Northern Ireland

Fermanagh and Omagh: £3m funds create 74 jobs

Jonathan Bell
Image caption Jonathan Bell said the new jobs would contribute more than £1.5m annually

The enterprise minister has announced that 74 jobs are being created in Omagh and Fermanagh as the result of £3m funding by firms in the area.

Forty-six of the jobs are already in place.

The minister, Jonathan Bell, said they would contribute more than £1.5m per annum in annual salaries.

The new jobs are in sales and design, manufacturing and ICT. Invest NI has offered £518,385 to support the growth of the businesses.

"This is a significant investment of over £3m by 17 companies," Mr Bell said.

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