Enterprise Ireland Service Level Agreement

We need to refocus and, in that regard, we will be with the Minister of State all the way forward. This provision of one million euros for the first year is far from the initial target of 90 million euros in loans over ten years, which is highly unlikely. I am not accusing the Minister of State in this regard, but it is a spin on the part of the minister, Deputy Bruton, and the lies he tells about the Seanad. For God`s sake, 45% approval to help little businessmen found is a farce. It`s a slap in the face to do nothing while you embellish such a course, as if something was happening on the spot when there is no money available. In my experience, municipal and departmental authorities have unfortunately been neglected over the years by the Ministry of Employment, Enterprise and Innovation. There was no overall strategic plan, some were better than others and there was no direction of the department…