ELECTION BUDGET 2017 SCORECARD

Government scores 45% from ISME on budget. More needs to be done for Entrepreneurship. Self-employed continue to be targeted unfairly.    ISME, Tuesday 11th October 2016. ISME, the Irish Small & Medium Enterprises Association, has compiled a score card on
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ISME CALLS ON TAOISEACH TO RETAIN MINISTRY FOR SMALL BUSINESS

Monday 16th May 2016 Neglected sector deserves Government recognition. 99% of all Irish businesses are SMEs. Sustainable Jobs growth through SME sector needs stimulus. ISME, the Irish Small & Medium Enterprises Association, has today called on the Taoiseach to ensure
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BUSINESS COSTS CONTINUE TO RISE

ISME called on the new government to prioritise the reduction of business costs as competitiveness is in serious risk of continued erosion as the economy returns to growth. The Association expressed concerns over the incessant barrage from the trades unions for increases in wages and warned the administration to stand firm.