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Donegal made for international trade

Donegal made for International Trade

Being made in Donegal is a very important and unique selling point, delivering a heightened sense of appreciation among consumers across the world, according to enterprises operating in the region. In the face of a pandemic and a post Brexit world where Donegal businesses are exposed more than most, this sentiment is particularly important. 

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Donegal Digital - Broadening Donegal's Horizons

Led by Donegal County Council, Donegal Digital has proven to be an invaluable resource and asset to businesses and organisations across the county. It is a unique and innovative inter-agency project with partners from both the private and the public sector.


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Pressing the Gaeltacht forward!  

Fáisc Miotal Éirinn Teoranta – Trading as Irish Pressings is a company based in the heart of the Gaeltacht region of Donegal. They are market leaders in their field of designing and manufacturing press tools and parts primarily to the automotive industry. 


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Virtual Teic is a pioneering virtual modelling software business which brings 2D building plans to life, enabling users to experience how new builds will look using the company’s state of the art technology. Read More...



Buy Donegal December Campaign

December Campaign to encourage consumers to Buy Donegal and Shop Local. With the easing of Government restrictions, Donegal County Council’s Cathaoirleach is encouraging shoppers across Donegal to shop local as part of a new ‘Buy Donegal December campaign’. Read More...



Phenomenal response to #BuyDonegalWeekend supported by hundreds of Donegal businesses

Anyone following social media last weekend would most likely have seen the hashtag #BuyDonegalWeekend feature prominently. The campaign which celebrated and showcased Donegal business to a global audience received an exceptional response reaching an audience of over 5 million on Twitter alone! Similar responses on Facebook and Instagram saw the campaign reach a global audience and place Donegal brands in the minds and hearts of many!  Read More...




Boston and Ireland Northwest Join Virtual Forces for the 12th Annual Golden Bridges Conference and Awards


The highly anticipated 12th annual Golden Bridges Conference and Awards ceremony returns on the 20th November from 1.30pm to 6pm (Irish Standard Time). Golden Bridges aims to promote partnerships between Ireland Northwest and Boston, Massachusetts and also to highlight various community, business, and education initiatives in the two regions by bringing together influential business and political leaders. The event is being coordinated by Donegal County Council and Derry City and Strabane District Council and will take place virtually, broadcasting live from the Guildhall, Derry

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#BuyDonegalWeekend officially launched with over 100 businesses ready to support each other  

#BuyDonegalWeekend was officially launched yesterday as businesses across Donegal joined the team at Donegal County Council to hear about the inaugural campaign, aimed at promoting Donegal businesses products and services to a global audience.  The campaign is just over a week away, taking place from 6 – 8 November 2020. Read More...



#BuyDonegalWeekend will provide a timely boost for Donegal businesses

Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council believes that the new #BuyDonegalWeekend campaign, which will be officially launched next week, will provide a timely boost for businesses in Donegal. Read More...




Great interest in Virtual Donegal Connect 2020

With Donegal Connect 2020 fast approaching, there has been a huge interest from virtual audiences across the globe.  The event which takes place on Thursday October 8th will focus on key themes including relocating to Donegal, remote working, business and tourism innovation as well as an Irish and Contemporary music session. Read More...




Exciting times for the ubiquitous Spraoi agus Spórt 

Spraoi agus Spórt celebrates its’ 10 year anniversary in 2020. Established during a challenging economic landscape in 2010, resilience has been a founding principle and one of the many reasons it has become the heartbeat of the Carndonagh community. Read More...



Introducing #BuyDonegalWeekend

#BuyDonegalWeekend is an exciting new campaign which will showcase the best of business in Donegal. It provides an opportunity for businesses across the county to highlight their fantastic range of products and services and most importantly encourage people to buy them. Read more...

Virtual Donegal Connect 2020 announced – Book your place now!

Donegal Connect 2020 has been officially launched with an exciting and informative Programme of Events to take place virtually on Thursday October 8thRead more...

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Digital regions study aims to improve regional policies in manufacturing

Analysis shows need for policy change in Donegal and North West for Manufacturing to maximize the potential of industry 4.0 in European Region.

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From student to CEO of a global business, all within Lettekenny’s dynamic Tech s

Gartan Technologies is part of Letterkenny’s dynamic Tech sector. Here we speak with company CEO Malachi Eastwood who tells us about the foundation of the company, doing business in Donegal and how the pandemic has changed their operations. Read more...

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Donegal businesses find innovative solution to pandemic challenges

When Wild Ireland closed its doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic it needed support and another Donegal company, Feedpods, was able to do just that. The two businesses have worked together to create a very innovative solution to 24/7 animal care.     Read more...


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Global entrepreneur drives international business growth from his home in Malin, - 23 June 20

“Donegal is the ideal location to drive your business” says Damien Mc Clean, CEO of SIA Flexitanks based in Malin, Donegal, “there are no barriers to growth. The cost of housing is so much lower than other places, the education system and talent pool is world class." Read more...


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City dwellers looking to Donegal as their new business destination - 8 Jun 2020

Estate agents in Donegal are receiving more and more calls from businesses and individuals based in Dublin looking to move to Donegal in light of the ongoing challenges and strains of city living that have become even more pronounced now during this Covid 19 pandemic.  Read more...

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