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National Minimum Wage

Since 1 January 2016, under SI 442/2015, the national minimum wage for an experienced adult employee is €9.15 per hour. An experienced adult employee for the purposes of the National Minimum Wage Act is an employee who has an employment…

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Top 10 skills in demand by Irish employers

The skills that are most sought after among employers in Ireland have been listed by Linkedin Corporation.Cloud and Distributed Computing topped the list for the second year in a row – it was also the most in demand skill globally.The annual…

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Electronic payment company to create 50 new jobs in Limerick

Electronic payment company ACI Worldwide is to create 50 new jobs in Co Limerick with the opening of its European data centre.ACI provides electronic payments, banking, and fraud protection solutions and services to more than 4,600 financial institutions, retailers, and…

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Live Register edges below 300,000 in September

The Live Register fell below 300,000 for the first time since the end of 2008, new figures from the Central Statistics Office showed today. The latest figures showed 286,490 people signed on, its lowest level in eight years, and a…

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Vodafone has announced it is to add 60 new jobs in Ireland over the next 18 months.

The new jobs will be in the areas of technology and digital specialisation and are part of the company’s bid to improve its IT infrastructure.The new roles will include senior and specialist roles in technology, digital, web and social media…

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