Unions and Aer Lingus to hold further talks on cost cuts

Trade union officials are due to hold further talks with Aer Lingus management today to discuss the company's latest cost-cutting proposals.

Representatives of SIPTU and IMPACT were briefed last week on the plan to reduce costs by up to €100m.

The two unions have expressed major concerns about a possible move to outsource up to 1,500 jobs.

They are due to meet shop stewards after today's talks at Dublin Airport to outline whatever proposals are put forward by the airline.


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