Minister for Business says Sligo job losses “very disappointing news”

The Minister for Business has described Glaxo-Smith-Kline’s decision to close its factory in Sligo as “very disappointing news”.

165 people working at Stiefel Laboratories will lose their jobs, as the operation winds down over the next three years.

Heather Humphreys has promised those affected that the government will make every State support available to them.