No new businesses came to Donegal in 2011

The IDA didn't create a single new job in new companies in Co Donegal last year.

In 2011 there were 61 new companies in the country, but none of these new investments came to Donegal.

The current 12 IDA companies in the county created 249 jobs in Donegal last year.

Donegal North East Fianna Fáil TD Charlie McConalogue says this shows that Donegal is a county that can do business and create jobs.

And he also said there needs to be greater effort to attract foreign direct investment to the North West....

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