Minister Brophy launches ‘Back for Business’ support programme for returning emigrants to Ireland

Today Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, Colm Brophy T.D. launched the ‘Back for Business’ programme and a call for applicants for this free initiative to help returned emigrants start and develop businesses in Ireland.   In its fifth year, the Back for Business developmental programme is funded from the Government’s Emigrant Support Programme,…

Government approves the nomination of 22 Ambassadorial and senior-level international appointments for 2022

This reflects the ‘Global Ireland’ ambition to double Ireland’s impact in the world by 2025 with the continued expansion of Ireland’s overseas network. On the recommendation of the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Defence, Mr. Simon Coveney T.D., the Government today approved 22 Ambassadorial level nominations from currently serving staff in the Department…

NCSC advises organisations to urgently assess their web servers for exposure to new vulnerability, and to take measures to address the risk of compromise

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is advising organisations to urgently assess their web servers for exposure to a new vulnerability, and to take measures to address the risk of compromise. This issue only affects organisations operating web server infrastructure and not users operating home or personal devices. The NCSC has been working with partners across…

DUBLIN ARABIC FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY DUBAI DUTY FREE

  The eighth annual Dublin Arabic Film Festival (DAFF) curated by Oscar-nominated filmmaker, Jim Sheridan and film director, Zahara Moufid, will run online from the 8th-12th of December 2021. Six feature length and eight short Arab films will be shown on www.dublinarabicfilmfestivalonline.com Zahara Moufid and Jim Sheridan established DAFF in 2014 in a bid to allow Irish audiences the…