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The City of Dublin is the area administered by Dublin City Council, but the term "Dublin" normally refers to the contiguous urban area which includes parts of the adjacent local authority areas of Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Fingal and South Dublin as its shown in Dublin map. Together, the four areas form the traditional County Dublin. This area is sometimes known as the Dublin Region. The population of the administrative area controlled by the City Council was 525,383 in the 2011 census, while the population of the urban area was 1,110,627. The County Dublin population was 1,273,069 and that of the Greater Dublin Area 1,804,156. The city's population is expanding rapidly, and it is estimated by the CSO that it will reach 2.1 million by 2020.
Dublin City Council is a unicameral assembly of 52 members elected every five years from Local Election Areas. It is presided over by the Lord Mayor, who is elected for a yearly term and resides in Mansion House. Council meetings occur at Dublin City Hall, while most of its administrative activities are based in the Civic Offices on Wood Quay as its mentioned in Dublin map. The party or coalition of parties, with the majority of seats adjudicates committee members, introduces policies, and appoints the Lord Mayor. As the capital city, Dublin seats the national parliament of Ireland, the Oireachtas. It is composed of the President of Ireland, Seanad Éireann as the upper house, and Dáil Éireann as the lower house. The President resides in Áras an Uachtaráin in the Phoenix Park, while both houses of the Oireachtas meet in Leinster House, a former ducal palace on Kildare Street.
Many of Dublin traditional industries, such as food processing, textile manufacturing, brewing, and distilling have gradually declined, although Guinness has been brewed at the St. James Gate Brewery since 1759. Economic improvements in the 1990s have attracted a large number of global pharmaceutical, information and communications technology companies to the city and Greater Dublin Area. Companies such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon, eBay, PayPal, Yahoo, Facebook, Twitter and Pfizer now have European headquarters and/or operational bases in the city. Intel and Hewlett-Packard have large manufacturing plants in Leixlip, County Kildare, 15 km (9 mi) to the west as you can see in Dublin map. The economic boom led to a sharp increase in construction, with large redevelopment projects in the Dublin Docklands and Spencer Dock.
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Dublin city is bisected by the River Liffey and the centre of the city or downtown is generally agreed to be O’Connell Bridge. Pretty simply, the area on the O'Connell Street side is commonly referred to as the North Side and the other side (Grafton St side) as the South side. For ease when reading directions etc, all even postal codes (IE Dublin 2,4,6,8 etc) are on the south side of the city and all odd postal codes (Dublin 3,5,7,9 etc) are on the north side as its shown in Dublin downtown map. Dublin 1 & 2 are the city centre with the numbers increasing the further out from O'Connell Street you move. The two best known cinemas in the city centre are the Savoy Cinema and the Cineworld Cinema, both north of the Liffey.
The area within a radius of about 2 km (1.5 miles) of O’Connell Bridge contains most of the historical sights, cultural attractions, nightlife and shops. This area is generally simply referred to as the "City Centre", or "town" for locals as you can see in Dublin downtown map. Typically if further detail is required to describe a place in the city centre or downtown, people will refer to a well-known street or landmark, e.g. "the Grafton Street area", synonymous with shops and cafes. There are several theatres within the city centre, and various world famous actors have emerged from the Dublin theatrical scene, including Noel Purcell, Sir Michael Gambon, Brendan Gleeson, Stephen Rea, Colin Farrell, Colm Meaney and Gabriel Byrne.
Sights located within Dublin city centre include Trinity College, Dublin Castle, Dublinia, the Hugh Lane Gallery, the National Museum Of Ireland - Archaeology, the Science Gallery as well as the city two most picturesque parks, St. Stephen Green and Merrion Square, the main shopping mile Grafton Street and the cultural and nightlife hot spot Temple Bar as its mentioned in Dublin downtown map. Dublin most famous churches, St. Patrick Cathedral and Christchurch Cathedral, are both located within a five minutes walk of each other in the city centre. You could easily visit all the main sites in the city centre within a day without breaking into a sweat.
