Embassy in India
New Delhi230, Jor Bagh
Monday To Friday: 9.00 A.M, to 1.00 P.M. ,2.30 P.M. to 5.00 P.M.
Phone : +91-11-2462 6733, 2462 6741, 2462 6743 (O)
Fax : +91-11-2469 7053
Honorary Consulate of Ireland
MumbaiMr. Cyrus Guzder
Sir P.M Road, Fort
Monday To Friday : 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Phone : +91-22-6635 5635, 6633 9717/18 (O)
Fax : +91-22-6639 1945
BengaluruDr. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
C/O Biocon Limited
20th KM. Hosur Road
Electronic City PO
Monday To Friday : 9.30 A.M. to 5.00 P.M
Phone : +91-44-2435 7051 (O)
Fax : +91-80-2852 1660
Indian Embassy in
Ireland6 LEESON PARK
DUBLIN - 6, IRELAND
Consular Section Working hours - 0930-1200 hrs for submission of documents, 1600-1700 hrs for collection of documents
Phone : 00353-1-4970843, 4966792, 4970969
Fax : 00353-1-4978074, 4966770
and largest city
|Ethnic groups (2011)||84.5% White Irish
9.1% Other White
1.6% Not stated
1.5% Other Asian / Asian Irish
1.4% Black Irish / Black African
0.7% Irish Traveller
0.1% Other Black
|Currency||Euro (€)[note 1] (EUR)|
|Drives on the||left|
|ISO 3166 code||IE|
The Republic of Ireland occupies most of the island of Ireland, off the coast of England and Wales. Its capital, Dublin, is the birthplace of writers like Oscar Wilde, and home of Guinness beer. The 9th-century Book of Kells and other illustrated manuscripts are on show in Dublin’s Trinity College Library. Dubbed the "Emerald Isle” for its lush landscape, the country is dotted with castles like medieval Cahir Castle.
The Irish economy is projected to continue its robust expansion. modern knowledge economy is focusing on services and high-tech industries and dependent on trade, industry and investment. In terms of GDP per capita, Ireland is ranked as one of the wealthiest countries in the OECD . Both exports and business investment, which surged due to temporary impetus by multinational enterprises, will moderate but remain solid. Activity in the domestic sector will remain firm and employment will grow steadily.
he primary natural resources of Ireland include natural gas, petroleum, peat,copper, lead, dolomite, barite, limestone, gypsum, silver and zinc. Key industries based on these and other natural resources include fishing, mining, and various forms of agriculture and fish farming.
Higher education in Ireland consists of universities, specialist colleges (offering courses in a single subject area), and institutes of technology. The latter do not just offer courses in technology subjects, but also cover a wide range of vocational programs, in subjects including hospitality, healthcare, pharmacy, media, textiles, marketing and many more.The varied selection of higher education institutions combines with historic cities, beautiful countryside and Ireland’s unique culture to make the country a highly attractive study destination.
Tourism in the Republic of Ireland is one of the biggest contributors to the Economy of the Republic of Ireland, the world's friendliest country andCork City as one of the top ten cities in the world and the Irish tourist boards website,Ireland has many festivals, most of which take place annually. The most famous by far is the St Patrick's Festival which takes place in every county all over Ireland and celebrates Irish culture the world over.Ireland has many geological attractions, most being along the coastline of the country. The two most famous geologically important destinations are both in Co. Clare; the Cliffs of Moher and The Burren. The Cliffs of Moher are one of the most visited sites in the country, with the rocks at the bottom of the cliffs dated as being about 320 million years old, formed when Ireland was under water during the Carboniferous Period.
In summer, temperatures generally fall in a range of 15°C to 20°C, but sometimes they can reach up to 25°C or even higher. Winter days can be drizzly, cold and short (the sun sets around 4 pm), but because of the Gulf Stream, the temperature seldom falls below freezing, averaging about 7°C. Snow is very seldom, but more common the mountainous regions of Ireland. Rain falls throughout the year, and the weather in ireland can often change very quickly.
Light- to Medium clothing in the summer, Mediumweight is necessary in the winter. No matter when you come, a light raincoat or windbreaker is needed, and a wool sweater, a jacket or coat, especially at night.