Archive For: Business News

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

NI Assembly and Business Trust Dinner

The Northern Ireland Assembly and Business Trust would like to invite Omagh Chamber of Commerce members  to a Business Dinner on Thursday 22nd March 2012 at 7.00pm in the Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh The Northern Ireland Assembly and Business Trust (NIABT) works to forge links with, and promote the exchange of ... Read More

Transition Omagh shortlisted

Transition Omagh shortlisted in NIE Energy’s BIG Energy Saving Challenge Transition Omagh is one of just six community organisations from across Northern Ireland who have been selected to compete in The BIG Energy Saving Challenge, an exciting new initiative from NIE Energy which is giving £100,000 to communities to encourage ... Read More

Business Awards 2011

Omagh Chamber members attending the launch of Omagh Business Awards from L-R: Joe Byrne MLA, Gabriel Fox (Bank of Ireland), Lorraine Griffin (Past President), Chris Kelly (President, Omagh Chamber of Commerce),Dominic McClements (General Manager, Ulster Herald) & Gerard O’Hanlon (Stredia) Awards to celebrate business talent and success in Omagh district ... Read More

St Patricks Festival

Best Dressed Window Competiton – Omagh District Council in conjunction with the Ulster Herald and Omagh Chamber of Commerce have come together to produce a Special St Patrick’s Day Window Competition for local businesses.  The aim is to encourage businesses to embrace the public holiday as a key event in ... Read More

Bank Of England Lunch

Omagh Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a lunch event which has been kindly sponsored by the Bank of England. Please find full details below. DATE: Friday the 4th March VENUE: Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh TIME: 12.30pm to 2pm SPEAKER: Gillian Anderson, Bank of England Deputy Agent TOPIC: ... Read More

Omagh Facebook Christmas

To appear in: Belfast Telegraph  |  From: Friday 29th October  |  Release date: Friday 29th October Omagh Chamber of Commerce Leads Social Media Campaign Facebook Christmas – Omagh Your Story Omagh Chamber of Commerce is leading a new Social Media Marketing Strategy for Omagh.  The intention is to promote Omagh ... Read More

Lisanelly Education Campus

The Lisanelly Education Village proposal is a wonderful opportunity that no other town in the UK has. To have an integrated education facility such as this will create further opportunities for the town centre that must be well thought out to maximise this unique opportunity for the future development of ... Read More

Inward Investment

It is an exciting time for business development in Omagh with a number of competing multi-million pound inward investment proposals currently awaiting planning permission. These have the potential to create thousands of jobs and give the local economy a huge boost not just in the coming years but for generations ... Read More

Health Services

The immediate development of the new £190 million Omagh Area Hospital is a priority for the Chamber. The hospital is a vital piece of infrastructure for the economic growth of the town. We have been in regular contact with the Health Minister and the Developing Better Services team who keep ... Read More

A5 Corridor Project

Omagh businesses are in line for a major boost when the new A5 dual carriageway is constructed. This £850 million investment in the west of the province is a key infrastructure project that will allow through traffic from Dublin to Derry to keep going and not congest the town. But ... Read More

Omagh Vision 2025

The Omagh: Towards a City Vision for 2025 document is intended to serve as a ‘road map for the future advancement and sustainable development of Omagh.’ It sets out the challenges which must be addressed and identifies what constricts development, and outlines the changes and initiatives over the next decades ... Read More

Omagh Town Centre Masterplan

Omagh as we know it will be consigned to history within the next two decades under major regeneration plans which aim to create a dynamic, attractive and prosperous town centre. The Omagh Town Centre Masterplan identifies and illustrates unprecedented opportunities for major regeneration and development throughout Omagh. It sets out ... Read More