“I heartily congratulate Simon Harris on his appointment as Minister of State in the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform. Simon is an esteemed member of the Bray and District Chamber of Commerce. He is a man of huge ability and talent. To be appointed to what is a very senior position is also a reflection of the regard in which he is held at the very highest level of Government.
As President of the Bray and District Chamber of Commerce I will work with Simon to ensure that Bray maximises this opportunity and to communicate the needs of the business community in Wicklow regarding such matters as the revitalisation of the banking sector, removal of red tape, rates reform and reduction and the bringing of new industry to