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Swisscom to cut 700 jobs, close six call centres

Thursday 4 February 2016 | 17:25 CET | News
Swisscom has confirmed plans to reduce the number of call centres for customers from 14 to 8 by end-2016. Workers at sites in Zurich, Berne, Basel, Geneva, Lucerne and Rapperswil will be concentrated at the remaining eight sites in Lausanne, Neuenburg, Biel, Olten, Sion, St. Gallen, Chur and Bellinzona. The workforce at the Olten, St. Gallen and Biel sites will increase by more than half in some cases. Overall, Swisscom plans to create up to 500 jobs in growth areas in Switzerland in the current year. However, it will also cut the workforce in other areas by several hundred posts, mainly in

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