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Developing greater competitiveness

Industrial Development Board for Northern Ireland.

Developing greater competitiveness

strategy, April 1995 - March 1998.

by Industrial Development Board for Northern Ireland.

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Published by IDB House in Belfast .
Written in English


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Pagination32p. ;
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL18941370M

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