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Hitt og þetta 31. ágúst 2006

TeliaSonera Finland to cut 165 jobs - report

Nordic Business Report-August 31, 2006-TeliaSonera Finland to cut 165 jobs - report
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Finnish telecomms operator TeliaSonera Finland, part of the Finnish-Swedish TeliaSonera AB, is reportedly starting personnel negotiations concerning a cutback of some 165 jobs.

The possible job cuts are reportedly connected to the restructuring of the company's Customer Services and Systems Division.

According to TeliaSonera Finland the layoffs within the division are not to be directed at customer service jobs.

The company said that it was taking on 100 new employees to work in customer service, reported the Finnish news agency STT.

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