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Telecom Italia talks with unions break down over job cuts, governance

Wednesday 14 March 2018 | 10:37 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) has interrupted a new round of talks with unions over plans to cut its 60,000-strong domestic workforce by around 6,500, reports Reuters, citing two labour representatives. In a delayed 13 March meeting, the company announced it will unilaterally introduce temporary layoff schemes in the coming weeks if unions don't agree to lift their veto on the group's reorganisation plan, said the representatives. "We have told the company that we will not reach a deal on layoffs if the shareholding structure is not clear ... and without a government in place," said Giorgio Serao of

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Countries: Italy
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