Innovation is the application of better solutions that meet new or existing requirements. This is accomplished through more effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are readily available. An excellent example of innovation would be the “sliced pan”, slicing bread was innovative as it was doing something different, adding a process that had a significant impact.
The new Bill consolidates the existing provisions of the Companies Acts 1963-2012 (14 separate pieces of legislation) and also includes a raft of new measures and reforms, relating to private companies limited by shares, PLCs, guarantee companies, and unlimited companies. This new bill proposes to significantly reform company law in this country and promises to cut red-tape.
Spring Business Lunch
With guest speaker SEAN GALLAGHER:
“Combine skillset and mindset for business success”
The Spring Business Lunch was a great success with over 100 members of the business community joining us. The room buzzed for the entire time with chatting and networking. You can see a selection of the photos from yesterday’s event on our Facebook page.
One-Parent Family Tax Credit is to be replaced with a new Single Person Child Carer Tax Credit from 1 January 2014. The new credit will be to the same value but will be available only to the principal carer of the child.
CROSS-BORDER INITIATIVE ON THE SEARCH FOR LOUTH BUSINESSES, ENTREPRENEURS AND BRIGHT NEW IDEAS
VITAL Project Managers will be visiting Drogheda on March 24th as part of its mission to identify interested businesses and serial entrepreneurs and to identify individuals with new and innovative ideas.
Vodafone shareholders have until the 20th February 2014 to decide how they would like to receive payment from the company’s deal with US Telecom Company Verizon.
Shareholders have two choices:
1. Receive as Income
2. Receive as Capital