Tag: Employment

IDA reports that the highest net level of job creation for a decade took place in 2014

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said that the fact that over 15,000 new jobs were created by IDA Ireland in 2014 is encouraging news. IDA Ireland is the government agency responsible for attracting foreign direct investment to Ireland.   “I am encouraged by the fact that IDA client companies created over 15,000 new jobs last year.…

Success of Enterprise Ireland in 2014 shows economic recovery remains on the right track

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell is encouraged by Enterprise Ireland’s End of Year Statement for 2014 which shows that their client companies created over 19,700 jobs in 2014.   “It is encouraging that Enterprise Ireland client companies created over 19,700 jobs in 2014 with a net increase of almost 8,500 people employed by these companies. These employment…

Farrell welcomes decrease in live register figures

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the live register figures published by the CSO which show that unemployment levels have fallen for the month of August.   “I am pleased that the live register figures for the month of August have dropped showing that unemployment levels are continuing to decrease. On a seasonally adjusted basis, live…

Employment levels increase while emigration levels are down

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the publication of the CSO’s Quarterly National Household Survey which shows that employment levels are continuing to increase and emigration figures are decreasing. “The figures released by the CSO show that 31,600 jobs have been created within the last year while over 70,000 jobs have been created since the launch…