The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland, has welcomed today's publication by the Government of a new €27 billion Capital Investment Plan. The body, said that the plan showed a commitment to Ireland's future that will improve the country's attractiveness for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
76% of Irish people believe US companies are critical to our economic future
here was a great turn out of education stakeholders from accross industry & education at our Learning Edge Conference. Attendees heard a range of interesting presentations and panels, please see a selection of these below.
Representative Brendan Boyle, the US Congressman for Pennsylvania's 13th district was in Dublin today and spoke at a briefing on the business links between Ireland and his state. The briefing was hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland, who represent the 700 US companies located in Ireland. Congressman Boyle, who is the only ‘first-generation Irish' member of Congress, was joined by his brother Kevin Boyle a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland and the Irish Times have partnered on this special report American Business in Ireland 2015. The report focussings on celebrating Irish talent in US companies in Ireland.
John Boehner, Dr. Anita Sands & Ambassador Kevin O'Malley were among the speakers at this years Independence Day Lunch.
Employment in US companies in Ireland now stands at an all-time high of 140,000 people, according to the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland. The American Chamber, which represents the 700 US companies in Ireland, revealed the figures at their Independence Day celebrations in Dublin today.
Speaker of the US House of Representative's John A. Boehner addressed the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland's Indpendence Day lunch. In a wide ranging address the Speaker discussed Irish-US relations, immigration reform and his ambition to see a succesful conclusion the negotiations for TTIP, the EU-US Trade agreement.