Dáil Éireann - Volume 157 - 30 May, 1956
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Kilkenny Boot and Shoe Industry.
Mr. Derrig Mr. Derrig
Mr. Derrig asked the Minister for Industry and Commerce whether he is aware that as a result of short-time employment in the boot and shoe industry in Kilkenny a number of skilled workers have emigrated, and whether he has taken, or proposes to take, steps to alleviate this situation and to restore full-time employment in the industry.
Mr. Norton Mr. Norton
Mr. Norton: I understand that the present short-time employment in the boot and shoe industry in Kilkenny is of a seasonal nature and that full-time employment will be restored in a matter of weeks.
Dáil Éireann 157 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Kilkenny Boot and Shoe Industry.