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Dublin (play /ˈdʌblɨn/; locally /ˈdʊbᵊlən/; Irish: Baile Átha Cliath, meaning "town of the hurdled ford", pronounced [blʲaˈklʲiə] or Áth Cliath, [aː klʲiə], occasionally Duibhlinn) is the capital and most populous city of Ireland. The English name for the city is derived from the Irish name Dubhlinn, meaning "black pool". Dublin is situated near the midpoint of Ireland east coast, at the mouth of the River Liffey and the centre of the Dublin Region as its shown in Dublin Leinster - Ireland map. The Dublin region is the economic centre of Ireland, and was at the forefront of the country rapid economic expansion during the Celtic Tiger period. Dublin is the centre of both media and communications in Ireland, with many newspapers, radio stations, television stations and telephone companies based there. RTÉ is Ireland national state broadcaster, and is based in Donnybrook.
Dublin Airport is operated by the Dublin Airport Authority and is located north of Dublin City in the administrative county of Fingal. It is the headquarters of Ireland flag carrier Aer Lingus, low-cost carrier Ryanair and regional airlines Aer Arann and CityJet as its mentioned in Dublin Leinster - Ireland map. The airport offers an extensive short and medium haul network, as well as domestic services to many regional airports in Ireland. There are also extensive Long Haul services to the United States, Canada and the Middle East. Dublin Airport is the busiest airport in Ireland, followed by Cork and Shannon. Ireland biggest libraries and literary museums are found in Dublin, including the National Print Museum of Ireland and National Library of Ireland.
Dublin is the primary centre of education in Ireland, with three universities and many other higher education institutions. There are 20 third-level institutes in the city. Dublin will be European Capital of Science in 2012. The University of Dublin is the oldest university in Ireland dating from the 16th century, and is located in the city centre as you can see in Dublin Leinster - Ireland map. Its sole constituent college, Trinity College, was established by Royal Charter in 1592 under Elizabeth I and was closed to Roman Catholics until Catholic Emancipation. The National University of Ireland (NUI) has its seat in Dublin, which is also the location of the associated constituent university of University College Dublin (UCD), the largest university in Ireland with over 22,000 students. Dublin Business School (DBS) is Ireland largest private third level institution with over 9,000 students.
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In 2009, Dublin was listed as the fourth richest city in the world by purchasing power and 10th richest by personal income. According to Mercer 2011 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey, Dublin is the 13th most expensive city in the European Union (down from 10th in 2010) and the 58th most expensive place to live in the world (down from 42nd in 2010). Many international firms have established major headquarters in the city, such as Citibank and Commerzbank as its shown in Dublin on world map. The city is listed by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) as a global city, with a ranking of "Alpha-", placing Dublin among the top 30 cities in the world.
Financial services have also become important to the city since the establishment of Dublin International Financial Services Centre in 1987, which is globally recognised as a leading location for a range of internationally traded financial services. More than 500 operations are approved to trade in under the IFSC programme. The centre is host to half of the world top 50 banks and to half of the top 20 insurance companies as its mentioned in Dublin on world map.
Dublin has a world famous literary history, having produced many prominent literary figures, including Nobel laureates William Butler Yeats, George Bernard Shaw and Samuel Beckett as you can see in Dublin on world map. There are several theatres within the city centre, and various world famous actors have emerged from the Dublin theatrical scene, including Noel Purcell, Sir Michael Gambon, Brendan Gleeson, Stephen Rea, Colin Farrell, Colm Meaney and Gabriel Byrne. The Book of Kells, a world-famous manuscript produced by Celtic Monks in AD 800 and an example of Insular art, is on display in Trinity College. Dublin is shortlisted to be World Design Capital 2014. Taoiseach Enda Kenny was quoted to say that Dublin “would be an ideal candidate to host the World Design Capital in 2014”. The O2 venue in the Dublin Docklands has played host to many world renowned performers.