Brú Brewery Wins Blacknight SME Awards Grand PrixNew business Brú Brewery from Co Meath scooped 3 awards, plus the Grand Prix, at the Blacknight SME Awards. Having already won gold, silver and bronze medals for their products, they put their success down to "hard work and dedication - and the love of beer!"
Ireland's .IE Domain to Allow 'Fadas' in Web AddressesUntil now, accented characters such as the á, é, í, ó and ú used in the Irish language have not been permitted in .IE domain names. But now the IE Domain Registry has opened a public consultation process on the best way to change that policy. The closing date for submissions is March 21.
Big Brands Bid for Short IE DomainsIrish and international brands rush to register short .ie domains.The race is on for one and two-letter IE domain names as Irish companies and major international brands compete for over 600 desirable combinations in the ‘Landrush’ phase of the newly opened namespace, which closes on March 22.
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