Business needs modern languages, not Irish

Randox has Spanish speakers for its Latin America business .Above Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, an economically growing country that has 200 million Portuguese speakers (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)

Randox has Spanish speakers for its Latin America business .Above Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, an economically growing country that has 200 million Portuguese speakers (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)

The Co Antrim based diagnostics company Randox has been recruiting Spanish speakers to develop its business in Latin America.

This confirms the link between modern languages and business growth, which excludes the Irish language.

Alan Dunwoody, Belfast, BT4