Millions squandered on paper payslips while disabled do without – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, News by Denis Naughten

Denis Naughten TD has described the disclosure by Government Departments that they continue to waste millions of euro issuing staff with payslips while cutting frontlines services as “shameful”. “While Departments may try to dismiss these costs as being minimal, when considered as a proportion of the overall cost of the pay bill it clearly shows an ethos of not rooting …

VistaMed announcement vote of confidence for Leitrim & medical device sector ? Naughten

In Business & Jobs by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has welcomed the announcement by VistaMed Ltd in Carrick-on-Shannon that it is to create an additional 96 jobs. “This announcement is a vote of confidence for investment in County Leitrim and highlights the strength of the medical device sector in the region,” stated Denis Naughten. “The announcement also shows how critical it is to support local …

MBNA meeting positive – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, News by Denis Naughten

Reports on foot of the meeting between Minister Richard Bruton and Bank of America executives are positive and will hopefully lead to a successful change in the ownership of the MBNA operation in Carrick-on-Shannon, Denis Naughten TD has stated. Minister Richard Bruton will report to the Dáil Jobs Committee next week on his meeting in the US; a report which …

Local business could save €11m with gas extension

In Business & Jobs, Infrastructure, News by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has welcomed a report by the Western Development Commission on the extension of the natural gas infrastructure, which would save businesses in Leitrim and Roscommon close to €11m/year. On top of this local households could connect to the gas network and see their annual energy bill reduced by €485. The Western Development Commission (WDC) report makes …

Jobs Committee seeks report on MBNA

In Business & Jobs by Denis Naughten

The Dail Committee on jobs, Social Protection and Education has sought a report from Minister Richard Bruton in relation to concerns surrounding Bank of America’s MBNA operation in Carrick-on-Shannon. The Committee took the decision to seek a report from the Minister by 27th September as a result of a request from local TD Denis Naughten. “In light of Minister Bruton’s …

ANSAmed sale is positive news for Boyle jobs -Naughten

In Business & Jobs, North-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

ANSAmed sale is positive news for Boyle jobs -Naughten Local TD, Denis Naughten has welcomed the strategic sale of ANSAmed medical device company in Boyle, Co.Roscommon stating that it” provides potential for future job creation in the North Roscommon area” The sale of ANSAmed to US company Vention, while retaining the existing management team at the Boyle plant should allay …

Urgent meeting of Dáil Committee sought to address Carrick job threat

In Business & Jobs by Denis Naughten

Equivalent of 30,000 jobs on line-Naughten 22nd August, 2011 Local TD, Denis Naughten has sought an urgent meeting of the Dáil Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss the concerns surrounding the plans by Bank of America to dispose of its credit card operation in Carrick on Shannon. The 740 jobs in Carrick on Shannon are, on a …

Oliver Carty announcement good for jobs & farmers – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, South Roscommon by Denis Naughten

The announcement by Oliver Carty Ltd that it has signed a new “100% Irish” deal with SuperValu and Centra is a major boost for local jobs and pig farmers, states local TD Denis Naughten. “The Monksland based company which employs 130 people has signed a new contract with the Musgrave Group, which will not only secure existing employment at the …