100 jobs go as hotels firm in liquidation

Thursday 12 January 2012 16.53
100 jobs go as hotels firm in liquidation

Around 100 jobs have been lost with immediate effect following the closure of two hostels and one hotel in Dublin.

The company responsible for Hotel Isaacs Dublin, Isaacs Hostel and Jacobs Inn - The Dublin Tourist Hostel Limited - went into liquidation following a meeting of creditors on Monday.

A number of guests had to be found alternative accommodation when all three properties closed their doors on Tuesday.

Honeywell Measurex in Waterford has confirmed that it is laying off 32 people. The work currently being done in Waterford is moving to Bulgaria.

The company makes parts for the computer industry at its Waterford facility on the IDA industrial estate. Around 30 jobs will remain.