Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Micheál Martin T.D. has announced that Business Objects, the world’s leading provider of business intelligence (BI) software solutions is establishing a new Operations Centre at Park West Business Park in Dublin, with the support of IDA Ireland. The Centre will serve customers in Europe, the United States, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, and will create up to 350 new knowledge intensive jobs by the end of 2006, 50 of which are currently being recruited. The majority of employees will be for graduates with skills in multilingual technical support, marketing, shared services, Intellectual Property (IP) management, global software localisation and product distribution. http://www.businessobjects.com.