The first phase of a major new urban development in Kilkenny city has been officially launched today by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.
While challenges including uncertainty over the impact of Brexit remain, the South East regional economy is performing strongly with positive indicators for further investment and jobs growth.
The Agora Companies, the global publishing consortium, celebrated 20 years in Ireland South East today and announced 135 additional jobs in its offices which house a publishing company, technology services centre and customer support centre in Woodlock House, Portlaw, Co. Waterford as well as Confederation House in Waterford City.
The first of nine European regional clusters was launched today which will act as a one-stop-shop for two million farmers across the EU and the agri-food industry to access agri tech research and supports.
Long tailbacks in Enniscorthy in the heart of Co Wexford are set to become a thing of the past as locals finally welcome the opening on Thursday of a 26km bypass.