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 …

Naughten welcomes endorsement of Western Development Commission role

In Business & Jobs, West-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has welcomed the Government endorsement of the valuable role which the Western Development Commission (WDC) plays in developing the economy of the West of Ireland. Deputy Naughten said: “The WDC provides a service that supports existing employment as well as assists with the establishment of new employment in the region. “As a member of the last …

Action needed to support & create jobs – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, Mid-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

Local TD Denis Naughten has called for greater awareness to be made available of existing Government supports for local business which can protect existing jobs and help to create new ones. Address a small business forum at the Bank of Ireland in Roscommon Town today (Friday), Denis Naughten said that the State presently provides a range of supports to help …

Significant boost for local jobs over last 7 days – Naughten

In Business & Jobs, East-Roscommon, Mid-Roscommon, North-Roscommon, South Roscommon, West-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

Close to 700 positions to be made available Job creation has been given a significant boost locally with three major announcements that impact on the region including County Roscommon, local TD Denis Naughten has stated. “Yesterday (Monday) we had the announcement of 100 jobs by local company Harmac in Castlerea, which has built on the success of Athlone Institute of …