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Irish Association of Supported Employment Awards

Best Practice Awards 2013

General Manager of Aspect Hotel Kilkenny Clement Gleeson has been recognised in the IASE Awards.

Irish Association of Supported Employment Awards celebrate the...

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PREM Group Buys Merrion Hall

New 4 Star Property To Open July 2014

I am delighted to announce our purchase of Merrion Hall in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

The property will undergo extensive refurbishment before reopening in July 2014 under the Premier Suites Brand. With its close proximity to the RDS and its...

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Sarah Marr FIHI

Congratulations Sarah

I am delighted to welcome Sarah Marr as one of the newest fellows of the IHI. The Annual IHI Founders' Banquet & Hospitality Management Awards were held last Thursday night 28th November in the ...

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Best Serviced Apartments in Manchester

Congratulations to the Premier Apartments team who won 'Serviced Apartments of the Year Award' 2013

It’s been a day of celebrations at Premier Apartments Manchester; last night they won the ‘Serviced Apartments of the Year 2013’ award at the Manchester Tourism Awards.

This is the second consecutive year Premier Apartments Manchester ha...

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