Sean Fleming says he'd welcome more developments like the Portlaoise plaza.
More jobs are needed in the midlands to keep local people working locally.
Fianna Fáil TD and Minister of State at the Department of Finance, Seán Fleming, is welcoming the launch of the Portlaoise Plaza today.
The new M7 motorway plaza opens on Friday, employing 120 people in the area.
Laois-Offaly deputy Fleming says more developments like this are needed: