Canada Welcomes New Arrivals as Ireland Welcomes a New Government

by Eamonn O’Loghlin Dublin: 2011-02-28 Canada welcomes scores of new arrivals to our shores as Ireland luckily experiences a democratic revolution of sorts that could well have been more like the ongoing violent revolutions we are witnessing throughout Africa and the Middle East. Saner minds have prevailed in old Hibernia and the people have spoken.. read more →

01 Mar 2011
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Farewell Message from Ambassador Declan Kelly

Farewell Message from Ambassador Declan kelly I was first posted to Canada in 1985 at which time I was the First Secretary in the Embassy. I worked with two Ambassadors, Edward Brennan the late Sean Gaynor.  Anne and I were accompanied by our three children, Ruth, Declan and Richard all of whom attended five years.. read more →

31 Aug 2010
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Irish Person of the Year 2010 – Ambassador Declan Kelly

Our Man in Ottawa – Ambassador Declan Kelly – 2010’s Irish Person of the Year by Desmond Devoy Some people have friends in high places. Other people are just friends who happen to be in high places. Ireland’s Ambassador to Canada, Declan Kelly, certainly falls into the latter category. He’s not just high because of.. read more →

05 May 2010
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Irish Person of the Year 2009: Frankie Benson, Colm O’Brien, Eamonn O’Loghlin and Hugo Straney

Never have so many been so honoured by, well, so many. For the first time in the history of Toronto’s Irish community, the Irish Person of the Year Committee has decided to quadruple its pleasure by honouring the four men who keep the city’s Irish-Canadians, and those who love Ireland, informed and entertained every weekend… read more →

05 May 2009
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Chamber hosts Finance Minister Jim Flaherty

Chamber hosts Finance Minister Jim Flaherty at Toronto’s Board of Trade Friday, January 11th at Toronto’s Board of Trade was the setting for the Chambers launch of a new season with a very prestigious guest speaker, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty. It was also an opportunity to meet and greet the 2008 Irish Person of the.. read more →

11 Jan 2008
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President Mary McAleese opens Ireland Park Toronto

“A Place of Memory” June 21st, 2007 By Eamonn O’Loghlin – Editor & Publisher, Irish Connections Canada As Editor of the Toronto Irish News I had been getting the “scealâ€? about Ireland Park in one form or another for the last 10 years. I knew it was coming and the intensity of the project over the.. read more →

21 Jun 2007
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Enterprise Ireland opens Canadian office

Enterprise Ireland opens Canadian office Enterprise Ireland is the Irish Governments Semi-state agency charged with accelerating the development of world class Irish companies. One of its most important roles is to assist Irish companies in the development of export markets and it does this through the network of overseas offices. EI is delighted to have.. read more →

14 Sep 2006
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