Dáil Éireann - Volume 651 - 03 April, 2008
Written Answers. - Departmental Agencies.
Deputy Leo Varadkar Deputy Leo Varadkar
Deputy Leo Varadkar asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment if  shops (details supplied) are fully-owned by the State; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12617/08]
Deputy Micheál Martin Deputy Micheál Martin
Deputy Micheál Martin: Kilkenny Design Workshop Limited was a state body operating under the aegis of my Department. It was dissolved in 2002. Prior to its dissolution it arranged to transfer its premises in the Castle Yard, Kilkenny to the Kilkenny Civic Trust.
It is my understanding that the companies presently trading under the Kilkenny name are privately owned commercial entities.
Dáil Éireann 651 Written Answers. Departmental Agencies.