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Virgin Media to cut 900 UK jobs over two years

Thursday 21 January 2016 | 14:44 CET | News
Virgin Media plans to cut 900 jobs in the UK over the next two years, reports The Guardian. CEO Tom Mockridge said the reorganisation would provide the company with a sharper focus on network expansion, the customer and business growth. The company said it was still in growth mode and expected its total workforce in the UK and overseas, directly or through partners, to increase from around 23,000 in 2015 to over 25,000 in 2016 and 26,000 in 2017. It currently employs 13,600 workers directly. Virgin did not specify which areas of the business would be affected by the job cuts.

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