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Media Coverage Report: Reaction to the July Stimulus Package

July 27th, 2020|

Family businesses gives cautious welcome to July Stimulus Package

July 23rd, 2020|

“The scale of the challenge facing family businesses across the country requires bold action”, says John McGrane of the Family Business Network   The organisation representing Irish family-owned businesses has given a cautious welcome to the July Stimulus Package unveiled by the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar. Commenting on the [...]

FBN July Stimulus Package

July 10th, 2020|

The Family Business Network of Ireland have made a submission to the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment on their forthcoming July Stimulus Package. We are recommending that the Irish Government implement a wide-ranging stimulus package through its July Programme and Budget 2021 Our Submission focuses on the following areas: Maintaining the Temporary Wage [...]

Response to COVID-19 Support Package

May 11th, 2020|

Coverage Report 7 May 2020

Member Update: 7 May 2020

May 11th, 2020|

Executive Director John McGrane provides his latest update to our members.  

Keeping Business Moving – Managing your Supply Chain during the Crisis

April 3rd, 2020|

Prioritising Cash, Pragmatism, Collaboration, Innovation, Availing of the Supports that are out there and Safe Practices in all that we do are key to getting through the current crisis and being in a position to both contribute to, and benefit from, the Recovery. All this and more from our latest Zoom Webinar.

Keeping Business Moving – Managing your Supply Chain during the Crisis, Zoom Webinar, Friday 3 April 2020

April 3rd, 2020|

It’s vital to respect the health guidelines so that we minimise Covid-19 impacts now BUT ALSO so that we all avoid a second round of mass infections after we survive the current round. The most immediately useful exercise we can all be doing in our businesses is a rolling 13-week Cashflow forecast and to update it in real time [...]

Family businesses welcome the Government’s Emergency Measures on Covid-19.

March 25th, 2020|

“Today’s measures are a welcome further step; businesses and employees will appreciate clarity on what they can continue to do and financial support for what they can’t.” 24 March 2020 – The Family Business Network Ireland has this afternoon welcomed the Government’s newest series of measures to combat COVID-19 and to safeguard the Irish economy. [...]

Member Update: Covid-19: 24 March 2020

March 24th, 2020|

Executive Director John McGrane providing our members with an update on the Covid-19 situation.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Business Supports

March 24th, 2020|

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Business Supports Please see below a list of information, advice and supports from Government and Industry to support businesses in coping with the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. This is a dynamic list that will be constantly updated. Central Bank of Ireland  Statement: Central Bank of Ireland (18 March) Statement by the Governor of the [...]