Dáil Éireann - Volume 123 - 29 November, 1950
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Industries for Connemara.
Mr. McQuillan Mr. McQuillan
Mr. McQuillan asked the Minister for Industry and Commerce if he is prepared to recommend to the Industrial Development Authority that the question of suitable industries for Connemara should be examined and that whatever incentive is necessary be given to such industries to establish themselves in that area.
Mr. Cosgrave Mr. Cosgrave
Mr. Cosgrave: Ordinarily, the development of industries in Gaeltacht areas is a matter for the attention of the Minister for Lands. The Industrial Development Authority has already been asked to pay particular attention to the question of industrial development in rural areas and the position of Connemara will be kept in view in the consideration by the authority of any industries suitable for establishment in that area.
Mr. Bartley Mr. Bartley
Mr. Bartley: Would the Parliamentary Secretary say if the review would include the toy industry, the tomato industry and the turf industry?
Dáil Éireann 123 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Industries for Connemara.