Unions challenge Veolia redundancy plan

France
Unions at the Veolia Eau water company are opposed to proposals from the company for a plan to cut 1500 jobs on the basis of voluntary redundancies or redeployments. They are also unhappy about company plans to change working time arrangements and cut holiday entitlement. The unions argue that the cuts will have an impact on services and workloads and are simply a way of boosting productivity to keep shareholders happy. [Read more at > Humanite news website (FR)->http://www.humanite.fr/social-eco/veolia-eau-veut-supprimer-1500-emplois-en-france-517935] [And at > CGT (FR)->http://www.spterritoriaux.cgt.fr/spip.php?article6281]

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