Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
49.1 - Passenger rail transport, interurban
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VR, a Finnish train operator, has announced redundancies of up to 98 employees from its ticket sales and customer services. The company is starting negotiations with employee representatives on the cuts.
The company is not planning on closing stations or service locations, but it notes that over half of its tickets are now being bought via internet or from vending machines.
20-08-2012VR Group press release