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# Layoffs

Last month
January 2023
# Microsoft
Microsoft says it will axe 10,000 employees over poor economy
The tech stalwart cut jobs twice last year.
Last year
# Layoffs
Amazon begins mass layoffs among its corporate workforce
No job cuts are expected in Ireland.
# Job Losses
Twitter layoffs before US midterms fuel misinformation concerns as Musk defends sackings
Twitter fired half of its 7,500-strong staff yesterday.
# Layoffs
Philips to cut 4,000 jobs as losses deepen
It is not yet known if the layoffs will affect Irish staff.
All time
# 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”.
# Restructuring
No comment from Twitter's Irish office as company plans to lay off 8% of global staff
336 employees will be laid off as part of Twitter’s restructuring plans, but it’s unclear how it will affect its Dublin office.
# Vita Cortex
Vita Cortex workers to 'escalate' protests after two-week sit-in
The laid-off employees will begin protesting at Government buildings and Nama, their union said.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
In tonight’s Fix: Fears over superstore plans; the mystery of the space ball; and how Christmas movies might have been.
# Layoffs
Stena Line 'to lay off all but seven workers' in Ireland
The ferry company has identified 39 of its 46 staff at Dun Laoghaire for redundancy, according to union Siptu.