Union to meet Babcock & Brown over takeover

27 Mar 2006

Officials from Ireland’s Communications Workers’ Union (CWU) are to meet with Australia’s Babcock & Brown to discuss the latter’s plans to take over the eircom group. The CWU represents around 7,000 eircom employees and is concerned about rumours that the Aussie firm plans to break up the Irish PTO if it buys it.

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