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# Job Losses

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# Coronavirus
Covid-19: Dire analysis predicts up to 318,000 jobs losses and effects that could last 'for decades'
Financial advisory firm EY says job losses could be between 177,000 and 318,000 depending on how long restrictions last this summer.
# open all hours
'We are scared': Businesses closed by Covid-19 switch to online sales and deliveries to survive
From cafes to bookshops, businesses are hoping online sales get them through the coronavirus crisis.
# Job Losses
UK banking group Lloyds to cut around 780 branch jobs
The jobs will be cut between June and October.
# Dublin
Fitzwilliam Card Club closes after 16 years citing 'legal threat' of new gambling laws
The closure will result in the loss of almost 80 jobs at the Dublin 2 private members club.
# virgin media
Unite members in Virgin Media unanimously decide to ballot for industrial action
It was reported in recent weeks that the company may cut up to 65 jobs in the next month.
# Job Losses
Virgin Media to cut up to 65 jobs
The company has entered a 30-day consultation period with employees.
# Job Losses
INM announces closure of Citywest printing plant with over 80 job losses
The decision was taken after a continuing decline in circulation and advertising revenue in the sector.
# Job Losses
Shannon-based tech firm Molex to shut next year with up to 500 job losses
The positions will be phased out in the coming months.
# Job Losses
Calls to push ahead with capping insurance payouts as government criticised for taking too long to act
ISME boss says a referendum is not needed on payouts and calls for action before businesses close down.
# Job Losses
Irish businesses 'will need €1.5bn' to prevent job losses if there is a no-deal Brexit
Many firms face collapse if supports are not urgently put in place, Ibec has warned.
# Ryanair
'Unavoidable at this time': Ryanair says up to 900 jobs at risk
CEO Michael O’Leary told staff about the potential job losses in a video message this week.
# lough ree
Bord na Móna to lay off 150 workers in Longford
Bord na Móna confirmed that 70 permanent employees will be put on temporary unpaid leave.
# Job Losses
This town in Longford is the most at-risk place from job automation in the country
Research from University College Cork has identified the top 10 most at-risk towns in Ireland for the first time.
# Job Losses
Jaguar Land Rover announces plans to cut global workforce by 4,500
Meanwhile, Ford has announced a number of job cuts, as it plans a restructuring of its European operations.
# Midlands
Bord na Móna expected to announce plans to cut 300 jobs
A restructuring of the company to decarbonise its business over ten years is expected to be announced tomorrow.
# Job Losses
Coca-Cola has been told to pay 'winding down' fees to sacked Kildare workers
The soft drinks giant is closing its Athy factory and moving production to Mayo.
# stiefel laboratories
Blow for Sligo as 165 jobs to go at GSK manufacturing site
Fine Gael TD Tony McLoughlin called it a “very disappointing announcement for Sligo”.
# ryanair strike
Ryanair warns of possible redundancies, plans to cut 20% of Irish-based fleet
The company claims the move is partly to do with ongoing strike action by pilots.
# Job Losses
Dealz has been ordered to shutter one of its Dublin stores
An Bord Pleanála has said the British-owned retailer’s Fonthill store is breaking planning rules.
# Littleton
At least 69 jobs to go as Bord na Móna confirms plans to close Tipperary plant
Unions have said that they will not accept the plant’s closure.
# Job Losses
'A huge shock': Workers at Roscommon cigar factory facing redundancy
Local TD Michael Fitzmaurice said he is “dismayed” at the news.
# Reaction
'Jobs like these don't just waltz in easily': Huge blow to Nenagh as plant to close
The jobs have been described as the “life blood” of the economy in Nenagh.
# beauty products
200 jobs affected as Coty plant in Nenagh to close
Max Factor manufacturer Coty met with staff today to announce the closure of its Tipperary plant.
# under the clock
A quarter of the cash from Clerys' liquidation has gone to accountants and lawyers
The state was forced to pick up the €2 million tab for sacked workers’ redundancy entitlements.
# bracing themselves
'We're very worried': Locals react as HP Inc to shut with loss of 500 jobs
With redundancies to begin in July, the town of Leixlip is preparing for the mass exodus.
# Job Losses
Troubled charity GOAL seeking up to 25 redundancies
The news caps a difficult 2016 for the charity.
# European HQ
Fears up to 100 Yelp jobs will be lost in Dublin
The company’s co-founder said the decision to cut up to 175 jobs worldwide was not an easy one.
# Job Losses
AIB is laying off around 150 people
The Financial Services Union says it is concerned about the redundancies.
# redundancies
Liberty Insurance set to slash 70 jobs in Dublin and Cavan
The redundancies come as part of a restructuring to deal with “challenging market conditions”.
# mccormacks oil
Over 200 jobs lost across four counties as family business goes into receivership
Excol Oil Limited has gone into receivership, with the immediate closure of all its interests.
# shutting down
More than 200 jobs set to go at Clare pharmaceutical plant
Plans announced last November to close the Roche’s Clare-based plant are going ahead after failure to secure a buyer.
# Separation Program
Job losses: Intel workers being told about 'separation programmes'
Meetings are happening on a one-to-one basis today.
# Kildare
Confirmed: Intel to cut jobs in Ireland
The company employs 5,000 people on their Kildare campus.
# Leixlip
Intel is laying off 12,000 staff - but no word on Irish jobs yet
The company says that it is not commenting on specifics just yet.
# Job Losses
Paddy Power to cut 300 jobs after Betfair merger
It is unclear which branches in Ireland will be impacted by the job losses.
# Cashel
Tipperary pharma plant to close with 100 job losses
Workers at the Ranbaxy plant were informed of the decision today.
# BUST
Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision
The movie chain blamed poor Christmas sales and the declining rental market.
# downsizing
Yahoo is being squeezed to cut costs and its Irish staff could be in the firing line
The company opened a new EMEA office in Dublin last year.
# gone
Almost 100 jobs to go as SuperValu closes stores in Carlow and Tipperary
SuperValu managing director Martin Kelleher said the decision “had not been made lightly”.
# Job Losses
Xtra-vision to close 28 stores after Christmas
It’s understood that the decline in DVD rental is causing the closures.