- Jan 21, 2015
They obviously have enough jobs around Athenry, cant be creating any new ones. So much for Ireland being an efficient place to do business. Apparently the people protesting don't even live in the area
Apple has announced that it is not going to proceed with its planned data centre in Athenry, Co Galway.
In a statement, the company said despite its best efforts, delays in the planning approval process had forced it to make other plans.
The firm added that while disappointing, the setback would not dampen its enthusiasm for future projects in Ireland as its business grows.
The decision, while not entirely unexpected, will come as a bitter blow to supporters of the project in the Galway town and the wider economy.