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G8 WILL FOCUS GLOBAL SPOTLIGHT ON BORDER REGION – JIM HIGGINS MEP

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23 Nov 2012 Comments Off on G8 WILL FOCUS GLOBAL SPOTLIGHT ON BORDER REGION – JIM HIGGINS MEP

Next year’s G8 summit in Co Fermanagh will bring a global spotlight to the border region, according to Jim Higgins MEP (North West), a member of the European Parliament’s Tourism Committee.  ”The world leaders of the eight richest nations will gather in Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh next June for a world summit that will bring a global spotlight to the border region and could potentially benefit the surrounding counties of Monaghan, Cavan, Leitrim and Donegal,” Mr Higgins said.  It follows an announcement by the British Prime Minister, David Cameron, confirming that next year’s ...