EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

UTA Telekom

UTA Telekom

Geographic Location

Country: Austria
Region: Wien; Ostösterreich
Location of affected unit(s): Wien


Sector: Information / communication
61 - Telecommunications
Number Employed: 600

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 22-05-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 92
Planned Job Reductions max: 192
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2004

Additional Information

According to the employees' representatives, 100 jobs had to be shed in the frame of a restructuring plan. On May 27 2003, management announced some measures to improve competitivity, among which the suppression of 32 full-time jobs. December 2003. Until the end of 2004, 60 jobs have to be shed above the ones already announced in the frame of the cost-reducing programme but also as a response to the market situation.