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Irish Start up during Covid-19 recovery

Irish Start up during Covid-19 recovery

Since the Covid-19 pandemic hit Ireland\’s economy, CRIF Vision-net noticed that the number of start-ups in Ireland had declined drastically in the first half of 2020. However, the financial support of the Irish Government minimized the number of insolvencies by 27 per cent in the first half of 2020 compared to the same period in 2019.


Despite the downturn in business operations, the figures indicate a positive indication of Ireland\’s Covid-19 recovery, according to the Business Insight Report in Quarter 3 2020. In Q3, there was a significant increase of 37% in the number of start-up companies registered in Ireland compared to Q2. The cumulative number of registrations in Q3 is up to 5,482, which marks a rise of 3% compared to Q3 2019.


Among the various industries, the wholesale and retail sectors have the highest growth in start-ups, increasing by 48 per cent compared to 2019. In the meantime, the regulatory, accounting and business industries contributed most to new start-ups in Q3 2020. Following the education sector, which has risen by 34% on an annual basis. In contrast to the figure, Ireland has shown an overall outcome improvement in company registrations.


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