32 jobs to go at Dublin hotel

One of Dublin's top hotels is seeking to cut 32 jobs as part of a voluntary redundancy programme.

Staff at the Conrad Hotel in the city centre were informed of the lay-offs during an emergency meeting today.

They were told the cuts were necessary due to falling profits.

SIPTU, which represents 180 workers at the hotel, is due to meet management later today.

More on this topic

MEP calls for 'urgent intervention' as almost 70 jobs to be lost in MonaghanMEP calls for 'urgent intervention' as almost 70 jobs to be lost in Monaghan

Planning permission refusal puts 300 ESB and Bord na Mona jobs at risk Planning permission refusal puts 300 ESB and Bord na Mona jobs at risk

Bord na Móna workers to protest against job losses in Co LongfordBord na Móna workers to protest against job losses in Co Longford

70 Bord na Móna staff facing potential lay-offs in the Midlands70 Bord na Móna staff facing potential lay-offs in the Midlands

More in this Section

Munster is the location of choice for those in the Life Sciences sectorMunster is the location of choice for those in the Life Sciences sector

Johnson Controls puts diversity and inclusion firmly in spotlight Johnson Controls puts diversity and inclusion firmly in spotlight

Building a food industry that is the gold standardBuilding a food industry that is the gold standard

Any Brexit deal will hit every part of NI’s ‘weak’ economy, warns business lobbyAny Brexit deal will hit every part of NI’s ‘weak’ economy, warns business lobby


Lifestyle

Leopard print midi dresses and sequins swirled beneath glossy goddess hair and golden headbands as the great and the good of Cork gathered for ieStyle Live.Leopard print and sequins to the fore at inaugural #IEStyleLive event

You have a long half-term break ahead of you all, and there’s only so much screen time anyone in the family can handle. Everyone is going to need a book-break at some point or another.We reviewed some of the best new books to keep kids entertained over half-term

Sexual politics, snideput-downs and family rivalries are fuelling the trouble brewing in a small Midlands town.Charlie Murphy and Pat Shortt star in new Irish film 'Dark lies the Island'

Robert Hume tells of the eccentric MP for Athboy, Co. Meath – born 300 years ago this month – who thought he was a teapot, and was afraid his spout might break off.A strange brew of a man: The MP for Meath who believed he was a teapot

More From The Irish Examiner