SUSTAINABLE BUSINESSES TAKE CENTRE STAGE AT STUDENT ENTREPRENEUR AWARDS

Innovation, sustainability, and social impact are at the heart of start-up ideas presented at the IGNITE Awards & Showcase in the Hub, University College Cork last evening (April 17th).   The start-ups are working on innovative new products and services in the areas of water conservation, waste and the circular economy, mental health and wellbeing,…

Forbes awards Ashford Castle & its spa highest ranking possible in global awards

Winning a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star rating is a milestone moment for any hotel, but retaining it can be the challenge, according to Niall Rochford, Managing Director at Ashford Castle, which has retained its Forbes ranking for a fifth consecutive year. The annual Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards (FTG) rates the world’s most luxurious properties and is the world’s only…