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# bausch-and-lomb - Monday 31 July, 2017

125 jobs to be created in Waterford by eye health company

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar opened an €85 million extension to Bausch and Lomb in Waterford this morning.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Workers in Waterford to take industrial action on Christmas week over pay restoration claims

Bausch and Lomb workers agreed to a string of cost cutting measures to keep the plant viable in 2014.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts

The company has thanked workers for approving the plan to dramatically cut spending at the contact lens plant.

# bausch-and-lomb - Monday 16 June, 2014

Bausch & Lomb staff vote in favour of cost cutting measures

SIPTU staff voted in favour of the measures. TEEU members will vote tomorrow.

# bausch-and-lomb - Friday 13 June, 2014

Bausch and Lomb workers to vote on plan to cut jobs and wages

Proposals to cut pay have been modified downward from 20 per cent to 7.5 per cent.

# bausch-and-lomb - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?

Senator Katherine Zappone thinks they need to be updated and will present a Bill on the subject in the Seanad today.

# bausch-and-lomb - Thursday 5 June, 2014

LRC to chair Bausch and Lomb talks

The talks are being held with a view to reaching agreement on a plan to keep the plant open and secure its future.

# bausch-and-lomb - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Unions and Bausch & Lomb looking at 'range of options' to secure plant future

SIPTU has said that the proposed 20 per cent pay cut and 200 jobs losses are unacceptable.

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# bausch-and-lomb - Monday 2 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Labour Party leadership, marathons and job worries in Waterford.

Local politicians seek meeting with Bausch and Lomb over job loss threat

Last week workers were told they could either take a 20 per cent pay cut, with 200 redundancies in the company, or the plant would be closed.

# bausch-and-lomb - Friday 30 May, 2014

Bausch and Lomb staff receive letter stating redundancies are the "reality of the state of business"

The company, which is the biggest in Waterford, is seeking up to 200 redundancies.

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA

The IDA’s chief says pay cuts are preferable to the multinational leaving.

SIPTU for meeting with Bausch and Lomb over jobs and 20% pay cut

Workers have been told that there could be even further job losses if they don’t agree to wage slash.

# bausch-and-lomb - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Waterford's biggest employer is seeking as many as 200 redundancies

Bausch and Lomb has said that “substantial cost reductions” are required at the plant.

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Jobs Department denies it withheld Waterford job losses until after the election

Independent TD John Halligan said the Department had been aware of the issue for some time.

# bausch-and-lomb - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Jobs and investment boost for Dublin, Waterford

Fifty jobs have been created at a US financial services company in Dublin, while one of the south-east’s biggest employers has announced a €70 million investment in its Waterford base.