Building a sustainable future in housingWILD GEESE: Paul Lynch, Natural Building Company, Finland: Business specialises in restoration of traditional log houses, some dating back 300 years
- March 1, 2013, 10:50
Moving2Canada to offer recruitment serviceThe hugely successful website for Irish people Moving2Canada has set up a new recruitment agency to help Irish workers connect with Canadian employers
- February 25, 2013, 21:25
Stop the lights: the Irish women working in Sydney traffic controlPádraig Collins had a great article in The Irish Times Magazine on Saturday about how the traffic control system on construction sites in Sydney is dominated by young women from Ireland.
- February 18, 2013, 10:37
Riding out the recession in the Middle EastTax-free salaries and a construction boom are attracting Irish workers to Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi and Dubai, but some struggle with the climate and culture, writes CIARA KENNY
- December 14, 2012, 08:50
‘The longer people stay away, the less likely they are to return’The exodus has had a life-changing effect on those leaving, but also on those left behind, writes CIARA KENNY
- September 28, 2012, 15:20
Leaving Ireland for Canada´s prairie provincesAn increasing number of Irish singles and families are embracing the opportunities offered in Saskatchewan, writes JENNIFER HOUGH
- August 3, 2012, 01:00
‘I feel like Canada’s oldest backpacker’Now in our 60s, having closed our construction business, my husband and I have left our home in Galway to move to Canada, says Eileen Burke.
- May 25, 2012, 08:55
Go west for a new home in CanadaThousands are fleeing the recession in Ireland to make a life in Canada. But how easy is it to set up house there?
- May 24, 2012, 07:52