

Cork Business of the Year Awards launch during extraordinary times New Covid resilience and innovation award   President of the Cork Business Association Eoin O’Sullivan commented on the unique environment facing Cork businesses and the importance of recognition and uplift during these difficult times as he launched the 64th annual CBA Cork Business of the […]