The medical technology sector in Ireland has grown in leaps and bounds over the year.
The sector currently employs almost 25,000 people directly. The industry saw exports of €7.3bn in 2011 – a rise of 16% from year 2008.
LAST week Stanthorpe made national headlines when seven farm workers were detained by immigration officials. They were accused of working illegally at an Amiens property and of being in connection with the suspected supply of illegal workers in the region.