Minister says Tralee jobs announcement is great example of regional development

The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation says today’s announcement of 50 new jobs for Tralee is a great example of regional development.

Mary Mitchell O’Connor was speaking at BorgWarner, which is to make an €11 million investment at its factory in the Monavalley Business Park.

The company makes heaters for all the major car manufactures, and is expanding operations for the electric car market, creating 50 jobs in Tralee over the next 12 to 18 months.

Minister Mitchell O’Connor says BorgWarner is a great example of regional development.



This morning the Minister performed the official opening of the Dingle Creativity and Innovation Hub, HQ Tralee and the Gigabit Hub Initiative.

The Minister says while there are jobs on the way for Dingle and Tralee, North Kerry hasn’t been forgotten, and is part of the government’s strategy.