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Major SuperValu Development

Major SuperValu Development

O’Kane Supermarkets Ltd which owns SuperValu in Omagh have just formally announced a major capital investment and business expansion of their own supermarket premises at Market Street Omagh which will also bring Primark to the town. This is excellent news for the town centre of Omagh and will lead to ... Read More
 
Innovation Omagh Accelerate Your Profits

Innovation Omagh Accelerate Your Profits

Innovation Omagh are running a FREE! ‘How to Accelerate Your Business Workshop on Thursday 3rd October. This event promises to be informative and engaging and we recommend you book your place now. Contact: andrea.mcguckin@omagh.gov.uk  
 
Public Sector Supplier Opportunities Event

Public Sector Supplier Opportunities Event

Public Sector Supplier Opportunities, 30th September 2013 – Beam Social Enterprise Centre, Invista House, Maydown Works, Derry/Londonderry, BT47 6TH from 09:30 – 12:30 – FREE! SMEs will hear first-hand from public sector purchasers about the opportunities and challenges to becoming a supplier. This will allow SMEs to understand public sector ... Read More
 
NI Opera

NI Opera

NI Opera will be bringing their new production of Donizetti’s ever-popular romantic comedy L’Elisir d’Amore (The Elixir of Love) to the Strule Arts Centre on Thursday 3rd October, and we plan to turn this opera evening into a social event for Chamber members. The business community has traditionally used a ... Read More
 
EU Funding Opportunities

EU Funding Opportunities

Tuesday 27th August Sinn Fein MEP Martina Anderson will be hosting an event in the Mellon Country Hotel. The event will focus on EU funding opportunities for the community and voluntary sector, SMEs and independent retail traders. Many within our communities are unaware of the many different streams of funding ... Read More
 
Jobs Fair Sept 27th

Jobs Fair Sept 27th

Omagh Chamber member, The North West News Group, have been working tirelessly towards the first on a series of Jobs Fairs to be held in Omagh and Enniskillen first of which will be held in Omagh on September 27th. The Tyrone and Fermanagh ‘Let’s Work Together’ initiative has been developed ... Read More
 

Moving on UP

10 Reasons To Move Your Business To A Digital Hub. Omagh Enterprise Company completed its journey from enterprise centre to digital hub with the opening of its latest development. The new centre provides a range of hot-desk, start-up and growth facilities coupled with super-fast broadband for new and existing businesses. ... Read More
 
Free Marketing Workshop

Free Marketing Workshop

Date for your Dairy: Making the Most Of Your Online Presence. Media facilitator, Eilish Devlin from Ardean will be giving a talk on marketing on 6th September at Omagh District Council offices at 9.45am-1pm. Ardean is a marketing and business consultancy to the small business sector i Northern Ireland and ... Read More
 
Meeting with Danny Kennedy

Meeting with Danny Kennedy

Regional Development Minister, Danny Kennedy, MLA, second from left, has met recently with representatives from Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Industry at Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast, to discuss issues surrounding the stalled A5 dual carriageway project. Representing Omagh Chamber are from left, Nicholas O’Shiel, Kevin Martin and Gerard O’Hanlon.
 
Minister O’Dowd Meets with Omagh Chamber

Minister O’Dowd Meets with Omagh Chamber

Department of Education Minister, John O’Dowd MLA, second from right, has met recently with representatives from Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Industry at Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast. Items discussed at this meeting included the skills gap between what employers need and what students can provide, potential closure of rural primary ... Read More
 

New President

Omagh Chamber of Commerce Elects New President  Omagh Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting in Kampar, Castle Street on Wednesday 19th June where Julian McKeown was elected as its new President. Outgoing President, Kevin Martin, thanked the members for their support throughout his busy year in office and ... Read More
 
Rates Revaluation NI Meeting

Rates Revaluation NI Meeting

Chamber members have been invited to  a meeting of business organisations to discuss the Small Business Saturday Initiative and the forthcoming Rates Revaluation in Northern Ireland. The meeting will be a working lunch and is very kindly being hosted in the boardroom of Titanic House, Titanic Quarter (beside the signature ... Read More
 
One year on from Patsy and the search is on again…

One year on from Patsy and the search is on again…

“People referred to me as Business Person of the Year when greeting me,’ the words of Patsy Kelly, last year’s main recipient at the annual Business Awards. Last year’s winner was a popular choice with Ulster Herald readers as Patsy received hundreds of congratulations cards which were all displayed in ... Read More
 

Jobs Fair June 2013

The Tyrone and Fermanagh Let’s Work Together initiative has been developed by a partnership which includes Business in the Community’s Omagh and Enniskillen Business Leadership Networks, the Ulster Herald, the Fermanagh Herald and the North-West News Group as media partners, and the South West College.  The reception will be held ... Read More
 

Nick's Blog

Taken from Nick’s Blog(Nick O’Shiel is  director and chief executive, Omagh Enterprise Company Ltd) You can also follow Nick on Twitter @nick_oe A Tale Of Two Economies   Each week Nick O’ Shiel, Chief Executive, Omagh Enterprise Company, blogs on issues related to Enterprise and Innovation. This week Nick discusses ... Read More