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350 new jobs boom

Up to 300 jobs have been created in Clare and 50 in Galway.

US-based technology firm ZAGG is expected to establish a new facility in Shannon employing 20 in Shannon, along with another small, unnamed local firm creating 280 more.

Metal Improvement Company, a coating service for the medical and electronics industries, is to create up to 50 jobs in Galway.