Socialist Worker

Thousands sacked every day

Issue No. 1760

Jobs axed last month

NEC 4,000 
Reuters 1,340
TrinityMirror 800 
Post Office 2,100 
DrKW 1,500 
Lucent 20,000 
Alcatel 14,000 
ABB 12,000 
Fujitsu 9,000 
JDS 7,000 
Hewlett Packard 6,000 
Ericsson 22,000 
Compaq 8,000
BT 6,000 
Invesys 6,000
Infineon 5,000 
NTL 4,300 
Marconi 4,000 
IBM 1,500 
Coming 1,000 
Philips 10,000 
Donside Paper
250


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Sat 4 Aug 2001, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1760
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