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Staff at institutes of technology around the country, including Tralee, are to start industrial action today over concerns regarding potential mergers.

ITTIt’s proposed to link up ITs around the country to form technical universities, including a joining up of IT Tralee and Cork IT.

The Teachers Union of Ireland says its members will be directed not to co-operate with any activities related to the proposed mergers from today.