Media Coverage – December 2022
“Christmas is an important time of the year for restaurants too, with the Restaurant Association of Ireland recording a pick up in sales. It said this was particularly notable at the higher end of the market – with customers trading up on extras like wine.”
“New laws governing the practice of tipping come into force from today, providing a boost to workers’ rights.”
“Pubs and restaurants across the country are resorting to desperate measures to stay open in difficult times, as they struggle to combat all-time-high operating costs.”
Varadkar open to extending VAT rate for hospitality sector – Business Plus
“Supports for business such as extending the 9% VAT rate for the hospitality sector could be extended in February, the Tánaiste has indicated.”
“Adrian Cummins, chief executive of the Restaurants Association of Ireland: said new tipping laws could actually result in lower take home pay for staff.”
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