8th-14th January

ISME calls for support from Local Authorities Dundalk Democrat ISME voices concern at new employment bill Evening Echo ISME calls for greater support for retailers Kildare Nationalist ISME calls for greater support for retailers Laois Nationalist Changes to property tax welcome
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9th-14th January

“Kildare Fm” https://soundcloud.com/kfmradiokildare/kildare-today-hour-2-9th-january-2018    24.34-31.15 mins  

1st-7th December

Black Friday drives November retail sales The Irish Times How Finance Act 2017 impacts entrepreneurs Business Plus online ISME voices concern at new employment bill Tallaght Echo ISME voices concern at new employment bill Ballyfermot Echo Year of living Dangerously Retail news
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SOME PROGRESS MADE ON THE COST OF INSURANCE

15th January 2018 Justice Kearns acknowledges many of the issues afflicting SME’s ISME highlights four areas of change Statutory offence of perjury needed   ISME, the Irish SME Association today (15th January) welcomes the views expressed recently by Justice Nicholas
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REPORT: BUSINESSES UNPREPARED FOR GDPR

12th January 2018 82% of businesses are aware of GDPR 62% of businesses cannot name any changes GDPR will bring 70% of business have not identified the steps needed to be GDPR compliant ISME, the Irish SME Association today (12th
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CHANGES TO PROPERTY TAX WELCOME

8th January 2018 Minister should reconsider commercial rates on the same basis as Local Property Tax Budget 2019 may be the last opportunity for this Government to reform commercial rates system ISME, the Irish SME Association today (8th January) welcomes
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ISME CALLS FOR GREATER SUPPORT FOR RETAIL SECTOR

5th January 2018 Business costs impacting retail sector Consumer sentiment down New commercial rates evaluation system is needed ISME, the Irish SME Association today (January 5th) at the release of the November retail sales index calls on the Government and
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25th-31st December

A good year for Irish tech firms but less to like about facebook Irish Independent ISME urging sale shoppers to buy local Irish Examiner Up to a third of SME’s can’t afford wage increases ISME Breaking news Up to a
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18th-24th December

It’s getting easier for business to get credit The Kerryman (Tralee) It’s getting easier for business to get credit The Kerryman (Main) Bank watch survey for Q4  ends on a positive not Tallaght, Lucan, Clondalkin Echo Vinters Federation strongly opposed
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