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# redundancies - Friday 5 June, 2020

Airbnb plans to cut 35% of its Dublin workforce with around 190 jobs to go

Employees are being consulted as part of the redundancy process.

# redundancies - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Marks and Spencer seeks 97 voluntary redundancies across 7 Irish stores

Marks and Spencer seeks 97 voluntary redundancies across 7 Irish stores

The retailer has begun a consultation with the trade union Mandate on the voluntary redundancy proposal.

# redundancies - Friday 30 November, 2018

Religious books and gifts company Veritas to close 3 retail stores across the country

It is not yet known how many jobs will be lost.

# redundancies - Thursday 31 August, 2017

RTÉ to ask over 250 staff to take redundancy package

The State broadcaster is being restructured internally and attempts are being made to reduce its €20 million deficit.

# redundancies - Monday 31 July, 2017

€4.4 million paid out to staff of TDs who left Leinster House following the last election

199 former staff shared in the redundancy payouts, with eight ex-employees receiving packages worth more than €100,000 apiece.

# redundancies - Monday 10 April, 2017

Businesswoman faces criminal charges in relation to Clerys redundancies

Criminal proceedings commenced at Dublin’s District Court today.

# redundancies - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Troubled charity GOAL seeking up to 25 redundancies

The news caps a difficult 2016 for the charity.

# redundancies - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

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”.

# redundancies - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Job losses: Intel workers being told about 'separation programmes'

Meetings are happening on a one-to-one basis today.

# redundancies - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

"Major blow" for Sligo as vaccine plant to shed nearly half its workforce

Staff at Elanco were told today that 44% of them would lose their jobs.

# redundancies - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Aer Lingus is seeking voluntary redundancies

But it’s nothing to do with the takeover bid.

# redundancies - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Jobs at risk as Rehab cuts back on fundraising and lotteries activities

As many as 40 jobs could be affected.

# redundancies - Monday 22 September, 2014

Greyhound workers vote to end 14-week lockout

The agreement will see a number of redundancies and a wage reduction of between 15% and 20%.

# redundancies - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Transitions Optical warns of 60 redundancies as work moves to Asia

It’s expected that redundancies will be completed by the end of the year.

# redundancies - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Staff at Cork office made redundant, asked to train replacements

Stanley Black & Decker is moving 32 accountancy roles to Poland in September.

# redundancies - 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.

# redundancies - 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.

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.

# redundancies - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Fall in donations hits Bóthar as 7 out of 19 staff made redundant

The founder of the charity described the situation as “regrettable”.

# redundancies - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Further Pfizer jobs could be at risk in 2015

However, the pharmaceutical giant will be investing in research and development, potentially negating these losses.

# redundancies - Monday 18 November, 2013

830 jobs to go at Eircom

The company says that it is on target to reduce staff by 2,000 by next June, as the latest tranche of redundancies hits over 800 people.

# redundancies - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office HP

Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office

The job losses were announced by the computer company this evening.

# redundancies - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Publicans feel 'neglected' by government

Eighty six per cent of publicans are dissatisfied with government support, while 39 per cent have made reductions in staffing levels.

# redundancies - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

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.

# redundancies - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Aer Lingus to seek 100 voluntary redundancies by end of 2013

The airline says increasing losses – of €45.5 million in the first quarter of 2013 – highlight the need to cut staff.

# redundancies - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

SIPTU expresses anger over ongoing case with Killarney Golf Club

Killarney Golf Club is seeking to make 24 out of 40 staff redundant.

# redundancies - Friday 4 January, 2013

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.

# redundancies - Friday 28 December, 2012

Small and medium businesses could* deliver 20,000 jobs

The Small Firms Association makes optimistic prediction for 2013 – *but only if SMEs are “placed at the heart of economic policy”.

# redundancies - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

HP to cut 27,000 jobs from global workforce by late 2014 HP

HP to cut 27,000 jobs from global workforce by late 2014

Company spokesperson told the BBC that it’s too early to say where exactly cuts will be made.

# redundancies - Friday 18 May, 2012

Bank of Ireland to seek voluntary redundancies from staff

The number of redundancies could be as high as 1,000, according to reports.

# redundancies - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Dublin Airport set for up to 150 redundancies

The DAA said the staff reductions were necessary due to the “ongoing economic downturn”.

# redundancies - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Government to block Sinn Féin plan on multiple redundancies

Sinn Féin’s legislation would have required companies to give longer notice periods if they were laying off large numbers.

# redundancies - Friday 30 March, 2012

AIB reports losses of €2.3 billion for last year AIB

AIB reports losses of €2.3 billion for last year

The bank’s annual financial report has been released this morning, revealing a growing number of bad mortgage debts.

# redundancies - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

The nine things you need to know this morning.

# redundancies - Monday 26 March, 2012

Game managers to meet with company tomorrow

More than 2000 jobs are to go in the company, which has more than 600 stores between the UK and Ireland. In total, 231 jobs will go on the island of Ireland.

# redundancies - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Gaming company Blizzard to cut 200 jobs in Cork

The company behind World of Warcraft is to seek redundancies from among the 880 people it employs at the customer support centre at Blackpool.

# redundancies - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

ESB w0rkers to vote on plan to shed 1,000 jobs by 2015 ESB

ESB w0rkers to vote on plan to shed 1,000 jobs by 2015

Workers will be asked to consider plans which management says are needed in order to cut payroll costs by €140 million.

# redundancies - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

UCD students fail in bid to overturn sacking of students' union staff UCD

UCD students fail in bid to overturn sacking of students' union staff

UCD Students’ Union had closed a photocopying centre, saying it could not sustain its losses after the union fell €1m into debt.

# redundancies - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Ulster Bank to cut 600 jobs in the Republic

The bank will shed 950 jobs in its Irish operation – North and South of the border.

# redundancies - Friday 23 December, 2011

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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