Midwest To Become Ireland’s Leading “Smart-City Region”

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It’s claimed a collaboration between all of the stakeholders in Clare, Limerick and Tipperary will ensure continued jobs growth in the region.

Clare’s Junior Minister is commenting following the launch of the Government’s new Enterprise Plan for the Midwest, which is the fifth of nine plans announced for the different regions across the country.

The two-year plan sets out five Strategic Objectives, including making the Midwest Ireland’s leading Smart City-Region, developing a workforce and enhance the attractiveness of living and working here.


Minister of State Pat Breen has been telling Clare FM’s Ben Sweeney that a number of initiatives have already been put in place such as the Emerald Cluster: