EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Groupe Sud Presse

Groupe Sud Presse

Geographic Location

Country: Belgium


Sector: Information / communication
Publishing, audiovisual and broadcasting activities
58.13 - Publishing of newspapers
Group: Groupe Rossel

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-02-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 125
Planned Job Reductions max: 125
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-02-2003

Additional Information

The Sud Presse Group (La nouvelle Gazette, La Meuse, La Capitale, Le Quotidien de Namur et La Province) has announced a restructuring plan that threatened 125 workers, including 52 reporters. The Group has yet laid-off 134 workers in 1999.