Global Banking News-September 8, 2016--HSBC's French unit said to be planning voluntary redundancies
A spokeswoman said: "As a responsible employer we hope to achieve these with voluntary redundancies
and the re-deployment of staff elsewhere in the business, that is the ideal scenario for any business.
The company insisted the voluntary redundancies
were not about cutting costs.
CADBURY is creating 80 new jobs producing Easter eggs at its flagship Bournville factory - in the middle of a programme of 200 voluntary redundancies
As this will be an entirely voluntary offering, it is not possible to predict the exact number of voluntary redundancies
, but we have identified a provisional requirement for around 90 volunteers.
Last term there were ten voluntary redundancies
among support staff including teaching assistants.
IN A VIDEO on the Liverpool ECHO website, council leader Phil Davies wrings his metaphorical hands and hints at voluntary redundancies
ahead of making 500 staff compulsorily redundant.
Steve Pantak, regional officer for Unite, said it is trying to secure as many voluntary redundancies
as possible but warned they are "not out of the woods yet".
The new bank that emerged from the breakup of Greece's troubled Hellenic Postbank will initially hire all of the old lender's staff but offer voluntary redundancies
as it tries to cut payroll costs by 30%, its management said on Saturday.
It is important to note that specific time limits now apply to voluntary redundancies
The University and College Union (UCU) said the UCU and UNISON have negotiated an extension to the time limit for applications for voluntary redundancies
Remploy is seeking voluntary redundancies
at its 57 sites across the UK in a bid to cut costs and improve efficiency.