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Unemployment: Planned redundancies twice the rate of last recession

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A number of household names have announced redundancy plans since the pandemic began Employers in Britain are planning more than twice as many redundancies than they did at the height of the last recession, new figures show. About 180,000 job cuts were planned from January to March 2009, while 380,000 were planned from May… Read more →

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Belfast International Airport: Unite says 54 redundancies planned

Image copyright PAcemaker Image caption Unite has called for a strategy to protect airport jobs There are plans to make 54 security workers redundant at Belfast International Airport, the Unite union has said. Unite said it had been notified about the planned redundancies by employer Wilson James. The union said the workers had thought they would be protected through the… Read more →