Construction and the economy will develop in partnership
A ‘renewed’ collaboration between the industry and government could be key to Ireland’s recovery
The development of the construction industry and the future progress of the Irish economy are intertwined, Thursday’s Construction Industry Federation conference, jointly organised by The Sunday Business Post and iQuest, heard.
If a supportive policy framework is put in place, the industry can generate 75,000 jobs, build 25,000 houses a year and can deliver infrastructure projects worth more than €26 billion, Michael Stone, the CIF president said.
“We’ve come a long way. We’re now starting...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
*New subscribers only
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Unlimited Access for 2 Years
Get a Business Account for you and your team
Cyber tactics: workforce awareness is your critical first line of defence
Cyber threats have risen 20 per cent in the past year. Staff working remotely are your weakest link, but only if you don’t train them to recognise danger
Left to their own devices: reducing the digital divide
Despite being a rich country with a strong IT sector, Ireland is home to a digital divide, particularly in education. This is something the Tech2Students project aims to tackle