EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Swedia Networks

Company/Organisation:
Swedia Networks

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden

Company

Sector: Information / communication
Telecommunications
61 - Telecommunications
Number Employed: 3030
Group: Telia

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-09-2002
Planned Job Reductions min: 400
Planned Job Reductions max: 400
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Direct Dismissals: 400

Additional Information

The restructuring, which is due to the postponement of the investments in the third-generation mobile system, is the second of the year. After the dismissal of 500 people, the staff will be further reduced by 400 workers. All the locations of the company will be affected excepted the branch on Gotland.