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Continental Automotive plant in Huntsville, Ala., has given notice to 377 workers. … DM Industries will be laying off 206 employees by this July 10… Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is requesting 1,000 municipal layoffsThe Spokane Public School system has notified 103 teachers that their contracts will not be renewed… The Leader-Herald has laid off 4 employeesDragon Products’ cement plant is temporarily laying off an undisclosed amount of workers.

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DuPont plans to layoff another 2,000 employeesAmerican General Finance will layoff 500 employees as it closes 150 locations… Virgin Media plans to close a customer service department, resulting in 322 job cuts… Student Loan company Nelnet Inc. is laying off 250 employeesThe Puyulup School District will lay off 69 teachers as the distrcit suffers a decrease in funding… Capital One Financial Corp. is laying off 66 employees at its offices in Goochland County…

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General Motors announces another massive restructuring plan that involves closing 13 plants and laying off another 21,000 employeesRiverside County announces possible 1,000 layoffs as part of a new 2009-2010 budget… Magna International Inc. will temporarily lay off about 725 employees as it cuts production at its St. Thomas plant next month…

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General Motors Corp. announced approximately 1,600 layoffs to occur in the next few days… Liquor and wine producer Brown-Forman Corp. plans to cut 250 jobs, or 6% of its workforce… Robert Bosch automotive plant is laying off 225 South Carolina employees… In another round of layoffs, Georgia-Pacific’s Plattsburg toilet paper mill will lay off 39 workers by mid May… Calvert City, Kentuky’s Gerdau Ameristeel plant lays off 28 employees.

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Toshiba will be laying off 3,900 contract workers in Japan within the next year. … Sony Ericsson announces its quarterly loses and its plan to cut another 2,000 jobs. … In Twinsburg, Ohio, Chrysler will scale down its operations, including cutting up to 500 jobs. … Another round of layoffs at semiconductor manufacturer Teradyne Inc. affects 350 employees…Virginia’s Media General has laid off 300 employees. … New Hampshire-based Tele Atlas will cut 260 jobs, 140 in North American and 120 in Lebanon.

A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

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Facing budget pressures, the city of New York may have to trim 7,000 positions. … Detroit Public Schools is closing 23 schools and laying off 600 employees. … Tucson is also looking at 607 cuts to its school system. … In Iowa, Deere & Co. is putting 160 workers on indefinite leave.

A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world.

many small screws 150Mittal Steel will lay off more than 1,000 workers. … Australian mining company Rio Tinto will cut 1,000 jobs. … Some 200 more employees will be cut from Caterpillar before end of week. … Construction equipment maker Manitowoc will cut 159 jobs in Milwaukee. … APAC Customer Service lays off 95 call center employees. … Seattle-based Isilon Systems let 40 employees go

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Canadian aircraft maker Bombardier Aerospace will be laying off 3,000 employees, 10 percent of its workforce, from plants in the US, Canada, Mexico, and Northern Ireland… Britain’s life insurance company, Aviva, plans to cut 1,690 jobs… Swiss Reinsurance Co. announces plan to pare back 1,000 positions in the next year… BP petrochemical plant will be letting go of 620 employees from its solar power plants… North Carolina State University may lay off up to 150 employees by July 1st… Green Bay telemarketing company, APAC, is laying off 95 employees… And the government today reported that the national unemployment rate hit 8.5% in March.

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Market researcher Nielson Co., will lay off 1,600 employeesCardinal Health plans to dismiss 1,300 employees in its clinical and medical products unit… Exide Technologies will cut 567 Bristol, Tennessee jobsFried Frank is eliminating 99 positions, 41 associates and 58 staff… French ski and snowboard manufacturer, Rossingol, pares back 30 percent of its workforce… The Boston Herald reduces its workforce by 6 percent

Screwed: 1,200 at 3M

by Olga Tchoumak on April 1, 2009 in News,Work

A daily review of the employment fallout around the country and the world. screw 150

The Minnesota-based 3M cuts 1,200 employees, 1.5 percent of its workforce, in another round of layoffs… Forbes media lays off another 50 employees… Michigan-based Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. gives another 49 workers the axe… Virginia’s VCU Health System cuts 30 positions instead of the promised 300… Biopharmaceutical company Genaera Corp. will cut 80 percent of its workforce by May 1st… Cessna Aircraft Co. warns of another round of layoffs in addition to the 4,600 let go since last November.