The Republic

“There’s no such nickname for what’s happening further south, in the Irish Republic. There, people are coming – or in some cases coming back – rather than going. The benefits of membership in the European union have transformed the economy out of agriculture and into information technology. Quality of life there was rated first in the world by the prestigious Economist Magazine in 2005. And it’s attracting young immigrants from all over the world, as we hear from Canadian journalist Brandy Yanchyk in the Irish capital.”