Recent press coverage
Bus Eireann strike
The SFA issued a press statement on 24 March condemning the indefinite strike by Bus Eireann unions stating it will cause mass disruption for commuters and businesses. This was covered by:
- Daily Mail - 29 Mar
- Irish Examiner - 30 Mar
- Midland Tribune - 30 Mar
- Irish Independent - 1 Apr
SFA Director, Patricia Callan was interviewed on TV3's Vincent Browne Show on 30 March to debate the issue.
Following the triggering of Article 50 by the British Government on 29 March, the Small Firms Association issued a press release with a toolkit for small businesses to help them to practically prepare for Brexit in their own business. This was covered by:
- The Business Post - 29 Mar
- Carlow Nationalist - 29 Mar
- Irish Examiner - 29 Mar
- The Times - 30 Mar
- Belfast Telegraph - 30 Mar
- The Daily Mail - 30 Mar
- Irish Independent - 30 Mar
- The Herald - 30 Mar
- Clare Champion - 30 Mar
- Irish Times - 1 Apr.
SFA Director, Patricia Callan was interviewed on RTE's Drive Time on 30 March on the topic.
The SFA National Small Business Awards was covered in Business Plus on 1 April.
SFA Pay & Conditions Survey Report
The SFA issued a press release on a SFA survey on Pay and Conditions of employment on 20 February, this was covered in Business Plus on 1 April.
SFA Director, Patricia Callan was interviewed on Newstalk Drive on 30 March on the treatment of interns in the workplace.