With a growing demand for medical technologies all over the world and reports that markets in the east are expected to grow, MPN takes a look at what potential the Irish medtech sector has in the Middle East. more

5 Mar 2018 15:50 Opinion

A £7 million laboratory has opened at Ulster University as a result of a partnership between Northern Ireland’s business and education organisations. more

4 Sep 2017 09:30 , News

The UK’s annual showcase of medical technology took place in late April to positive reviews from visitors and exhibitors alike. more

22 May 2017 15:20 News

Provider of solutions for injectable drug administration West Pharmaceutical Services has completed a 60,000 square foot expansion at its contract manufacturing facility near Mulhuddart, County Dublin. more

30 Nov 2016 14:30 News

Teleflex Medical OEM, a specialist in diagnostic and interventional catheters, has launched a new customer solution centre (CSC), in Limerick, Ireland. more

15 Jul 2016 15:36 News

New research finds that 17% (one in six) of Irish SMEs still have no website, social media, or online presence. more

16 Jun 2016 15:57 News

Life sciences technologies company Surmodics has announced the creation of 100 new medtech jobs following the company’s acquisition of Creagh Medical in Ballinasloe, Galway in November 2015 more

15 Jun 2016 11:58 News

Delivering a modern healthcare system must be a top priority for the next government according to the Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represents the medical technology industry more

25 Nov 2015 10:38 News

This October see an array of Irish medical technology and healthcare companies heading to Dublin for Med in Ireland. MPN looks at what’s on offer from the Irish medtech scene more

26 Oct 2015 11:16 News

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. hosted a ceremony, on Tuesday 16th June, to mark the start of construction for the company’s new pharmaceutical component manufacturing facility. more

18 Jun 2015 10:14 News

Smart move: Ireland’s continued investment in healthcare and technology has paved the way for a new medical device research centre at NUI Galway. more

23 Oct 2014 12:07 News


Source: Medtronic

Two become one: US medical device maker Medtronic has agreed to buy Dublin-based Covidien for $42.9 billion (£25.3bn). more

16 Jun 2014 10:25 News

Job centre: VistaMed has announced the creation of 125 new jobs as part of a €7 million investment in its plants more

4 Jun 2014 23:02 News

Focal point: Dr John O’Dea, president of Engineers Ireland, has called on government and Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) to prioritise investment in the area of regenerative medicine manufacturing technology for the next generation of job creation. more

19 May 2014 12:46 News