The Irish Government News Service website (merrionstreet.ie) carries a story about the value of sport to the Irish economy (here). The press release is based on discussions at the Global Irish Economic Forum. It says that Irish sport is worth €2.4bn to the Irish economy and supports 40,000 jobs.
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