100 jobs at technology companies
About 100 jobs have been created at technology companies.
Computer giant Microsoft is taking on new jobs in software development roles and in graduate positions at its Irish-based operations in Dublin while hiring is already under way for other roles in its sales and overseas operations centre.
Dublin-based mobile marketing company Brandtone is investing more than two million euros in a research and development programme, which will create 29 jobs.
Roscommon-based telecoms firm, FCS Global, is to expand its training, engineering and US operations, creating 10 new jobs.