From food to pharma: the sectors fuelling growth

Biopharma, technology and food are among the sectors likely to underpin our growing economy.

21st September, 2014
Ireland is one of the major forces in the world for biopharma.

New figures showing a surge in export and investments, plus a rebound in the property sector, are the strongest indicator to date that Ireland is back on the growth path. The country’s gross domestic product was up 1.5 per cent in the second quarter, according to data published last week by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), with the economy growing at an annual rate of 8 per cent.

On the release of the CSO data,...

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