EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

TeliaSonera

Company/Organisation:
TeliaSonera

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden

Company

Sector: Information / communication
Telecommunications
61 - Telecommunications
Number Employed: 28000
Group: Telia Sonera

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 31-05-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 1500
Planned Job Reductions max: 1500
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Direct Dismissals: 700

Additional Information

TeliaSonera Sweden needs for personnel reductions is estimated around 1.500 jobs. Approximately 500 of these are hired staff and around 300 have retired through existing arrangements or found a new post within the group. Consequently, the resizing involves some 700 of TeliaSonera Sweden's employees.