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Action Plan for Jobs is well under way

Posted on June 14, 2012 at 04:50 PM

Minister Sean Sherlock


The Minister for Research and Innovation, Sean Sherlock TD, has welcomed news that as part of the Government's Action Plan for Jobs, new Business Development Managers have been appointed to 37 Community Enterprise Centres across the country.

With a fund of €1.6million, the new managers will be tasked with protecting and growing businesses in communities across Ireland.

The 37 centres predict that with this new resource, 850 additional jobs can be created by 2014. You can find out more in the Department of Enterprise's news centre and Minister Sherlock also explained more about the announcement which you can listen to in the audio below.