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Minister Humphreys announces over €40m for 26 Projects to drive job creation in the regions

Published: 8th January 2020

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys TD, today announced the results of the third call of the Regional Enterprise Development Fund (REDF), an open national competitive call to support regional projects that drive sustainable job creation in the regions.

  • Announcement comes with the news that we now have the highest number of IDA-supported jobs in the regions ever.
  • Two-thirds of all Enterprise Ireland-supported jobs were outside Dublin in 2019.

In the Midlands Region, 2 projects received funding of almost €3.5m between them. 

Midlands:

Laois - Portlaoise Innovation Centre DAC

Enterprise Incubation Hub – Low Carbon focus   €2,050,560

Longford - Premier Lakelands Food Hub

Food Hub   €1,358,000

TOTAL

€3,408,560

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