Smart economy . . . Labour support . . . Spending
Published 25/09/2010 | 05:00
The Government continually makes reference to a 'smart economy'. Not surprisingly, they do not spell out what they mean by this. The lifeblood of a smart economy is IT knowledge, yet few schools have the necessary equipment for Leaving Cert courses in computers.
Do I take it that Bebo and Facebook, etc, are an Irish solution to an Irish problem?
Athlone, Co Westmeath