Ibec highlight key challenges facing business growth in North West

Capacity constraints and labour supply are the key challenges facing business growth in the North-West.


That’s according to Ibec the group that represents Irish business.


The group is calling for a greater focus by Government on enhancing quality of life issues such as housing and infrastructure which are driving labour shortages in the region.


Ibec’s Head of Regional Policy Helen Leahy believes that the North West has the potential to become a globally competitive location.


However, Ms Leahy says an inadequate supply of affordable housing is the biggest challenge: