Thursday 30 March 2017

Stakes are high in global market worth €55bn

Ronan Price

Ronan Price

FROM little things, big things grow. Make no mistake, the games sector in this country is tiny relative to our wider tech industry.

But it has massive potential in a worldwide market estimated at €55bn in the coming year.

We have a strong multinational sector attracted no doubt by our corporate tax rate and pool of graduates, with game giants such as EA recently pouring hundreds of jobs into Galway and Activision employing 700 in Cork.

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