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New jobs fair hopes to lure tech workers to sunny south-east

Back For The Future 2020 will be hosted by Crystal ValleyTech, a representative body of the area’s 122 tech companies

8th March, 2020
With lower rents than Dublin, Waterford has an average commute time of only 20 minutes. Picture: Alamy

Technology, pharma and financial services employees who don’t want to endure long commutes or live in expensive urban hubs might consider settling in the sunny south-east, where tech companies are hoping to fill 693 well-paid jobs in 40 companies by emphasising the region’s keen property prices and lower cost of living.

Crystal ValleyTech, a representative body of the area’s 122 tech companies, will host the Back For The Future 2020 jobs fair next...

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