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# Lay-offs

This year
Accenture to cut 890 jobs in Ireland
The company plans to lay off 2.5% of its global workforce.
Workers at Tara Mines vote to accept WRC deal following temporary lay-offs
Up to 650 jobs are in danger at the Navan mine, which is Europe’s largest zinc mine.
Last year
'Too much too soon': Irish tech 'unicorn' to cut workforce by 40%
The 200 jobs cuts will bring Wayflyer’s headcount back to where it was ten months ago.
Tech companies expanded ‘a little too quickly’, Varadkar says
Minister for Enterprise Leo Varadkar said his sympathies were with Stripe and Twitter employees who had lost their jobs.
All time
Aer Lingus lays off 129 Shannon staff members for three months without pay
The airline said the layoffs may be subject to further extension or change.
'I am deeply concerned': Varadkar calls for an end to protests and blockades over beef dispute
The dispute has seen unofficial pickets by farmers at processing facilities around the country in recent weeks.
61% of independent off-licences will sack staff if excise duty rises
Just 7 per cent of these businesses said they have managed to maintain pre-Budget 2014 sales volumes.
Gunman holds two people hostage in northern Greek factory
Two other men who were injured by the gunman have been taken to hospital.
Anglo begins talks with unions on 130 job cuts
The bank said it hopes to encourage voluntary redundancies, but will lay off staff if targets are not met.