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9% Tourism VAT Rate Retained

Ireland’s hoteliers welcome pro-tourism budget measures

Together with the IHF and the rest of the hospitality industry, I am delighted by the decision of Minister Noonan to retain the 9% tourism VAT rate in the 2014 budget.

The reduced VAT rate has been enormously important helping ...

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Retain 9% VAT Rate & Reduced Employers PRSI

Keep the lower VAT & PRSI rates to sustain the recovery of the Irish hospitality industry

The Irish Hotels Federation (IHF) is campaigning for the 9% VAT rate and PRSI initiatives introduced in 2011 to help the hospitality sector be retained in the coming budget and beyond.

The...

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PREM Ireland Person of the Year 2013

Congratulations Artur of Aspect Hotel Dublin Park West

In the hotel business we rely on the professionalism off all our staff to constantly deliver exceptional service to all our customers, 24/7. It’s a people business and those of us who love hospitality know that it takes great people to make our ho...

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PREM UK Property of the Year 2012

Congratulations to the Leopold Hotel Sheffield team!

Yesterday we brought the UK General Managers and senior team together for our summer review in Bristol when we also announced the PREM Group UK Property of the Year 2012. We are lucky to have such great teams that it is always difficult to pick a ...

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The Gathering

We welcome our Gathering prizewinner to Ireland

2013 is the year of The Gathering in Ireland and we were delighted to welcome one of our overseas colleagues to experience it for herself. Late last year PREM Group ran a competition in our hotels and apartments in Belgium, Britain, ...

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