EI creates 10,000 jobs in bumper 2017

EI creates 10,000 jobs in bumper 2017
Enterprise Ireland announced job creation figures for 2017 yesterday. Photograph: Leah Farrell / RollingNews.ie

Some of the best growth figures for Enterprise Ireland came from the west, mid-west and south of the country

Looking back on 2017, Enterprise Ireland had a good year.

At its Enterprise Ireland end of year results event yesterday, the headline grabbing numbers were great. Some 10,309 net jobs created by the state agency’s supported companies, two-thirds of client employment outside of Dublin and 232 client investments securing investments up to €500,000.

The state agency’s plan to diversify has been working, too. Fifty-six Irish companies are exporting outside of Britain for the first time. Last year, 1,391...

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