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Union fears Ziggo will scrap 1000 jobs

Thursday 7 May 2015 | 18:18 CET | News
The merger of Ziggo and UPC will cost 1,000 jobs, or 20 percent of the merged entity's employee count, union FNV said. The companies had said earlier that the numbers would be minimal. FNV indicated that Ziggo wants to close offices in order to concentrate its activities. About 650 employees of the new Ziggo, located in Limburg and Groningen, will be offered a new place in Amsterdam. The union said that the move boils down to a covert reorganisation. FNV expects many people will not take up the offer. Ziggo has informed its staff of impending changes. FNV says it has received many questions

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