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Opposition parties calls for France Telecom CEO to step down

Wednesday 30 September 2009 | 11:08 CET | News
France Telecom chairman and CEO Didier Lombard is facing calls for his resignation following the company's latest employee suicide, the twenty-fourth in eighteen months. Les Echos writes that Lombard's announcement on 29 September that the operator was suspending the "Time to Move" plan for managers to switch jobs every three years did little to calm the tension. Industrial action was reported in Bordeaux, Lyon and Annecy, where the latest victim worked. At the end of a Senate social affairs committee hearing where Lombard answered questions, Socialist senator Yannick Bodin said the group

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Categories: General
Companies: France Telecom
Countries: France
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