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Strong Growth in 2015

Tourism Ireland welcomes strong +9% growth in overseas visitors for 2014

2014 was a record year for visitor numbers from North America, Germany, France, Spain and Australia.

2014 was another strong year for tourism, with today’s figures from the CSO (Central Statistics Office) confirming growth of +9% in ove...

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Prem Opts for JamJou

PREM Group partners with JamJou to deliver training.

Tech start-up JamJou has launched Ireland’s first application which delivers training through game based real-life work scenarios. Internetional Hotel Management Company PREM Group is the first...

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Ireland’s Budget 2015

Retention of 9% Tourism VAT rate

The decision to retain the 9%Tourism VAT rate is a positive response to the great work being done across the hospitality industry driving the economic recovery and creating jobs. The lower VAT rate has enabled Ireland to compete with internat...

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Shanghai Holland Hotel

PREM's first management contract in Holland

It is with great pleasure I can announce PREM Group have signed a management service agreement with the Shanghai Hotel Holland. This is our first support agreement in the Netherlan...

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PREM Ireland Person of the Year Continued…

Previously we have had ‘one person of the year’ for each country and it’s always incredibly difficult to choose, this year we are doing things a little differently and I’m delighted to announce Melissa from Tulfarris Hotel & Golf Resort and He...

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Jim Murphy's Blog. Managing Director of PREM Group.