Job cuts

Opel moves German employees to French PSA plants

Opel production in Germany So far, little more than a dozen volunteers have signed up for the temporary transfer. (Photo: dpa) Munich The carmaker Opel … Read more

Frankfurt airport boss wants extended short-time work until 2022

Fraport boss Stefan Schulte The airport operator had meanwhile sent around 18,000 of the 22,000 short-time employees. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Due to the continuing corona … Read more

Paris criticizes Airbus – 2000 jobs could be saved

Jean-Baptiste Djebbari The State Secretary in the Ministry of Transport calls on Airbus to fire as few employees as possible. (Photo: AFP) Paris The French … Read more

Fashion group Esprit wants to close every second branch in Germany

Remains of an Esprit logo Numerous fashion chains suffer from fierce competition from online retailers from Amazon to Zalando. (Photo: dpa) Düsseldorf The ailing fashion … Read more

Corona crisis forces audio specialists Sennheiser to cut jobs

“The entire event and music industry has practically come to a standstill worldwide due to the corona pandemic,” says co-CEO Daniel Sennheiser, 46. The Eurovision … Read more

T-Systems is pushing ahead with conversion by moving away from telecommunications

T-Systems-Chef Adel Al-Saleh “The phase of systematic digitization is now beginning to make companies strong beyond this exceptional situation.” (Photo: Reuters) Berlin The major customer … Read more