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Sunday 5 February 2023 Dublin: -2°C

# Job Losses

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# Shannon
LRC talks between IMPACT cabin crew and Aer Lingus adjourned
The talks commenced this week after plans to close the cabin crew base at Shannon Airport were announced.
# Banking
ACC Bank restructuring results in 180 job losses
ACC Bank is withdrawing from providing standard banking products.
# Job Losses
74 jobs lost at Honeywell Turbo in Waterford
Motor manufacturer Honeywell will also to place additional staff on short-term working hours.
# Job Losses
Threat to 250 jobs at Heinz UK and Ireland
The company recently laid off 600 employees in the US and Canada.
# Job Losses
Four 'unprofitable' M&S stores to close with the loss of 180 jobs
The four stores set to close are in Mullingar, Tallaght, Dun Laoghaire, and Naas.
# Dawn Fresh Foods
Minister to meet with Tipperary food firm as 104 jobs go in plant closure
Dawn Fresh Foods is closing its plant in Fethard, Co Tipperary with the loss of over 100 jobs by the end of this year.
# HP
Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office
The job losses were announced by the computer company this evening.
# Jobswatch
50 jobs lost as Citi Bank announce Waterford office closure
The Waterford branch will close by the end of the year.
# Xtra-vision
Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.
# Kerry
More than half of jobs to go at Killarney Golf Club
The announcement follows an agreement reached between management and the trade union SIPTU.
# Jobswatch
Aviva to cut 2,000 jobs worldwide - but no changes to Irish jobs
The insurance giant is to cut 2,000 jobs across the UK, Europe and Asia.
Voices
Column: ‘Over the past five years, I’ve seen the heart being torn from our schools’
Cuts to teachers’ salaries and increased taxation have left some of my colleagues just making ends meet, writes Carmel Hume.
# Job Losses
130 jobs to go in Alkermes' Athlone facility
The company said the decision was made following a reduction in demand for certain pharmaceutical products.
Voices
Column: The success or failure of the UK's economic strategy matters greatly to Ireland
The UK budget being announced today has implications for Ireland too, writes James Kilcourse, who says as well as being a crucial trading partner, the UK is Ireland’s biggest rival for attracting foreign direct investment.
# Wicklow
280 jobs lost as Wicklow pharma plant closes
The Rathdrum facility will close by the end of 2015.
# Barclays
Hope for Irish jobs as Barclays announces 3,700 job losses
While 1,900 of the jobs are to be lost across France, Italy, Spain and Portugal, consulations are still underway as to where the further 1,800 jobs will be cut.
# Cuts
200 jobs to go at EBS Building Society
Staff are to hold a meeting to discuss the possibility of industrial action after being informed of the cuts.
# Job Losses
Shop that warned of high rents closes with 8 jobs lost
The owner of Korky’s shoe shop on Grafton Street, Dublin 2, said he was glad that the ‘bloodletting had now stopped’.
# Redundancy
Workers to meet union after Dublin company cuts 83 jobs
Distribution firm Johnson Brothers told its employees yesterday that 83 jobs will be lost due at its plant in west Dublin due to outsourcing.
# Job Losses
Distribution firm Johnson Brothers to cut 83 jobs in Dublin
The company informed staff of the decision to outsource its warehouse and transport operations today.
# NIB
Rebrand complete: National Irish Bank disappears
Danske has shut the bank’s branch network in order to cut costs and redirect focus.
# Job Losses
Liberty Insurance to cut 285 jobs
The company that took over from Quinn Insurance will make 140 redundancies in Dublin, 75 in Cavan, and 70 in Enniskillen.
# Jobswatch
100 job losses at Ericsson Athlone after Ericsson Sweden makes 1,550 job cuts
The telecommunications company hopes to reduce the workforce by February 2013.
# Jobswatch
PopCap to close Dublin office, 96 jobs impacted
Some employees have been offered positions elsewhere in the company.
# Jobswatch
Cowen wants commitment from Minister after Bord na Móna job losses
Over 100 seasonal jobs have been lost at Bord na Móna as a result of the poor peat harvest this year, described by the company as the ‘worst year ever’
Voices
Column: Making employers pay for sick leave is simply not fair
Placing social welfare costs onto businesses is an additional burden on employers and will result in job losses writes Ian Martin.
# Clerys
Up to 16 jobs at risk as Clerys branch closes
Clerys Home Furnishings store set to close in a fortnight.
# Target Express
Target Express sale announced by liquidators
Masterlink Logistics, headquarterd in Blanchardstown, is to buy the company which only recently ceased trading.
# Target Express
Target Express workers end sit-in after meeting liquidator, department
Junior minister Seán Sherlock has pledged funds from the state insolvency fund to support the workers’ redundancy payments.
# Maeve Binchy
Funeral of Maeve Binchy to be streamed on internet this morning
Fans of the much-loved writer from Dalkey will be able to watch a livestream of service on RTÉ.ie
# branch closures
Permanent TSB names the 16 branches to close
Dublin and Cork to lose four branches each and three to go in Tipperary.
# Banking
Permanent TSB to lose 250 jobs as 16 branches shut
The state-owned lender will pursue an internal reorganisation, which will see it close 16 branches and consolidate others.
# Jobswatch
Cisco to axe 1,300 jobs worldwide
The global computer equipment giant said it is trimming its workforce by 2 per cent.
# Banking
Permanent TSB to announce branch closures within days
Reports on Monday suggested that Ireland will see one in every four of its bank branches shut within two years.
# Job Losses
Nokia to cut 10,000 jobs worldwide
The struggling mobile phone company has also warned of a larger than expected loss for the second quarter of this year.
# Integration
Immigrants bear brunt of recession job losses, study shows
The unemployment rate among non-Irish nationals is now significantly higher than for those born here.
# HP Ireland
HP Ireland: job losses will impact 'every business and region'
But there is no specific details for the 4,000 people currently employed at HP Ireland.
# Inch
Bad news for Wexford as jobs lost at Yoplait factory
Although it doesn’t mean the end of the Yop.